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Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Happy Train , great price to see the country side and churches, be warned a fair amount of walking . Some elderly guests were not told this. We were not told that for an hour of the journey you are left at a small restaurant...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Helen132014
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We did the 4 hour tour for 18 euros each which was fair. The route is quite long and some walking is involved through villages and to see churches. The stop off at a family taverna was lovely and we had a lovely Greek salad...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fozzie14
Reviewed 11 October 2018

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.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PAMAV
Reviewed 11 October 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank june b
Reviewed 8 October 2018

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.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Abuslady
Reviewed 3 October 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RyeNana
Reviewed 3 October 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank babsy13022013
Reviewed 28 September 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rdb2566
Reviewed 26 September 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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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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