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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  • I had to visit the bridge because of the recommendation of my Dutch friends. I find it a good piece of architecture and gives the Maas River a modern look. Unfortunately it was a snowy day with -2 deg...  more »
  • There is nothing a Swan (Swan) and is even more beautiful at night that day because of the lights along the cables and the buildings in the background
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  • About the Erasmus bridge must you simply walked or driven. A beautiful bridge that offers plenty of space, is an own lane for pedestrians.
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  • Easy in. Pretty exspensive but so easy and close to the river.
  • Good parking place, easy to reach it.
  • Good car park. And if you are on vacation you are willing to pay a bit more to park in the city, aren't you. No really, prices are ok.
  • Decent, modern parking garage directly under the Erasmus bridge. Central location.
  • Relatively cheap 20 € per day it's 30 € anywhere else
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