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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“road train”(10 reviews)
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Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
+30 2897 033700
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All reviews hour trip road train green salad happy trip great afternoon great trip spend an afternoon great fun fantastic views take photos few hours local area small village knowledgeable guide recommend this trip well worth the trip cost euros
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed to travel from Elounda Village & Spa Hotel to Elounda town and were not sure of the distance and difficulty involved. The Happy Train matched our needs and was an enjoyable and safe cost-effective experience.

Thank PAMAV
Reviewed 1 week ago

the four of us did this 4 hour trip, you get on in Elounda as i have mobility problem the guide did have a wooden step for me to get on you stop off at plaka my husband and son did the walk they found...More

Thank june b
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely trip in the little train up into the mountains. The guide was enthusiastic and had lots of local knowledge. we enjoyed the Taverna stop. All in all well worth doing.

Thank Abuslady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The train is comfortable except that for the less able bodied getting on and off is a bit difficult due to the lack of a step! But apart from that it is a fantastic way to see the countryside beyond Elounda. The train stops at...More

Thank RyeNana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did this trip several years ago and as enjoyed it then decided yo do it again. 4 hours of interest thanks to an informative and enthusiastic guide Constantine (?). Several stop offs with short walks kept it really interesting. Was sad to see the difference...More

Thank babsy13022013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on the four hour train trip up the mountain. Started in Plaka and the guide gave us more info on Spinalonga than any of the tours to the leper colony. Visited villages and places of historic interest and had terrific views around the island....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went full, so booked for next day and guide remembered us. Set of with a full train and it was amazing, the views, commentary, everything was lovely. We stopped at some amazing spots and were informed of a little history by our guide who...More

Thank rdb2566
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were dubious about 4 hours on a Noddy Train but what a surprise - it was nothing like we expected. We stopped at several villages where you walk with the guide and he points out the places of interest, view points, Churches etc. We...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth the experience of seeing some great Crete views and the rural life. Excellent guide who was well informed.

Thank Addelam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the 4 hour trip on one of our last days and were so glad that we did, it was the best trip of the holiday! It was so lovely to see the area surrounding Elounda, particularly the smaller villages away from the more...More

Thank Laura R
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Valerie M
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Response from sunshinelincs | Reviewed this property |
Yes , every day
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Response from MAS653 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, only just seen this, hope you had a good trip, we enjoyed it a lot, the lads who run the train were very flexible with pick ups and drop offs.
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