We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Book In Advance
786
All photos (786)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“landmark”(5 reviews)
“project”(2 reviews)
“structure”(2 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
23°
17°
Nov
26°
18°
Dec
27°
20°
Jan
Contact
Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Website
Ways to Experience Hercilio Luz Bridge
from US$160.00
More Info
Reviews (2,103)
Filter reviews
25 results
Traveller rating
9
7
5
4
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
9
7
5
4
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews landmark project structure island floripa
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 25 reviews
Reviewed February 25, 2018

The bridge is in the process (2018) of being deconstructed. This project is expected to last ten years, and won't be complete until 2028. At time of writing the suspension cables had been removed and six tower cranes were in place to dismantle the remaining...More

Thank ajaceman
Reviewed February 16, 2018

The bridge is a landmark for Florianopolis. It is at the moment under reconstruction, for an incredible amount of money. It will be a beautiful entrance when you pass the (new) bridge from land-side Florianopolis to island-Floripa. Avoid rush hours or you will for sure...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

A must see. The landmark of Florianopolis is this old beautiful iron bridge. It is currently undergoing a lengthy restoration, but you can easily get an impression of it.

Thank Brian R
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Nice to see very old bridge that is considered historical and it gives a glance of old Florianopolis.

Thank Hebe M
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

It is an Engineering marvel, but It is not beautiful in itself. If have the time and are around, go to the viewing point. If not, dont bother.

Thank Andreabm2809
Reviewed December 17, 2016

The bridge is very pretty and it gets decorated during holidays with lots of lights. However, it has been closed for years, and no cars of people and get on it. So, since it is right in the downtown of the city, the best you...More

Thank Lucas M
Reviewed November 25, 2016

It has been closed a long time ago and there's not much perspective to see it open again. I have crossed it many times by car or walking and I feel a kind of nostalgia looking at it. As we say, it is our post...More

Thank sabatini13
Reviewed November 5, 2016

A great view point over the beach and new bridge. Great to see that major renovation work is now being undertaken; this is a piece of engineering that is very worth saving for the future. Good viewed from the sea as well.

Thank Rivertraveller2014
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Ponte Hercilio Luz, one of the main ex-libris of Florianópolis, is also one of the main architectural landmarks of the island. The bridge is beautiful and gives an excellent impression when one travels from the airport to the city centre. Besides, it marks the starting...More

Thank rucapor
Reviewed July 28, 2016

This bridge is the symbol of Floripa, you drive around and you can see it from many different angles. This bridge welcomes you when you arrive (you see it from the actual bridge) and says goodbye when you leave. If you love Floripa, this bridge...More

Thank frederickbauer72
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 96 nearby hotels
Mercure Florianopolis Centro
974 reviews
.31 km away
Slaviero Baia Norte Florianopolis
782 reviews
.32 km away
Castelmar Hotel
1,025 reviews
.33 km away
Intercity Florianopolis
958 reviews
.38 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,391 nearby restaurants
Rita Maria Lagosteria
923 reviews
.09 km away
Taberna Iberica
725 reviews
.31 km away
Lindacap
353 reviews
.31 km away
Pier 54 Restaurant
164 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 362 nearby attractions
Mercado Municipal
2,818 reviews
.95 km away
Praca Hercilio Luz
166 reviews
.13 km away
Igreja Sao Francisco
39 reviews
1.02 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hercilio Luz Bridge staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines