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Visit the suspension bridge that has stretched above the town for over 100 years at Riverside de Occidente. Constructed of wood and tense cables, the bridge offers panoramic views of the surrounding landscape and town. You can opt to cross by car or on foot. The site serves as a popular photo opportunity, with the surrounding scenery including waterfalls, mountains, and villages. To visit Riverside de Occidente on your holiday in Santa Fe de Antioquia, and find out what else Santa Fe de Antioquia has to offer, use our Santa Fe de Antioquia.
Riverside de Occidente Reviews
Walk across and view the placards on the walls to see the history (in Spanish)....you can even go underneath. There are a couple places to get refreshments. more »
At the time (1887) it was considered to be the third largest suspension bridge worldwide. One has to admire the construction of this bridge when the technology wasn't on now days levels. more »
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