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brilliant little cages giving a superb view of gubbio and then lovely walks when you get to the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Barbara G
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Taking a ride in the open air “cage” was a great experience. Spectacular views of the area and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
LoveToTravel6467
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

brilliant little cages giving a superb view of gubbio and then lovely walks when you get to the top. There's even a restaurant which will pick you up and take you 5 minutes down the road for good food.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Taking a ride in the open air “cage” was a great experience. Spectacular views of the area and wonderful church at the top. If you are adventurous either hike up or down and enjoy the countryside!

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This trip up the hillside in the birdcages was enjoyable. The most difficult part was hopping on, but from there it was all about taking in the view of the city below. We were there on a clear day and were able to see for...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Travel0116
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommended, wasn't that busy, lovely views over the town and surroundings and not that expensive.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank John M
Reviewed August 7, 2019

This is actually shaped like a birdcage with a see-through floor. Not being a fan of heights, I had my doubts about trying this experience, but when I saw it was "only" at treetop height, I hopped aboard with my daughter. Yes, hopped. It does...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank jaguar05
Reviewed July 10, 2019

A great way to reach the Basilica at the top of the hill above Gubbio, where the 'candles' used in the annual race are stored. Apart from the wonderful views over the city and countryside, the ride itself is great fun in the 'bird cages'....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 28, 2019 via mobile

Nice way of getting to the Basilica of Sant' Ubaldo. 2 persons are guided into an open 'standing-cage' and are slowly lifted up the hill. On top of the hill you get a nice view over de town. Nice attraction for kids too.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank johjbolt
Reviewed June 21, 2019

Of the 7 people in our family group, 4 swore after driving up and seeing the "bird cages", that they were NOT going up under any circumstances. Well, long story short, they went and it's the activity they talk about the most since our trip...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful. Really enjoyed riding up and down in the cage. Bit tricky getting on and off. Best thing in Gubbio.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank LMK63
Reviewed March 30, 2019

The day was cold and windy but we were not leaving Gubbio without riding the funicular. I was happy to learn both my husband and I could ride in the same basket. Getting on and off is tricky as one must jump in and out...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Alicia A
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Abi C
June 21, 2019|
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Response from FTMDave | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is. When are you going? The hours change per month. Sunday hours in June are 09:00-19:30. In July & August 09:00-20:00. Towards Autumn the service is reduced. Always open on a Sunday though. If you do a web... More
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Response from Erzs_bet_S274887 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we were 2 adults in one box - so I suppose, 1 adult, 2 child could be possible
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