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Preparations for Gellért Hill Funicular Project Soon Ready

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.07.22.
Preparations to build a funicular running to the top of Budapest’s Gellért Hill are scheduled to be ready shortly, the project company said.

The project is backed by the mayors of Budapest and the 1st district and the central government.

Gov’t Backs Budapest’s Gellért Hill Funicular Project
Gov’t Backs Budapest’s Gellért Hill Funicular Project

As part of the previously announced reconstruction project of Budapest’s Citadella on Gellért Hill, the government is backing the construction of the Gellért Hill funicular. The main goal of the transportation system is to replace tourist buses, ensuring an environmentally friendly and unhindered mode of transportation. According to a decree issued on Friday, the government […]Continue reading

The funicular cars will run through a tunnel for 100 metres and then openly up to the Citadella, Sikló-Beruházó said.

Featured photo illustration by Zoltán Balogh/MTI.