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Rua Rocha Leao, Vila Nova de Gaia 4430-210, Portugal
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All reviews cable car short trip the river nice ride free port walk across the bridge birds eye view euros return aerial view afraid of heights top level smooth ride both sides dom luis worth doing per adult luis bridge
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Short and sweet with beautiful views. It was only us in our little pod which I liked. We were able to take some stunning photos from up there.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ALCBS
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ride was very short and to be honest not great value. They had a photographer take our picture unannounced at the start of the ride, hence be ready for this if you go and want a picture. The view was great for the short period...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Colin D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far the easiest way of getting down if you’ve walked across the top of the bridge. Fairly quick ride and not that cheap to be honest but the views from the car are nice on the way down. Prepare for them to try and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank goodersM33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Feb 19 no waiting and great pic opportunity. Runs weather permitting, I have noticed from our bedroom overlooking the cable.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JohannSouthAfrica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a short but great cable car ride that gives fantastic views over the city. It is a great and novel way to see a city. The cost is 9 euro for a return trip but this also includes a port wine tasting experience...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Oliver M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice ride that gives good views of the city. Cost is €4.50 both ways for adult and €3.00 both ways for child.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Warmie_79
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This is a very short cable car trip alongside the river on the opposite side to Ribeira. It is €6 one way or €9 return. To be honest if you want to experience a cable car this will give you the chance but it is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ParqueTropical
Reviewed January 9, 2019

This is a great way to see Vila nova de Gaia from above and to take some great photos. We also enjoyed not having to climb all the stairs going up to Porto. This is also a fast way as it only takes some minutes....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anette12345
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

It’s a short trip, a quick trip and for the princely sum of € 6 per person, relatively speaking, it is an expensive trip. As an experience, it is quite wonderful. From a smooth acceleration you are launched into the Porto skyline, running parallel to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank michaelsK3136WJ
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

The cable cars are clean and safe. Beautiful view of the city, a great snapshot in a short time. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: January 2019
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