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Address: Carretera Frontera-Ciudad del Carmen, Ciudad del Carmen, Mexico

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Beautiful sunsets

Stunning views while driving over the bridge that connects Ciudad del Carmen with Tabasco and Villahermosa. The cost is 72 at the moment.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 January 2017
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Gersheim, Germany
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Gersheim, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Stunning views while driving over the bridge that connects Ciudad del Carmen with Tabasco and Villahermosa. The cost is 72 at the moment.

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Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Driving over the bridge particularly in direction of Ciudad del Carmen the view is remarkable, because the bridge is much higher at some point to allow larger ships to enter Laguna de términos. The view from the shore Is attractive because of the graceful curve the bridge makes. It is alos really the only vantage point to appreciate the strait... More 

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Lompoc, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

This bridge serves its purpose of connecting Isla del Carmen with the mainland. It makes for nice pictures at sunset, but otherwise not a tourist attraction.

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Seabrook, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015

Puente Zacatal is really the only way to get to the island from the west, there are small boats that can take you across but they are for the brave at heart.

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Mexico City, Mexico
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

It is overwhelming to be among the water with a beautiful sky, the ships with their little lights on and even when it was kind of rainy and the sun already gone the landscape was absolutely beautiful!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

I haven't ever been a passenger while crossing this bridge, only a driver, so I don't think I truly appreciated how beautiful it is because I was too scared to slow down! It's a pretty neat piece of infrastructure, but not really a sight.... Just remembered that this is best seen from a dolphin tour cruise! You go under the... More 

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Crikvenica, Croatia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

An amazing drive complemented by an extraordinary view. You'd probably want to drive slower to appreciate the view. Amazing place to take incredible pictures! There is nothing more to say.

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2015

This is the best and safest way to get from Villahermosa to Ciudad del Carmen, Campeche and Merida. The road leading to the bridge from the south has an extraordinary large number of often nasty speed bumps (topes) from the State of Tabasco/State of Campeche border, to the bridge, so be prepared for a quite bumpy ride. Given the quality... More 

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Sioux Falls
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

The bridge vaguely reminds me of 7 Mile Bridge in the FLKeys. Be prepared to pay $62MXP each way to cross. They make change.

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