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Lungo la Strada dal Porticciolo | Piazza Principale di Torcello, Torcello, Italy
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 17, 2015

Most of the reviews posted here in English are for Torcello Island and don't mention this bridge. I have asked Tripadvisor to rectify this but I don't see why the so-called reviewers should be so lazy. The story goes that a young lady fell in...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed May 24, 2014

We have been lucky to visit Venice on several occasions and always make a day trip to Torcello to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and slower pace of life. On the walk from the Vaporetto Stop inland, the Canal is on your right and after a...More

1  Thank bsandrs
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone was taking photos on this bridge,. The setting is like a postcard. Everyone was making it a point to take a photo on the bridge. Inspiring. No rails. The architecture shows it medieval orinin. The legend of a young girl making a pact with...More

Thank ctsounis
Reviewed October 7, 2018

This is one of the few parapet-less bridges in Venice. It's just there and is a great photo opportunity particularly for the romantic. Most times you'll have it all to yourselves.

Reviewed August 20, 2018

Without going into the historical references, we just got the pictures clicked in the hot weather and got back to the shade to save us form the Sun. But yes, it's good for getting great pictures

Thank Ankur G
Reviewed July 16, 2018

walked past this bridge, didn't go on it, be careful one slip and your in the canal, but it looked nice, and a good chance to take some photo with the canal in the background.

Thank ColinF1048
Reviewed July 9, 2018

One of the two bridges of Torcello is the Ponte del Diavolo (Devil’s Bridge), that crosses the Maggiore Canal, the waterway that connects the historic center of Torcello with the lagoon. It goes back to the fifteenth century but recent archaeological investigations have established that...More

1  Thank Tony1218
Reviewed June 4, 2018

We watched the brickies repair this bridge over a number of years and what a job...I would be proud to have worked on it.it's lovely. We like Torcello a great deal and the Ponte del Diavolo restaurant is superb!!!

Thank Alan E
Reviewed May 21, 2018

After getting off at the water taxi station, walk straight ahead down the main canal and you will come across this cute little bridge. Nice photo-op.

Thank karimmaarouf
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

A good photo or selfie point. Not much to see on the island but interesting place to hang out for a while to see another side of the Venice area.

Thank Ducatisti69
Reviewed March 28, 2018

A fun little stop, ofcourse a place to take some photos. You can find it on your way from the vaporetto stop to the main basilica.

1  Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Unusual design spanning the little canal. Nice views down tho the church and a couple of boats passed under the bridge. Just interesting to see it’s unusual design.

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