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Ponte Rion Antirion

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Address: Patras, Greece
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Watch the view while walking

Worth walking through that bridge. There's a free ferry that takes you from/to Rio-Antirrio which is also cool so the best would be to walk one way and ferrying the other.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 5, 2014
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Worth walking through that bridge. There's a free ferry that takes you from/to Rio-Antirrio which is also cool so the best would be to walk one way and ferrying the other.

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Athens, Greece
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92 reviews 92 reviews
4 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

This bridge is one of the best on earth....and very important for western Greece...sea connection were closed when windy more than 6 Bofor...really is an experience to visit and wonder...don't miss it...

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Athens, Greece
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43 reviews 43 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Yes, every time I drive on the bridge I have a feeling of a movie star travelling around the world. I enjoy the view from any angle and I am thankful I have the privilege of using it. When the weather is clear, you can enjoy a lot of the scenery around.

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Patras
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

OK, we are talking about a bridge, nothing really exiting about it bar it's span and length. Since it's inauguration in 2004 it has become a landmark for the surrounding region and a must for tourists in the neighborhood. I have crossed it on my bike!

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Varanasi, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

After being forced to motor under the bridge going East, we sailed back going West. Good job control tower and captain.

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I have also ran across the Golden Gate Bridge (see: http://www.looptijden.nl/content/foto/2238.jpg) which still is my best bridge run, with a view of San Francisco, but my run over this bridge with a very nice over over Patras is a very good second place! I would recommend everybody who likes to run or walk to cross this bridge by foot and... More 

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
7 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Great bridge especially some nights when is full of lights. But it has really expensive tolls(13.9), this is unacceptable! It is better to go by ferry (6€)!

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Patras, Greece
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Pont Rio - Antirio is one of the most beautiful bridges in the world to walk or bicycle The view from the bridge is awesome, but the toll is 2 expensive ! This is the reason why so many people are using the ferries.

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ness ziona
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We are a family of 5. Our car from hertz didn't have ferry insurance so we split two kids went with me on the ferry- free if you don't have a car with you. My husband paid 13 euro and crossed the bridge with one of our daughters. If you ask me we got the better deal, but both parties... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

great addution , desperately needed in this region ,way too expensive that is why people are going back to the ferries. The tolls should be cut in half!!!

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