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Ypsilon Bridge

Ovre Strandgate 14, Drammen 3018, Norway
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Nice attraction over the picturesque Drammen river

Drammen has gone through a a lot of renovation during several decades and is still... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Roald K
,
Pattaya, Thailand
When in Drammen... A must!

You just cannot miss this landmark in Drammen. In the shape of an Y it has become a symbol for this... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Leon_Norway
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Oslo, Norway
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Ovre Strandgate 14, Drammen 3018, Norway
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Drammen has gone through a a lot of renovation during several decades and is still changing. Ypsilon Bridge is part of the change that has taken place. It is facilitating a few minutes walk across the river from the university at Union on one side...More

Thank Roald K
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

You just cannot miss this landmark in Drammen. In the shape of an Y it has become a symbol for this town where in the old days the river made the foundation for the business, production and trade in the area.

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

We ended up here while taking a walking tour downtown Drammen. Nice and pictoresque bridge with beautiful view of Drammen fiord. Just stop by to take a glance.

Thank Daniele B
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Good views of both sides of the river. A pleasant walk from the town centre to the newly fashionable district on the other side of the river.

Thank kwhitefoot
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

We lived in Drammen from 1996 to 2002 then moved back to Canada. August 2017 has been my first trip back and a lot has changed in Drammen in those 15 years! Norwegians used to like to call Drammen "Norway's ugliest city" which we never...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Walk around and over this exciting bridge is really enjoyable, you must listen to the spheres wired to the sounds of the river at each end. Never did find out the meaning of the hundreds of padlocks on the wire railings. but the views at...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Just a walkable distance from my hotel and a good place for the evening walk. The view and surrounding are good.

Thank TraavelGeek
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

I have lived on both sides of the river in different periods and have probably crossed the Ypsilon bridge several hundred times. With Drammen Park to the North and Papirbredden to the south, the location is ideal and the bridge is well-used by pedestrians. Nearly...More

Thank Trevor L
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

From the bridge you have lovely vews down- og upstreams of the river. "Papirbredden" housing amongst others the main library, the local university, several restaurants, a hotel, and the best grosery store in Drammen.

Thank Lars G
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