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El Habanero Tren Turistico

Open today: 7:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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Very nice trip for 3 euros travelling through old and new Los alacazeres driver made it... read more

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A birthday tradition

Fantastic train with great crew. We have been here for five years and we’ve enjoyed the train ride... read more

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A fun Tourist Train in Los Alcazares. 'El Habanero' runs around the town every 45 mins, every night in the summer starting at 7.00 p.m. Please see the clocks for the next train. Tickets are return so whether you just wish to see around this lovely...more
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Los Narejos, Los Alcazares, Spain
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Very nice trip for 3 euros travelling through old and new Los alacazeres driver made it entertaining with zig zag driving and music and singing. clippyand his partner was very helpful and friendly give it a go it's great

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Fantastic train with great crew. We have been here for five years and we’ve enjoyed the train ride several times. Me and my girlfriend have brought both teenage kids and friends. Above all it has become part of the much traditional celebration of my girlfriend’s...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great way to spend 45 mins seeing a little of the area. for just 3 euros!! Got the first train of the evening at 7.pm from the hotel Costa Narejos. As it was early season there was only a dozen people aboard but I...More

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Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I always reply to each review. We believe if that someone has taken the time to review us, we should take the time to respond. However, I never find the right words for a glowing review. How to I thank someone that starts the review...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018

We had our 3 year old granddaughter staying with us this weekend, which gave us the excuse if we needed one, to take this train ride. She really enjoyed it and so did we. The train wasn’t full, but people were clapping and singing and...More

1  Thank barbiandkev
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Our first review of 2018, and thank you for such a lovely start to the season. Yet again I find that a reviewer can write a review far more eloquently than I can reply. So that just leaves me to say, Thank you Barbie and...More

Reviewed September 17, 2017

We went on this a couple of times as have a toddler and she absolutely loved it! You can cathc it at the end of the street with all the bars/restaurants and it brings you down to the old town. The driver was good 'craic'...More

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Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review El Habanero Tren Turistico. We have been running trains in Los Alcazares for 9 years and about 5 years ago we started waving and going around the roundabout a few times, traffic permitting. Hope you come back...More

Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

We have always spoken about the El Habanero but never got round to going on. Having a toddler who is mad on trains was the perfect excuse (train mad myself) so we hopped aboard and just want to say how friendly and helpful the owner...More

Thank Daniel C
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2017

We are the ones that owe the 'Thanks'. What a lovely review. So many people write such nice things about the train it could make us big headed, however, hopefully, it just makes us appreciate how lucky we are to have a business that people...More

Reviewed September 13, 2017

Great fun for all the family and a fantastic way to see the old town of Los Alcazares - 10/10 Would highly recommend it.More

1  Thank Gerry F
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2017

Thank you for your review Gerry. So pleased your family enjoyed it. We love Los Alcazares and are happy to recommend restaurants, bars and things to do locally. Now the season is drawing to an end we have so much more time to help with...More

Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Great tourist train. We got on just outside Restaurant La Tropical. There are 4 stops on the train. The driver let our children ring the bell. Music was lovely and entertaining. The train ride was very entertaining too. Thank youMore

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Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2017

Thank you for the review. I am delighted that you and your children enjoyed your journey. The train is running till late September and after over 4 months of a mix of Spanish and English cheesy music we still sing along, do the moves and...More

Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

We booked dinner in the Old Town and were recommended the train instead of using a taxi. The train essentially does a loop every 45 minutes and consists of three carriages and about 65 passengers. It's a great atmosphere on board, with the train playing...More

Thank Keith R
Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2017

Thank you for your review, it is really appreciated. You have explained our journey better than we can. Cheesy music in Spanish and English and depending on passenger numbers about 10 minutes from the bottom of the 525 Plaza to Los Alcazares. We were concerned...More

Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

The kids really wanted to have a go and we had doubts but it was great. Took us to the old town where we stopped off for a few hours and then took the train back. It was €3 each and the guy running it...More

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Jeff W, Owner at El Habanero Tren Turistico, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2017

Thank you Julie. Glad the kids managed to convince you to give a ride on the train a go, and you weren't disappointed. Never too old to sing the 'macarena' and enjoying going in circles and hope you come join us again. Regards The Train...More

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Nich074
June 18, 2018|
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Response from Jeff W | Property representative |
Thank you everyone for answering questions on El Habanero Tren Turistico. As we are out going around in circles every evening it means we dont get to reply to questions as quickly as we would wish.
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NellyElle
May 11, 2018|
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Response from Jeff W | Property representative |
Tomorrow, 12th May will be our first evening. Starting at 7.00. Please come and join us (I feel so foolish doing the macarena on my own).
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Earley2
October 10, 2017|
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Response from Jeff W | Property representative |
Good evening we have finished for 2017 and will be starting again in May 2018, as for an actual date we have yet to decide, but will notify people via Trip Adviser and our facebook page El Habanero Tren Turistico. Hope to... More
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