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Teleferico

Port of Fira, Fira, Greece
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Going down

Had a long wait in the queue, but eventually got on and had a reasonless descent to the port, a lot... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
PNEPete
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Leyland, United Kingdom
Practical and convenient

This is a good practical and convenient option to go from the port to to fira center. With a nice... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
oswaldcaruana
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Qormi, Malta
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“old port” (27 reviews)
“cable car” (43 reviews)
“poor donkeys” (6 reviews)
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Port of Fira, Fira, Greece
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"old port"
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"cable car"
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"poor donkeys"
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"cruise ship"
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"the cliff"
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"donkeys carrying"
in 2 reviews
"beats walking"
in 2 reviews
"ride takes"
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"per ride"
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"scenic ride"
in 2 reviews
"great ride"
in 2 reviews
"euros per person"
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"donkey poop"
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"cars"
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"queue"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a long wait in the queue, but eventually got on and had a reasonless descent to the port, a lot easier than walking down the steps to the port, and also much better than having a donkey ride down, give them a rest, use...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a good practical and convenient option to go from the port to to fira center. With a nice view as well. With 5 cable cars for each ways make it easier to go up and down again to the port. Therefore in the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice view and a good option if you want to avoid the stairs to the old port of Fira. Something around 400 steps, not sure. It costs 6 euros each trip.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very good way to travel from cruise port to the center of thira, service was very good and fast. view as you go up is beautiful :)

Thank DalliW1
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the only sensible way to get from sea level up to the top and back and for anyone with walking difficulties it's a godsend. It's now 6 euros each way but is definitely worth it. It does get VERY busy, the answer is...More

Thank Ed W
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great experience and I must do if you don’t want to walk all those downstairs that it takes you about an hour or maybe a little bit more and you definitely have to do it because you’re going to be able to go down...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2018

The teleferic is cleaned, fast and convenient for anybody who want to avoid to go back to the center using the 587 steps!!

Thank _macneiljean
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Took Teleferico to Fira Old Port. I went on a weekday, noonish, and there was no waiting in line. The cost was 6 euros, per person, each way. I went to the car, and was 1 of 6 people, who went down. The views over...More

Thank Deezy1
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

We took this fun "cable car" ride down to the port to reboard our cruise ship after a long day touring the island. The views of the bay were amazing and it was way better than taking the LONG walk down! The cars run almost...More

Thank Jay B
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Handy way to get down to the old port area ,or if returning to your cruise ship, a lot easier than the 588 steps ,or risking life or limb on the back of a unpredictable donkey, and at just a mere 5 euros, each way...More

Thank jarlath m m
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