Ponte Vecchio

Top 1% of attractions in Florence
8 / 10

9 expert reviews

“Gold shops line up on its curvy backside, providing couples on the promenade something to talk about. ”

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Fodor's Fodor's
"This charmingly simple bridge was built in 1345 to replace an earlier bridge swept away by flood. Its shops first housed butchers, then grocers, blacksmiths, and other merchants." Full review
Concierge Concierge
"Crossing the Arno at its narrowest point, the 14th-century Ponte Vecchio is one of the most famous bridges in the world."
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
"Still worth visiting." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
2 Stars
"The city's oldest surviving bridge... spans the Arno at its narrowest point." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"There are few better places from which to enjoy river views and sunsets than the Ponte Vecchio, built in 1345." Full review
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