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Nelson Streetcar

Nelson, Canada
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Reviewed August 17, 2019

We thought the Nelson Streetcar would be a perfect way to see a bit of Nelson and start our tour of this lovely town. It was perfect! The gentlemen running the streetcar are lovely and friendly! The trip is inexpensive and can be used ALL...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank RobertsFam2015
Reviewed August 15, 2019 via mobile

This is always a highlight of our trips to Nelson. Streetcar #23 is run by volunteers, tickets are cheap and they are good for all day. You can get on and off wherever you like, at one of the stops. It runs from lakeside park...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank nsfranky
Reviewed July 5, 2019

What a quaint way to ride along the waterfront. Doesn’t take up much time and it’s unique. $3 per adult

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Lisa C
Reviewed June 30, 2019

My toddler son loved the experience and the staff were very friendly. The ticket you purchase is valid for the whole day.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Shine76
Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

The streetcar is very unique, it costs only $3 to ride all day and goes between the park the the prestige on the lake. Well worth it.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank bkirk4747
Reviewed May 21, 2019

We absolutely love this streetcar ride in Nelson. It runs from the Prestige Inn waterfront to B.O.B (The Big Orange Bridge). It is run by volunteers and at the time of this writing is $3 to ride. You get to go along the waterfront of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Darren_in_BC
Reviewed September 6, 2017

For a looney you get a 20 minute ride in a historic, refurbished trolly along Nelson's picturesque lakeshore. Take your kids for a fun ride, Hear the "Clang, clang" as the conductor signals the engineer to proceed.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank KimberleyJlD
Reviewed July 16, 2017

Such fun - as many children may be Thomas the Tank engine fans - this is such a treat to ride in this refurbished streetcar that actually ran in the streets of Nelson. The Volunteer team that drives the streetcar from the Park to the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Sunandski1963
Reviewed July 12, 2017

This is such a fun, relaxing thing to do while in Nelson. The streetcar is a beautiful vintage car, with lovely woodwork. Kids love it too.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Diana v
Reviewed July 4, 2017

This is a great way to travel along the park and waterfront in Nelson. You are riding on a piece of history. We stopped at the car barn, museum , gift shop and were lucky enough to have the president of the tram society to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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