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Plaza del Funicular, 4, 20008 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Funicular starts near the beach on regular schedule. View from the top is amazing! Perfect panorama of the beaches and town of San Sebastian. Adequate restaurant at the top, as well as additional activities mainly oriented to kids.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank jerry s
Reviewed 1 week ago

The day we arrived, we decided to walk to the funicular, and take the ride up, since it was a clear day and teh weather forecast was cloudy and rainy for the rest of our time there. We walked along the beach to get there...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank mfnyc
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a must do as the views were fabulous and so easy to get there. We did not have access to the park as it was closed but there was a nice cafe and we climbed the tower. It was high and worth the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jet803839
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing views of San Sebatian from here. Parked near the tennis courts and took the funicular to the top. There were a couple of rides our children (12,14 &16) thought were worth a go but mostly these are more suited for younger children. For an...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank sally l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are reasonably fit, Do the hike up! (There is a funicular if you can’t or don’t want to walk up) Views are the best in town that I found. There is also a bar/restaurant etc at the top to reward yourself or bring...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Cosmopolitan794102
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the train up for lovely views and some fun and walked down . A funfair and hotel at the top. Played a few games, took some stunning photos and walked back to the beach.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank John_cruk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth visiting to get breathtaking views of the city. Take the “fenicular”/cable train from the base to the top. Cost is €3.50 per person (return). We didn’t have to wait long to ride there or back. There is a WC and a cafe at...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ryvcin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Over the years we have ignored this attraction on the basis of some negative reviews about it being so tacky and run down at the top. Well this year, as we were passing the sign for the funicular, we decided to go up. And it...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best place to have the most beautiful view of San Sebastian ....really . Like a postcard. Easy to get there from Ondarreta Beach.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank luisoluiso
Reviewed September 12, 2019

A quick ascent via the funicular. At the top have a walk around, admire the view and enjoy a coffee. If you have kids there's a small fun fair. Pleasant for an hour or so. Its an enjoyable walk along the beach promenade to get...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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AmyS4773
June 19, 2016|
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Response from uncledavey80 | Reviewed this property |
About 5 mins, nice views, and lots to do at the top, and that's if you just go for the different views! I would strongly recommend going up the castle tower to the Best View in the World, and afterwards have a surprisingly... More
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Andrialam
January 25, 2016|
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Response from Serendipity8 | Reviewed this property |
We were in a tour bus that went up the mountain but the road is narrow. Otherwise, cars shouldn't have a problem.
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