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Velorail du Velay

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a lot more fun than it looks

You are taken up in a little train that tows the velobikes and then you freewheel back down the... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2017
Dad_is_always_right
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London, United Kingdom
A bicycle made for 4

It was an 8km round trip, 4 uphill and 4 down. It was a lovely little ride over a bridge and... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2016
Kelly R
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London, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good54%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Jul 26, 2018
“Best French patent/child adventure”
Sep 9, 2017
“a lot more fun than it looks”
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Avenue De La Gare | Old Train Station, 43220 Dunieres, France
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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Nice and scenic train trip up the mountain, before riding down spectacularly (and safe) with the velorail (bike-rail). Suitable for all ages (even with maxi-cosy).

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Reviewed September 9, 2017

You are taken up in a little train that tows the velobikes and then you freewheel back down the hill. Almost no cycling required BUT.......you have to have a strategy to have the most fun. Either be in the back of the train so that...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2016

Would have been fun experience, but it was badly managed. They sent us in groups, and we were supposed to keep 100m distance from each other, but the first group that was sent, stopped every 3-4 min to take pictures or rest. The trip was...More

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pierre m, Gérant at Velorail du Velay, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Is it our fault if people often stop and why did you not change your railbike with these people ? So why this note ? I don't understand.

Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

It was an 8km round trip, 4 uphill and 4 down. It was a lovely little ride over a bridge and through a long tunnel. Our children sat in the middle (4 & 6) and really enjoyed their ride. I wish we had opted for...More

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