We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pic du Jer

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Fantastic views at the top!

The upward climb is an interesting and exciting journey. The view once we reach the top is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Elakkeya J
Pic du jer

Enjoyed funicular railway great they accommodated wheelchair visitors lovely cafe at top fantastic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Norma F
via mobile
Read all 609 reviews
459
All photos (459)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
About
The Pic du Jer, towering over the town, is recognizable by its large cross which is illuminated at night. You can get there by a hundred-year-old funicular railway which takes you to the summit at an altitude of 1000 metres in a few minutes; it's a...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
59 avenue Francis Lagardere, 65100, Lourdes, France
Website
+33 5 62 94 00 41
Call
Reviews (609)
Filter reviews
175 results
Traveler rating
112
52
8
1
2
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
112
52
8
1
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsfunicular railwayamazing viewsviewing platformfear of heightscave explorationtakes about minutesmountain bikingtrain leavessouthern edgehighest pointfun ridefamilies with young childrencombined ticketsunny dayfairly easy walkreturn journeyhalf day trip
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 175 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago

The upward climb is an interesting and exciting journey. The view once we reach the top is absolutely stunning. There are no barricades at the top so if you are travelling with children you need to be extra careful. There is a small shop at...More

Thank Elakkeya J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed funicular railway great they accommodated wheelchair visitors lovely cafe at top fantastic views over lourdes

Thank Norma F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

view from the top is ok- but if you have been to switzerland then you’ll probably think- is that it??

Thank rose d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were not lucky with the weather as it was cloudy but nevertheless decided to go to the top (reduced rate due to the lack of visibility). The little train journey is impressive, it's a bit chilly at the top so don't forget your jumper....More

Thank Londinium
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The funicular gives an impressive view of Lourdes and surrounds, but we went for the mountain bike descents. There is a blue “debutant” course and a black expert course, plus a red enduro course which is much longer and requires pedalling. We stuck to the...More

Thank 5kiiers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful half day trip. There is a hundred-years old railway which can take you up and down (around 12 EUR/person) but we like to hike so we walked with my friend. It takes us 75 minutes to came up to the point where the restaurant...More

1  Thank Deevaa_Trips
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We LOVED this attraction. It’s easy to get to by car, bus or the little Lourdes train thingy. The train leaves every 30 minutes or so. We liked this so much, we did it twice! Day 1 was a bit overcast so we couldn’t resist...More

Thank rosegrove77
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

A trip to Lourdes definitely must include a trip to Pic du jer including a ride to the top of the mountain in the funicular. We ate at the restaurant at the top and enjoyed real French cuisine like Garbure, regional soup of veggies and...More

1  Thank noeleencoelho
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This unique ride gives way to a spectacular view both way. It also give you a different prospective on the area.

1  Thank Don B
Reviewed 5 July 2018

What a great experience on a fantastic piece of engineering. The trip on the Funicular is very good and once you reach the top you can walk up to the summit and the views are spectacular. If you are a mountain bike enthusiast you can...More

2  Thank Ian J
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 188 hotels in Lourdes
Residence Foch
65 reviews
.75 km away
Residences les Marquises
40 reviews
.86 km away
Hotel Les Gentianes
5 reviews
.88 km away
Logis du Lavedan
19 reviews
.94 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 136 restaurants in Lourdes
O Piment Rouge
562 reviews
1.29 km away
Da Marco
703 reviews
1.29 km away
Le Palacio
254 reviews
1.12 km away
The Munster Bar
98 reviews
1.29 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 55 attractions in Lourdes
Le Petit Lourdes
185 reviews
1.31 km away
Crypte de la Basilique de l’Immaculee Conception.
97 reviews
1.28 km away
Sacre-Coeur Parish Church
194 reviews
1.42 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
pokwan
20 November 2017|
Answer
Response from Dannyhiker | Reviewed this property |
Yes... The main part of Lourdes where a miracle happened will probably be too far for you and your group to walk. It was probably over a mile. I don't know about advance tickets. Good luck!
-1
Votes
JackieB1740
27 September 2017|
Answer
Response from Khonsu | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jackie, The funicular is very wheelchair friendly and has all the ramps, mechanical aids I would hope you require. Enjoy the views.
0
Votes
bobed
15 March 2017|
Answer
Response from PicDuJer | Property representative |
Good afternoon, We inform you that the funicular ride costs 12€ per adult and 9€ for each child between 6 and 11 years. It's free for children under 6. In may, you can take the cable car between 9.30 to 5 (every half... More
1
Vote
Google Translation