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Tram 28

Lisbon, Portugal
+351 21 350 0115
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Vintage trams take passengers on a scenic trip from the city center at sea level up through the narrow maze of streets towards St. George Castle.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“martim moniz” (208 reviews)
“window seat” (63 reviews)
“narrow streets” (309 reviews)
Lisbon, Portugal
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
+351 21 350 0115
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Reviewed May 19, 2016

Almost everyone told us to ride the number 28 tram around the city. Its a cheap & fantastic way to explore. The fare is about 2.50 euros each way and you get to see things you may not otherwise have seen. Avoid in the middle...More

Thank HappyHollie87
Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Don't miss this 1,50 euro ride! It is cheap and fun and you get to see a lot of the city. Take pictures from the open windows and enjoy the ride!

Thank Toon S
Reviewed May 19, 2016

First a "disclaimer": I'm a local (born, raised and still living in Lisbon) and I love Lisbon. The Tram 28 trip is a "must do" in Lisbon, not only because you get the chance to ride on an old tram, but also because of the...More

2  Thank Afonso A
Reviewed May 19, 2016

It was an lovely experience, to try the tram 28. It's not just a tourist attraction. It's going between Alfama & city center. It's a good one to take. Not very cheep, it was fun.

Thank boryana_ivanova1
Reviewed May 19, 2016

Can be a long wait to find one with room on (tip if the first one is standing room only wait for the next one ) at the turn around point you have to get off and join what can be a long queue to...More

Thank Dorne L
Reviewed May 18, 2016

I'm going to guess that people are complaining about the tram being old, crowded, slow, shaky and other things, but for me it was part of the charm. Plus this route takes you from Estrela to Martim Moniz via the centre and the Castle. On...More

Thank Wrongisland
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

We just loved travelling on tram 28, but be aware of pickpockets. We were warned by a number of locals. Thankfully we didn't experience any. The trams are magnificent and I would love to own one. It gives you the wonderful feeling of being right...More

Thank DublinDave007
Reviewed May 18, 2016

If you have a good map of the city it is nice to take this little tram and do the several tracks through the city. Great pictures!

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed May 17, 2016

We had no problem folding up or stroller and holding our daughter on our laps when riding the tram. We kept our stroller in the aisle next to our seats and no one seemed to mind. We rode the tram on a Friday afternoon and...More

Thank OKRN
Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

A very quick and efficient way to visit lisbon, 29 euros with a bus and tram tour, a sympathic drivers with a lot of vues and authenticity

Thank Othman Lotfi B
Baixa, Rossio & Restauradores
A pending candidate to become a World Heritage Site,
Lisbon's downtown (the "Baixa Pombalina", or simply
"Baixa") is a perfect example of anti-earthquake
construction, having been rebuilt following the 1755
earthquake by the famous Marquês de Pombal (hence its
name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
Rossio and Restauradores, outlets and shops in the
Áurea, Augusta, Prata and other famous streets, the
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September 9, 2017|
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Response from TheHoneybuzzard | Reviewed this property |
We got on at Praca Martim Moniz where the tram starts from. At about 10am in January there were enough people in the queue that we had to wait while three trams filled up, then got in the fourth. You are lucky to get a seat... More
July 17, 2017|
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Response from Dahducheyne | Reviewed this property |
I passed by the stop very early (before 8am). There was nobody. At 10am there is a queu of 1,5 hours.
July 13, 2017|
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Response from StuartWood52 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I used a website I found which displayed the tram 28 route. We stayed in an apartment near jardim da Estrela so it was our local transport anyway. We only went as far as the castle but used it daily to get downtown or... More