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Devon's famous Lynton & Lynmouth funicular Cliff Railway is the most exciting way to travel between these two historic towns & will be the highlight of any visit. Enjoy stunning views of the North Devon Coastline as you ride the steepest totally...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
The Esplanade, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EQ, England
All reviews victorian engineering return ticket unique experience great fun piece of history water powered short trip an adult worth a trip well worth a visit steep hill zig zag path fantastic views walked down north devon ride carriage
Wow what a lovely afternoon we had at Lynmouth it really is a beautiful picturesque place the harbour is lovely and we had a long stroll walking around looking in the quaint shops and we got some treats to bring home with us,lunch was good...More
The highest and steepest water-powered railway in the world. Take a ride from the bottom at Lynmouth and watch in awe as you rise above the crystal blue waters below. Stop at the top for a great cream tea (but be sure to research whether...More
We really enjoyed this trip! We went out of season so no queues and really reasonable prices. Both villages at the top and bottom of the railway have a few nice shops and pubs to mooch around. Nice to read about the history of these...More
You just have to give this a blast, if you're visiting Lynton/Lynmouth. It's a bit pricey, for what it is, at £13 return for a family of four. However, it's much easier than climbing the hill up to Lynton!
I wrote about this "Cliff Railway" on here last year. I personally think It Is a great experience and It Is well worth the Money. The fee that you pay maintains this Victorian masterpiece and does not receive any other funding.
All I can say...More
the weather was fantastic , the views were out of this world , staff very friendly price was ok !! yes it was a short journey . the cafe above was good .
it was very interesting seeing it work and well worth a visit
Our return trip to Lynton and back was great! The conductors were great and really seemed like they enjoyed what they were doing.
The ride going up is brilliant, as you get higher things just become more beautiful as you start to see the cliff...More
We met some people on holiday who told us about this when we said we were coming to Devon for a few days in October. We really enjoyed the experience. The railway takes you from Lynmouth up to Lynton and the views are amazing. There...More
This unique yet simple Victorian Cliff Railway connects Lynmouth & Lynton rising 500 feet on 862 feet of track, a gradient of 57%. Not only is it practical allowing you to explore both towns it is an engineering education and also fun. Worth taking a...More