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Petit Train Avignon

36 boulevard Saint Roch, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 86 36 75
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Great way to see the sights

We took this train on the advice of our hotel hostess, who was right -- it's a nice way to see many... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Linda S
Fun time

Good way to see the city and get some background on the area. It is about a 45 minute trip and well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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36 boulevard Saint Roch, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 86 36 75
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took this train on the advice of our hotel hostess, who was right -- it's a nice way to see many sights in under an hour. And you can't take a car down most of the narrow streets in old Avignon.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good way to see the city and get some background on the area. It is about a 45 minute trip and well worth it.

Thank shushu-saki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good way to see Avignon centre and keep out of the sun for awhile. Staff Friendly and cost of trip was reasonable.

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You definitely need to take the train when in Avignon to get a brief introduction to the city. It's affordable, runs often, and provides audio tours in multiple languages. This cute little train goes down streets that seem improbable for it to fit into and...More

Thank Randy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am sure this is normally a great time. On our trip, it broke down about a third of the way through. No refund of money and we had to walk about 15 minutes through an unknown neighborhood trying to find our hotel and make...More

Thank KhorneliusPraxx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like walking so catching a train to see the city seemed like cheating, however Avignon while a relatively small city is probably to big to explore in 2 and a bit days. The train ride goes for about 40 minutes and you can listen...More

Thank Ben C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

At just 8 euros per person, this is a really cost effective tour. The small train is able to get through the narrow streets of Avignon, but the ride is a bit bumpy at times! Multi-lingual headsets provide the commentary for the roughly 45 minute...More

1  Thank Melinda M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great way to get one's bearings in the town & see lots of the main sights. Excellent audio guide. Recommended.

Thank Lizziecat
Reviewed 16 May 2017

A bone shatterIng trip around the town - but nevertheless, a good way to get you bearings if your are new to Avignon.

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This train (really a tractor unit and 3 trailers) is a great way to get an overview of the city. It starts off near the Popes' Palace (Palais du Pape) and tours for 45 minutes through some quite narrow and interesting streets. There is a...More

Thank johnmac54
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Stacy B
Does it run on Sunday?!
20 May 2017|
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Response from linnmick | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure it runs everyday during the main tourist season