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Time machine

A very pleasant trip through time and a very beautiful land. May is the best time to go, I think... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Bogdan Mihai B
via mobile
An interesting option for an afternoon

The crew was quite fine, always with a nice story for each part of the trip, kids will love... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Bogdan C
Bucharest, Romania
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Gara Mocanitei din Sovata, Sovata 545500, Romania
+40 743 160 556
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our first time riding the "Mocanita" old train and we totally enjoyed it, especially the kids were soooo excited about this trip. The lady presenting (guide) told us such a nice story that we really thought that we are traveling back in time...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

It was like a time travelling machine. It was raining during our ride but still it was worth it. The guides were awesome!!

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

A very pleasant trip through time and a very beautiful land. May is the best time to go, I think, because everything is green, flowers are everywhere the air is fresh etc. The old steam train takes a 2 hour round trip through the mountains,...More

2  Thank Bogdan Mihai B
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

In an age when everybody's in a hurry, traveling at 14 km/h is a trip to remember. The hosts are really nice and helpfull. The trip takes you near houses and thru a forest. The scenery is amazing, just make sure to be at the...More

4  Thank Radu D
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I was yesterday (28.05.2017) at this location. The crew are very nice and warm people, with many jokes, and made a special atmosphere for the whole ride. The crew tell us at the beginning the rules of the train: when the locomotive whistles we must...More

2  Thank Eugenia F
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The train trip was very nice and confortable, although short. You can admire the scenery and also get some info from the guides. Not to miss if you are a railroad fan!

1  Thank Yonushi
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The crew was quite fine, always with a nice story for each part of the trip, kids will love it. The steam engine (dolly) is in a good condition and the mechanic very friendly. Aim for the mid vagon so that the sparks and smoke...More

1  Thank Bogdan C
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Old style train with friendly staff. Trip length 2 hours. Nice forest and villages views. Nice for kids.

Thank David K
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

For the first time ever, I wish there were more dots to rate this experience! Great staff, passionate and joyful conductors that made us all feel welcomed. We went just a few minutes before the train left the station and we weren't allowed in as...More

2  Thank AlyssumMa
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Just a train ride in a very old train.. Nothing that special and not that much to see.. I guess the price makes up for it as its not an expensive way to spend 2 Hours..

1  Thank Claudia M
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6 June 2018|
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Response from LauraAnnBury_England |
Thank you, we visited in July and went on the mocanita train on a Saturday. We didn’t book in advance, but got on the train without any issues.