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My husband and I signed you up for the pkg deal hotel and steam train. We were going to be in the Palm car with the free drink refills. We were asked after we were seated if we could give up our seats for a...More
We booked this trip about 2 months ahead of time and wish I had reserved our spaces earlier, but we got first class on the Cherokee car and it was fun. The Best Hot Chocolate Ever!!! I don't even like hot chocolate but I loved...More
Took the "Gorge Diesel Railroad Excursion" in September 2018 with a group of friends. The trip-route would be "exquisite" later in the Fall when the leaves have turned, but still worth doing -along the River.
The Lunch was OK (but expensive) !
Great for kids! Do the 6 o clock ride. Just long enough of a train ride for the kids. If you can afford it, upgrade to first class! Go later than 5 due to the lights and scenery, but my kids didn’t mind. We have...More
We bought first class tickets on the Tuckasegee River excursion, and overall had a really good time. We were lucky enough to get a sunny morning, and there was plenty of fall color still to see. Our guide, Steven, did an excellent job with explanations...More
We took the 4 hour scenic tour in the stem engine train. Trying to get on the train was a crowd of people shoving and pushing. Not a great way to start. There were very few scenic scenes. Lots of weeds to look at. There...More
Fall vacation with another couple. All 4 of us were excited about the train ride into the Smokies. Our excitement soon left when we couldn’t see much... because of the Kudzu! Should be called the “Kudzu Express.” We went first class, the meal was ok....More