Umbria and the Marches Sights


Ponte delle Torri (Bridge of the Towers)

Ponte delle Torri (Bridge of the Towers) Review

Standing massive and graceful through the deep gorge that separates Spoleto from Monteluco, this 14th-century bridge is one of Umbria's most photographed monuments, and justifiably so. Built over the foundations of a Roman-era aqueduct, it soars 262 feet above the forested gorge—higher than the dome of St. Peter's in Rome. Sweeping views over the valley and a pleasant sense of vertigo make a walk across the bridge a must, particularly on a starry night.

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  • Address: Via del Ponte, Spoleto, 06049 | Map It
  • Location: Spoleto
Updated: 12-05-2013

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