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Funicular railway that leadss to the São Pedro de Alcântara Miradouro overlook above Lisbon.
As featured in One Day in Lisbon
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Calcada da Gloria, Lisbon, Portugal
Chiado & Carmo
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice view on what is essentially a tram. It was designed by one of Gustav Eiffel's apprentices. It's the only one of these left in Lisbon. Great views on a short ride. DON'T take it going down.

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a short trip. If you’re wanting to go up for the view across the valley it’s a fun quick ride. I wouldn’t bother if you want go down from the park. Saves some up hill hiking energy. It’s a great view across the...More

Thank PtownCraig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quick and relaxing way to get to Bairro Alto, during the 2-minute-ride there's a lot of street art pieces to see.

Thank Stéphane T
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

It is way to expensive. I mean it takes only 8 min too walk up the hill. The charge You 3,7euro. It is not worth it because there are so many people in it so you can not see anything.

Thank Henrik K
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

The street that the elevator runs on us really cool. It is all lined with murals and the trams are painted. They are pretty cool to watch.

Thank csmurf
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Purchase a card for the elevator or walk up the hill and return by ambulance. Just a cheap thrill. At the top, walk to the right and snap some pictures of the city. Outrageous views. Walk up the hill to Praca de Principe Real. Look...More

1  Thank Mitchell F
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This is simple a must when you are in Lisbon. Do it a night time on your way to the restaurant and it will give the night a cute little extra...yes we as a couple spend €7.40 going up and later down, but hey, you...More

Thank Klaus A
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Every tourist takes it, but it's nice. It takes you up to great views. Be careful as it's known for pick-pockets.

1  Thank MarriV90
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Having used the metro most of our stay and walked plenty the opportunity presented itself to hop on to one of these old style battered hill trollies. Only glad that we'd already brought our day pass travel ticket €6.50 as the cost of a single...More

1  Thank Moirg
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Reviews like just to go up and down; go to Disney then and have fun. This is a symbol of one of the most antiques cities of the world. And we saw it. Not in Discovery, National Geographic, not in a magazine or documentary, not...More

Thank Hernandez1697
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lmy89
July 11, 2017|
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Response from Maitheng | Reviewed this property |
Opening hours of the Elevator: Monday - Thursday 7:00 AM–11:55 PM Friday 7:00 AM–12:25 AM Sat–Sun 9:00 AM–11:55 PM
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kaboom814
May 13, 2015|
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Response from Wajdi B | Reviewed this property |
3,6 euros
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veera o
January 28, 2015|
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Response from princes110 | Reviewed this property |
Get your an all day pass at the subway station. That way you can ride all public transportation all day a lot cheaper. Ride the elevator as well
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