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Le Petit Train de Dinan

7 rue de la Violette, 22100, Dinan, France
+33 2 99 88 47 07
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Best way to see the town

This is probably the best way to see the beautiful old town of Dinan in about 45 minutes. The train... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
Fouad G
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Well Worth Doing

When we arrived it was raining so we decided to do this tour. You can listen to the guide on the... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
Roger M
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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7 rue de la Violette, 22100, Dinan, France
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This is probably the best way to see the beautiful old town of Dinan in about 45 minutes. The train goes through the little winding streets, and around the ramparts. Definitely a must do in Dinan.

Thank Fouad G
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

When we arrived it was raining so we decided to do this tour. You can listen to the guide on the headphones in English. The Medieval ambiance is great and a must see if you're in the area. It's worth researching the parking as we...More

Thank Roger M
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

We all enjoyed our ride on the tourist train listen on the headphones in English, very informative as you ride along the Medieval streets, get off at the port for a spot of lunch and enjoy the river views, A Must Do.

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

Miserable 45 minutes. On a hot day were were crammed into tiny seats enclosed with stifling plexiglass as we bounced down the cobblestone road trying to listen to the fact-filled, boring recorded guide. Because my ear pieces had obviously been used by countless others before...More

Thank Mike O
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

It was indeed a lovely trip around the town and down to the port. It was however very hot when we went and the train is closed in on one side so it was a bit hot and sweaty.

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

We have often visited towns/cities that operate a Petit Train service, but never actually experienced the ride before. Having visited Dinan several times in the past we thought, why not ? let’s see what we get for the money. The trip on the train costs...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

We normally go on the road train wherever we go and this is one of the better ones. in addition to the trip round the old town it also takes you past the viaduct and down and around the harbour, which we wouldn't have seen...More

2  Thank Wrekinhavoc
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

This is a fun way of enjoying an excursion around the town. We discovered that the train started its journey conveniently outside our hotel (Arvor) by the side of the theatre. The train was filled to capacity but the sturdy little engine coped very well...More

1  Thank John R
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

Took the train as it was raining and have to say good value it was only 8 euros per person and took you around the city and down into the port, which is a must when visiting Dinan as do very picturesque.comentary U.S. But headphones...More

Thank SUZANNE T
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

We took the 'sister' train of St. Malo today in Drinan and were much happier with the experience. First of all you have headphones to hear the description of the sites you drive by. Second, the layout of Drinan makes actually seeing the sites being...More

1  Thank Marc K
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