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Sunshine Skyway Bridge

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Address: Tampa, FL
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We went out on the fishing pier. It was fun to watch all of the people fishing. We were able to see some dolphins out playing and to see a turtle swim by. Wish the would have... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Frogger688
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Sayre, Pennsylvania
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Sayre, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went out on the fishing pier. It was fun to watch all of the people fishing. We were able to see some dolphins out playing and to see a turtle swim by. Wish the would have had more information on the history of the bridge.

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Mesa, AZ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

it's a must see at least once. The view from the top is spectacular even though you cannot stop and enjoy it. There are fishing spots and rest areas however but those views are at ground level. Price is only $1

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Thank Larry A
Greenville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The views are an excellent introduction to a Florida visit. A must see! There are a few rest/fishing stops along the bridge. Good picture ops!

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Thank Reggie252
Tampa
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Most of bridges fall into the category of dull and drab, monotonous extension of road, not this one - This is a iconic bridge with great scenery. Nicely maintained with sweeping views its offers from the rest areas and fishing pier which was the old bridge that collapsed due to a freighter crash. If you are lucky and at right... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've lived here almost 40 years, and while this bridge hasn't been around here that long, I never get tired of the beauty of it, and the scenic views of water, fishing bridges, huge carrier ships in water, etc., Its wonderous.

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is not only a gorgeous bridge, but the best way to get from Pinellas county to Sarasota and Manatee counties. The old bridge still runs along side for part of the length on either side of the bridge and is used for a fishing pier.

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Brooksville, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I will regularly go this was just to cross the bridge. I love the view as you go over. Plus the bridge itself is quite spectacular.

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Thank glyle47
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I can't believe they asked me to review the sunshine Skyway. I've gone over this bridge so many times it's ridiculous, always fun though. Have your camera ready. Very beautiful bridge and a little intimidating for some. Weather your in a car or on a boat it's a beautiful site.

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Thank Gnc111
Port Dover, Ont, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice views, fishing spots off to one, rest area as well, worth the look. Route to smaller cities other than Tampa or St Petersburg, it is on the way to alligator alley

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Washington Court House, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views! I think its a must if you're in the area. Traffic wasn't bad....hard to get pictures when you're in a lot of traffic. Overall, do it.

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