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Praca da Republica | Santa Maria, Tavira 8800-316, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to see and spend some time in a good weather. There are a lot of restaurants for a coffee.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TimKS82
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Can’t miss this spot in the center of town. Often there are street performers. Very romantic at sun down. Good for people watching. There is a myth about the bridge and why on one side the river has one name and on the other a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

When arriving by bus, this emblemic bridge is one of the first sights you see, when exiting the bus station towards town. Connecting two parts of the town, the structure is pedestrianised and includes seats, often occupied by buskers or ambulants craftspeople.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mabinho
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Pedestrian bridge over the River Gilao, gives great views up and downstream. Lots of places for Photo opportunities.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mitaroc
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Monday 15th October and we crossed Gilão River , twice over 2 seperate pedestrian bridges, in the small City of Tavira The first time we walked over Ponte das Forcas Armadas (Bridge of the Armed Forces). This bridge was built shortly after the floods of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David D
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Just makes Tavira even more special. The roman structure is magical specially in the evening.Romantic and a special place. Look at the lovers padlocks when you cross it or take a seat and take the views on the very hold stone seats!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lisboadolphin
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Romantic place, medieval bridge, in high season very crowded especially at the evenings. Worth to see.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank katarzynab675
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Certainly one of the most famous buildings of Tavira. Pittoresque small pedestrian bridge crossing the river. Not an architectural masterpiece, but a vestige of the past with a romantic charm.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CPJD00
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Pretty bridge with great views and good photo opportunity. Not much note to really describe it but def should see if in Tavira!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joandgraham
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Views galore wherever you look from the bridge and plenty of shops and restaurants nearby too. Good to watch the fish when the tide is in and when it's out. A word of warning though - don't wear high heels!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jane H
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