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Puente Leonel Viera, La Barra
(4.6/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web)
Providing a free joyride over the creek Maldonado, Puente Leonel Viera seems like it was built simply for fun. Driving across the undulating bridge, which connects the posh beach resort town of La Barra with Punta del Este, may remind you of riding a roller-coaster--especially if you cross it with some speed. For something a little slower-paced here, try the little dock: a great spot for fishing. For Puente Leonel Viera and beyond, use our La Barra trip builder to get the most from your La Barra vacation.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Really the experience of spending across this bridge is unique! It's how you feel on a roller coaster! Very nice otherwise
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  • Picturesque bridge that you can not stop going to see... addition to cross it begin to see the place with more wave of Punta del Este: La Barra and Manantiales! ideal for strolling, eating and take something. Beautiful!
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  • It's beautiful to feel the vertigo of spend with speed at the top! The design is very original and connects the bar with punta del este! A different bridge!
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Google
  • It is an interesting bridge. Since it is not far from Punta del Leste, it is a nice place to visit.
  • The most crazy in the world
  • A 'wannabe different' silly bridge. A little dangerous, actually.
  • It represents Punta del Este
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  • Excellent book, an icon of the bar, ideal for shooting amazing with red sunsets with the profile of the bridges cut against the sky. The entire environment is lovely.
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