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San Juanico Bridge

Tacloban, Tacloban, Leyte Province, Philippines
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Breath taking San Juanico

San Juanico is not just an ordinary bridge. It's a beautiful work of engineering and a proof of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ricardo S

There was an age when engineering marvels were designed to be useful and beautiful. That it was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jun L
Catbalogan, Philippines
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The San Juanico Bridge, is an arch-shaped truss bridge in the Philippines stretching from Samar to Leyte crossing the San Juanico Strait. It is part of the Pan-Philippine Highway. It is the longest bridge in the Philippines spanning a body of water with a length of 2.16 kilometers.
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  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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Tacloban, Tacloban, Leyte Province, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

San Juanico is not just an ordinary bridge. It's a beautiful work of engineering and a proof of excellent quality as it survived the super typhoon "Yolanda" Haiyan. It's breath taking specially when you're in the middle part of the bridge. A must to visit...More

Thank ricardo S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There was an age when engineering marvels were designed to be useful and beautiful. That it was a fusion of art and science. That time has passed but gladly, its achievements still endure with us today. Such as the San Juanico Bridge. Supposedly built as...More

Thank Jun L
Reviewed 1 week ago

One may vilify former president Ferdinand Marcos but certainly we cannot undermine what he had done in Eastern Visayas. The construction of San Juanico Bridge has brought immeasurable convenience and economic benefits to the region as well as those traveling to Mindanao and Luzon. This...More

Thank LegendHarry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The longest bridge in Philippines, with scenic view of the sea and land, connecting Samar and Leyte Islands.

Thank Jay C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's just a bridge, a very long bridge. But it does connect two different islands, Leyte and Samar. On the Tacloban side (Leyte) there is a farm style park/restaurant worth a visit. If you go south when you reach Samar, you will find some very...More

Thank Steven_CA_USA
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This famous bridge connecting Samar and Tacloban is historical. Walking from one end to another has always been a dream! :) No stopping is allowed in the bridge for public/private transportation. Tours are available located under the bridge. :)

Thank online_dreamer
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

One of the most popular bridges in the Philippines is San Juanico Bridge, the longest bridge in the country. You can get here by riding the jeepney. If you avail of the city tour, this will be one of the sites you get to visit...More

Thank wiserebel
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is the first time I've reviewed a bridge, to be honest. What does one say about a bridge? Normally, bridges aren't destinations, they're just conveniences to be crossed. In this case, it takes quite a while to cross the bridge. There is a low,...More

Thank fred b
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We took a jeepney ride as a family from downtown Tacloban...the terminal by the fish pier and the McDonalds. We thoroughly enjoyed the view, the open air feel of the jeepney, and the slow speeds on the bridge. The driver let us out for photos...More

Thank dctraveler1996
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I've always wanted to walk across this bridge and finally had the opportunity on a gorgeous summer day. If you are in the area it's worth the time to walk to the center for the view and some great photos!

Thank Cat H
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Nancy N
2 May 2017|
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Response from Mario P | Reviewed this property |
We caught a jeepney back into Tacloban.
Hazel Joy T
9 November 2016|
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Response from Richard J | Reviewed this property |
You can get a jeepney from Tacloban public market. Look for a jeepney saying Sanjuanico bridge. the fare would be Php 20.