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Great way to go between villages

Bought return tickets so you could hop on / off as wished. Timing as per leaflets. Great way to go... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jonofromcas
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Castleford, United Kingdom
via mobile
The Happy Train

It is one of the few reasonably-priced touristic activities in Petra, compared with the various... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
victor545
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Bucharest, Romania
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If you want to enjoy a pleasant and unique tour around the beautiful area of Molyvos and Petra ,then you have to take the ''Village Train'' !. As soon as you get on , on our tourist train you can wander around and visit various historic monuments...more
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 January 2016

A great way to visit several tourist sites, beaches and attractions. Avoid crowds and have time for sightseeing while the train is traveling slowly. Possibility of daily charts which is very economical.

2  Thank Boris B
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 2 June 2015

The village train appears to be a new innovation and is very popular. We used it once to travel back from Petra to Molyvos. The green train has the more comfortable seats, the blue train has hard plastic seats. It is a great way of...More

2  Thank exvaux
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Bought return tickets so you could hop on / off as wished. Timing as per leaflets. Great way to go between Petra and Molyvos. Went up to castle with train and then walked down through streets to harbour where picked up train to go back...More

1  Thank Jonofromcas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is one of the few reasonably-priced touristic activities in Petra, compared with the various boat trips, too expensive and too commercial, in my opinion. Its main advantage is that you can visit, in the morning, the castle of Molinos, if you arrive there (not...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Tickets for single return are 03.50 Euros and unlimited hop on hop off trips 6 Euros.Saves a lot of walking or taxi fares.

Thank SydneyBill
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The Village Train is a bit of fun. You can catch it in Petra or Molyvos and do a round trip or get on and off as many times as you like. We like to walk into Petra and catch the train to Molyvos then...More

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villagetrain, Ιδιοκτήτης at Village Train, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you for your comments,we are looking forward to see you again.

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We used it every day. It's very convinient and you can see all the region arround Molyvos and Petra. It's better to buy a hop on hop off ticket so to use it unlimited times during a day. It's a family business and they are...More

Thank miadorr
villagetrain, Ιδιοκτήτης at Village Train, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you so much!We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The trip we took by train was the best thing we did in Petra. We had a very joyful ride. Nick was not only our guide, we also became friends and enjoyed spending time with him during our stay. Highly recommended...

Thank Marios Z
Reviewed 14 September 2018

it is a good and cheap option to visit the places near to Molivos, such as Petra, Eftalou... it is safe, nice, comfortable, pleasant.

Thank Julieta d
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We took the train from Molyvos to Petra and back. We had baby's travel buggy with us and even thou it goes to quite small space it was a bit hard to fit it into the train. The ride itself was nice with lovely sceneries....More

Thank AmandaP5307
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Great leisurely way to get to neighbouring villages and easy to explore. We went up to the Castle at Molyvos and had a lovely day exploring the beautiful place.

Thank _shelen660
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

In the morning everthing went ok. When You want toen go back. No train. It never showed up for the rest of the Day and then you are stuck in PetraMore

Thank Adventurer811941
Chris S, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Village Train, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hello Thank you for your feedback. Our train is running every day and we are following our time schedule as it is on our leaflet. We never skip any route so we really want to understand what really happened. Please let us know more according...More

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Dan V
20 June 2017|
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Response from villagetrain | Property representative |
Hello, the initial boarding on the train, takes place at specific hours, even from the starting point in Petra ,even in Molivos. For more information, gou can contact with us at "info@villagetrain.gr", or to ask to our... More
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Patricia H
1 May 2017|
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Hello ! Yes it is already running . For more info you can visit our website
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Hello.Yes we have started from today.For more info you can visit our website
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