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If you’re in the Edmonton area you must jump on one of this very unique 🚋 it’s fun it’s a very... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2018
evaszalai
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Edmonton, Canada
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Excellent ride.

We had a very interesting and comfortable ride. Excellent views of the valley and surrounding... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
GlobeTrotting793442
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Open May Long weekend to October each year, the streetcar's views of the city and the river are absolutely amazing. This is also the best way to get from the farmer's market to downtown.
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103rd St & 83rd Ave | (Rear of Old Strathcona Farmer's Market Building), Edmonton, Alberta T6H 5Y1, Canada
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Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

If you’re in the Edmonton area you must jump on one of this very unique 🚋 it’s fun it’s a very educating ride and only cost $6 for a return trip!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank evaszalai
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We had a very interesting and comfortable ride. Excellent views of the valley and surrounding areas. The conductor on our trip provided a running commentary which was very informative.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank GlobeTrotting793442
Reviewed 5 November 2018

If you're not a fan of heights, you might want to skip this as it goes over the High Level Bridge - but other than that a nice enough family activity that affords good views of the city.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Henrik_mo
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Caught the streetcar in Old Strathcona, where there was lots of convenient parking. The volunteer conductor obviously enjoys his job, saying pretty much the same thing for every trip. This was an excellent way to travel to the Legislative grounds where my grandson was one...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ntmle
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The streetcar ride was nice, a blast from the past. I just thought they crowded too many people on the train. Felt like a sardine on a streetcar.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 485darylc
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Went by with my 2 nephews. 8 & 9 years old. they loved seeing the river & especially stopping in the middle of the bridge high above. Also great job on letting the kids pull the cord to honk the horn.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Nestor D
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The Streetcar Staff were incredibly friendly and informative on the ride from Strathcona to Downtown. They shared many interesting facts about the area as well as the history of the streetcars. The incredible view of the city from the high level bridge is well worth...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I wish someone on trip advisor would’ve mentioned it was closed except for weekend after Lsbor Day. My husband and I paid for an Uber to take us here based on the great reviews on Trip Advisor. We arrived there to see they were closed.🙁

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank hockeymom56
Reviewed 21 September 2018

nice quiet ride narrated by operator, a great change of pace to this busy world . u cant miss this attraction , sorry my travel date was summer 2017

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank David A
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Everyone on the High Level Bridge Streetcar seemed to have a wonderful time (except me; I hate heights). The conductor told interesting stories and there is a great view of the city and the North Saskatchewan River. I kept trying to calculate the chance of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bill S
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Pet37
12 August 2018|
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Response from scottishforbes | Reviewed this property |
The trip is quite short 15 to 20 minutes, then you are in the heart of Strathcona, near a huge Farmer's Market on Saturdays, quick access to Fringe in August, walking distance to Whyte Avenue with unique shops, and many... More
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bettyyaya
25 June 2018|
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Response from pinchy_79 | Reviewed this property |
Right across He street from the Strathcona terminal is a big paid parking lot 5 bucks for 12 hours or so. Look on google maps and you will see it
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Rachel S
23 May 2018|
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The fare is $3 one way or you can pay $6 for a ticket which you can use for your return trip at any time, on any car, on any day.
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