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Funicolare Como-Brunate

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Piazza Alcide De' Gasperi 4, 22100, Como, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

The funicular to Brunate is pretty steep and comparable to that on the Peak in Hong Kong. It isa not expensive either. At the top there is plenty to see either on foot or take advantage of the ride up to the Lighthouse (7.50 euros...More

Thank blbttl74
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A quick ride up the mountain to Bruante from Como with spectacular views. You really don’t realize how high up you are travelling. Interesting when the 2 trains pass each other mid way. Once at the top, take a bunch of pictures and take the...More

1  Thank Sergio B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great way to see a como view but you need to know where to go. There are two exits from the tram and you should definitely exit at the bottom exit since you will get to see the view much better! Upper...More

2  Thank Keri L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our day travelling to Brunate via the funicolare. We highly recommend this if you are visiting the area it will cost you €5 per person return ticket. The only thing we thought needed improving was upgrading of the actual cabins of the...More

Thank shaksyy123
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A quick ride (€5.50 round trip) to the top of the mountain. A spectacular view from numerous vantage points! Go early and eat at one of the restaurants that offer terrace seating. The food is “good”, the prices are fair and the view is unparalleled.

Thank ALFreundl
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Funicolare brings you up the mountain, where you can go hiking or just sit in the sun on the balcony of a restaurant with wonderful panorama and enjoy an aperitivo. It only takes about 10 minutes and is inexpensive, so you should not miss...More

Thank NicfromG
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Allow at least 40 mins hardish walk from the top of the funicular to the lighthouse. 7.70 Euro return journey for an adult. Sept 18

Thank EJRWilliams
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I would recommend an early start before the queues begin. Just Euro5.50 per person return. When you get to the top you won't be disappointed with the views over the lake. Try Ristorante Albergo Bellavista for delicious, traditional food with a view. This is the...More

Thank Barolo2004
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved this and staying in town above be sure to see church and walk town then enjoy lunch at a restaurant with a view We did not go to lighthouse Next time

1  Thank Luckydog17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cable car is efficient and good value at e4.50 each way. Pigra gives a choice of 10 or so marked walks. However, there is very little information and no maps. Would have made all the difference to be able to get some advice. We...More

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Sheniz M
24 August 2018|
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Response from EuroTravelLover | Reviewed this property |
You can walk around. There are a few shops, snack bars, and restaurants. Some small streets to explore and discover the area. People live up there. Enjoy!
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Chris M
12 July 2018|
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Response from SuSuLemakManis |
Was there 2 weeks ago. My mother was on wheel chair, I had no issues getting her around. At the top, still able to push her around.
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tresdar
12 May 2018|
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Response from nick w | Reviewed this property |
You can probably seat about 6 per carriage (maybe slightly less in front and rear carriages) and there are about 4 carriages. There is also standing room.
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