Are you going to visit the oldest district of the capital? Take a ride there on the funicular.
Funicular in Zagreb is another local attraction. Although this funicular overcomes the smallest distance (in comparison with any other in Europe), only 66 meters and it is faster to get to Upper Town by any other mode of transport than to wait for the next departure (although the interval is only 10 minutes), but it still worth to ride on.
Photo: Blue cable car trailers
Old blue trailers running up and down the hill look very funny and its nice and interesting to ride in them, although the journey lasts no more than a minute, but after it you will find yourself on an excellent viewing platform, directly ander the foot of the Lotrščak tower, where you can admire a panoramic view of the whole city.
How to do?
1. Go to Ilitsa Street 8, here the lower departure point of the funicular is located.
2. Pay for the fare (4 kunas).
3. Wait a couple of minutes, jump into the small blue trailer and take a ride!
4. When you are at the top (approximately in a minute), be sure to rise up on the tower observation deck to appreciate the stunning view from there.
Where to do?
Historical area in the heart of the capital, where all the oldest temples, cathedrals and other cultural attractions of Zagreb are gathered.11
Location: in the center of the capital of Croatia - Zagreb.
When to do?
The funicular works without days off from 06:00 am to 10:00 pm with an interval in 10 minutes.
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