Cable car (Telecabine)

If you want to enjoy a ride in the air with the Telecabine (Cable car) in Lisbon, then you better head of towards the Parque des Nacoes (Nations Park). There you will find the Vasco da Gama shopping mall and if you walk through this you will get to the Tagus river and soon you will see the Cable Cars going back and forth.

The cable car was finished in 1998 and it covers a total distance of 1,2km. At most 8 people can sit in one carrier, but if you want to be only two persons alone, then that is normally possible. The price is 4 Euro for one way and if you want it to take you back and forth you will have to pay about 6 Euro.

The Cable Car starts from the Oceanarium (Passeio de Neptuno) and from the Old Vascso da Gama tower (Passeio das Tágides). During the ride you can enjoy a beautiful view towards the Tagus river and you will get a very nice view of the Vasco da Gama bridge.

How to get to the Telecabine with public transportation?

To get here with public transportation use the metro system and travel to the station named Oriente. There you get of and walk through the Vasco da Gama shopping mall and you will find the way from there yourself!

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Cable Car Lisbon

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