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Ancient bridge (11th century) with towers..
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Sobre el rio Fluvia 17850, Besalu, Spain
+34 972 59 12 40
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All reviewsmedieval townwell worth a visitthe main squarefew hourssmall citycivil warold citybeautiful villagecouple of hoursphoto opportunitiestaking placelovely lunchshort walkshops sellingmemorable experiencelovely viewwalk around
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visiting Besalu is visiting the bridge, a nice well kept monument that gives a nice view of Besalu.You can park to the Bridge side and cross it to go to Besalu, or you can prak in Besalu and visit the bridge.

Thank carlos g
Reviewed 5 days ago

Definitely worth a detour off the main road to visit Besalu itself but particularly the Roman Bridge with its many arches and fortifications.

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely bridge and town. Well worth a visit. You can jump in the river if it gets too hot, and sunbathe on it’s grassy banks.

Thank StephenKAdams
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s always a delight to see this historic town and soak up the atmosphere. It was particularly nice since there was a lot of water in the river after a particularly heavy rain. If you like the town, there’s a novel about it that is...More

Thank velagato
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On visiting Besalu, do not miss the opportunity to walk across the medieval bridge crossing the river. The views are stunning and simply take your breath away. Listen to the magical sounds of the handpan being played as you walk under the portcullis. One of...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a coach excursion to a quirky town of Besalu. Lots of restaurants and shops for all your needs. The landmark is its famous Roman Bridge with arches allowing many photo opportunities. A beautiful town of Besalu with a wonderful bridge. Worth a visit...More

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This really is a must see if you are in Northern Catalunya. A fairy tale bridge with fantastic photo opportunities.

Thank Mike V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When visiting Besalu look out for the guy playing the Handpan on the Bridge, its like a spell looking at the scenery and the handpan just sets everything together

Thank visitor19942015
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

It is very unusual for a roman fortified bridge to survive, most being widened or replaced for modern traffic. Here in Besalu, as a new river crossing was built, this beautiful old bridge has been retained and repaired. Excellent information in several languages is available...More

Thank Francis M
Reviewed April 22, 2018

This 1000 year old bridge is a marvel and worth having a look. Situated in the most beautiful countryside it enables a spectacular view of the local scenery. Definitely worth a look.

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January 13, 2016|
Response from dieniggi |
there is a bus from Girona. Check out TEISA bus. I´ll be going there next week from Barcelona.
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