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Absolutely beautiful

Please don't miss this. Stands right near the Alcazaba. Two birds with one stone. One of the main... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2013
Atlanta, Georgia
Hard to believe its so old.

This was one of the highlights of our stay in Merida. If you like Roman history this town is for... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2013
Cairns, Australia
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Avenida Portugal s/n, 06800 Merida, Spain
+34 924 33 07 22
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All reviews across the river nice stroll guadiana river on foot excellent condition vehicular traffic knew how take pictures piece of history thousand years spans alcazaba testament centuries parks town meters
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Reviewed 1 August 2013

Great to see and walk along this extremely old bridge. You can access the park about half way across.

Thank pdxballard
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Please don't miss this. Stands right near the Alcazaba. Two birds with one stone. One of the main entry points into the old city.

Thank rosyshade
Reviewed 28 April 2013

This was one of the highlights of our stay in Merida. If you like Roman history this town is for you. The bridge is in excellent condition and we are glad it is now for walking only so it will stay that way. There had...More

1  Thank GayeOz
Reviewed 3 February 2013

it is almost unbeliveble that a bridge has been done 2000 year ago and its perfectly well kept. you have the feeling it is the most 100 y.o., not 2000 walk the bridge, take some pictures, walk on the shore, amire alcazaba.

Thank littlekimms
Reviewed 10 January 2013

The Puente Romano to this old City is in great condition and if you start from here, sets the scene beautifully. Merida must be one of the best cities to visit in Spain, the number of splendid Roman ruins dotted around the city, all within...More

1  Thank Robert K
Reviewed 25 October 2012

we entered Merida on foot over this incredibly well preserved Roman bridge (I can remember when road vehicles used it!) No better way to enter any city. PS: call it 'Puente' and not 'Punto'!

1  Thank Guide810656
Reviewed 30 August 2012

The Punto Romano bridge is the longest Roman one remaining in the world. It was 755 meters long with 62 spans, but now is 721 meters (0.45 miles) with 60 spans. it functions as a pedestrian bridge presently. It is an impressive sight, though I...More

1  Thank Julian S
Reviewed 12 July 2012

Nice to cross the old bridge to the park and open space on the other side.

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 15 June 2012

This bridge has been here a long time, and the sight of it in the evening sunshine is very moving. Amazing.

Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 1 May 2012

I would have enjoyed a stroll over this impressive construction so much more if it hadn't been for the icy wind and rain (April!). A walk around the mid-stream island would also have been nice on a good day. Weather aside, it's well worth seeing...More

1  Thank MountLondon
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