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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in Bilbao you must see this! It is a flying tram or boat or something wonderful! You realize how incredible were the industrial solutions in the begining of the 20th century. Can't miss it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Helder S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Puente Colgante is an iron bridge located in Getxo, a little and rich town in the surroundings of Bilbao, a city in the north part of Iberian Peninsula. This iron bridge has a suspension mechanism to transport people to the other part of the river....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

I'm a bit freak for a rivers & bridges so for me this was a unique experience. The oldest transport bridge in the world , connecting to small towns . One of the biggest ones in th world.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank OzzrenPBJ
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Cheap easy access a must do activity. Engineering at its best a lovely walk along the river side. The prom good too

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kay S
Reviewed 5 November 2018

If you are in Portugalete this is a must experience to see Getxo on the other side of the river. The alternative by car is almost a half hour while this takes 5 minutes. Interesting things to see on the other side of the river...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank correaalberto
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Gladly we rented a car to go to SAN Sebastián and on the way back to Bilbao we took a detour to see this bridge... It’s nice, but a bit overrated.. when we had taken the Subway to visit it we probably were desillusioned... but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 472peew
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We got here quite early for a trip along the high walkway. But it was closed. On a Saturday afternoon!. So we had a drink or two at the on site bar overlooking the river (well priced and great river views). Although the crossing via...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brian85361
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is a great piece of industrial heritage in the outsckirts of Bilbao. Lovely way to get across the river.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bart d
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful bridge from the end of the 19th century. In the tradition of Eiffel. The oldest in its kind. There is a small bar on top of the ticket shop. Let the Seabreeze mingle with your hair!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

If you have the chance and have the to go to the outskirts of Bilbao please visit and cross the bridge. You can either drive your car or walk on the platform to be transported from one side of the river to the other. Crossing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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