Elevador de Santa Luzia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas
N 41° 42.113 W 008° 50.039
29T E 513813 N 4616690
Quick Description: The Elevador de Santa Luzia is a funicular in the city of Viana do Castelo, Portugal.
Location: Viana do Castelo, Portugal
Date Posted: 5/15/2010 5:47:40 PM
Waymark Code: WM8V9Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme
Views: 7

Long Description:
Eng: The Elevador de Santa Luzia is a funicular in the city of Viana do Castelo, Portugal, linking the railway station to the church of Santa Luzia.
Opened on July 2, 1923 and was its promoter Bernardo Pinto Abrunhosa. On April 19, 2001 was decommissioned and entered into the degradation process.
In June 2005 began its restoration, and the elevator opened again to the public on April 5, 2007.
Tickets cost is 3 euros, round trip on the same day and 2 euros for simple rise or fall.

Coordinates taken at the top of the funicular's track.

PT: O Elevador de Santa Luzia é um funicular localizado na cidade de Viana do Castelo, Portugal, ligando a estação ferroviária da cidade à Igreja de Santa Luzia.
Inaugurado a 2 de Julho de 1923, tendo sido seu promotor Bernardo Pinto Abrunhosa. Em 19 de Abril de 2001 foi desactivado e entrou em processo de degradação.
Em Junho de 2005 foi iniciado o seu restauro, e o elevador abriu de novo ao público em 5 de Abril de 2007.
O custo dos bilhetes é de 3 euros, ida e volta no mesmo dia, e 2 euros para subida ou descida simples.
A exploração é da Câmara de Viana do Castelo
Seasonal?: Open All Year

Funicular's Official Website: [Web Link]

Length of Track: 650 m

Angle of Incline: 25%

Elevation: 160 m

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