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Campo Volantin, 48007 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the 1990's, the far-sighted civic authorities commissioned top international architects and engineers for their key regeration projects, one being Santiago Calatrava for the new footbridge over the Nervion river, with his trademark curves and simple elegance. From a distance it looks taller than it...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You cross thIs ‘Lace’ bridge en route to the funicular railway. A nice footbridge with good views of the Guggenheim Museum.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a Walking bridge connecting both sides of Bilbao. It is not as impressive as other Calatravas but nevertheless worth to croos it. Nice views o the city from the orher site

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Graciela A
Reviewed June 10, 2019

We used this bridge on a number of occasions to cross the river whilst visiting Bilbao. It’s a modern design, really impressive to photograph & can be used to access the area near the Guggenheim museum.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank JTJD
Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

This is a beautiful, elegantly designed pedestrian bridge just upstream from the Guggenheim. It sits on two cantilever beams, giving it a somewhat magical, gravity defying feel. I recommend seeing it both in daylight and then again at night, when it is lit up and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank momo-colorado
Reviewed May 20, 2019

Designed by famous architect Santiago Calatrava in the same period as nearby Guggenheim the bridge is only for pedestrians to cross over from one paseo, a wide riverside boulevard to another. It forms an interesting picture with the modern twin towers when light reflects from...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Heli P
Reviewed May 18, 2019

Make sure you visit - it looks great on the photos. Not far from the Guggenheim museum and close to bars and parks.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank jaxxxB
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Superb looking, striking in the day and equally lovely in its illumation at night. Interesting texture to your feet while crossing.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kathryn F
Reviewed April 10, 2019 via mobile

Per my friend this is a work of an artist/architect. The glass bottom was part of the beauty. The citizens of Bilbao refused to use the bridge because of the glass. The artist/architect refuse to budge. The mayor stated his responsibility was to the comfort...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank 795gl
Reviewed April 10, 2019

A beautiful bridge that accentuates the modern buildings on the other side and through walking the slight curve you autopmatically get a view round the area.

Date of experience: March 2019
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