travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Duquesne Incline, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 
00
    
Legend
  • Sightseeing travel tip
  • City center
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/

 
PNC ParkChildren's Museum of Pittsburgh
 
 
 
Sightseeing
tips

Recent travel tips for Pittsburgh

  • Cathedral of Learning
    I think a trip to Pittsburgh is not complete without a visit to the Cathedral of Learning. From far it looks like a skyscraper, an immensely tall building with a lots of windows. But when you get closer, you will remark the fine [...]
    D: 4.5mi00
  • PNC Park
    Visiting Pittsburgh can be a really enjoyable experience, but without a peek at the PNC Park, your trip is not complete. Even though the Pittsburgh Pirates are not the best players in the country, the ballpark is still something that [...]
    D: 2.6mi00
  • Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
    There are so many interesting and fun places to go with families and kids, and the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh is one the best. Though maybe more entertaining for the younger ones, the museum has a wide variety of hands-on exhibits [...]
    D: 2.7mi00
  • 17th Street Cafe
    Located in the South Side of Pittsburgh, in maybe not the finest part of town, the 17th Street Cafe is like a gem among stones. It has some really tasty dishes and quite a good atmosphere. Though the place is not very big and with a random [...]
    D: 3.2mi00
  • Phipps Conservatory
    The Phipps Conservatory doesn't only look magnificent from the outside, but inside too. With all those colorful and lush flowers, plants that you've never seen before or wouldn't have thought existed, the place is like a small [...]
    D: 5.3mi00

Things about Pittsburgh you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Pittsburgh History

Largest Steel Producer of America Pittsburgh, situated in the state of Pennsylvania, is the second largest city of the United States. The city has a substantial economic influence, historically, known for its famous steel industry and now the city is mainly famous for its healthcare industry. Pittsburgh is known for its positive economic impact and it is also called as the “Steel City” and [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Uberlingen, Germany
It´s an open air museum from stone age and bronze age times (4.000 to 850 BC). You can see there a lot of historic and authentic reconstructed...
History & Culture: Museum of neolithic settlement

Cairo, Egypt
9 days Incredible Egypt Package For Only $ 1899 per person in double room Single supplement $ 199 Only 3 departure dates April 17 & May 01,...
Sightseeing: 9 days incredible egypt package $1899

 

Madrid, Spain
No visit to Madrid is complete without eating some mouth watering Churros. Chocolateria San Gines is the oldest venue that has been serving Churros...
Food: San Gines Chocolate Factory

Toledo, Spain
This 5 star restaurant is the best restaurant in Toledo. The restaurant is located in one of the old arab houses from the 17th century. Locum in...
Food: Restaurant Locum

 

Kalambaka, Greece
There is a icon workshop in this little city. For groups there is a presentation how an icon is made. And there is also the possibility to buy...
Sightseeing: Icon workshop in Kalambaka

Volos, Greece
Pelion Mountain is very close to the city of Volos, you can easily reach it from the city by taking the bus. There are so many amazing things there...
Outdoors Activities: Pelion Mountain

 

Marrakesh, Morocco
CLIMATE Morocco has several climatic zones, yet it is sunny for most of the year. Generally, the north has a Mediterranean climate, whereas it is...
History & Culture: Travel Tips For Morocco

Sighisoara, Romania
The inner city of Sighisoara (Schassburg in German and Segesvar in Hungarian)is wonderful. The city has all the traits of the Saxon architecture as...
History & Culture: The Inner City

 

Toledo, Ohio
In the heart of Wildwood Metropark, Toledo's most beautiful home is open to the public throughout the whole year. Free tours are organized in...
History & Culture: Wildwood Manor House

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh – Cat Tien National Park ( L/D) AM: Our driver will pick you up at your hotel then transfer for a 4 hours driving trip to Nam...
General: Ho Chi Minh – Cat Tien National Park ( L/D)

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*