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Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip inside the elephant is a bit too long but it's a must try once in a lifetime. The machine is impressive. Tickets should be bought in advance as they run out very quick. We decided to do at the entrance and had to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AndreaMarzullo
Reviewed December 6, 2018

The title sums it up. I love all things steampunk and Jules Verne, so this place was a must-see. Too bad that everything is exclusively in French, but I think that's something they will work on in the near future: this attraction has potential to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank C9216RKmarkh
Reviewed October 28, 2018

We had fun visiting and riding the elephant. While we hated leaving downtown and crossing the river, it was worth it. If you can fit it in, visit the machines and experience the amazing things they have done here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EC170131
Reviewed October 25, 2018

We found out about the Elephant of Nantes in the Brittany Ferries brochure and since then have really wanted to visit. We did so and were not disappointed! The Machines D'Ile are fabulous as is the elephant and the city of Nantes was a lovely...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anita C
Reviewed October 8, 2018

We were lucky to get a ride on the elephant As we booked before we left the UK. Just a normal queue to see machines and the 3 level Marine carousel both of which are brilliant.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David S
Reviewed October 2, 2018

There's something about riding 40 or 50 feet up on a gigantic mechanical elephant which is unlike any other experience, ever. It bellows, it walks and it sprays water out of its waving trunk: what's not to like?

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robert F
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We crossed the pedestrian bridge to see the L.U. tower and to walk to the end of the island to take photos of the Loire. We encountered the elephant walking down the street toward us, bigger than you can imagine. It is definitely a sight...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WorldTraveler9
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Loved riding the elephant , an amazing view from a wonderful piece of art/ machinery. I would highly recommend this short and inexpensive experience.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kerrancep
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

An unique way to present a city. All of the important landmarks are connected by a 12 km walking route that is marked in green on the free tourist map and also painted green on the street. Take two days to do it all. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kpgeo
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Free to watch it walk around, but you may get wet thats fun, Well worth booking a ride and seeing the rest of the machines

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ian R
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lmairead
July 3, 2017|
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Response from IveCardosoBrasil | Reviewed this property |
I did the Green line by foot! But you can rent a bike also .. There are a lot of bike stations there!
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at 1 km fron the elephant
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Le Voyage A Nantes on Sunday (2 Replies)
Is it advisable to follow the trail on a Sunday. Are any of the attractions closed?
May 14, 2018|
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