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Orford Express

Quai MacPherson | Gare de Magog, Magog, Quebec J1X 3L2, Canada
+1 819-575-8081
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Lunch with a view

Went on the Orford Express with our 3 years old. Really nice outing for a couple, good food, well... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2017
Steve S
via mobile
Wonderful experience

We were in the panoramic section, the view is great and the food is excellent. Magalie our hostess... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2017
ReneSheridan
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Sorel, Qc, Canada
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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.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“train ride” (7 reviews)
“gourmet meal” (2 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Quai MacPherson | Gare de Magog, Magog, Quebec J1X 3L2, Canada
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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Went on the Orford Express with our 3 years old. Really nice outing for a couple, good food, well maintained train and really good singer on the return leg for coffee and desert. While our son behaved amazingly, not the greatest outing to bring a...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed July 2, 2017

We were in the panoramic section, the view is great and the food is excellent. Magalie our hostess went out of her way to please us.

Thank ReneSheridan
Reviewed June 24, 2017

We booked a "souper à la brunante" on the Orford Express. We found the whole experience delightful from the conductor in uniform to the wonderfully renovated train cars to the dinner. Service was courteous and professional and the ambiance was enhanced with wonderful singing by...More

Thank Luc L
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

This was an anniversary gift and it was great! A must do. The refurbished train is very nice but being served a gourmet meal while traveling from Orford to Sherbrooke was spectacular. A real treat and educational too. No cheap but worth the price and...More

Thank 258Jojo
Management response:Responded March 31, 2017

Hi 258Jojo, thanks for your great comment! We are very pleased to know that you've liked your experience! We will share it with our team. Hope to see you again...

Reviewed March 13, 2017

I have been living in the area for 50 years, I got to take the tour with a friend from far away and I rediscovered my region all over. The train is very elegant, comfortable and simply beautiful. Refurbished stainless steel trains from the '50s....More

Thank Alain_from_Canada
Management response:Responded March 15, 2017

Hi Alain_from_Canada, wow ! Thank you for this amazing comment! We are so happy that you've liked your experience on board! We have an absolutely amazing region that we have to rediscover over and over! We have never enough! Have a great day!

Reviewed February 24, 2017

Relaxing train ride, good food and breathtaking scenary. Excellent service and friendly atmosphere. But the weather has to be nice otherwise boring.

Thank Monique D
Management response:Responded March 15, 2017

Hi Monique D, thank you for your comment. We will share it with our team. We pray for great weather everyday! Hope to have an amazing 2017 season! :)

Reviewed January 3, 2017

We had looked forward to this as a nice day trip on a train. Unfortunately, through no fault of the company, it was raining and the view was not great. The write ups we had seen talked of it being a round trip from Sherbrooke,...More

Thank Travellers5710
Reviewed November 9, 2016

This trip was organized by a friend and all together, we were 28 people. We left Magog on time and started our trip towards Eastman, Sherbrooke with a stop at the Marché de la Gare. The colours were simply magnificent, of course mid- October is...More

Thank Luc B
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

It's such a great experience! The lunch dining was superb and the food was excellent. The interior of the train has this look that brings you in another era/world which is simply amazing. The staff was great and the scenery was breathtaking. Only thing that...More

Thank Celia P
Reviewed October 26, 2016

We had lunch on the Orford Express on October 24 and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves? It was a beautiful way to see fall foliage through a unique experience? Food and service were excellent and well paced for the three hour experience, Narration in french with a...More

Thank Canada_Leblanco
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