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Rua da Bica de Duarte Belo, Lisbon 1200-054, Portugal
Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodré
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This escalator is not far from Time Out market. The lower entrance almost looks like somebody's house. It is the smallest of the 3 escalators and only holds around 20 people and some of them would be standing. We were lucky it was not busy...More

Thank Wraxall_Travellers
Reviewed 5 days ago

As per the schedule, the elevador da Bica should have been open. Nobody or information on site. Perfect for a climb :)

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although these old funiculars look great and do save tired legs from climbing the hills - the waits are ridiculously long and the drivers don’t exactly rush - we waited 40 minutes the first time we used it and 30 minutes the second for a...More

Thank paddypatel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This old tram ride took me back 20 years when living in Lisbon and a mate was living in Chiado. And one is happy to say that this tram didn't disappoint 20 years down the track so to speak. It's worth the 3.70 Euro fare...More

Thank sidbaker1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So much fun in this old elevator with his noisy system and offering you such a nice view on this short trip! I felt like a child who has discover a new toy! And the lady conductor, such a nice person. She didn't speak English...More

Thank andimih
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This little elevator-tram is just a lot of fun and free of extra charge with the Lisboa card. It‘s old, it‘s rough, it‘s shaking but that’s what it makes it so special. Don’t miss it!

Thank Endeavour13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thank Lissabon for keeping its old works so well sustained and varnished. You can see and touch and use it all as if you move back in time. We lived in this small quarter, and seeing this little trams was a pleasure every day....More

Thank wholee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This area is very rich in culture. A ride in this tram is so fun and a nice experience and memory. The trips are frequent enough. It brings you up to the touristic area with many shops and cafes

Thank Helde2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It might be perceived as a bit kitch by modern standards but it is a great piece of history and a fun ride. Some of the cheapest entertainment you might find.

Thank ozrick33Sydney
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

An amazing public transport and way of get to another part of the neighbourhood. Very traditional and typical from Lisbon, also

Thank TitoT416
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Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
Enjoy a cocktail, discover a jazz club, hit the dance
floor or simply grab a beer and catch up with your
friends in the street: Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do
Sodré are the core of it all. Amazing rooftops,
restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries, museums and
theaters abound. Start off by admiring the river from
the Santa Catarina belvedere, have a cocktail at
PARK's rooftop bar, try a typical Portuguese steak, or
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April 17, 2018|
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Response from haymarket64b | Reviewed this property |
Tram stop R. S. Paulo (Bica) on route 25 is at the bottom, Calhariz (Bica) on route 28 is at the top.
January 22, 2016|
Response from vinooram |
Or the reverse after also visiting the church next door and the Camoes Sq on the way?