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Lezard Rouge

Tozeur, Tunisia
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Ranked #4 of 13 Attractions in Tozeur
Type: Scenic Railroads, Sightseeing Tours
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Owner description: This antique train makes a daily trip up into the foothills of the Atlas mountains.
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

Beautiful old train, various types of vintage carriages, even Stanley Holoway's bar area!!!. The train does a couple of photo stops, beverages available. really do recommend a trip

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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

This was the highlight of my husband's trip! Travelled in the Royal carriage on leather sofas. Free to wander about the train during trip to take photos. Stops on route in most spectacular areas for photos. Really worthwhile trip for all

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Rome, Italy
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

Really a great experience, fun as well. be sure to take your camera.

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57 reviews 57 reviews
37 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012

The Lézard Rouge (Red Lezard) is a small nice train which was used by the beys (Ottoman governors) in the late 19th century. This train does a two-hour trip in the mountains of Selja south east Tunisia. You can enjoy beautiful natural sightseeigns on a nice mixture of green palms, yellow-red rocks, blue water and shining suns. Two stop for... More

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