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The cable car

Not the most modern of cable cars but great views over the city and sea. The monastery at the top... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tony H
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Auckland, New Zealand
Nice view over the beach , mainly for children

A cable car going up the mount of Carmel mainly for touristic purposes. Just a 2 minutes short ride... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Gidons51
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Herzliya, Israel
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This cable car transports people from the beach at Bat Galim up to Mount Carmel.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the most modern of cable cars but great views over the city and sea. The monastery at the top is not always open so check first unless you just want the ride.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tony H
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

A cable car going up the mount of Carmel mainly for touristic purposes. Just a 2 minutes short ride one way . Price 10 USDLRS for a return ticket . Children up to 2 years free .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gidons51
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I was surprised at the level of dirt in the base station. It looked like a bad neighborhood area. I bought the two tickets and getting into those "balls" was easy. The location was dirty - compared to the Masada cable car station I visited...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ron S
Reviewed 19 June 2018

You can go by cablecar to the Stella Maris Lighthouse . Wonderful view over the sea to Akko and the Lebanon

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank GittiGrimm
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We went there to show 'some' reminders of similar attractions in Europe and the grandchildren were excited - the place is nice, simple and attracting

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Markel52
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

The view was fabulous, and the cool breeze stroke us very calm. It's a little expensive for this long ride, but the kids liked it.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Orenvil
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Lats time in Haifa this was closed so we were very happy to get a lift up the hillside with our friends this April. Great views (go on a clear day!) Easy walk along the promenade from Haifa to the start of tram

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank zmorten2002
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Nice, but short ride. It has a nice view of the bay and on a nice clear day you can even see Akko. I wish the ride was a bit slower.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Cpalex73
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The best thing to do on Saturdays in Haifa is to take a ride on the cable car down to the beach. There you will want to stay for hours hanging out on the beach and enjoying a picnic you've brought. The cable car runs...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank abbym565
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Great views 365°! Worth checking out the caves and old railroad remains. Wear comfortable shoes cause it gets slippery!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank myles2go
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rrojas1016
11 January 2018|
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Response from karinhaifa | Reviewed this property |
Hi in summer opening hours 10:00am till 7:30pm Friday and Saturday till 5:30pm Price one way 23 Shekels
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CamnViv
19 April 2017|
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Response from A-Pechkovsky | Reviewed this property |
they for sure does work in Sabbat, because religious people does not want to use it. But I personally never saw the saturday schedule
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David-in-Long-Beach
27 March 2017|
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Response from jafar99 | Reviewed this property |
david hello the Aerial Cable Car in haifa is working as usual. what is not running in haifa is the funicolar from the down town to the carmel mt. because it was an accident
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