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Reviewed December 10, 2018

This is one of the four bridges that span the Grand Canal. Ponte degli Scalzi is a busy bridge with commuters and tourists as it is near the train station. We walked it here after we visited the Rialto Bridge.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Nice spot to take photo of Grand Canal and people passing by. But upon arrival, beware of your luggages as there are many around who will just carry them and offer porter service. So if you don't intend to pay, then better hold on to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

Always a beautiful site to exit the Venice train station and cross the Ponte degli Scalzi as you enter the beautiful and magical city of Venice! An amazing view and no better way to start a trip in Venice!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank texag80
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

It is one of the bridges that you can use to cross over the Grand Canal. Great views of either side of the canal. Welcome to Venice!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lcb5310
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

There are 4 bridges that cross the Grand Canal. This is probably the most ordinary one. It is sort of like a mini version of Rialto bridge. Useful nonetheless.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lapyang Joseph L
Reviewed August 24, 2018

The bridges across Venice are beautiful structures made by true architects. This bridge is located just outside the train station so you can't miss it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank melmel58f
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Its quite a hike if you are carrying luggage, and it can be frustrating with all those selling wares, they won't take no for an answer and just about fill up each side of the steps with their goods. But stand in the middle and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bernice D
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Every bridge in Venice is beautiful, they offer a nice view and this one is crossing the canal then you have to points of view.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank J_Borges_01
Reviewed June 24, 2018

When you exit the train station, this is the bridge you cross over the Grand Canal. It looks steep, may even seem steep, but it's really not that bad. We even hauled our luggage across it and did just fine. And you can take great...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Eileen P
Reviewed May 28, 2018

One of 4 bridges that cross the Grand Canal, it is located close to Stazione Santa Lucia and connects sestiere Cannaregio with Santa Croce. It is a single arch stone bridge, elegant in its simplicity, completed in 1934. From atop this bridge are great photo...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Response from Ryszard M | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion Ponte della Constituzione.