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Vizcaya Bridge

C/ Barria, N 3 - Bajo 48.930 | Bilbao, 48930 Getxo, Spain
+34 944 80 10 12
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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C/ Barria, N 3 - Bajo 48.930 | Bilbao, 48930 Getxo, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The 125-year old bridge straddles the Nervion River and connects Portugalete and Las Arenas (Getxo). Also called Puente Colgante that translates to ‘suspension bridge’, it is actually a transporter bridge. With a large hanging gondola-style cable car, this 19th Century metal structure was groundbreaking at...More

Thank DP49
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good way to cross to Getxo and have a look around there. You can make a roundtrip if you take metro line 2 from Bilbao, then cross to Getxo and there take metro line 1 back to Bilbao. Costs 4.20 euro's in total.

Thank Marie-Anne05
Reviewed 6 days ago

Considered the Eiffel Tower of the Basque Country. You can put your car on it and go across, walk across on the very top walkway or ride in the car that hangs underneath. Kind of fun and cheap. An engineering marvel.

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 1 week ago

makes some journeys a lot shorter. Not much waiting. reasonable cost. A bit of fun. (be aware that your sat nav can get confused on the western side).

Thank goodwillw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a world heritage site, it's a cheap trip across, there are restaurants on both sides and access to a beach and it's worth a trip out from Bilbao on the metro to spend the day in the old town eating fish, riding the street...More

Thank LargelyMonk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a curiosity this kind of moving bridge. Yiou can go there to have a look and observe how to go from one side to the other one without crossing yoursel. It will take you les than 15 minutes but it's nice to see it

Thank Emmanuel R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service! Beatiful bridge, nice view really enjoy to used several times durring our hollidays!

Thank Светлана Л
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visit the bridge, take the the gondola to another side or just use the lift to go up. Cant miss this, wish to go back again.

Thank Honza H
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

40 cents to cross is really underprized was our opinion. The can ask an euro . To lit a candle in a church is more expensive. It is a short crossing but nice to experience the bridge. The walk above the hangbridge is 7.50 euro...More

Thank Mgretl
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Heard about this technical masterpiece and was amazed to be able to use the last remaining piece ... so many were in France and all destructed by war or taking down by will.

Thank David_F1206
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