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Portland Cable Trams

Portland, Victoria 3305, Australia
+61 3 5523 2831
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Step back in time ....

This is a must Do activity on any visit to Portland. Great view and comprehensive information on... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2016
Ballarat, Australia
Cable tram delight

What a wonderful surprise to travel on a scenic grand tour of Portland,with first class guides.trip... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2016
Richard S
Portland, Australia
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Portland's Cable Tram provides a 7.4km scenic ride along the picturesque Portland Bay foreshore, while also visiting many historic destinations and some of Portland's best tourist attractions along the way.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Portland, Victoria 3305, Australia
+61 3 5523 2831
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

This is a must Do activity on any visit to Portland. Great view and comprehensive information on the Local History. a relaxing time after Fantastic Fish and Chips by the Water.

Thank Rusty3350
Reviewed 5 June 2016

What a wonderful surprise to travel on a scenic grand tour of Portland,with first class guides.trip takes about an hour and covers all of portlands greatest assets.travel along the Portland foreshore in delightful old cable tram with running commentary,up the Main Street,with wonderful views of...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Loved this little tram ride, ideal for families, enjoyed the blankets to keep us warm. The guide was very knowledgable and stopped the tram to photograph a koala in atree

Thank ADSpelling
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Lots of fun, historical info given during trip. The driver & conductor were just lovely. Worth going on.

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Nice slow look at the foreshore of Portland, great commentary and don't forget to have a look through the museum at the end.

Thank Ray F
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is a fantastic way to see the beautiful Portland Harbour. Not only do you get a close-up view of beautiful beaches and scenery but you will also see a working port with lots happening: cargo ships loading wood chips (from sustainable forests) that have...More

Thank Ivan B
Reviewed 21 April 2016

After trying to find where to start the journey. We finally started at the Botanical gardens. A lengthy slow scenic trip with a great commentary.

Thank h h
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Great to learn the points of interest in Portland. We enjoyed the round trip with good commentary on the way out and different points of interest on the way back. Well worth the trip but be warned it only runs a few times a day....More

Thank Garry B
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Took approximately 45 minutes-an hour. Run by volunteers who are passionate in what they do. It was a lovely ride with great views of Portland. Well worth going if you have time. They go 3 times a day. Reasonable priced. Make sure to check the...More

1  Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

This is the icon for Portland and a great way to get the knowledge and see the whole town in a unique way. You can do the full hours run or hop in hop off so you can look at certain attractions. The depot stop...More

Thank Margaret C
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