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Amazing work of nature and engineering! A must do!

Took a gentle but relentless winding walkway down the gorge toward the end of the day when long... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
brandywinemgmt
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Boston, Massachusetts
Once in a lifetime experience

A one in a lifetime experience... we actually walked all the way down and back .... it was a lot of... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
giulianap523
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

Took a gentle but relentless winding walkway down the gorge toward the end of the day when long shadows and cast to astound you with the myriad of colors, shades and grades of this spectacular natural gorge. Well traveled and well maintained with railings for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

According to the news a terrible tragedy occurred in late August. A flash flood killed ten people in the canyon below the bridge. When we walked down the steep walk to the bridge in late September is was cordoned off with a sign stating that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

A one in a lifetime experience... we actually walked all the way down and back .... it was a lot of effort but definitely worth it! There is also a navetta available.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

As we were lodging in the hotel just above the gorge, we managed to get there early in the morning (the sun didn't reach the bottom yet), so we were alone. Nice walk up the stream and refreshing bath in under a waterfall. When we...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

We hiked down to the Devil's Bridge from Civita... felt like it was straight down! Fantastic views and worth the effort! Thankfully, our guide had a 4x4 come down to take us back to the town! Don't think we would have made it back up...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank TravlinWee
Reviewed August 11, 2017

I saw the bridge from above: it is impressive and the legends surrounding its constructions are funny! What is really wonderful is the opportunity to explore the river below (Gole del Raganello is called the attraction), thanks to canyoning experiences. There are several organizations with...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

Hike down a zig-zag incline from the center of town to the bridge for a view of the gorge and shallow Ranganello river. If you don't want to make the climb back up, there is a jeep type vehicle available.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Karyn B
Reviewed July 13, 2017

The well maintained paved route down took about an hour taking it slowly and a bit longer going back (stopping off for a drink at the cafe about half way up. Take plenty of water. Took a picnic down and went below the bridge down...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank RoseBz
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Worth the long descent on an excellent stairway, but a tough climb back out, although retrieval via 4-wheel drive is possible. The gorge is a seismic canyon, not erosion caused, and is located at the base of an impressive cliff wall. Bridge was rebuilt after...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Douglas B
Reviewed April 26, 2017

This is a must-do in Civita. The canyon is spectacular viewed from town or from the Devil's Bridge. It is quite the walk down on stone stairs. Without knowing for sure how far we would go, we hiked downstream from the bridge on the town...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Because the bridge lies in a canyon with bad and terrifying rocks In Italy this name is common to others bridges staying in bad valley
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