Pont Transbordeur - Maison du Transbordeur, Rochefort
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Pont Transbordeur - Maison du Transbordeur is one of only eight transporter bridges left in the world. A transporter bridge passes vehicles and people over water in a pod suspended from a trolley rolling under the deck. Today this engineering work of art is reserved for pedestrians and cyclists. The bridge connects the two banks of the Charente, between the towns of Rochefort and 'd Échillais. Visit the museum to learn more about the bridges of Rochefort. Arrange your visit to Pont Transbordeur - Maison du Transbordeur and discover more family-friendly attractions in Rochefort using our Rochefort holiday planner.
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  • This bridge was the crossing point of all cyclists and cyclists. Where to go now to go from Rochefort to Brouage and beyond?
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  • mythical emblem of rochefort and Builder of Monsieur Eiffel this mass of iron still life to the rhythm of the tourist
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  • Must see to understand the principle of the transpordeur. Even with the current work for its renovation do not hesitate to come and see this monument of the region.
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