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Happy Train

Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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Not to be missed.

Having been on the Happy Train several years ago when unfortunately torrential rain was the order... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
davidmack77
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Billingham, United Kingdom
Worth the trip

I took the tour of the happy train after reading all the reviews. Yes it was worth the Money. Yes I... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
tracey71_13
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Navan, Ireland
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“hour trip” (38 reviews)
“road train” (10 reviews)
“green salad” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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"hour trip"
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"road train"
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"green salad"
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"happy trip"
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"great afternoon"
in 13 reviews
"great trip"
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"great fun"
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"spend an afternoon"
in 10 reviews
"fantastic views"
in 15 reviews
"take photos"
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"few hours"
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"small village"
in 9 reviews
"knowledgeable guide"
in 5 reviews
"olive oil"
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"recommend this trip"
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"cost euros"
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"well worth the trip"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Having been on the Happy Train several years ago when unfortunately torrential rain was the order of the day along with poor visibility, so the trip up the mountains was somewhat subdued. This time my wife and I decided to try it again and we...More

Thank davidmack77
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I took the tour of the happy train after reading all the reviews. Yes it was worth the Money. Yes I would recommend it. Some fabulous views, great way to spend 4 hours. Lots of small church's, little villages. A bit more walking than I...More

Thank tracey71_13
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an enjoyable 4 hours on the happy train into the mountains. Highly recommended while visiting Elounda. Constantin the guide was very knowledgeable about the area. Stopped for a meal in a local taverna & it felt like we we had the village to ourselves.

Thank Tyrone R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the 4 hour trip from Elounda, what a great afternoon out. The driver and guide were both very informative.

Thank maz828
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This along with a trip to spinalonga was highlight of two weeks of bliss, sunshine, sea & good food. The driver and guide were great, the stop off at taverna was just right and the views up mountains were stunning. We were happy people on...More

1  Thank canjohnston
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take the 4 hour trip from Elounda. Did this last week, comfortable seats, very informative with an excellent guide and driver. The seats are very comfortable and they stop periodically to take in the spectacular views. I recommended this to other hotel guests and they...More

Thank 930maggie
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second time on the happy train and we still had a great time. The guide was very good and informative. Lovely scenery and the stop at the local taverna was excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank JoLow
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the trip and were delighted with the views, the commentary and the lunch on the way back. However, I was disappointed there was no information, prior to departing, to advise re the steps (1st stop) and walking we would be doing. I...More

Thank bearbence
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Had read previous reviews about this Happy Train, so knew it was a good trip. We were not disappointed, we booked the trip via the reception at out hotel Elounda BLU. The road-train stopped outside out hotel to pick us up and on the return...More

Thank jackie48surrey
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

At first sight, the Happy Train looks a bit ‘naff’, but don’t let that put you off. This is a really great way to see the mountains and tiny villages up behind the coast at Elounda. And the little train allows you a fabulous panoramic...More

2  Thank BrummieOnExmoor
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DorsetRoamer
13 September 2016|
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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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winters1
1 September 2016|
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Response from john M | Reviewed this property |
hi you can obtain tickets on the train itself off the driver,, hope this helps.
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