Puente Mata de Plátanos

Puente Mata de Plátanos, an iconic bridge in Puerto Rico

Mata de Plátanos Bridge is an iron bridge located near Ciales, in Central Puerto Rico. It’s one of the most spectacular bridges in the world.

This iron bridge, also known as Bridge #321 or Puente Juan José Jiménez, is 130 m long. It was built in 1905 by Luis Ninlliat. The road to the bridge is the asphalted Carretera 6685 road. It’s one lane.


NOTICE: Due to the spread of COVID-19, many points of interest and roads are closed and travel is not recommended. Please follow all local health authority directives before venturing off, and stay safe.