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A photogenic bridge of note!

The bridge is really lovely at all times of the day and night. Took far too many photos, but it's... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2018
Crystal D
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Toulouse, France
Nice old bridge

When you visit Chaves you should visit this very old bridge. Take the stairs down so you can make a... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Annebep D
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The Netherlands
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Reviewed 24 November 2018

The bridge is really lovely at all times of the day and night. Took far too many photos, but it's worth it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Crystal D
Reviewed 14 June 2018

When you visit Chaves you should visit this very old bridge. Take the stairs down so you can make a nice picture.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Annebep D
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

A lovely roman bridge in the centre of Chavez. A very picturesque one in the evening sunlight and a nice spot for a walk. Worth a look if you are in Chaves.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

The old Roman bridge provides a very picturesque setting that is well worth a visit for a few photos. In the early evening, the light is lovely and reflections on the water contribute to nice images.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Craig M
Reviewed 5 January 2018

The bridge over the River Tâmega is now pedestrianized and is one of the finest Roman bridges in Portugal, though it has undergone many restorations and repairs over the ages. The bridge has 12 arches and was once part of the Roman road from Braga...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Andre Z
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The romans are know for many things, most of them not really good to remember. But one of the good things, maybe even the only good thing, is that they had good engineers. And they were very good with infrastructures, namely: roads. That is way...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Pedro T
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Lovely authentic Portuguese town, with plenty of sights to admire while you wander around the town. The Roman Bridge connects both sides of the town and as it is for pedestrians you can stroll slowly and admire the views of the town and the river.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Janice C
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We made this as a stop with OAT Travel. It was a wonderful and educational walk about. The photo shown with trip advisor is just as we seen it. The other parts of town was just as great to see. We did not swim in...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank somanyfoods
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

A stunning old Roman Bridge which is great to stroll along and enjoy the scenic views and old buildings. Lovely friendly atmosphere.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MrMrsHappyR
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

A remarkable construction with thousands of years, do not miss during your stay in Chaves. Some of the arcs produce curious echos.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 19alexandres
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