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Tanners' Bridge

Rr. Punetoret e Rilindjes, Tirana, Albania
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Was important once

Obviously there is a lot of history behind this bridge. Sadly it now stands neglected. Groups of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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Old bridge

“A really old bridge” I was told. Okay, so let’s have a look. Literally a stone bridge. It’s nice... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kent, United Kingdom
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Rr. Punetoret e Rilindjes, Tirana, Albania
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Obviously there is a lot of history behind this bridge. Sadly it now stands neglected. Groups of man gathered on it which put us off photographing but in all honesty I wouldn't say it's worth the trip to see anyway. A pity

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

“A really old bridge” I was told. Okay, so let’s have a look. Literally a stone bridge. It’s nice, I wouldn’t go out of my way to see it. In the dark, a little uneven footing, could actually be dangerous with today’s health and safety

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

We did walk the broken pavement littered with garbage to see the bridge; there is really nothing to see today. Read about the history, save yourself the walk :)

Thank LoyalFox
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Much of Tirana's sights are located close to the city center, much like this bridge. Not much of a bridge. Visit as you walk about. Not worth making any special effort to visit.

Thank LAM487
Reviewed 9 July 2017

A not overly old bridge set amongst modern buildings. Only worth visiting as part of walking tour and not worth special trip.

Thank packyderm
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Once important for farming caravans to bring livestock and produce to town. The river got diverted and the miniature bridge got forgotten until fully restored in the 1990's. One of the most important cultural heritage monuments of Tirana.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Tanners' Bridge stands out like a sore thumb wedged between an apartment building and Bulevardi "Jean D'Arc". It's a short walk from Skanderbeg Square and definitely is worth a visit if you're a history buff. You can walk over the bridge or even take a...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 19 June 2017

... there really isn't much to this. It's a single span over what was once a small stream. It is one of the (precious) few remnants of the town's Ottoman past, but it's barely worth putting on the tourist map.

Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 12 June 2017

While walking around the city of Tirana we run into the Tanner´s Bridge. We took just a few step´s and we were over the bridge just like people has done already age´s. :-)

Thank Jari H
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This little bridge is all the remains of Tirana's Ottoman heritage. It's worth visiting for a glimpse of past times

Thank brian s
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