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Teleferico de Gaia

Rua Rocha Leao, Vila Nova de Gaia 4430-210, Portugal
+351 22 374 1440
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Quite expensive for what it offers...

That's a bit of an expensive tourist attraction as to be honest, you can enjoy similar views from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
chris6708
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Madrid, Spain
Enjoyable experience

My girlfriend and I paid €9 each for a return trip on the cable car. This included a small sample... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
CroxleyJD
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Croxley Green, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“cable car” (105 reviews)
“short trip” (27 reviews)
“the river” (108 reviews)
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Rua Rocha Leao, Vila Nova de Gaia 4430-210, Portugal
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+351 22 374 1440
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"cable car"
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"short trip"
in 27 reviews
"the river"
in 108 reviews
"free port"
in 22 reviews
"nice ride"
in 9 reviews
"walk across the bridge"
in 9 reviews
"top level"
in 16 reviews
"euros return"
in 7 reviews
"afraid of heights"
in 6 reviews
"aerial view"
in 6 reviews
"smooth ride"
in 6 reviews
"views are great"
in 8 reviews
"both sides"
in 10 reviews
"dom luis bridge"
in 15 reviews
"nice pictures"
in 5 reviews
"worth doing"
in 6 reviews
"per adult"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

That's a bit of an expensive tourist attraction as to be honest, you can enjoy similar views from the river bank as well. The free port degustation in a bar nearby does not have anything spectacular either. But if you want an easy ride from...More

Thank chris6708
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I paid €9 each for a return trip on the cable car. This included a small sample of port from a wine cellar down the road as you arrive at the bottom. We would recommend taking the time to do both. There...More

Thank CroxleyJD
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed it. My daughter was amazed at the views. Very good experience and the location is exelent.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cablecar offers a great view on the city of Porto and the river Douro! It's only a 5 minutes ride but the experience is definitely worth doing it!

Thank kler76
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice views but not worth the short ride can see more from the top of the bridge. Nice area good to walk about .

Thank Sam649
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the easiest way to get to the wineries and enjoy the view. It is cheap and conveniently located just past the exit of the bridge. we walked across the upper level of the bridge and then took the cable cars. we were on...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ride with the cable car both ways is very short. During the activity you don’t see more of the city than you would normaly see from an average panoramic point. The distance that cable car rides is very short, however it was boring. I...More

Thank KatrinaJohnsonn
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can go down the teleferico and have one of the best views of douro river, first i was scared but then I didn’t want it to stop

Thank Flavio F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brand new cable cabin by doppelmayr. Nice way to go down from the Luis I bridge to the port wine district.

Thank Martin O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great way to go from bridge top to river level. Great view and we wasted no time on line. We walked back via the lower part of the bridge and it was also great.

Thank Rubens B
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Response from cubsur | Reviewed this property |
Peço desculpas, mas não me lembro!
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