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Narvikfjellet Cable Car Restaurant (Fjellheisrestauranten)

The Narvikfjellet cable car in Norway is a seemingly normal tourist-oriented gondola. And by all accounts it is — the system is located 656m above sea level, connects to a resort, and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding natural and urban landscape.

Narvikfjellet cable car. Nothing special here. Image by

But perhaps what’s most intriguing about the cable car is not the system itself, rather it’s the amenities offered at the very top of the site.

So ladies and gentlemen without further ado, I present to you the Fjellheisrestauranten – also known simply as the cable car restaurant.

Fjellheisrestauranten. Image by

And in case sitting behind the fencing at the edge of the world isn’t thrilling enough, you can always sit on top of the fencing with your legs dangling out.

This would probably make a good place for the next Fear Factor challenge. Image from

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