Elevador Lacerda

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  • Address: Centro, Salvador, State of Bahia 40015-170, Brazil
  • Timings: 05:00 am - 12:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +55-7132434030
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Monument

Elevador Lacerda - Review

Dubbed as the world’s first urban elevator, the Elevador Lacerda covers around 72m in just half a minute. Installed in the 17th century to manually transport goods from the port to the settlement using ropes and pulleys, it was ‘electrified’ in the 20th century. When you’re riding the elevator, be sure to notice the arches of the Câmara Municipal, the erstwhile city hall.

Experience the thrill of world’s first urban elevator while you’re on your trip to Salvador. The Elevador Lacerda covers around 72m in just half a minute. In order to explore the attraction, the best way is to buy Elevador Lacerda tickets from the ticket counter itself. In order to get a guided information about the history of the first urban elevator, you can also opt for the Elevador Lacerda tours. By booking the Elevador Lacerda tour tickets, you can get enlightened with the efforts that went into making this incredible elevator.

Elevador Lacerda Information

  • Watch out for pick pockets.

Restaurants Near Elevador Lacerda

  • Mini Cacique (local cuisine recommended)
  • Berinjela (serves only vegetarian food)
  • Gramado (specializes in BBQ)

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TripHobo Highlights for Elevador Lacerda

  • Elevador Lacerda Address: Centro, Salvador, State of Bahia 40015-170, Brazil
  • Elevador Lacerda Contact Number: +55-7132434030
  • Elevador Lacerda Timing: 05:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Elevador Lacerda Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Elevador Lacerda(preferred time): 08:00 am - 11:00 am
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Things to Know Before Visiting Elevador Lacerda

  • 95% of people who visit Salvador include Elevador Lacerda in their plan

  • 27.98% of people start their Elevador Lacerda visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Elevador Lacerda

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

86.64% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Elevador Lacerda

People normally club together Mercado Modelo and Sao Francisco Church And Convent while planning their visit to Elevador Lacerda.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Elevador Lacerda, Salvador Reviews

  • The elevator is worth every cent of the 15c it costs to ride. More importantly are the remarkable views and sunsets you get from the observation decks nearby. Stunning views of the ports below and the sky lights up with golden brilliance - outstanding

  • Best 15 cents I have ever spent. Great elevator.

  • A cool place for visiting. It's next to Model Market.

  • View over the lower city. The historical buildings around the square are more worth than the elevator.

  • 15 centavos for Android elevator ride is better than 1,50 reais for the bathroom

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