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Puente Bizkaia

C/ Barria, N 3 - Bajo 48.930 | Bilbao, 48930, Spain
+34 944 80 10 12
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4 weeks ago
“A must, if you like the engineering masterpiece”
10 Apr 2017
“very original in its own right”
C/ Barria, N 3 - Bajo 48.930 | Bilbao, 48930, Spain
+34 944 80 10 12

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting and pretty rare today, bridge solution. The impressive construction, still fulfilling its task. Do not miss, if you traval between Santander and Bilbao.

Thank laserkid
Reviewed 10 April 2017

it will be a pity to miss this piece of engineering, is located in las arenas a very residential area worth pay a visit

Thank freeartist
Reviewed 29 March 2017

VIZCAYA TRANSPORTER BRIDGE Bizkaiko Zubia in Basque, Puente de Vizcaya in Spanish, Puento Colgante To get to the bridge, take the Metro L1 to Areeta. The terminus for this line is Plentzia which is shown on the train. The Metro stop is in Ibaigane Kalea...More

2  Thank robair11
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We work the Metro from the old town to Areeta and then walked 300m or so to river and transporter bridge one of the few left in the world ,although we have 2 in the Uk Newport and Middlesbrough Paid the 0.40 E to cross...More

Thank indigor
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I've seen a lot of strange bridges, but this tops it all ! The "hanging" service transports even the cars etc., but the kick comes from crossing walking on top (elevators will bring you there )

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Hop on a metro either blue line 2 (Kabiezes) or red line 1 (Plentzia). We travelled on the blue line, got off in Portugalete. Head down to the Nervion river, while enjoying the ambience of the town. After watching the transporter do its thing, very...More

Thank JeaFran
Reviewed 13 November 2016

You take a lift up to the top walk across and then get back across using the carrier which goes along the river. The area surrounding it isn't the nicest and its slightly removed from the centre but you can get the tube there quite...More

Thank Aleks S
Reviewed 10 November 2016

when you visit bilbao you need to be here impressive views from the top of the bridge very secure then when you cross the other side you can enjoy lot of activities ,restaurants ,the city and small shops with suveneirs,this is a monument of unesco...More

Thank Francisco N
Reviewed 5 November 2016

It is cool to look at it from afar. However, on it, the views are not that great. The walking portion on top is just a way to make money, I would not recommend spending the nearly seven euros to walk across. Not that special.

Thank Bridget M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Vizcaya Bridge (Puente de Vizcaya in Spanish), is a transporter bridge that links the towns of Portugalete and Las Arenas in the Biscay province of Spain, crossing the mouth of the Nervion River. Usually called, el Puente Colgante, this hanging bridge was declared a...More

Thank Fernando D
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Philip D
Intending to cross by car - can I pay on the gondola or do I have to use the ticket machines?
28 June 2015|
Response from Santi N | Reviewed this property |
Hello, you can pay on the gondola without problem, there are people on it to collect you. Bye!
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Jesús. L
Se puede pasar por la pasarela superior cualquier día sin hacer reserva?
12 October 2016|
Response from Urlaubshesse | Reviewed this property |
No lo se - i crossed the river only by the ferry and didn't walk over the bridge
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Sara B
Para subir a la pasarela, ¿es necesario reservar en la página web, o se puede comprar la entrada allí directamente?
3 October 2016|
Response from Urlaubshesse | Reviewed this property |
Si, but can answer only in english. Arrive, buy the ticket and cross the bridge
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