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“A must for every visitor to the island.”

Manx Electric Railway
Ranked #2 of 43 things to do in Douglas
Certificate of Excellence
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“A must for every visitor to the island.”
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Take the electric trains of a bygone era to Ramsey and Laxey. Then go to the top of Snefell and see views of England Ireland Scotland and the beautiful Isle-of-Man.

Visited July 2014
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Bristol
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“An interesting and good example of an historial electic railway.”
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Be aware of the fact that the journey from Douglas to Ramsay is very long and the ride not always smooth.

Visited July 2014
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West Midlands
Level 6 Contributor
131 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
“Good views and pleasant travel”
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Sit on the right hand side for the best views when leaving Douglas for the best views over the coast. Great little train, and fairly comfortable ride.

Visited July 2014
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Pergamino, Argentina
Level 5 Contributor
61 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Another wonder...”
Reviewed 23 July 2014

History, heritage, tradition... Staff plenty of respect and full attention to the tourists. Comfortables victorian coachs, clean, nice. In Laxey in just about 30 minutes. Great journey!

Visited July 2014
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Open Air Experience”
Reviewed 20 July 2014

This traditional railway travelled through the beautiful Isle of Man countryside at a steady pace giving the traveller plenty of time to take in the view and take wonderful photographs.

Visited June 2014
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