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Little Train Tours

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Address: 12, Themistokleous str. | Aghios Nikolaos Crete, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 72100, Greece
Phone Number:
+30 2841 025420
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09:00 - 19:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 09:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description:

Family run buisness that has been operating in Agios Nikolaos since 2004....

Family run buisness that has been operating in Agios Nikolaos since 2004. Join us, relax and enjoy one or more of our sightseeing tours of the area.

Take the opportunity for a wonderful ride with our blue trains.

Discover the towns of Agios Nikolaos and Elounda and the traditional villages of Kritsa and Vrouchas.

  A unique opportunity to see from above the breathtaking view of the Mirabello Gulf, the island of Spinalonga and the beautiful scenery through the mountains while getting to know the tradition and history of this area.

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A Very Well Spent 4 Hours

Whilst there are 3 different trips to choose from we chose the 4 hour trip up to Kritsa. Having been to Kritsa many times by bus and car we thought this would be a nice way to... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
Ann G
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Gourock, United Kingdom
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bagillt
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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to take the 4 hour trip to Kritsa and was not dissapointed. One of my favourite trips of the holiday. The staff were great sadly I didn't get the name of the lady who was our guide but the one with short hair and glasses she was great. Was a lovely way to spend an afternoon it was evidently... More 

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1 Thank Suzanne G
maniav, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Little Train Tours, responded to this review

It makes us very happy to hear that you are satisfied and really enjoyed our excursion .The name of our guide is Jan and she is unique !!!!!! The name of the local female hero of our area is Kritsotopoula or Rodanthi of Kritsa . Best wishes for enjoying the rest of your stay in Crete . Little Train Tours... More 

Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 301 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped on our way past from being dropped off in the coach park, we thought this was an ideal chance to see Agios Nikolaos, There is several different tours and time lengths but we opoted for the 35-minute trip which was 9 Euros which seemed reasonable. Once we started off the tour guide started which where it became disappointing... More 

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Thank Helen M
maniav, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Little Train Tours, responded to this review

Hello, We are really sorry to hear that you are not satisfied with out tour ! We try to give as much as possible informations about points of interesting around the city like churches ,marina ,bus station ,the lake voulismeni the shopping areas and more and not to advertise shops or hotels because that is what the buildings are .... More 

Gourock, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Whilst there are 3 different trips to choose from we chose the 4 hour trip up to Kritsa. Having been to Kritsa many times by bus and car we thought this would be a nice way to travel on what turned out to be a very hot October afternoon. First of all we bought our ticket in the morning at... More 

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2 Thank Ann G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

The happy train is great! My friend and I went on the smaller train trip and it was great. The staff were so friendly and we were extremely satisfied with our visit! Also we were extremely thankful for the lovely staff to find my friend's bracelet on the train and keep it safe in the train hut for her!!!

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Thank Hannah W
Zurich, Switzerland
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56 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The Lady at the counter was very rude to our daughter - she told her to sit in the middle which she didn't want to. When our daughter refused, she told her in police styl to sit there or get off the train. The reason she tried to give us was "for security reasons" - absolute nonsense, as the train... More 

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Thank 980saskiaw
Yorkshire
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

There are 3 trips on offer of varying duration. We went on the trip which lasted just over an hour. We went along the coast then stopped at a viewing point to take photos of the island of Spinalonga in the distance whilst the friendly guide told us about the history of the island and about the local area. Well... More 

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Thank KeithYorkshire
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58 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic ride on this train,better than a taxi and you can do full circuit and get off and rejoin again later.Used this twice a week for 3 weeks.

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Thank Philip G
Greater London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

On longer tour - Guide Annetta was superb with interesting information on places we visited. Charming mountain village for wander & lunch. Beautiful old chuch.

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Thank Smbabane12
Leeds, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We took the 4hour tour from Aghios Nikolaos to Kritsa. Was very popular and had to have extra carriage fitted to train. Stopped at Byzantine church which was beautiful then up to Kritsa . A pretty place although hilly.. Saw the ladies in the doorways doing embroidery and needlework. A very knowlegable guide gave us information at varies places which... More 

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Thank babsy13022013
Devizes, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Offers 3 trips of differing lengths of time. We chose the middle one at 70 minutes and it was a great way of seeing the local coastline and town.

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