We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pfaffenthal Lift

Open Now: 7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Very convenient

We decided that we wanted to tour this particular part of Luxembourg so we took the Pfaffenthal... read more

Reviewed yesterday
yellowstone1
,
Warrenton, Virginia
Nice way to go to the bottom

I was told by the hotel to take the lift down and look around. I found a trail that walked into... read more

Reviewed yesterday
LoveVirginia
Read all 223 reviews
128
All photos (128)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“glass floor”(15 reviews)
“free ride”(4 reviews)
“glass bottom”(3 reviews)
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
17°
Sep
11°
Oct
Nov
Contact
1 Montee de Pfaffenthal, Luxembourg City 2329, Luxembourg
Website
+32 63 60 08 74
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Luxembourg City
Reviews (223)
Filter reviews
116 results
Traveller rating
77
34
4
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
77
34
4
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsglass floorfree rideglass bottomviewing platform at the topold townand vice versafree glassfree experienceglass viewingupper town and lower townpanoramic elevatorred bridgeviewing areaimpressive viewpublic transportshort cutoffers great views
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 116 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

We decided that we wanted to tour this particular part of Luxembourg so we took the Pfaffenthal Lift both down and back. It was very convenient and efficient. If you do not want to walk (especially up) or have limited time, this is the way...More

Thank yellowstone1
Reviewed yesterday

I was told by the hotel to take the lift down and look around. I found a trail that walked into the woods. The lift was clean and very efficient.

Thank LoveVirginia
Reviewed 3 days ago

Just out of the center near the JP Pescatore foundation old-age home you will find Plaffenthal lift which goes down. You can take it while going up from the town and Grund below. But use a lift while going up if you don't like a...More

Thank Himadri G
Reviewed 6 days ago

this lift link the Pfaffental quartier on the river banks to the Ville haute or historical city center. The lift is free and you have a great view of Pfaffental and the Kirchberg's fortifications

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Certainly saved us a steep walk back to the top, and lovely surprise not be be fleeced with charges. GOod view, and it was over very quickly for those not too happy with heights!

Thank 456charlie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the views and the glass floor at the end of the platform. It is great that it is free - and it wasn’t crowded. A must do in Luxembourg.

Thank tripnina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well that's what you'd expect in a lift. Definitely start at the top, and jump up and down on the glass floor panel. Gets you down to, yet another, intersting part of the city.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great views from the panoramic elevator of the Pfaffenthal connecting “Pescatore” park in the city centre to the Pfaffenthal area at the bottom of the Alzette Valley. In the majority of countries, a fun, panoramic lift (ride almost) like this would cost money. Likewise for...More

1  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect for sunny day. this is a must to do during your Sunday walk. Not crowded. You can enjoy a peaceful view.

Thank lenicka74
Reviewed 17 August 2018

The most easy way to go from the lower to the upper citz and vice versa. The view is just breathtaking and it really helps that the lift has glass all around.

Thank L0cat0r
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 52 hotels in Luxembourg City
Hotel Marco Polo
2 reviews
.21 km away
Hotel Central Molitor
333 reviews
.26 km away
Novotel Luxembourg Centre
1,195 reviews
.28 km away
Sofitel Luxembourg Le Grand Ducal
1,715 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 864 restaurants in Luxembourg City
Glacier Bargello
151 reviews
.16 km away
Nirvana Cafe
106 reviews
.05 km away
Brooklyn
114 reviews
.21 km away
Everest
83 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 147 attractions in Luxembourg City
Viaduc (Passerelle)
414 reviews
.07 km away
Citadel of the Holy Spirit (Citadelle du St-Esprit)
113 reviews
.37 km away
Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame)
1,642 reviews
.52 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Samuel T
3 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from soinic | Reviewed this property |
¿parking? in Luxembourg city :/ forget it!! check public transportation on mobiliteit.lu and use train, bus, etc for 4 Euros per day (24 hours) street parking (if available is 2 Euros per hour!!) enjoy Luxembourg ;)
1
Vote