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Yellow Train Rethymno Day Excursions

Papa-anastasiou, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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Organisation unimpressive

We had been told that it would be a trip for just our group which was a big one but they spent 40... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Colliered
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London, United Kingdom
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Ok but very unorganized. Lady guide doesn't realise herself being rude

Booked a day in advance after been recommended by them that it's baby friendly and we can take our... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mohammad S
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Papa-anastasiou, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had been told that it would be a trip for just our group which was a big one but they spent 40 minutes wandering around collecting other customers. The fact that there were so many of us meant that the first stop took longer...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a day in advance after been recommended by them that it's baby friendly and we can take our pushchair. Apparently after waiting on stop and being delayed, pushchair became the problem for them. However at the end push chair was accommodated at the end...More

Thank Mohammad S
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Reviewed October 27, 2017

Stayed in Rethymno and looked at coach tours but decided to try Little yellow train. Went on trip to Arkadi monastery, takes about an hour each way travelling at about 15 mph which gives you plenty of time to enjoy the scenery. Good commentary as...More

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Reviewed October 21, 2017

I think that we have now done all of the Yellow Train tours over the last few years. It is an ideal way to see the countryside with ample opportunity to take plenty of photographs. We have got to know the train driver known as...More

3  Thank Linda R
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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

The guide on this trip was very rude. She treated paying guests like children. People were not allowed to go to the toilet and she tried stopping an elderly gentleman from even leaving the train. He missed what was the best village. I do not...More

1  Thank Eliz1276
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Reviewed September 19, 2017

My friend and I enjoyed the train ride on a hot Cretan morning. One of the villages was delightful and all 60 of us piled into a small ornate Greek Orthodox Church Problem was too many people at once and not enough time to look...More

5  Thank mackchoir
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Reviewed August 20, 2017

This is a lovely walk up the valley, lots of nice photo opportunities. Lots of shade from the trees to so didn't feel too hot even in 36 degrees. Getting their on the little yellow train is pleasantly breezy. Afterwards at the taverna we bought...More

Thank Catherine S
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

The weather was sweltering so decided to try this tourist treat and glad we did. We did 2 of the afternoon tours up the mountain to a monastery and the scenery and wildlife tour. Camera a must have. Guide wonderfully informative and helpful on all...More

Thank stew50
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Reviewed June 19, 2017

We boarded the little train bound for Arkadi monastery at 9.15am and went on the usual pick up journey. After a pointless stop en route for photos and smokers break we arrived at 10.50am. During the whole journey a very loud German couple (mainly the...More

Thank Susi C
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Reviewed June 18, 2017

This trip takes you up through the hills and up to the Military Museum. We had just 40 minutes here. The Museum is a restored Ventian palace, very well restored and the displays are so well looked after and documented it was one of the...More

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