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The Weak Knee Traveler wrote a review Dec 2020
Singapore, Singapore11,794 contributions662 helpful votes
These are a set of towers and bridges in the older part of strasbourg and are amongst the key attractions in town. In order to capture the bridges and towers in 1 pic, best to go to Barrage Vauban.
Date of experience: January 2020
JCB wrote a review Nov 2020
Purmerend, The Netherlands707 contributions36 helpful votes
This is not the Barrage Vauban, but you can see these 'Ponts Couverts' best from there. The bridges between the towers used to be covered with wooden roofs, but although these roofs were removed in 1784, the name Ponts Couverts (covered bridges) remained. Very nice defensive works to look at.…
Date of experience: September 2020
charbias wrote a review Nov 2020
Lyon, France161 contributions34 helpful votes
These have an interesting history and can be clearly seen from the roof of the Barrage Vauban. There are also places to sit and have a snack while watching the birds on the river.
Date of experience: October 2020
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8pairs wrote a review May 2020
Melbourne, Australia717 contributions178 helpful votes
Four bridges on the River Ill, and 3 towers in an historic and pretty part of Strasbourg. A lovely place to visit.
Date of experience: December 2019
MoonaMuslim wrote a review Apr 2020
642 contributions149 helpful votes
Above or below, both views are great. However, one has a nicer sight from above. It has an elevator, so it is also suitable for the elderly or wheelchair users. It is advisable to stop by twice, once during the day, when the sun is shining. Once in the evening or at night when everything is illuminated. I personally would associate Strasbourg with the Christmas market. This is probably the best time to visit the city…
Date of experience: February 2020