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Orford Express

Magog, Canada
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About Orford Express
Climb aboard the Orford Express tourist train and treat yourself to a unique sensory experience, an exquisite meal, all the while taking in the great pastoral views that sweep the countryside between Magog, Bromont, Eastman and Sherbrooke.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 30 adults from New Jersey & Connecticut, USA who came for this once in a lifetime experience. From the time that I inquired about reservations up to the time that we had brunch, the people that we dealt with are...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Malou R
Palplus, Responsable relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lakwatsa Team Adventure, We are delighted to hear that you had an amazing experience aboard! We will be sure to deliver the kind words to our team :) Thank you for taking the time to write to us and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

It was a joy to ride behind one of the last 3 working FL9 locomotives. Food, coffee, tea, champagne, wine....were all fresh and great tasting. Staff serving the Sunday brunch were very courteous and efficient. There was also singer Catherine Noel on the train. Her...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank VNwildrose
valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

wow ! Thank you so much for this great comment ! We are so glad that you enjoyed your experience on bord the Orford Express. We will share your good words to our team !

Reviewed August 31, 2018

We went all out and booked the panoramic section which is quite expensive. We were a little disappointed by the scenery, not much to see, a few lakes, a lot of forest. The stop in Magog is a waste of time, only 30 mns close...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Hi Carole, thank you for taking the time to share your impressions. We are very happy that you enjoyed the meal on board ! We will share your good words to our chef ! Sincerely,

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We were excited to take this ride but didn’t really enjoy it because of an 18 month old that cried and screamed for 3 hours. They must insist on not allowing 3 yrs. or under, to attend. I did complain to the conductor and he...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Hi harts103, thank you for taking the time to share your impressions. Unfortunately, those kind of situations are out of our control. We don't feel confortable on refusing passengers of a certain age. Everybody is allowed on board including children. We are very sorry that...More

Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We were given a ride on the Orford Express and chose a dinner cruise that lasted three and half hours. The meal was excellent, the service superb and all in all a great evening...even had some delightful entertainment on board after the meal. Full bar...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Hi stomper1001, thank you for taking the time to write down your impressions. We are glad that you enjoyed your ride on board the Orford Express !

Reviewed July 10, 2018

Picked up the train in Magog, went to Eastman and back, and they Sherbrooke and back. The train is very comfortable but be aware if you're a party of two you will likely be sitting with another random couple. The food was fine, but they...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank BKWally
valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Hi BKWally, thank you for sharing your comments. We are glad that you've enjoyed the train, the food and the service ! We are currently working on an english version of the videos... Great idea ! Sincerely,

Reviewed July 3, 2018

I surprised my husband with the 4 hour lunch trip on June 30th on the way to our weekend in Ayerscliff. We both loved the ride, the food, the entertainment. It was very well organized and I loved the special touch of the "boarding pass"...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Hi marialuisanicolau, thank you for sharing your impressions ! We are glad that you've enjoyed your ride on board the Orford Express !

Reviewed June 29, 2018

We had a great time form Magog to Sherbrooke, a really nice ride, we learned new things along the ride from the train conductor, and when we returned we had a really big surprise when we saw that we will have our own little concert...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Hi Madalina R, we are glad that you've enjoyed your ride on board the Orford Express! Sincerely,

Reviewed May 30, 2018

2018-05-24 - We took the dinner train excursion for our wedding anniversary. This is a must for something different to do. A step back in time with music and ambiance of the 50's along with excellent food and friendly service. Very relaxing evening as we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Hi Circuit191, we are very glad to hear that you've enjoyed your experience on board ! Thank you for sharing your impressions. Sincerely,

Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Recently on a clear May evening, a group of us on a business trip in the Magog area experienced the Magog Express. We were all a little skeptical about what we thought the experience would be like. However, the pleasant staff, great food and gentle...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Hi Yvan H, wow ! Thank you for this great comment ! We are glad that you've enjoyed your experience aboard the Orford Express ! We will share your good words to our team ! Have a great day ! Sincerely, la direction

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Bonjour, le stationnement à Magog se trouve juste ici: (345, Du Moulin, Magog (Qc) J1X 4A1)
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