Balçova Cable Car is in service again tomorrow: Balçova Lift, renewed by İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, starts service again tomorrow after 10 daily maintenance.
Balçova Lift, renewed by İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, starts to serve again tomorrow after 10 daily maintenance. The first periodic maintenance planned to be done in autumn in the cable car which was opened at the end of last month was taken forward in a short time due to the transportation of passengers and excessive heat on the expectations. In the maintenance of the rope regulation at the initial level, there was an innovation in the cabins. The 20 pieces of cabin, each designed in a color of the rainbow, are illuminated by LED lamps. The evening ticket sales on the cable car will end at 21.00, and landing flights will be completed at 22.30.
For three months, Balçova Lift, which has been operating without any intermission for three months, had broken record by carrying 10 (37) passengers with a total of 811 a day. The facility, which is designed in compliance with EU standards and regained to Izmir, can transport up to a thousand 200 passengers per hour. The duration of the journey with the 20 cabin in the eighth person 2 minutes 42 seconds. The total cost of the ropeway system, stations and recreation area arrangement was 15.5 million pounds. A cruise terrace was created in the entrance section after the cabs had been descended from the cabins to see the view of Izmir Bay from the lifts, which were free of charge for 5 and for the children under the age of 6. Binoculars were placed in this area and the view was made more clear. Shopping centers were established at different points within the facility to meet the needs of the visitors. The ropeway is open every day except Monday.