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Probably not really a tourist attraction as its just a bridge that the local trains run across... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Railway bridge

Scenic railway bridge, over a scenic river, in Tavira town. Nice place to walk around, beats the... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
Ghent, Belgium
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

I can't believe people review this railway bridge? Best thing that can be said is there's a newish nature trail beneath it, with links to a cycleway.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Probably not really a tourist attraction as its just a bridge that the local trains run across. Worth a quick visit if in the area. In fact you can't really miss seeing it as its visible throughout the eastern side of Tavira. Makes a bit...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Scenic railway bridge, over a scenic river, in Tavira town. Nice place to walk around, beats the typical busy city trip.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Scandicmaria
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I gave this a 3 star since it is a nice looking bridge, but not amazing. If you are a train or bridge fan, then it would be a 4 or 5 I would think. There is a free parking lot right next to it.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Andy G
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Travelled over this famous bridge when going from Olhao to San Antonio. Two months later we are starring at it quite closely from our room in the Maria Nova Lounge Hotel. Made of metal with stone supports it is quite noisey when the train goes...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank davidwilliambarnes
Reviewed 29 August 2017

i thought id never review a railway bridge on TripAdvisor but here goes. this bridge links the railway from faro to vila santo antonio several local trains clatter over it daily. although not on its own here there are another two bridges that span the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank castle1_10
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We travelled on this railway whilst staying at Maria Nova hotel Tavira . Caught train at Porta Nova station, turn right out of hotel and walk up road, past the flats and turn left just before beforethe Venuzula cafe. (The road look like it leads...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank troglette
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I could see the bridge from my room & balcony in the Maria Nova Lounge Hotel. Pros: -Attractive metal single-track railway bridge with stone supports over Gilao River. -Passenger trains and the occasional freight train. -Well-maintained- one morning I saw two workmen inspecting the track...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank jonotennis
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is a simple bridge that connects you with Tavira while giving you really nice views over the city.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Lysander B
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We walked around here it was lovely to see, we stopped for coffee and lots iPod people were doing the same, everyone very friendly.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Maria J
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