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El Habanero Tren Turistico

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The most fun I've had for 3 euros!

You cannot go to Los Alcazares and not try the Tren Turistico!! Lovely people, a mad driver and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
EBTJO
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Redruth, United Kingdom
Busy little attraction

Get there early. It’s so popular and there will be a queue. Great to do at the start of your... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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A fun Tourist Train in Los Alcazares. 'El Habanero' runs around the town every 45 mins, every night in the summer starting at 7.00 p.m. Please see the clocks for the next train. Tickets are return so whether you just wish to see around this lovely...more
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Los Narejos, Los Alcazares, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You cannot go to Los Alcazares and not try the Tren Turistico!! Lovely people, a mad driver and cheesy music all add to the fun! We got on at the"Angelina end and took the ride down to the old town, winding through all the narrow...More

1  Thank EBTJO
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. I repeat myself when replying to a glowing report as once I have said thank you its difficult not to keep saying how much we appreciate that people take the time to review us. We cannot take full...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Get there early. It’s so popular and there will be a queue. Great to do at the start of your holiday to get your bearings. Lovely to go through the back streets of the old town and lots of local information given by the owners....More

Thank Lizzy T
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased that we had time to give some local information. It is a concern of ours that in the height of the season we cannot give the personal service we would wish to travelers on the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fun ride on the land train from the new town to the old town.€12 for a family of 4 return which was good value for the fun experience. Jeff and Julie are great at their job and clearly love what they do...More

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Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. Your review is just the sort of response to our business we hope to achieve, but we cannot take full credit. The locals and visitors that have waved wildly back at the train and yelled 'adios' from May...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Los Alcázares and took the train into the old town. Had a lovely stop for a drink at a hotel and listened to the mariachi and then hopped back on the train for a fun return journey. Julia and Jeff are such fun...More

1  Thank Marie R
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review Marie . It was a pleasure to spend some time with you all and we both hope you all return soon. A trip to El Encarnacion should be on every visitors list of 'things to do', and the...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Thanks so much to train crew, especially Julie for great wee journey for my kids. We were going to just do the round trip,but thanks to information given stayed and had a super time in old town. Kids loved it!! (Me too!!)More

Thank VernonGrey
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you so much for your review, I just showed Julie your review as she was mid dunking biscuit in tea. She was so surprised to be mentioned by name she is now trying to fish the disintegrated bits of digestive out the bottom of...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to Los Alcazares for a couple of years now. We get the train most nights from La Minerea and we love it. Jeff and his wife are lovely and always take time to talk to us. I am writing this with...More

Thank gerrymck7
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you so much for your review Gerry. We really enjoy what we do, its the people, like yourselves that make it a pleasure to work each evening. We understand that you have to go back home today but hope you come back soon. Have...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice trip for 3 euros travelling through old and new Los alacazeres driver made it entertaining with zig zag driving and music and singing. clippyand his partner was very helpful and friendly give it a go it's greatMore

Thank Road642036
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you so much for your review. Wish we had stolen the line 'Give it a go, its great' in our advertising. We still enjoy going in circles and have now been doing it for 10 years! Hope you have a fantastic holiday. Regards The...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic train with great crew. We have been here for five years and we’ve enjoyed the train ride several times. Me and my girlfriend have brought both teenage kids and friends. Above all it has become part of the much traditional celebration of my girlfriend’s...More

Thank Stefan K
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us Stefan. It is really appreciated. Thank you also for making the train a birthday tradition. We look forward to seeing you on the 29th and wish your girlfriend many happy returns. As for going around the...More

Reviewed 13 June 2018

A great way to spend 45 mins seeing a little of the area. for just 3 euros!! Got the first train of the evening at 7.pm from the hotel Costa Narejos. As it was early season there was only a dozen people aboard but I...More

Thank griffpasty
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

I always reply to each review. We believe if that someone has taken the time to review us, we should take the time to respond. However, I never find the right words for a glowing review. How to I thank someone that starts the review...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018

We had our 3 year old granddaughter staying with us this weekend, which gave us the excuse if we needed one, to take this train ride. She really enjoyed it and so did we. The train wasn’t full, but people were clapping and singing and...More

1  Thank barbiandkev
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Our first review of 2018, and thank you for such a lovely start to the season. Yet again I find that a reviewer can write a review far more eloquently than I can reply. So that just leaves me to say, Thank you Barbie and...More

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becky190786
12 September 2018|
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Response from Jeff W | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in replying. Its been a confusing time with the weather. Hope you managed to catch the train on an evening when it didn't rain. We are running every evening, subject to weather. We are coming to a closure... More
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Nich074
18 June 2018|
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Response from Jeff W | Property representative |
Thank you everyone for answering questions on El Habanero Tren Turistico. As we are out going around in circles every evening it means we dont get to reply to questions as quickly as we would wish.
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NellyElle
11 May 2018|
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Response from Jeff W | Property representative |
Tomorrow, 12th May will be our first evening. Starting at 7.00. Please come and join us (I feel so foolish doing the macarena on my own).
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