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Funicolare Como-Brunate

Piazza Alcide De' Gasperi 4, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 303608
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“light house” (27 reviews)
Piazza Alcide De' Gasperi 4, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 303608
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well worth the time to see the views from the top. Lovely views at sunset. If heading out for dinner in Brunate, don’t get caught in stopping at the first place to eat. Views don’t necessarily mean good food.

Thank lorraine164
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must do when in Como. The ride is fantastic, only takes about 7 mins to reach the top and is very steep incline, (but not many seats so you may have to stand) When you arrive at top station the view over...More

Thank marty556
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Get your tickets from your hotel before you go to avoid the long line at the ticket booth, our hotel sold the tickets for the same price as the booth. Make sure you have change for the rest rooms at the top in Brunate(on the...More

Thank Chico1623
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is the place you should go, don't be afraid if you see a big line , waiting not much time, about 10-15 min, but it costs, Not dengerous, but breathtaking view !

Thank Irene Y
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you visit Lake Como, take the tram! The vistas are in unreal in every direction. Good for the whole family.

Thank Jay P
Reviewed 4 days ago

From the top you only get little slices of lake views, because of the trees and the buildings. However, what you can see is lovely. The walk to the lighthouse is up a steep, stony path, until you get to a little plateau, before the...More

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

30 minute wait in line. Great views on the way up! We elected to hike up to the lighthouse once we got to Brunate, which was a near death experience, but wonderful once we got there. We chatted with the shop owner where we bought...More

Thank rogergrippe
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We travelled on this train during our day trip to Como. It was an approx 5 minute ride, and €5.50 return. It was well worth the huge queue, as the view from the top was spectacular. Beware of people attempting to queue jump at the...More

Thank Mummy1940
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a MUST DO! You cant see mountains much from Lake level, and another world opens up by going up only a few hundred feet. Can get a full experience within a couple of hours. There are paved paths that enable you to see...More

Thank richard_traveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

This interesting cable railway connects the town of Como to the village Brunate at the top. As you ascend towards the top, one is rewarded with a an expansive view of the town of Como and lakeside. A worth while local activity. Spend some time...More

Thank Della G
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20 September 2017|
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Response from RobertFGCarter | Reviewed this property |
The schedule is on line. You can also pick up printed copies at the ticket office or in reception of some of the local hotels.