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Vytautas the Great Bridge

Kaunas, Lithuania
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Nothing special, nice views

I have read that this bridge had some historical signs, now removed. Too bad, from my point of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Thombly
,
Vilnius, Lithuania
I'ts just a bridge...

It's just a bridge and there's really no reason to visit it unless you need to cross it... There's... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Patrik L
,
Uppsala County, Sweden
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good34%
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  • Poor10%
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4 weeks ago
“Nothing special, nice views”
7 Aug 2017
“An Average Bridge with an Average History”
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Kaunas, Lithuania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have read that this bridge had some historical signs, now removed. Too bad, from my point of view. Anyway, we crossed it on foot and the view of the town from its central point is nice. Worth it. Much traffic.

Thank Thombly
Reviewed 23 August 2017

It's just a bridge and there's really no reason to visit it unless you need to cross it... There's really nothing to see at the other edge as the funicular to the top of the hill is closed for renovation. If you vant to see...More

Thank Patrik L
Reviewed 7 August 2017

There is nothing exceptional about this bridge or it's history that couldn't be said about almost every pre-war bridge in Europe, it was built, the Nazi's blew it up during the war, it was re-built, not much more to say about it really.

Thank JednSasha
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Original bridge was destroyed in the WWII and new built 1948 in quite typical Soviet style. In my opinion there is nothing special to see in this bridge, but connects Kaunas old town to Aleksoto on the other bank. On the Aleksoto side you can...More

Thank mWrite
Reviewed 17 July 2017

After they covered all the authentic soviet decorations, this is just a way of getting across the river. Perhaps to visit one of the two funiculars in Kaunas, and where there is a funicular there is usually a view to be found. I wouldn`t plan...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The bridge brings you across the Neman River into the old town of Kaunas. Busy traffic bridge, but still interesting.

Thank TexasTraveler7507047
Reviewed 7 June 2016

It's a fairly odd-looking bridge, seems sturdy! Lots of cobwebs on it. Takes you from Old Town across to the Aleksotas funicular and hill, which is worth seeing!

Thank wherespoochie
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Nothing is special about it, but nice view point over part of the city. Nearby, a nice church and the old town.

Thank Shlomi T
Reviewed 19 December 2015

labelling a bridge as an attraction is fine when is the Ponte Vecchio Florence or Charles Bridge in Prague or Tower Bridge London but ...............this is a bridge and here’s a photo if you are interested which is taken from Aleksotas hill which you get...More

Thank KS&HC
Reviewed 3 October 2015

The bridge is just a bridge. Do yourself a favor and go visit the hill, Aleksotas Hill, directly behind and above the bridge and be rewarded with a wonderful view of Kaunas (Kovno). As nature lovers and mountain hikers, my wife and I agreed that...More

Thank Yitzchak M
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