Elevador da Gloria, Lisbon

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#9 of 75 in Transportation in Lisbon
Travel up the hilly streets of the city with Elevador da Gloria, a historical funicular that climbs to the upper quarter. Hop aboard this piece of public transportation, now listed as a national monument, at the Restauradores Square in the city center near the tourist office. You'll be whisked 265 m (869 ft) up a steep incline to the Bairro Alto, one of the town's most popular tourist areas. From there you can get a sweeping view over downtown, St. George's Castle, and the surrounding neighborhoods. Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Lisbon trip simple and quick.
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  • A short ride on this funicular which is quite expensive. Good thing we had the 24-hour pass which included this ride. I thought the car was pretty on the inside but ugly on the outside with those...  more »
  • The inside looks like a well-mantained vintage tram, all woody and classic. I recommend to buy tickets for 24-48h to all types of public transport in Lisbon, including Furnicular da Gloria and...  more »
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