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Cassis en petit train

Cassis, France
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An enjoyable couple of hours

The train journey meanders through the streets of Cassis with a commentary in French and English... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Berkshire_UK
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Warminster, United Kingdom
Really not much to see

The trip is OK, but a greater part of the trip you are passing through residential areas. The... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Michael_Kruse
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Basel, Switzerland
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

The train journey meanders through the streets of Cassis with a commentary in French and English. Half way around the circuit the train stops for 15 mins at one of the clanaques which gives you enough time to take a quick look. The train is...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

The trip is OK, but a greater part of the trip you are passing through residential areas. The trains makes one stop at a pear to make photoes. The audio guide was a bit out of sync with the driver, so information given was not...More

Thank Michael_Kruse
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We took the little train from the out of town car park to the centre of the village to avoid the rather arduous walk down (and back up) the steep hill between the two. It gives you a great chance to see a bit more...More

1  Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 21 May 2017

we took the kids in this little train ride- we all loved it. Goes all over the little town and to a view spot of one of the clanaques.

Thank traveler33052
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This typical tourist train takes you round the town and gives French and English commentary, about how this place was a Roman settlement and still has their influence. Then it heads along the coast to the Clancles end point and stops against the quayside with...More

1  Thank machinmad
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The top end of Cassis is up a rather steep hill so take the train and the opportunity to see a bit of the rest of the town. It goes to the nearest calanque and you get off for 10 minutes to have a stroll...More

2  Thank lbkglasgow
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is the best way to see Cassis as it is a little town with no parking. You park on the outskirts of the town and get this reasonable bus/train to take you around and drop you off and return you to your own transport.

2  Thank LIRoss55
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We went to Cassis and parked outside the city. We took this little train and my little girls loved it. It was really nice.

1  Thank CSCSSJ
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We were in Cassis as part of a shore excursion from our ship, the ship had organised a tour to Cassis which we attended. Our tour bus was to large to fit into Cassis so we all alighted our bus and boarded the Cassis en...More

Thank Glenn N
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This was our third Petit Train ride having traveled on the trains in Aix en Provence and Marseille. At 7 Euro for a 50 minute trip it's good value however this trip was not as interesting as our previous trips. It was a climb up...More

Thank Brian M
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Thabakate
29 August 2017|
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Response from Berkshire_UK | Reviewed this property |
Bonjour Kate, There is parking at Parking Mimosas on Avenue Augustin Isnard. The train is 5 mins walk from there. Be aware that the parking is not very big, but should be ok out of season.
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bluewhale58
4 September 2015|
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Response from Diane J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The first train is 11:15 a.m. This is what I've copied from the website - please note they seem a bit confused regarding their low season dates! Guided tour of 40 minutes to discover the history of Cassis vestiges... More
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