The most beautiful cable cars in the world

Where to go for the most beautiful cable cars

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful cable cars in the world
Inserted: 25.01.2020

Thanks to the cable cars and rack railways, have become accessible places previously available only by good climbers or hikers in good condition. The downside is of course the crowds and often damaged nature in these places. This does not change the fact that from these places are usually absolutely amazing views of the surrounding mountains. Let's take a look at the highest or most beautiful cableways and rack railways in the world

Cable car in the mountains of Jade Dragon

The highest cable car in China

Not far from the famous historic city of Lijiang you will find the beautiful mountains of the Snow Mountain… continue reading

Klein Matterhorn

Highest point in Europe accessible by cable car

| Altitude: 3 585 m / 11 762 ft

Klein Matterhorn (3,883 meters above sea level) is the highest point in Europe where you can go by cable car.… continue reading

Aiguille du Midi

Famous viewpoint on Mont Blanc

| Altitude: 3 842 m / 12 605 ft

Aiguille du Midi (3,842 meters above sea level) is one of the highest places in Europe that you can reach… continue reading

Jungfraujoch pass

Pass with the highest train station in Europe

| Altitude: 3 471 m / 11 388 ft

Jungfraujoch (3,471m asl) is a mountain pass in the Bernese Alps between the cantons of Bern and Valais. It… continue reading

Cable car on Langkawi Sky Bridge

Malaysia's most famous cable car

| Altitude: 669 m / 2 195 ft

The starting point is the beautiful Oriental Village, from where the cable car leads directly to Sky Bridge.… continue reading

Sugarloaf Cable car

The most famous cable car in Brazil

| Altitude: 396 m / 1 299 ft

In Rio de Janeiro, of course, the most beautiful view is the one from the statue of Christ. But if you want… continue reading

Schilthorn Cable Car

James Bond Cable Car

| Altitude: 2 970 m / 9 744 ft

Schilthorn (2 970 m asl) is a beautiful scenic mountain from which you have the Bernese Alps in the palm of… continue reading


Cog railway on Gornergrat

| Altitude: 3 114 m / 10 217 ft

The timbered track opened in 1898 leading from Zermatt 1602m to Gornergrat 3100m with a length of 9.3km is a… continue reading


The steepest rack track in the world

| Altitude: 2 060 m / 6 759 ft

Pilatus (2,132 meters above sea level) is not in alpine conditions, a high mountain at all, although the… continue reading

Montserrat Cable Car

The most famous Spanish cable car

| Altitude: 683 m / 2 241 ft

About fifty kilometers northwest of Barcelona you will find the famous Montserrat pilgrimage site high in the… continue reading


Famous view of Allalinhorn

| Altitude: 3 456 m / 11 339 ft

Mittelallalin (3,456 meters above sea level) is a mountain in the Wallis Alps, accessible by an underground… continue reading

Teleferico cable cars in La Paz

City cable car at 4000 m above sea level

| Altitude: 3 708 m / 12 165 ft

In the world's highest-ranked Bolivian capital, La Paz, you can take a network of cable cars – the so-called… continue reading

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