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Ponte Pedro e Inês

Almedina, Coimbra

Presentation
The Pedro and Inês footbridge was designed by the engineers Cecil Balmond and Adão da Fonseca and was built under the Polis Programme, to connect the left and right banks of the Mondego River. It was inaugurated on the 26th November 2006.

Notes

The bridge is 275 meters long and four meters wide, with a eight meter wide square in the middle. The footbridge is made of wood and the protection guards have glass in four different colours: yellow, blue, green and pink. The bridge has already been considered an icon of architecture and was classified by several specialists as ?a daring achievement in engineering?, and considered a ?revolutionary but elegant structure?.

Characteristics

Acesso ao Recurso
Private car
Public bus
Tourist Bus
Train
Tour Mini-Bus
Taxi
Boat
Canoe
Actividades desenroladas dentro do recurso turístico
Taking pictures and filming
Serviços correntes fora dos recursos turísticos
Hotels
Pensions
Restaurants
Snacks
Bars
Cafeterias
Fast Food Sale
Paddle boats rental
Bicycles rental
Banks - ATMs
Local Museums
Sale of Handicrafts
Nightclubs
Cinemas and Theatres
Pubs
Children Games
Contacts
Ponte Pedro e Inês

Telefone: 239857583
Fax: 239828605
E-mail: info@turismodecoimbra.pt

Coordinates: N: 40º12'3, W: 8º25'36
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