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Bridge of Besalu

| Sobre el rio Fluvia 17850, Besalu, Spain
+34 972 59 12 40
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
| Sobre el rio Fluvia 17850, Besalu, Spain
+34 972 59 12 40
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning 12th-century Romanesque bridge over the Fluvià river with a gateway at its midpoint. After walking across it enjoy a meal in one of the restaurants or cafes that overlook it - we really enjoyed the flood-lit view from Pont Vell restaurant.

Thank MWightTravellerM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely riverside setting and ancient bridge. Wander amongst the medieval lanes and look out over the river. Free parking off main roundabout nearby. Plenty of places to sit, overlooking the river and watching the wildlife. I spotted a black weasel or similar at the base...More

Thank ldimage1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The views at the bridge are amazing and worth a visit. Photo opportunities galore. There are many other visitors but still enough space to move around. Free wifi was available at the start of the bridge at the local info centre. We also had lunch...More

Thank MarnitzVanHeerden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must site for all people traveling in the area. The bridge and the old city old Besalu are beautiful and kept very clean.

Thank yadid10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Park in the car park at the other side of the old bridge and walk along it into the town. Great views of the town and the river as you walk over the bridge.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have a car and want to visit some sights around Barcelona, I recommend a visit to the postcard scenic Medieval Town of Besalu. This is a walled town with a beautiful bridge by which you access the town. It has it's tourist shops...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There's an old Mikveh that has recently been discovered near the scenic Bridge down some stairs near the river easy to miss. Only here for a short time but recommend quiet not touristy few shops selling good quality hand made items. And bridge is pretty....More

Thank rednissan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I watched as people walked across the bridge into the charming village of Besalu, snapping (cameras) and chatting as they walked. Just stop for a moment and walk down the steps to the river bed and look up - fantastic!

Thank auntieshaz21
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The bridge as well as the town is very stunning. We read some reviews and decided to take a break from Costa Brava beaches and it was well with the trip. But a big warning, most of the nice restaurants need reservations to get a...More

Thank jmstudts
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This village is a must see. Very pretty and a beauty to photograph. There are numerous restaurants and cafes, with little gift shops - a peaceful feel to this sleepy wonder.

Thank Jackie B
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13 January 2016|
Response from dieniggi |
there is a bus from Girona. Check out TEISA bus. I´ll be going there next week from Barcelona.
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