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Gibraltar's Top of the Rock Cable Car Ticket

Highlights
  • Travel to the Rock's summit with ease, without having to climb in the hot sun
  • Save time with the short journey up and back down
  • Regular departure times throughout the day to suit your schedule
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Gibraltar's Top of the Rock Cable Car Ticket
From US$18.82
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Gibraltar's Top of the Rock Cable Car Ticket
US$18.82
Overview
The Rock of Gibraltar features magnificent views of Europe, Africa, and the surrounding seas, but its 1,352-foot (412-meter) summit can be a challenge to climb. Enjoy a relaxing ride on a cable car and access the viewing spot with ease, looking out for its resident Barbary macaques. Save time with a short journey each way, keeping the rest of your day free to explore other sites in the historic city.
What to Expect

Arrive at the departure point on the Grand Parade. Enter the cable car station and board your gondola, riding to the top of the Rock in just a few minutes. Gaze at the stunning vistas as you ascend, before alighting at the summit, 1,352 feet (412 meters) above sea level. Enjoy incredible views of Gibraltar, Spain, and Morocco, looking out for significant landmarks, such as the Trinity House Lighthouse.

Relax with a snack or drink, available for purchase at the Top of the Rock Cafe, and meet the famous Barbary macaques who live at the peak. It is recommended not to touch or feed these wild animals, and keep a hold of your personal belongings, as their inquisitive nature can cause mischief. When ready, board a descending cable car and head back to ground level, leaving with unforgettable memories and unique snaps of your experience.

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1 - 5 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago
Buy your tickets in advance!

We waited two hours in the sun to buy tickets. We should have bought them in advance. There is little parking at the cable car, so plan ahead. The ride up was pricey. The view from the top was spectacular. The kids loved seeing the...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Best afternoon ever for my children

My children are 9 and 12 so are good walkers. Lots of walking depending on how far round the rock you want to go. Trip was definitely worth it if you’re in the area. Pre book your tickets online first so you avoid the big...More

5  Thank Bxboo
Reviewed 14 July 2018
Cable Car

My experience with the Cable Car was very poor. Parking was a challenge and ended up with a towed car. The wait time was relatively long eventhough I pre-purchased the tickets online. The view from the cable car on our way up was fair compared...More

4  Thank Hamadi B
Reviewed 10 July 2018
Great Views

Lovely views to the top of the rock. Can be a lengthy wait to get on so would be better to book in advance. Staff friendly and helpful

2  Thank MyRoadTrip2018
Reviewed 2 July 2018
Best views over "the Rock" but at a price!

Let's face it, if you're not a WWII fan, there is not much to do or see in Gibraltar (besides the symbolic aspect of crossing a border and listen to some English while travelling through Spain). Getting up to the top of the Rock is...More

5  Thank sebsg
Blands T, Sales & Marketing Manager at Blands Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Thank you for your review and visit to Gibraltar. The views really are stunning at the top of the Rock whether by Cable Car or taking your suggestion to walk.

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pookieface1970
13 August 2018|
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Response from Bxboo | Reviewed this property |
you bypass the queue for the tickets but wil have to queue to get on the cable car
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Richard M
27 June 2018|
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Response from Ini D | Reviewed this property |
Ours was for round trip.
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