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Salta Tram (Teleferico)

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Address: Av Yrigoyen, Salta, Argentina
Phone Number: 387/431-0641
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This cable car takes you to the top of San Bernardo Hill where you can...

This cable car takes you to the top of San Bernardo Hill where you can enjoy a view of the Lerma Valley.

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Cool thing to do on a nice day

We hiked up the cerro and took the tram back down. It gives you a nice view of the whole city, which is cool. Also conveniently drops you in the park next to the feria Artesanal... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2016
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Auckland, New Zealand
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately we were not thrilled by the cable car. The wait in line was long and cold during winter months. The view was quite plain at the top. There is a local market across from the cable car which is worth checking out.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

We hiked up the cerro and took the tram back down. It gives you a nice view of the whole city, which is cool. Also conveniently drops you in the park next to the feria Artesanal so you can check that out after. Reasonably priced. Wouldn't do it on a rainy day but it was nice when we went.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Was nice to take the cable car and just enjoy the peace. Was a beautiful day, stunning scenery. A city looks so different from a height. The garden at the top was nice and a few good priced souvenirs. A nice thing to do if you have a spare hour or 2

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

We walked up Cerro San Bernando and took the Teleferico back down and were glad for having earned the trip down after all the steps up to the summit. Well worth the effort, as it took about half an hour to get to the top and it's only 8 minutes back down and gives a good view of the city... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Fun experience and an excellent way to get out of the city noise and traffic. Glide towards the sky and the park waiting for you and the top of the hill. And the fresh air of course

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philadelphia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

We enjoyed our evening trip up the hill. The park at the top is beautiful, and the views are great. Well worth the money.

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Albury, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

We walked through a pleasant park to get here and we were the first to board the cable car. The view was quite panoramic although it is hard to distinguish the landmarks of the old city. It wasn't a very clear day; on a sunny day it would be more impressive. There were some shops, gardens and amphitheatre at the... More 

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Rome, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

The view of Salta and of all it's valley makes this trip worth wile! What impressed me most is the swiss machinery that was brought to this part of the world

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Helena, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Not only a great view of Salta and surrounding areas, but also a quiet relaxing park at the top to relax in on a hot day.

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Cable car up to a high vantage point above the city of Salta. You will need a clear day. The last part of the ride is quite high and quite steep and not for those who do not like heights. ( like me!) Restaurant, souvenirs, some gardens and great views over Salta at the top. Worth doing. 110 pesos return... More 

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