Erasmus Bridge, Rotterdam

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With a shape often compared to a swan or a harp, Erasmus Bridge reflects the industrial yet creative character of the city. It stands 139 m (456 ft) tall and 802 m (2,631 ft) long above the Nieuwe Maas River, and connects the north and south sides of the city. Featured in Hollywood movies and seen in the Tour de France, the asymmetrical bridge is an icon of Rotterdam. You can cross by car or bus, or on foot or by bicycle. Stop along the way to observe the panorama of this flat city, dotted with some bulky industrial buildings. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Erasmus Bridge by using our Rotterdam route builder website.
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  • Nice and refreshing walk from Rotterdam centre to the islands/haven on the other side of this beautiful bridge. The construction is amazing and gives you the time to look at cool Rotterdam from the...  more »
  • beautiful bridge with view over rotterdam and also very beautiful for sunset, with bikes with just one gang a little bit exhausting but there is also a tram over the bridge  more »

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