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Funicolare Cablecar Railway

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Address: Viale Diaz, 22, 51016 Montecatini Terme, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0572 766862
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Steep 16 degrees then steeper 36 degrees

Nice experience leading to a great view of the area and a small square with some outside dining areas. Travels every 30 minutes so plan accordingly. The price was cheap.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Nice experience leading to a great view of the area and a small square with some outside dining areas. Travels every 30 minutes so plan accordingly. The price was cheap.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

It is situated on a big hill, the way there is possible to go with cable car /Funicolare/. There is a fantastic panoramatic view on Montecatini Terme. In the old town there were many historical very old buildings, all reconstructed.

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Hello, Thank you for your review very valuable to us, we are flattered by your words and by the fact that you appreciated our "historical" attraction. Best regards More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

it was a breathtaking ride up and down. Alto is quaint with unique shops and delicious food. Also, you can walk up a hill to see a very interesting church with old religious artifacts.

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Hello, Thank you for your review very valuable to us, we are flattered by your words and by the fact that you appreciated our "historical" attraction. Best regards More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

Took this ride as a 'must do' whilst staying in Montecatini. A nice walk through the gardens brings you to this piece of history. Very reasonably priced return ticket, and a ten minute slow climb up to the old town. Wonderful views all round, and then lunch in the old square to enjoy an area unchanged for many years. Don't... More 

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Hello, Thank you for your review very valuable to us, we are flattered by your words and by the fact that you appreciated our "historical" attraction. Best regards More 

West Finland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Nice ride. And Montecatini Alto is beautiful. The funicolare was easy to reach and good alternative to get back and forth from Terme to Alto.

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Hello, Thank you for your review very valuable to us, we are flattered by your words and by the fact that you appreciated our "historical" attraction. Best regards More 

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158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Great little funicular Railway, lovely views and photo opportunities on both journeys. Good value, only 7 euros return. Be aware they stop between 1pm and 2:30 for lunch. So plan your trip around these times, maybe stop for lunch at one of the restaurants?

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Hello, Thank you for your review very valuable to us, we are flattered by your words and by the fact that you appreciated our "historical" attraction. Best regards More 

Scranton, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Beautiful experience thrilling views. A unique experience that can only happen in Italy!!! The climb is well worth the breathless moments as the cable car slowly ascends to Montecatini Alto.

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Hello, Thank you for your review very valuable to us, we are flattered by your words and by the fact that you appreciated our "historical" attraction. Best regards More 

Belgrade, Serbia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

nice view but a little bit expensive .Orvietto funicolare is 2 e but this one in Montecatini is 7.There are some nice restaurants in this part with a wonderful view.

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Alicante, Spain
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

This ride costs seven Euros return per person to transport you to Montecartini Alto. We thought it was worth it for the experience. We enjoyed the views on the way up and down and loved exploring the town on top of the hill. It is a very pleasant way to spend a couple of hours. Once at the top, we... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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112 reviews 112 reviews
25 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

This little railway costs 7 euros for a return trip from Montecatini Terme upto Montecatini Alto and takes 8 minutes, but gives you stunning views across this wonderful part of Tuscany. You can sit in the car or you can stand on the railed platforms at either end of the car. Great photo opportunity.

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Hello, Thank you for your review very valuable to us, we are flattered by your words and by the fact that you appreciated our "historical" attraction. Best regards P.S. Since 2007 we don't raise the price of the ticket.... More 

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