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Le Petit Train Touristique de la Cote Vermeille

Place du 8 Mai 1945, 66190 Collioure, France
+33 6 88 77 64 52
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Excellent value at €8 each

The train goes way up into the hills and then down to Port Vendres and back to Collioure Excellent... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Barford, United Kingdom
Good value

The little tourist train is a good way to see the area. It takes passengers high up into the hills... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
via mobile
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Place du 8 Mai 1945, 66190 Collioure, France
+33 6 88 77 64 52
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

The train goes way up into the hills and then down to Port Vendres and back to Collioure Excellent value, and the views from the top were just wonderful. Good commentary in quite a few languages. Unless you were really fit, you would not go...More

Thank MissAnnie1955
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

The little tourist train is a good way to see the area. It takes passengers high up into the hills to one of the forts. The hills are covered with grape vines, and there is a majestic view. The commentary is in French, but headphones...More

1  Thank TexasGrannieJ
Reviewed 22 May 2017

With commentary in different languages, takes you on very narrow roads up through the vineyards, with an explanation of the various forts on mountain tops. At the top, you get off for a few minutes to take pictures. You can stay there and visit the...More

Thank SeeTheWorld4Peace
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Try to take this trip in sunny warm weather. We missed some of the views to low cloud. If it isn't warm take a jumper or light anorak as it can get breezy. There are a choice of different durations/prices. The 1 hour trip was...More

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We barely left the quai before setting off on an impossibly bumpy and beautiful climb across the steep vineyards going up to the Fort. Truly stupendous and happily, due to the 'road' condition, we had to go slowly and had time to see the splendour...More

Thank Gulpoppy
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We can thoroughly recommend Le Petit Train Touristique. We took the trip early in our stay and found it to be very useful for getting an overview of Collioure. The first coach commentary was in English and the tour took us into the vineyards and...More

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Took the Petit Train from Centre Ville to Le Fort Saint Elme -- tiny engine carries you straight up the side of a mountain! Completely lovely.

Thank AlixVonPfeiffer
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We don't usually do this sort of tourist trip but in the heat we thought it would be a good way to climb the hill for the view. Well wow! We really enjoyed the trip. The narrative gave us a lot of information on the...More

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We got caught out in the rain without proper equipment and the train was sitting there with a few passengers on it, so we jumped on to get out of the weather. The driver was very nice and let us buy a ticket after the...More

Thank Cynthia A
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We did a few others petit train in France but this one is our preferred one. The train climb the hills and you can have a nice view of the Golf du Lion. Amazing to pass through the small ways between grapes. Very interesting explanation...More

2  Thank voyageurautourdumond
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6 September 2017|
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Response from Michel_Louise_2013 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. The train has three wagons. Each wagon has five ranks where 4 peoples can sit (60 p.). Maybe you can sit in but not sitted directly in your wheel chair (placed aside in closed position). But, to be sure... More
6 February 2017|
Response from Martin G | Reviewed this property |
You can make the reservation when you arrive. There is a ticket stand in the centre of Collioure. Enjoy your visit.