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Address: 36 boulevard Saint Roch, 84000, Avignon, France
Phone Number: +33 4 90 86 36 75
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The lazy way to see much of Avignon centre and find out what is worth walking to. Commentary is in the language of your choice through headphones.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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colchester
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231 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The lazy way to see much of Avignon centre and find out what is worth walking to. Commentary is in the language of your choice through headphones.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Petit Train takes you round all the major attractions of Avignon in an hour or so. It's the best way to get to see every 'Must see' part of the town.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a Sunday so everyone was out and about walking , cycling generally doing weekend stuff by themselves and with their families . A trip on a tiny train gave me a good idea where everything is in Avignon, I was amused at how "little " - narrow ,this train was ,soon found out why when we made a... More 

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Camberley
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The train cost €8, which was a bit costly for what it was. There was an audio presentation in different languages, which was quite basic, but we got an overall view of the city and maybe what to visit later. In our case, we had visited some places already, hence the comment about the cost.

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Thank Ruth I
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Don't let people put you off, le Petit Train is worth the ride. You see things from a different angle and with a commentary which makes it much more interesting than walking the streets with a guidebook (OK too). Relax and enjoy in comfort, and all the children wave at you as you go by.

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Bexley, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

It squeezes down narrow cobbled streets in a hair-raising (joking) ride around Avignon inside the walled city and ventures outside the wall to show the Pont de Avignon, very good value for money to acclimatise yourself of the walled city before you walk it!

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Bakersfield, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

The little trains are always the best way to start so you can get a good look at where you want to go and what you want to do.

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United States
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298 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

If you have 40 minutes the train gets you past most the sights without having to walk there. Good explanation of Avignon history.

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Placitas, New Mexico
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192 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

The Petit Train Avignon is a nice way to get around town to the major sights without having to huff it around.

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Adelaide, Australia
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120 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

This train is a great, fun way to get an overview of the town, especially if you have only a limited time. As we had the luxury of an extended stay of a week the route made us aware of places of interest that may not be on the 'top' list of things to do so we were able to... More 

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