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Opicina Tramway

Address: Parte da Piazza Oberdan | Via dei Lavoratori n° 2, 34144 Trieste, Italy
Phone Number: 040 7795 257
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Ranked #22 of 72 Attractions in Trieste
Type: Trams, Transportation
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Type: Trams, Transportation

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Kleve, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Everyone should ride in this tram at list once. There is so cute and unrepeatable experience, and ticket is so cheap. Enjoy this!

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Chesterfield
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I couldn't miss the old No 2 tram parked up at a terminal stop right outside the Albergo alla Posta hotel on the night we arrived. To my amusement it turned out to be the very tram I wanted to ride up to Opicina and I enjoyed the ride very much. Much has already been said about the panoramic views... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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267 reviews 267 reviews
148 attraction reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Yes please take a ride back in history on this very old tram. The ride has some very steep sections and offer some great views. A must do in Trieste

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San Tan Valley, Arizona
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36 reviews 36 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Had the opportunity to take the tram from Trieste to Villa Opicina and it was a great "short" trip - the views were break taking and it was a great way to make the trip. Its well worth the very modest price of just over 1 Euro.

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Trieste, Italy
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Our beloved cable car is now running again. SO do not miss this beautiful "promenade", enjoy the view and experience an original last century trip.

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Well we ran for the tram we saw one leaving the station in late July, August 2014 this year as we had planned to take the cross-country trip from Venice in to Slovenia. I tried to get a photo but my phone wouldn't load fast enough so I missed it completely which made me really sad. We asked when the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
25 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The Opicina Tramway is a wonderful way to move from the lower levels of Trieste to Opicina where there are magnificent views of the city below and the beautiful Gulf of Trieste. The cost is very modest and well worth the experience. It is not just for tourists though, but is a vital part of the city's transport infrastructure that... More 

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west yorks
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115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

If you are in Trieste this tram is a must it was built in the early 20th century if you buy a ticket 1.3 euros and return within 1 hour that's free but there is a little town above called. Opicina it,s worth a visit especially the large bar just below the terminus get a drink and help yourselves to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

1 - If love a tram ride soooo just do it! 2 - Take the tram to the stop at the "Obelisco" (obelisk) point and enjoy the scenery. 3 - Take the tram all the way to Opicina and have lunch in the small town What ever your fancy the tram will be there for you. It is just a... More 

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Dunnellon, Florida
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3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

My husband loves this tram as it so reminds him of his childhood. We rode it twenty years ago and again on our most recent visit. It's a historical gem and the ride and destination overlooking all of Trieste is a must do. It's a small piece of what Trieste once was and for all of the changes taking place... More 

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