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Enjoy the Views

We conveniently found free parking to the north of the bridge and the River Tarn. The walk from... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Linda C
Old Bridge

Definitely something to see as you wander round the old town. Very interesting history. Good... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2018
OldishTraveller
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We conveniently found free parking to the north of the bridge and the River Tarn. The walk from the residential neighborhood to the cathedral and medieval area took us to a small public park/square where you could look across the river to the Pont Vieux...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Definitely something to see as you wander round the old town. Very interesting history. Good views of the town and river from the bridge itself.

Thank OldishTraveller
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

A lovely walk across one of several bridges over the Tarn river. We also enjoyed a boat trip under the bridge. Look over nets the columns to see the giant catfish in the shallows waiting to catch an unsuspecting seagull or 2!!

Thank MichelleAustralia17
Reviewed September 18, 2018

I really enjoyed the walk on the bridge and the views of the river and the Cathedral. Wonderful photos on a sunny day. Albi is worth a visit.

Thank Traveller-vp
Reviewed September 7, 2018

A really interesting bridge with figs growing right out of it, very pleasant stroll with great views of the Tarn river and the palace with the cathedral.

Thank nemanja1205
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Best place to go for a photo of the cathedral and the river. Lovely views all around as it crosses the Tarn.

Thank Troddles
Reviewed July 24, 2018

From the bridge you get some great views of the river Tarn, the Cathedral and both sides of the city of Albi. If you are in Albi and must see.

Thank Benno Z
Reviewed June 29, 2018

This bridge, classified as a historic monument, was first built in 1035/42 over the river Tarn and is still in use. It is well worth seeing, just a brief and easy walk down from the cathedral and provides good vantage points for photography of the...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

The most magnificent thing about this great feat of medieval engineering is the views of the old city, the cathedral and the Barbie, beautiful stroll

Thank rickyspa1
Reviewed May 28, 2018

A medieval brige over the Tarn river, only a fex minutes from the celebrated cathedral and quite a spectacle from it over the falls and an old mill. Birds galore flying over the foaming waters

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