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Le Petit Train de Nice

Promenade des Anglais, Nice, France
+33 6 08 55 08 30
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Choo choo

Great little trip lasts 60 minutes costs €10, little trip around the old town then up to the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Included free with our city pass

Round trip from the promenade, along the coast to the port area, up to park at the top of the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Susan G
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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“minute stop” (17 reviews)
“castle hill” (82 reviews)
Promenade des Anglais, Nice, France
+33 6 08 55 08 30
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Reviewed yesterday

Great little trip lasts 60 minutes costs €10, little trip around the old town then up to the castle, great views, well worth the money and you have a little rest.

Thank Wallasian
Reviewed 5 days ago

Round trip from the promenade, along the coast to the port area, up to park at the top of the cliff, stopping for a 10mins photoshoot. (Keep ticket handy as after 10mins stop ticket to be shown before getting back on train). Then back through...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Costing 10 euros per person, le petite train tours through the old town of Nice and takes the strain out of getting up the castle hill, from which the views over Nice are spectacular. Commentary available in numerous languages.

Thank gavin_mowat
Reviewed 1 week ago

This tourist train loads up right where the cruise ship tenders dock. We had no plan for Cannes and jumped right on the Petite Train. It was the best 10 euros we spent on our whole trip. The narration was via a little electronic receiver...More

Thank mgill2005
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a bad way to spend an hour. Train went pretty fast and the road was bumpy. Nice park at the top of the hill and good views of the harbor.

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the petit train in Nice which takes you up to Le Chateau par la Vielle Ville and along La Promenade des Anglais. It took us to the harbour and all round the old town. We always take an trips on any Petit Trains...More

Thank Pollie1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worst of the thee that we went on while on holiday in France. Initially told the train was booked for a party, then 5 minutes told we could go after all. Then the driver sped at speed through the old town and up to the...More

Thank eqkmo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used this after visiting the Tourist Information. Good value taking in the port and up to the top of the hill for a stunning view of the city. On the downside it could double as a fairground ride, ladies you will need your sports...More

Thank 25traceyt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Le Petit Train is probably the best primary way to know the city. Unfortunately, they squeeze 4 people where there is only space enough for 3.

Thank geodonkey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took the 10€ Choo Choo train from the park entrance just west of the Meridien. The great thing is that it lets you see the Old Port and takes up the hill to the old citadel at the top of Nice. You get out...More

Thank YugyRosie
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12 June 2017|
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Response from Peter G | Reviewed this property |
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21 April 2016|
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Response from S1228WQdavidm | Reviewed this property |
No it is the only stop and only a short one