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Good way to see Cassis

We were in Cassis in September 2018 and it was a very windy day. No wasy to go out on aboat to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wanda Roman C
Touristic route

The petit tren is a good option to get to & from La Persq'lle parking area. I believe it is... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
Colin G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Cassis in September 2018 and it was a very windy day. No wasy to go out on aboat to see the Calanques. But the little train tour took us to a beautiful Clanque, and we were very satisfied with the view. Plenty...More

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Reviewed September 26, 2018

The petit tren is a good option to get to & from La Persq'lle parking area. I believe it is possible to split the journey and return later using the same ticket.

Thank Colin G
Reviewed September 25, 2018

I wish we had done this little tour on our first day, so we could see the surroundings of Cassis. I enjoyed peeking into the walled gardens with bougainvillea spilling over the side, on our way up and down and the views when we got...More

Thank amw4
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Jumped on here on a cloudy afternoon. We ended up with a short stay in the National Park, one of the numerous collanques. Well Worth €8 euro fare for just over 45 mins. You only get a 10 minute stop over but beautiful surrounding make...More

2  Thank Andrew J
Reviewed May 7, 2018

The little train takes you around the harbour up to the Basilica. The ride itself is not of any particular interest but it is an easy way to get to the top.

Thank Hilary C
Reviewed October 8, 2017

If you want to see a nice view of one of the "callanques", this is a good way of getting there. Otherwise just keep your money in your pocket. The rest of the trip will give you a tour of the shops and supermarket, and...More

Thank flyingronaldo
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

We didn’t expect much from the little train ride and we didn’t get much! It was something to do on an afternoon in cassis. But we saw more than just walking around.

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

We did this on a whim just to kill some time and didn't realize that it went up to the first callonque. It was a great view and we had enough time to take a few photos. The tour itself was nothing special, it was...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed June 17, 2017

The train journey meanders through the streets of Cassis with a commentary in French and English. Half way around the circuit the train stops for 15 mins at one of the clanaques which gives you enough time to take a quick look. The train is...More

2  Thank Berkshire_UK
Reviewed June 10, 2017

The trip is OK, but a greater part of the trip you are passing through residential areas. The trains makes one stop at a pear to make photoes. The audio guide was a bit out of sync with the driver, so information given was not...More

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Thabakate
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Bonjour Kate, There is parking at Parking Mimosas on Avenue Augustin Isnard. The train is 5 mins walk from there. Be aware that the parking is not very big, but should be ok out of season.
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bluewhale58
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Response from Diane J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The first train is 11:15 a.m. This is what I've copied from the website - please note they seem a bit confused regarding their low season dates! Guided tour of 40 minutes to discover the history of Cassis vestiges... More
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