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The cable Car linking the city of Trapani to the medieval village of Erice Capital through their respective terminals, along a 3099-meters slant height, on the same path as the old cable Car that was operated between the 1950s and the 1970s. The...more
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Strada Provinciale 31 | Corner via Capua, 91016, Erice, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

The cable car from the edge of Trapani up to Erice is a perfect way to travel. It was quiet and picturesque, and constantly running so we had no queue at all. The only thing which annoyed us was the group of men outside trying...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

When you are in Trapani it is 'must have' in traveling by cableway on Ericia. You can buy Trapani welcome card to have buses for three days free and fee to cableway and other discount. On Ericia you must visit Maria Grammatico 😊 on Ericia...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Polak1989
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Great trip - in October so no queues etc - very efficient and fantastic views - definitely worth doing. About 45 mins walk to cable car station from Trapani old town / taxi €8 to 10

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ally0212
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We were staying in Erice so just bought a return ticket and rode down and straight back up again. Lovely, quiet ride with great views.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LMK63
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

The cable car is a good way to get into Trapani from Erice. The cost was €4.5 each way but that’s cheaper and is less of a hassle than try g to drive there and find parking.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jaimeelsabio
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

This is not only very fast and convenient to use, with several parking lots, but also offers great views all around and a drop off place just outside the Erice gate.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Great way to get up to Erice. Fast and also gives you a great view on the way up. If coming from old town trapani you can catch either bus 21 or 23 from across the road of the ‘vigili del fuoco’ by the port....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

It is a convenient way to go up from trapani to Erice. The parking is very convenient, just next to the ticket office. The ride was smooth and lasted for about 10 mins. The view from the ride was very nice, overlooking trapani. Make sure...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank elDente
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Really enjoyed the cableway ride. €9 pp. We got on in Erice then got off at the bottom in Trapani, used the toilet and went straight back up to Erice. Really good views.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JGandIG
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Such a good experience well worth the money no queing when we visited views amazing took a taxi at bottom to port

Date of experience: September 2018
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Paulene M
6 August 2018|
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Response from Barry M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know. But I'd be surprised if there wasnt. Its a sizeable place.
9 July 2018|
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Response from catgirl2004 | Reviewed this property |
Bus lines 201, 202 and 203 will take you there. Check out Trapani- Erice Cableway on the web. This shows bus lines on a map.
Val F
10 December 2017|
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Response from Gallivantress | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply we have been traveling- we were there December 5 and it was running