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Standseilbahn Locarno Orselina

viale Francesco Balli 2, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
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Nice, a bit expensive, not easily accessible with wheelchair

It's a nice and convenient way to get up to the cable car going up to Cardada. Was quite crowded... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2017
MathewF
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Goteborg, Sweden
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Fastest way to get to Orselina but far too expensive, unorganised and unfriendly staff!

It appears that the staff know that visitors/tourists take the cable car no matter what to get as... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2017
Mario C
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Singapore, Singapore
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Sep 22, 2017
“Nice, a bit expensive, not easily accessible with wheelchair ”
Apr 16, 2017
“Fastest way to get to Orselina but far too expensive, unorganised and unfriendly staff!”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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viale Francesco Balli 2, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

It's a nice and convenient way to get up to the cable car going up to Cardada. Was quite crowded and also not very cheap.. There are stairs on both ends, but easier not so steep at the lower station. So a bit of a...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2017

It appears that the staff know that visitors/tourists take the cable car no matter what to get as fast as possible up to Orselina and after a short walk to Madonna del Sasso.. but if there was an equivalent alternative nobody would use the cable...More

Thank Mario C
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