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Kaunas funiculars

Aleksotas Funicular: Amerikos Lietuvių g. 6, Kaunas; Žaliakalnis Funicular: Aušros g. 6 Kaunas Aleksotas Funicular: 8800 20000 (select number 7 from the menu); Žaliakalnis Funicular: +37037425882 Aleksotas Funicular: regular price: 1 EUR; 0.50 EUR for schoolchildren, students, 70-80 years old and disabled people; 0.20 EUR for people over 80 years old and disabled people. Passenger bicycles are lifted free of charge. Žaliakalnis Funicular: 1 EUR. Aleksotas Funicular: I-VII 07:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M. (Lunch 12:00 - 1:00 P.M.)
Žaliakalnis Funicular: I-V 07:30 A.M. - 5:30 P.M. , VI-VII closed (closed on public holidays days).

These "little houses going up the hill" are used at present both as a mean of transport and for entertainment. One of them - Aleksotas Funicular which has been operating since 1935 joins the old part of the city and Aleksotas slopes. You may go up by this funicular to the panoramic viewpoint where you can admire the outstanding beauty of the panorama of the Kaunas city.  A little bit older - Žaliakalnis Funicular has been running since 1931. The trip takes more than 1 minute and up on a hill - a nice panoramic view from monumental Resurrection Church. 

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