• GPS: 49.14157, 20.22035
The time required is approx. 2 hours.
The time required is approx. 2 hours.

The funicular railway from Starý Smokovec to Hrebienok is a funicular, whose cabins are driven by a tow rope. After a single-track 2 km long runway, two wagons are always on their way against each other and they bypass each other in the middle of the track on a short bifurcated section.

It has been in operation since 1908. New modern rolling stocks were purchased and put into operation in 2007, but the memory of the old ones invokes a feeling of pleasant nostalgia in many people.

A ride by funicular to Hrebienok is definitely an experience for both young and old.

In the winter season, sledding along a 2.5 kilometer illuminated track from Hrebienok to Starý Smokovec is also a popular attraction.

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Anonym • Jul 2020
„pekny den asi budem za divneho cloveka ale je smutne ze ked je lanovka pokazena ze to nedaju vediet kopec ludi cakalo na odchod z hrebienka a neveli o poruche lanovky a zatial mohli zbehnut dole kopcom.“

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