Gaia Aerial Lift

The aerial lift links the higher and lower part of the city of Vila. In the lower part, the platform is settled by the Gaia Quay, and in the upper part it is located by the Morro Garden and the Metro Station Jardim do Morro, near the access to the Serra do Pilar Monastery. This trip offers a magnificent view over the city of Porto, the river Douro and its bridges, as well as the Port Wine Cellars.

  • Type of tour: Other Tours
  • Promoter: TELEF Transportes Por Cabo e Concessões S.A., by Turismo do Porto
  • Tel.: +351 300501920 | 223741440
  • Price per person: Adult One-way: 6,00€ Adult Round trip: 9,00€ Child (5-12 years old) One-way: 3,00€ Child Round trip: 4,50€
  • Departure times: Summer: 10:00 – 20:00 Winter: 10:00-18:00 * (may be change without previous notice)
  • Duration: 6 minutes each trip.
  • Ticket validity: 30 days
  • Discounts: Porto Card: 10% discount
  • Notices: Platform higher part: Rua Rocha Leão, Aerial lift platform, Vila Nova de Gaia 41.138072,-8.60927 Platfor lower part: Av. Ramos Pinto –Gaia Quay – Vila Nova de Gaia 41.137316,-8.616184
  • Notes: Length: 562 m Minimum level: 0 m (Lower platform, by the Gaia Quay) Medium level: 49,6 m Maximum level: 57,2 m (Upper platform – by the Morro Garden) Passengers per cabin: 8 Total of cabins: 14
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