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Le Petit Train Camarguais

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Avenue Van Gogh, 13460 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France
+33 6 10 44 60 80
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Passes the time

Great if you like stopping to admire horses, no English commentary and hand out for English... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
George186286
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Cirencester, United Kingdom
Great condensed tour

One can find in most cities and tourist attractions towns the small train for a guided tour. In... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
jehudam2017
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Vetroz, Switzerland
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Avenue Van Gogh, 13460 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great if you like stopping to admire horses, no English commentary and hand out for English speakers is of limited value

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

One can find in most cities and tourist attractions towns the small train for a guided tour. In this case for a small modest fee you get a great tour of the village and the outsides. Most appreciated in hot day , covering within 1...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

For €7 you get over an hour's entertainment. Good way to see the town and surrounding area, taking in buildings and countryside. The train journeys thro the fringes of the camargue going close to the bulls and even closer to the horses. Only downside is...More

2  Thank john_bradley2
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

English info not inclusive. If you've been to Camargue before, you won't get much out of this. On the other hand, it's cheaper than 160 E for a 4X4, and you go to some of the same places. The train does stop tolet everyone pat...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Located by the tourist office with tours at 10.30, 2.30,3.30,4.30 and 5.30. Fifty minutes ride for 7 euros. Different focus from a Safari trip but you will see the White horses,Flamingos and Bulls. More about the people of the Camague. Presentation only in French but...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

The train journey takes just under 1hr. Informative guide explains the surroundings and history in French and we were given an English translation copy before departing. Great value for money (approx. 7€/ticket).

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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We arrived 15 mins early but should have pre booked tickets as just squeezed on the 14.39 trip. 7euro for 50 minute ride / 2 flamingos lots of white horses mostly in paddocks and black bulls at a distant / wouldn't do it agin but...More

1  Thank andyfish678
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Traincamarguais, Propriétaire at Le Petit Train Camarguais, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Hello, Sorry il the visite was not pu to your explications, but as you know the animals are will and we cannot garantee their proximity. Regards

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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Location good, but mosquito infested. Accommodation clean, but you can't check in until after 5pm and you have to leave by 10am. And YOU have to leave it spotless. It makes you wonder why they need 7 hours to check it... Most disappointingly for kids...More

1  Thank arallan11
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

A 13 km tour round, stopping off to see birds and animals of the area. 50 minute tour which was good value

Thank Geoff D
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

45 minute journey on this land train taking you to see some of the lakes with flamingos feeding as well as the many Horses s and bulls. Useful commentary throughout. The driver( and commentator) was well used to taking carrots( for visitors to feed the...More

Thank gerardWiltshireUK
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