Funiculars are considered masterpieces of engineering and are essential to getting around in Lisbon, the city known for its seven hills. Lavra, Glória, Bica and Carmo are four splendid alternatives for travelling around its picturesque neighbourhoods with style and ease.
By Magda Wallmont
Rua das Portas de Santo Antão
Glória Funicular Calçada da Glória
Bica Funicular Rua de São Paulo Lisboa
Carmo Elevator or Santa Justa Elevator Rua do Ouro