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Duquesne Incline, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 
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Distance from city center: 1.7mi
itachan's pictureby itachan Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 18th of February, 2011
To get the best view of the city, you shouldn't miss riding the tram of Duquesne Incline. The ride is quite cheap, you can also book a guided tour and once you get to the top, there is a restaurant with excellent food.

Don't forget your camera and consider the time of your trip, there are sometimes lines to get on the tram. The view, though, is definitely worth the wait. Breathtaking and spectacular. Try to go during summer, or autumn when everything is covered in colors.:)

Address:
1197 W Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA

Price:
Adults: $2.25 (one way)/$4.5 (round trip)
Kids: $1.10/$2.2

Opening Hours:
Mon-Sat: 5:30am-12:45am
Sun: 7am-12:45am

On the web:
http://www.duquesneincline.org/

 
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