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Great Way To Get Acquainted With Nice!

As I arrived in Nice, I saw the Le Petit Train de Nice and decided to get a ticket at €10. The ride... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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A Good Overview of Old Town Nice

We enjoyed this almost 1 hour tourist train ride. The recorded commentary comes in many languages... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We took the train up to the top of castle hill, the train went through Vieux Nice and along the main promenade. It enabled us to enjoy views if the city and out over the Cote D'Azure whilst learning about the history of the area...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a bit breezy this April day. A very nice and relaxing ride through France, extremely beautiful scenery.

Thank 2016CBS
Reviewed 1 week ago

Le Petit Train de Nice is a great and fast way observe most of main Nice attractions. We took this train in our first day in Nice and it was really helpful.

Thank Arkady G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got on the train at the top of Catle Hill. We were unaware that the train was on its descent down the hill, not just doing a tour of the hill. We had to ride back up the hill to meet our friend. If...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is really good for a sightseeing trip. A really lovely experience. Most places have these little trips. Great fun.

Thank Robee1066
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I first saw the petit train, I thought it was goofy, but we took the tour as part of the Riviera Pass and we found it worth it. It's a good tour with interesting information in the narrative. If you have your own headphones,...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As I arrived in Nice, I saw the Le Petit Train de Nice and decided to get a ticket at €10. The ride lasted about an hour and begins by taking you to the top of Castle Hill. Up there, you will have the opportunity...More

Thank CharlieV2011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed this almost 1 hour tourist train ride. The recorded commentary comes in many languages. It takes you to Caste Hill and you have abut 10 minutes to get out and take scenic pictures of the city, mountains and beach. We enjoyed seeing places...More

Thank mdh2040
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We didn't want to walk the way up the castle with the stroller so we decided to go with the petit train. From the castle you have a fantastic view so we didn't regret to go there. Beside the castle the audio guide tells you...More

1  Thank 742annemarie
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We located the train stop and waited and waited and waited for it to appear...maybe an hour...we finally gave up and walked down the street to the tourist office...the woman said it was some kind of national holiday and a parade had halted service...there was...More

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Elena A
24 August 2018|
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Response from andrew p | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. There is a short break at the castle for photos and a snack shop if you wish. From there it comes down the hill and winds around the Promenade coming into the old city from the other side to eventually... More
Emma C
16 August 2018|
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Response from andrew p | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay I didn’t see the inquiry. As you walk down the street with all the restaurants toward the old city you get to a cross street with electric street cars. Make a right toward the old town and there is a... More
26 April 2018|
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Response from NotDeadYet | Reviewed this property |
Good morning Jackie, along the front there is a McDonalds with a large park entrance next door. The train pulls in there and you buy the tickets from the driver or, if I remember correctly a separate person turns up just to... More