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Victor Harbor Horse Drawn Tram

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Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia
+61 8 8551 0563
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A different type of transportation

Horse drawn tram is a must do in Victor Harbor. It runs every 30 minutes. We bought return tickets... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
beachstone2c
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Helsinki, Finland
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Working Clydesdale

Take the horse-drawn tram ride across to Granite Island. It's an easy walk, but the tram is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Grace and Wayne M
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“top deck” (18 reviews)
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Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia
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+61 8 8551 0563
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"step back in time"
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"kids love"
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"beautiful horse"
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"lovely experience"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Horse drawn tram is a must do in Victor Harbor. It runs every 30 minutes. We bought return tickets but ended up walking back. One experience is enough and you will not gain anything in terms of speed. The tram itself has upstairs with better...More

Thank beachstone2c
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Take the horse-drawn tram ride across to Granite Island. It's an easy walk, but the tram is something different. Majestic animals that you can stroke to thank for their hard work. Sit on top or inside out of the wind and see the historical photos...More

Thank Grace and Wayne M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to get the horse tram on our last morning, it was a beautiful day. we brought the return ticket. we met all the horses. we took some amazing photos while going over to the island on the tram. we walked all around the...More

Thank Fiona J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were waiting for the horse drawn tram. There was just one horse to pull all the tourists. We first traveled over the boardwalk and we ended at the end of the Granite Island. We had the choice to go outside or inside. We tried...More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely experience if you want to experience the age old tradition of the Victor Harbor Horse Drawn tram. The horses are well looked after and take it in shifts to pull the tram throughout the day. You can buy a single or...More

Thank ahepworth82
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

beautiful ride a little bumpy at times but wow if you go both ways sit up to one way and down below the other and by the way when you come down you have to come down backwards so no dresses lol

Thank Mel P
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Nice time on the tram with the horse taking us across to granite island ... it was very cold crossing the water but a nice time in tge carriage ... would recommend

Thank Tracey H
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

I love anything to do with horses and this was right up my alley! The whole experience was great and I would definitely do it again on my next visit!

Thank Michelley1977
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Managed to get on last tram for day so unfortunately only got a short time to bolt to lookout. So take an earlier tram if you need more time to wander. Great trip, great volunteers lots of local knowledge. Def do it!

Thank JoyMargaretRiver
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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

This was so good I walked over first and next day went back to go with the cart do relaxing driver was so nice and loved the horses great experience Thanks

Thank rosesarered00
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RuthEncounterBay
14 November 2017|
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Response from Shilpa K | Reviewed this property |
Clydesdale horse, a breed of draught horse
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silvanadavid77
14 November 2016|
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Response from Pam L | Reviewed this property |
The trip is about half an hour each way with a twenty minute stopover. You could also stay longer and catch the next trip back.
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