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Address: CairnGorm Ski Area, Aviemore PH22 1RB, Scotland
Phone Number: 44 1479 861261
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   CairnGorm Mountain is a great place to visit at any time of...

   CairnGorm Mountain is a great place to visit at any time of year. Ride the UK's highest funicular to just below the summit of Cairn Gorm, enjoy a walk with a Ranger or on one of the self guided routes. In winter, enjoy great snowsports on 30km of pisted runs suitable for beginners to experts. Lunch at the UK's highest restaurant, shop for gifts or mountain essentials and depart with unforgettable memories of this unique place.

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Amazing View

Visited on clear day so had amazing view. Cafe at top with plenty of choice. Informative museum with information on mountain. Wheelchair friendly. Take a jacket though as it gets... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed today
Sharon S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Visited on clear day so had amazing view. Cafe at top with plenty of choice. Informative museum with information on mountain. Wheelchair friendly. Take a jacket though as it gets cold at the top.

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Thank Sharon S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We traveled as a family up to the cafe on the trainand had a lovely time until it was time to go down in the railway carriage again. The staff were very helpful as my elderly mother is 82 and is disabled but can walk very short distances, its important to me to include her in every holiday activity and... More 

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Thank Maggi G
Monmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Certainly quicker than walking up the mountain. Just a few minutes on the funicular railway and you are in a busy visitor centre with cafe, gift shop and viewing platform. It is a bit expensive but well worth the experience.

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Thank brrjhn
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely place. Enjoyed the views and food was cheap. They need more tables though to eat.The clearing up could be done quicker to compensate.

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Thank tashaft
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There was four of us including my son and his girlfriend and it cost £50. Student discount is just 50p which was disappointing. The train up/down just takes minutes. Lovely views. A very small exhibition to look around. A shop that's over priced. A cafe. An enclosed outdoor viewing area. That's it for £12.50.

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Thank marblemuffin
Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Came here to see the mountain range and look out. Great wether, easy to get the train up and walk down, lovely day out.

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Thank Dangravy
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

In the winter, the Funicular Railway takes Skiing enthusiasts to the top of the Cairn Gorm mountain to enjoy the snow but in the summer it still provides breath-taking views and a good day out for tourists and walkers alike. The railway is disabled friendly and there are toilets both at the bottom of the railway and the top. The... More 

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Thank mancmanomyst
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After years of skiing in the cairngorms, it was lovely to go whilst there was no snow and travel up the mountain railway. This was my first time of using the railway. Highly impressed. Great viewing area. Well stocked shop and restaurant at the top. lovely things to see and do for all. Although I am only 50 years of... More 

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Thank Elizabeth J
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited on a beautifully, sunny day. Took the Funicular to the top and back down. Cost £49.50 for 3 adults and 1 student. Amazing views across the mountains and lochs. Didn't visit the restaurant but it looked good and was very busy. Train goes every 20 minutes.

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Thank GillyGee2013
Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My 2 friends and I did this yesterday. We booked a guided walk for 10.30am and got the first train up at 10am. We paid £20 each for the trip up and down the railway, including the 90 minute walk. The trip on the railway was brilliant although the train was packed. We met our guide, John, at the top... More 

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