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Ascensor del Pilar

Plaza Ntra. Sra. del Pilar, 18, 50003 Zaragoza, Spain
+34 976 39 74 97
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Plaza Ntra. Sra. del Pilar, 18, 50003 Zaragoza, Spain
+34 976 39 74 97
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to the lift to see the view, but the way up was also kind of spectacular with the glass elevator taking you up at high speed and glimpses of the view. Once up there, you still have to climb a few stairs including...More

Thank HansCB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Zaragoza was an ok city to visit. Small and lots of things closed at lunch time. This was the highlight. Beautiful building and panoramic views.

Thank Chari B
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

You pay 3€ to take a lift up to enjoy the windy but amazing view of the cathedral and the city. You can also go up another set of stairs to see even further. Unfortunately there is glass infront of the view but it's still...More

Thank Ker T
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Afraid of heights, but managed the elevator ... left the additional spiral staircase to the upper level to my husband ... the photographs that he produced were wonderful perspectives of the beautiful tiled domes of the cathedral; the rooftops of the city; views over the...More

Thank dljackson2015
Reviewed 4 October 2017

For 3 euro, you get a quick ride in a glass elevator, but it does not take you all the way to the top. You then climb a spiral staircase to the cupola. The glass, which was pretty dirty the day I was there, makes...More

Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The glass fronted lift takes you up one of the towers of the Basilica del Pilar, after which you can climb the stairs for an even better view of the river, old bridge and city. There is a small charge but well worth it -...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 22 September 2017

A friend told me that it was really worth going up the North Tower of the Basilica del Pilar to get a great view of the city and she wasn't wrong! It costs 3 euros and well worth it. You go up by elevator to...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The lift trip is great. Great views across the city. But if you don't climb stairs you won't get right to the top. Lots of stairs including, at the end, a spiral staircase. If you're up for a climb though, the views are worth

Thank CurrySpice
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I´m originally from Zaragoza and I had never been here before. I took some friends from UK and it was great! Th price is good 3euros and you can enjoy one of the best views of Zaragoza. I recommend it!

Thank Laramolamil
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Ascensor del Pilar is the lift located in a belltower of the la Basilica de Nuestra Señora del Pilar, the most well-known religious building in Zaragoza. With this lift you can go up to the bell tower and see very beautiful views of the old...More

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Robby G C
8 November 2015|
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Response from Gabriel M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if it opens on Sunday. There should be info on that in their own site. I would schedule about 45mins to an hour to enjoy the visit. Where the elevator ends there are still a couple of floors of stairs to go up. at... More