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Orvieto Cablecar

Stazione FFS - Piazza Cahen, Orvieto, Italy
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Adventure and Convenience! & Free Bus Ride!

This is a great way to get to the top of the mountain where Orvieto is located. The city is... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Anthony H
,
Williamsburg, Virginia
Transportation

We added this venue to our growing list of transportation modes used in Italy. It was clean, fast... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
lollygal
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New York City, New York
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Stazione FFS - Piazza Cahen, Orvieto, Italy
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is a great way to get to the top of the mountain where Orvieto is located. The city is located in a TZL no drive area. So if you park for free at this lot and take the funicular up and down (make sure...More

Thank Anthony H
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

We added this venue to our growing list of transportation modes used in Italy. It was clean, fast and cheap and definitely saved our feet from the long climb

Thank lollygal
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The cable car in Orvieto is a quick and easy way to arrive at the city. The ticket purchase and ride was very smooth.

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

The ride itself was easy and comfortable. Add to that some photo opportunities presented by the scenic view and a large free parking at the bottom, and you'll reach the conclusion in topic.

Thank Mark A
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Funicular is fun and the bets way to travel up the volcanic side of Orvieto to reach the top with no effort. Its a very quick journey from the car park at the bottom to the shuttle bus at the top, well worth the experience...More

Thank TeamWard
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Straight across the road from the train station is the Cablecar. Goes approx every 20 mins. Safe, fun easy way to get up the hill. Definitely buy the Carta Unica card from the train station for €20 as it gets you into all the cool...More

1  Thank Plant_Girl_11
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

We set of for the Funicular this morning in the extreme heat and found many a shaded place to sit a watch the world go by. The cathedral is a must to see and every route leads there, bear in mind it can take 20mins...More

Thank tattytony
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

For just a few Euros one can ride the funicular to get to Orvieto. Godd views going up and down. Great fun.

Thank Dave B
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Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

An easy ride after having a short coffee break, this cable car is very easy to navigate It's a very short ride up to the old town No stress on this

Thank Anthony S
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

Upon arriving in Orvieto by train, and wanting to get from the new city up to the old town, you take the funicular. DON NOT be intimidated by the unknown, as this is very simple, clean and quick, plus it is a great value. Walk...More

18  Thank John L
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3 April 2016|
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Response from Erik D |
Yes. There are actually 2 cable cars. Every time one goes up....the other comes down.
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