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Lisbon Tram & Funicular Network

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Chiado & Carmo
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Porto Premium 3 in 1: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus, Tram Tour and Guindais Funicular
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A must do in Lisbon

Elevador Bica is a beautyful tour and with fantastic views when you reach the top. Gloriá is just to prevent tiered legs. Tram 28 is a great first day tour, especially in the... read more

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Aarhus, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Elevador Bica is a beautyful tour and with fantastic views when you reach the top. Gloriá is just to prevent tiered legs. Tram 28 is a great first day tour, especially in the narrow streets in Alfarma. Beautiful old interior.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

this is an experience for old and young alike when in lisbon make sure you do this gerat fun icular trip by an all day ticket for the metro and busues and trams it includes this funicular and the lift vfm

Thank graham b
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lisbon is so lucky to have such a well thought out public transport network, once you get to grips with the layout, it is so easy to travel about and if you use the vivaviagem card, such good value for money

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Ramsbottom, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

These old small trams are a great experience for your visit and a good way of getting up and down the hills of Lisbon . We had a long wait for a tram to the castle and then three arrived at once and they were all packed full .

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San Luis Obispo County, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a ride which was over almost before it started. It is not like riding a cable car up Post St. in San Francisco, or anything in Switzerland. It went about 200 yards, I believe. It is something to do once in your life to say you did it or to cross off your bucket list, but you could... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the trams and funiculars in Lisbon. They cost about 3,90 euros, each way, but if you buy a 6,00 euro day pass from the machine in the metro station, you can ride any tram, funicular, elevator or Carris bus or metro in Lisbon for a 24 hour period. (You can't beat that!) We spent the day just exploring... More 

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on the elevator Gloria it is an old tram which goes up towards Bairro Alto and takes out the stain of an up hill hike .You can use the tram to come back down to Restauradoris square.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had purchased the Lisbon Card, which included use of all transport in Lisbon so we made sure we tried at least a couple of the funiculars. I believe the ride on a single journey is relatively expensive but when bought as part of a tour or the Lisbon card then it’s not an issue. This method of transport is... More 

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best is to buy a day ticket that enables one to use the metro as well as the trams and funiculars - all for 6€! Some of the trams and funiculars have prices of about 3€ just for 1 ride, so it is much more economic to buy the day ticket. Take the trams to see more of the city!

Thank Jagi2015
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good but some of the metros are not manned by humans so if you have problems with the ticket machine you have a problem. Ask someone how it works first as you have to purchase the card first using the machine and then add how many journeys you want to take. We purchase the one for metro train and bus

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Chiado & Carmo
The traditionally trendy "Chiado" (literally, "squeak", the nickname of a 16th century poet) offers plenty of cafes, restaurants and bars where you can stop for a cafe or cocktail, after exploring its streets, shops, art galleries, theaters, museums and viewpoints. It's also the home to the statue of the famous statue of portuguese poet Fernando Pessoa, having is usual espresso at "A Brasileira" as he used to. You can also enjoy breathtaking views of Lisbon from the Elevador de Santa Justa or the Carmo Convent, for example. A commercial neighborhood at its core, especially for its Garrett and Carmo streets, Chiado is to this day a mandatory visit in Lisbon.
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