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Le Petit Train Camarguais

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Avenue Van Gogh, 13460 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France
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Complements a Safari trip

Located by the tourist office with tours at 10.30, 2.30,3.30,4.30 and 5.30. Fifty minutes ride for... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2017
MrsC2108
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London, United Kingdom
Great way to explore this amazing place

The train journey takes just under 1hr. Informative guide explains the surroundings and history in... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2017
MarSel123
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Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
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Avenue Van Gogh, 13460 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France
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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

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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

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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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Reviewed 9 July 2015

We have been on many 'Petit Train' tours and this was by far the best. Takes around an hour and at €7 per person is excellent value, with plenty of photo opportunities. We stopped at a paddock with Camargue white horses and the driver handed...More

Thank JanC001
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Reviewed 2 February 2015

Well worth spending the money to get a good overview of the area, not just the main streets but out into the burbs and horse ranches, even get to feed and pat a few horses along the way...really enjoyed the ride, bit hard to take...More

Thank Georgie J
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Reviewed 2 August 2014

We took the train the first day we arrived in Stes Maries de la Mer to get our bearings. We enjoyed the ride as we went through different areas and neighboorhoods. It was nice and relaxing. However, we also realized that other tours have the...More

Thank Nathalie M
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Reviewed 11 June 2014

Gives a great and comfortable ride around the marshes showing, flamingos, bulls and horses. passes lovely "mas" and "cabanes" Great for adults and kids alike. Get up close and personal with the beautiful white horses.

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