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Funivia Colle Eletto

Address: San Girolamo, Gubbio, Italy
Phone Number: 075 9273881
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Atlanta, Georgia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
16 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Literally, in a bird cage overlooking Gubbio. Ask how to get to this unique ride up the mountain to the church of St. Ubaldo. It's not as scary as it looks; it is a lot of fun. No wait time the day we went, perhaps due to the wind at the top. The church is a real gem-- lovely stain... More 

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Unin Kolonia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Just fantastic experience. The photo camera is obligatory - breathtaking view of Gubbio and surroundings." Must Do"

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USA
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179 reviews 179 reviews
29 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

At first glance, you might say, "really, do I need to do this?" But the open cages for two are easy to get in and, with the assistance of the handlers, to get out. The trick is to "hit the ground running." And I am no kid. It is a nice ride up the mountain and the views over Gubbio... More 

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Denver, CO
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

You can get to the top of the hill without taking this, but why? It is a little hard to find, but completely worth it. Take some time to relax, because there are plenty of picnic tables and benches with stunning views of the valley and city below. I recommend you do this early in your time in Gubbio, because... More 

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Funivia is really a cage for two people lifting you up to Mount Ingino. The attendants are very helpful getting you in and out.:-)

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Berkshire, England
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52 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We took the funivia up the hillside behind Gubbio. Up to 2 people can jump into a metal basket, which swings a bit, but well worth it for the fantastic views that you get. It only costs 4 euros single or 6 euros return. We took a single and walked the short distance to the basilica of St Ubaldo, then... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
10 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This wee hillside ride is fantastic and great value 6 euros return for one of the best views ever .... Cafe and restaurant at the top but we wished we had taken a picnic as this would have been ideal . One of the highlights of my trip travelling Le Marche Umbria and Tuscany ....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

For 6 euro return it offers great access to the café and the basilica. take your camera because once up there it offers the best views of Gubbio and its Umbrian valley

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Derby, United Kingdom
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52 attraction reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This is something that you've just got to do. Pay your 6 euros (5 if you've got a tourist card), take a quick run and leap into a moving bucket that will take you up the Rocca to the Basilica of Saint Ubaldo. A stunning ride of about 15 minutes as you glide above the trees with a fantastic view... More 

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Berkeley
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This is a really fun way to get some astonishing views of the city of Gubbio and the whole surrounding region. And at the top is the very interesting and informative Basilica of Saint Ubaldo, who is said to have talked Frederick Barbarossa out of sacking Gubbio in 1155 (when he did sack the nearby Spoleto). For those concerned about... More 

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