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Trombetta Express Train Tour

Between Menaggio and Tremezzo, Menaggio, Italy
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Nice trip with kids

Our kids has been asking for years to go on this little train. It’s touristy but cute and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
TrineBuus
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London, United Kingdom
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Great way to tour the villages

We were staying in Cadennabia, so the train was an ideal way to get to all the attractions between... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
GlesgaTours
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our kids has been asking for years to go on this little train. It’s touristy but cute and definitely worth it. Don’t forget to buy an ice cream when arriving in Lenno. Or if you have more time/money to visit the beach club (closed mondays...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018

We were staying in Cadennabia, so the train was an ideal way to get to all the attractions between Lenno and Menaggio. We spent a full day visiting all of the villages, with a longer stop for lunch in Mennagio. A whole day ticket gave...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

We travelled from Menaggio to Lenno on a Tuesday, which is market day in Lenno. Train terminates here and stopped on the road and we were advised the pick up would be at same place. However on our return we duly waited for the train...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Little train very useful way to get around . However the seats don't those with boney bums. We were lucky to find the stop on the way back from Lenno. It was market day so train diverted. Information from driver would have helped! In spite...More

Thank Jenny1002
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

The ride itself is ok comfortable and fun. However, we were left stranded around 5 km from our hotel at night, simply because it had slightly rained for 10 min few hours prior. We had bought return tickets (8 euro/person) from Gabenabbia to Menaggio and...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

It's a fun way of getting along the lake side, a lot easier than walking, especially as there is no footpath at times and though very "touristy", it is an interesting trip. Costs are reasonable, 8 euros for a return trip.

Thank Gaynor S
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

We got on this train and asked for a return ticket and the driver only issued a single and would not correct his mistake. He was very grumpy in the extreme and should not be in such a position where safety and peoples enjoyment are...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

I paid 16 Euro for 2 return tickets on this bone shaker, from Menaggio to St Lorrenzo Church. I stated my required destination to the driver. The train failed to stop at the Church and carried on to Lenno, where we made the return journey...More

Thank Andrew H
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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Cute little train that runs regularly thru the touristy areas around Lake Como. Fun to.ride and fun to observe

Thank chickandbeast
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

A good way to see Lenno and Menaggio a round trip costs 8euros. The two towns are very pretty so well worth the trip ,however, the seats are wooden and quite uncomfortable the Trombetta on Bellagio has cushion seating far more comfortable.

Thank DavidManchester107
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Robert N
17 January 2015|
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Response from jerahaldi |
Hi, the train has a facebook page. It goes from Mennaggio to Lenno, following the coast road- it runs on the road. The train is mostly a fun thing. For more practical travelling around use either the very efficient buses or... More
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Robert N
17 January 2015|
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Response from Pamela B | Reviewed this property |
The train runs from Lenno to Menagghio. The map is on all the stops which are fairly frequent.
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