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Easy way to see the town

It was an easy one hour to see the main sights in Nancy. The guy started ten minutes late and... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Aruna S
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
via mobile
Round in squares :)

A great way to cover some of the sights quite quickly, even though we went past a couple of them... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Solihull, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Run by a company that also runs tours elsewhere. Bought tickets from tourist office. 11:00 train on Sunday didn't show up, 12:00 very full in consequence. Driver grumpy and non-apologetic. Route good as mentioned elsewhere. Irritating "elevator music" in between commentary - would be far...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Graham S
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

It was an easy one hour to see the main sights in Nancy. The guy started ten minutes late and finished 5 minutes earlier but c'est la vie. Apart from the cathedral, you can't go in to the buildings so this was a nice way...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Aruna S
Reviewed 1 June 2018

After having walked around Nancy for hours touring art nouveau sights, it was nice to ride around in this little train to see parts of the city. We passed several art nouveau buildings which I had not seen before (including one gorgeous msnsion).

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mitchell D
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The Little Train leaves from Place Carriere which is two minutes away from Stanislas Square. It provides its 60 passengers with very informative comments on the rich history of Nancy. It passes through the main touristic sights of the city and the old town houses...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank AlineElsa
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The rain started as we boarded the train, but failed to dampen our spirits. The journey twists and turns its way around the historic centre. Multi lingual audio guide is included, check your headsets carefully as two of the four on our bench didn't work...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Coralcaybelize
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Le Petit Train is a great way to see the lovely city of Nancy. Unfortunately my time was limited so the train proved to be a fantastic way to get around the city, something I would not have been able to do on foot. The...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank vkw42
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The ride lasts close to one hour and the multi language audio is excellent. It carries a 7 or 8 Euro charge, well worth it.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Letsgoblues1
Reviewed 18 July 2017

A great way to cover some of the sights quite quickly, even though we went past a couple of them two or three times! This was due to the one way road system I presume. The tour lasted one hour and gave a good overview...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank jesnewman
Reviewed 29 May 2017

nancy is a really charming mid size city with a lot of interesting places to visit. the distances are short, so when one takes this kind of turist train, interesting explanations are expected. unfortunately, the headphones did not work very well and the route -45...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

This a a great tour that you can complete within an hour. Cost is cheap and it is well done. It is NOT a hop on and hop off tour but give you a good summary of the centre of Nancy

Date of experience: May 2017
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