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Happy Train

Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
+30 2841 000000
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2 fabulous trips

We decided to take the short trip on the Happy Train to Plaka. It was 45mins, with a short stop... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2013
Leeds, England
Happy red train

This was a great 3 hour trip which takes in the fantastic views all over Elounda, Plaka and... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2013
Rossendale, United Kingdom
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Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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Reviewed August 10, 2013

We decided to take the short trip on the Happy Train to Plaka. It was 45mins, with a short stop in Plaka for photos of Spinalonga, we enjoyed it so much we decided to take the 3hr trip into the mountains the next day. On...More

2  Thank RoseRob55
Reviewed August 5, 2013

This was a great 3 hour trip which takes in the fantastic views all over Elounda, Plaka and Spinalonga. Ziggy is always helpful to point out the places of interest and you can also have a bit of a laugh with him. It was my...More

Thank Gaily71
Reviewed August 4, 2013

reasonably priced trip, good views of elounda and relaxed visits to villages with plenty of time to look around and get refreshments

Thank neil f
Reviewed August 2, 2013

Went on the Red Happy Train to Vrouchas and Seles. Ziggy the guide was very pleasant and made the trip more interesting with his information about some of the sights. The trip was quite comfortable and sheltered from the sun.The two villages were very small...More

Thank Dillybop
Reviewed August 1, 2013

would recommend, enjoyed the afternoon, beautiful scenery. ziggy was very informative. Lovely to wander in the village on the way back down and enjoy a cool beer!

Thank Jane M
Reviewed July 31, 2013

We went on their Trip 3 which lasts 4 hours and includes the Cretan Olive Farm. This was the best part of the trip ( see separate review of this). The actual tour guide on the train could not be heard or understood properly. The...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed July 30, 2013

Would recommend everyone to go on the happy train, ziggys of course!! very friendly and help and has interesting facts about elounda! A must and great for children too as my little brother come too.

Thank Lee-Ann M
Reviewed July 29, 2013

the two kids liked this and we adults 4 enjoyed scenery and being told history as we went up the mountain.

1  Thank doridee_13
Reviewed July 29, 2013

We went on the 3 hour mountain tour. The train is large and comfy unlike others ive been on in the past. Great way to see some quaint little villages & learn some local history. The views are fantastic too.

1  Thank MiffysAdvenutres
Reviewed July 27, 2013

We thought we were going on the Happy Train but, instead, got on to the Fun Train. It seems to offer a similar trip but it is, in fact, quite a bit shorter and nearly half of it is spent sitting in a taverna which...More

Thank Robert H
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September 13, 2016|
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Response from MAS653 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, only just seen this, hope you had a good trip, we enjoyed it a lot, the lads who run the train were very flexible with pick ups and drop offs.
August 31, 2016|
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Response from Cocko M | Reviewed this property |
hi you can obtain tickets on the train itself off the driver,, hope this helps.
May 21, 2016|
Response from Cocko M | Reviewed this property |
HI THERE i am almost certain the happy train only seasonal , hope this helps.