"Vasco da Gama Bridge" Ponte Vasco de Gama - Vasco da Gama Bridge Tip by al_mary


The Vasco da Gama Bridge
is a cable-stayed bridge that
spans the Tagus River near
Lisbon. It is the longest bridge
in Europe with a total length of
17,200 meters or 56,381 ft.
It crosses the estuary of the
Tagus river between Sacavem
and Montijo.

The bridge was named after Vasco da Gama
the Portuguese explorer.

Address: Across the River Tagus, Lisboa
Directions: IC2 92 to São Francisco 17 km.
Phone: +351 21 232 8200
Website: http://www.lusoponte.pt/

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  • Updated Mar 12, 2006
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