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Constructed during the era of the Countess Matilde di Canossa (1046-1115,) this medieval bridge that spans the Serchio River is said to have been built with the aid of the devil himself.
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All reviews the river devil's bridge ponte della great view both sides car park well worth a visit worth a stop beautiful bridge small village interesting architecture great history free parking visiting lucca steep walk legend drive
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

very different architecture, great for a quick visit and a walk .. not much else there but a must to visit while there

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Fiumes61
Reviewed July 28, 2019

It's an exquisite work of architecture with a very long history; it's a place where you can feel the flow of time beneath your feet. Plus, kids love running up and down. Definitely worth the trip.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

We were travelling to Lucca when we saw the Maddalena bridge and his particula shape. You can easily stop your car in a parking a few meters before it. Around you can find a restaurant. I suggest you to go up the bridge, cross it,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2019

Very lovely bridge, very famous but worth the drive. Very good spot to take picture. Interesting architecture, beautifully fits into surrounding landscape.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

You have to wonder how it was built given the unique shape of the arch. It's quite a climb to the top but gives a great view when there. Amazing that it's survived the dam, railway and war

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 1, 2019

US Memorial Day visit to the Gothic Line museum and German bunker tour and the Devil's bridge. The story of the bridge is local legend and was not destroyed in WWII. The WWII events in this small village as the Allies liberate the local town...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 28, 2019

While this bridge is undeniably historic and picturesque and worth the visit, it really is only at most a 30 minute visit. There is only one place to park, on the east side of the river (opposite side from the town of Borgo a Mazzano)...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

This is one of the bridges one sees ona postcard and wonders where it is. Well it is near Borgo a Mozzano in Tuscany. One can walk over it from one side of the Serchio River to the other side. The bridge is 14th century...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

Built around 1100AD this was an important river crossing on the pilgrimage route from France to Rome. Now traffic free it is worth a few photos from the nearby carpark on the roadside about 10 miles N of Lucca.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank johnfred4
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Bridge is quite unique, but the view from it is breath taking. One of my favourite spots in Italy! <3

Date of experience: July 2018
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