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Lagarta Tours

Closes in 21 min: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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Wanna know Ponta Delgada and don´t know where to start? With several circuits available, come discover the best things that this city has to offer in a fun and different way. Tickets: Adult: 7,5€ Child(up to 12 years) : 3,5€ up to 2 years: FREE
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Avenida Infante D.Henrique, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent an hour on the historical tour (there are 4 different tours). Firstly ignore the negative comments some have written, the seats are fine and the english commentary clear. The train covers about all the key points of the town. Its fun and you...More

Thank gcn8
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We came across this little train (which we christened the Coco-Loco!) on a Sunday when there was little else to do and took the Garden Tour. On a hot day in a hilly area, this was just what we needed when our tired legs needed...More

Thank Travel_BugReading_UK
Veronica S, Gerente de recepção at Lagarta Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Dear Travel_BugReading_UK, Thank you for your comment about our tours, we are very glad that you liked to do the Gardens Tour. Hope to see you on a next visit. Best Regards, Verónica silva

Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a trip worth doing. We saw a lot and learned a lot of history of the island. It was a very relaxing ride.

Thank Lorna730
Veronica S, Gerente at Lagarta Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Dear Lorna, Thanks for such a nice comment. We are glad to read that you had a great experience and We'll make sure Alexander gets your feedback. Kinds regards,

Reviewed 23 April 2018

Well you get what you should expect it is a "train" so not comfortable but it is an easy mens of getting around the sites without the high cost of taxis. The tour buses are more comfortable but we did not see any so took...More

Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Reviewed 7 April 2018

With only a couple of hours in which to see the town sights of Porto Delgarda before our cruise ship departed, we chose to use this unusual miniature train tour. It took a while to find the ticket office - near the fort at the...More

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Veronica S, Gerente at Lagarta Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Dear Rob, Thank you very much for this very great review. We appreciate very much you opinion and we will have in consideration your opinion. Best Regards!

Reviewed 13 January 2018

This was the biggest rip off my husband and I experienced on a 7-week Mediterranean tour. Adult fare 7-1/2 euros. The "train" was like riding on a series of connected go-carts...extremely rough and bumpy...particularly no good for seniors or anybody with a bad back. While...More

Thank charlesthebarles
Veronica S, Gerente at Lagarta Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Dear charlesthebarles, Thank you for taking the time to evaluate our service. In addition, We apologie if our tour didn't achieve your expectations. However, we can also inform that we take into consideration all the inputs coming from our clients. Therefore, at the moment, we...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

We recently whilst in ponta del Gada decided to go on the mini train around the town.we learnt that there are three different routes that the train does at different times of the day.you need to choose which one you want to go on and...More

Thank Kennypo20
Veronica S, Gerente de relações públicas at Lagarta Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Kenny, Thanks for such a nice comment and raking. Glad to read that you had a nice experience with our train. Hope to see you again on your next visit. kind regards, Lagarta tours team

Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is a little train that takes you around the city - you can choose botanical gardens, or the history of the city etc. We chose history and were very disappointed. The voice over recording was largely in Portuguese(for 2-3min) and then the English would...More

Thank WestboroGourmant
Management response:Responded 27 September 2017

Dear WestboroGourmat, Thanks for your review and for taking the time to write a comment. We are sad to read that you didn't like your experience but the only thing we can say is that the information given is correct. We are working to improve...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

I cannot begin to say how bad this was! The only saving grace is the lovely man who drives this clapped out old train around the most bizarre places in town (housing estates). It's sold on the visit to the botanical gardens, which are very...More

Thank MISSAdventurers
Management response:Responded 10 August 2017

Dear Miss Adventures, Sad to read that you didn't enjoy the ride with our Touristic train. We are looking into your comments to understand some of your pointing outs ( such as the fumes of engine, among others) to ensure we upgrade our service. If...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I went on the garden tour ...it was amazing. I paid 7.5 euros. Our train entered into a cave of trees and bushes ....it was so beautiful. There is automated information on english, portuguese and german about the garden. I highly recommend it.More

Thank Mafalda S
Management response:Responded 4 July 2017

Dear Mafalda, Thanks for your nice comment. Glad to hear that you enjoyed the Gardens tour. Next time, come and try the historical or the beach... also nice and if you show your ticket, you'll have 20% off on your next tour. Kind regards, Inês...More

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30 May 2018|
Response from VeronicaS4208 | Property representative |
Hi there, Sorry for the late reply. Each tour takes around 50minutes. If you need any extra information, please let us know. Thanks, Verónica
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