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Petit Train de Cannes

La Croisette, Cannes, France
+33 (0)6 14 09 49 39
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Ranked #17 of 33 Activities in Cannes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: For a ride through the relatively narrow streets of Vieux Cannes (Le Suquet), board the train at a clearly designated site along La Croisette on its... more » Owner description: For a ride through the relatively narrow streets of Vieux Cannes (Le Suquet), board the train at a clearly designated site along La Croisette on its seaward side. Both tours depart every hour; each lasts between 30 and 40 minutes and each costs between 5€ and 6€ for adults, and between 2.50€ and 3€ for children under 10, depending on the tour. (The tour of the old town is the less expensive.) A combination ticket granting access on both of the two tours (which can be enjoyed on separate days, if you prefer) costs 8€ for adults and 5€ for children under 10. For details, call tel. 06-14-09-49-39. « less
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Phoenix
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135 reviews 135 reviews
21 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Our tour program director called this the "choo choo". It was a very nice tour of the town and short enough to see the sights, all the beautiful hotels, etc and take pictures without having to walk around and get hot.

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Shimla, India
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Fun train trip all around town. Relaxing and nice and breezy. Good enough to see around quickly and enjoy the ride

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Dublin, Ireland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I wasn't sure about the little train and Cannes, but I enjoyed this little jaunt. I was able to work out where I was and where I needed to go. Taking over an hour the train took us to the key areas in Cannes complimented with an audio, which gave key little facts and stories. There is also one stop... More

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Staten Island, New York
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41 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Took the "little train" as part of an excursion from our cruise. Cannes itself is beautiful, the beaches, the scenery, etc.. If you enjoy taking a ride and listening to history, then it's for you. I did not enjoy the narrative on the ride, and although views were spectacular from the top, I would have been just as happy with... More

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Vallauris Golfe-Juan, France
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I Love Cannes - strongly recommends this ride - its a fun way to tour cannes - and listen to allot of anecdotes - Been here for 10 years - and was surprised to listen and discover incredible facts - Will not give them away - you will have to try for your self!

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SWLondon
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42 reviews 42 reviews
3 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This little train takes you on all the key sights around Cannes. Along the beach front to the Palm Beach at one end and up the hill to the church (Le Suquet) and it's fab views. Take in the vast designer shops running in parallel to the beach front and learning about where the rich and famous hang out. A... More

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Stockholm
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This is an easy and quick way to see many parts of Cannes - good if it is very warm or you simply don't have that much time. The vocal guide is quite boring though and needs to be updated.

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Bangalore, India
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

If you are running short of time, this is the best way to explore Cannes in an hours time. The audio commentary in 10 selective languages will give you the glance of Cannes in your own way.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The tour itself is very nice and worth to see, we had only few hours at Cannes so we thought better to take the grand tour with the petite train to watch the City and then walk to the interesting places. The descriptive voice is quite informative and the train really goes to interesting places, better to take your own... More

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walsall, UK
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77 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Visited Cannes on a cruise ship. Decided to catch this train for €10 each. Well worth the money. Commentary explaining what you are passing via headphones. Nice along the seafront and the views from the top were great. Driver of the train had to negotiate very tight corners!! Would do this trip again.

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