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Salta Tram (Teleferico)

Av Yrigoyen, Salta, Argentina
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Ranked #15 of 36 Attractions in Salta
Type: Trams
Description: This cable car takes you to the top of San Bernardo Hill where you can enjoy a view of the Lerma Valley.
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Salta, Argentina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

Wonderful way to have a fun day in anadorable place like the top of saint bernard hill. uper recomendable, even at night if you have a car is great to go and see the night view up there, super safe with police at any time.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

It costs 85 pesos and you get an old "gondolas" for kids. Up there an ugly "café" and a few tired Indians shops. Don't waste time and money when you are in lovely Salta.

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Austin, Texas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

If you spend any decent amount of time in Salta, you will be doing the Teleferico. It's decently priced and the views are pretty. Once on top, you can stroll for a while, buy some food, and admire the views. Just pay attention to either the people in front or the people behind as my wife and I would be... More

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Coffs Harbour
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

World class teleferico, just like the one in Quito. Nice cafes at summit too, relaxing place to enjoy a local beer.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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52 reviews 52 reviews
30 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

A wonderful experience! I would totally recommend you to do this. El Cerro San Bernardo is a must in Salta! We just loved it!

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We enjoy our ride a lot. Excelent views. You can see Salta and its surroundings like anywhere else. New and safer cabins. Don'te forget your cammera. it's worth to take one hour or a bit more to enjoy the visit peaceantly.

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Camarillo, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Took tram ride to top of Bernard Hill. Beutiful view of the surrounding city below. Worth waiting for the city lights to light up. Great photographs on the way up and from the top. $6 us round trip with blue dollars. Worth the cost for the ride.

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North Chicago, Illinois
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334 helpful votes 334 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

If you have an hour or so to spend, take the ride to the top of the mountain on a nice day. There are little walkways around, as well as vendors (same old stuff you see every place else) as well as a a coffee shop. I spent only 1/2 hour at they top and felt it was worth it.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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126 reviews 126 reviews
23 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

We took the cable car up and then walked down. The views of the city and surroundings are superb and the area at the summit is very nicely landscaped. The cafe is a little basic so we settled for a bottled drink. There are a great many stairs going down and stout shoes are a necessity.

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Cusco, Peru
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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

The cable cart offers some nice views, but it was incredibly hot, and they changed the price to 70 for a return or 35 just to go up! We enjoyed the walk a lot more!

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