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Address: Ben Nevis, Fort William, Scotland
Phone Number: 0844 850 4680
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this is a wonderful day out,, although quite expensive we felt it was well worth it,The scenery is absolutely stunning,hot & cold drinks and a range of snacks are available from... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Hereford, United Kingdom
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Hereford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

this is a wonderful day out,, although quite expensive we felt it was well worth it,The scenery is absolutely stunning,hot & cold drinks and a range of snacks are available from the mobile trolley. ***One big tip*** if you travel second class try to book seats on the left hand side of the carriage this will give you the best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

we travelled first class, which was a real experience - wing back armchairs and plenty of space, tea and wonderful shortbread included. The scenery was absolutely wonderful and Mallaig was good for a walk and a snack during the stop there. We hadn't been on a steam train before and really enjoyed the experience of that too. Had ordered champagne... More 

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Perthshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Thoroughly decent trip on restored coaches hauled by a Black 5 steam locomotive. 1430 ex Fort William returning 2030. Great weather with superb views. Unfortunately the commentary spent too much of an emphasis on Harry Potter and was mostly drowned out by noisy foreign children. Would have preferred more info on the West Highland Line and the local area. Mallaig... More 

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Ayrshire
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Unless you are a real steam train enthusiast - forget it. The journey through the beautiful scenery can be done at a fraction of the cost on the normal train and you will have less bother about booking on a day that suits you and getting a return ticket and be more comfortable if you need to use the toilet.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

There are so many good reviews and I think all Harry Porter fans won't miss it anyway. I can only warn you to book tickets early, so as a table for lunch at Mallaig. We were there on a sunny day. The sunshine made the scenery on the train and Mallaig particularly enjoyable.

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Booked a return journey. Journey on train was well worth it. Afternoon tea? Served at 11.30 am? Complained but were told we couldn't have it on the return journey which actually left in the afternoon. We had not long had our breakfast before leaving for the journey so we couldn't actually eat it. Could have managed a coffee refill but... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Thoroughly enjoyable steam train ride through amazing Scottish scenery. We paid a little extra to travel in First Class and it was worth it - only thing to remember would be to sit at a table for four as the coastal scenery is on that side of the train as are the views of the viaduct seen in Harry Potter... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Once a life time experience on the famous Harry Potter Train. The kids loved it . The whole journey was surreal with such natural beauty surrounding Fort William and Glefinnan !!

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The train itself was lovely and a genuine steam engine, complete with bits of coal flying in the windows. Staff was friendly and very helpful. The views were nothing short of stunning. Around every bend seemed to be another amazing sight. Highly recommend and can't wait to go again!!

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League City, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The train itself is superb. The old steam train is a classic.,I wish we had bought tickets in first class for the tea service etc. but we did not realize we needed to advance book tickets. They keep back some tickets for folk just like us but no first class seats were available. It's worth the ride. Once In Mallig... More 

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Address: Ben Nevis, Fort William, Scotland
Phone Number: 0844 850 4680
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William

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