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We had fun visiting and riding the elephant.
While we hated leaving downtown and crossing the river, it was worth it.
If you can fit it in, visit the machines and experience the amazing things they have done here.
We found out about the Elephant of Nantes in the Brittany Ferries brochure and since then have really wanted to visit. We did so and were not disappointed! The Machines D'Ile are fabulous as is the elephant and the city of Nantes was a lovely...More
There's something about riding 40 or 50 feet up on a gigantic mechanical elephant which is unlike any other experience, ever. It bellows, it walks and it sprays water out of its waving trunk: what's not to like?
We crossed the pedestrian bridge to see the L.U. tower and to walk to the end of the island to take photos of the Loire. We encountered the elephant walking down the street toward us, bigger than you can imagine. It is definitely a sight...More
An unique way to present a city. All of the important landmarks are connected by a 12 km walking route that is marked in green on the free tourist map and also painted green on the street. Take two days to do it all. The...More
it is so nice and joyful to see the elephant walking around and spreading water on pedestrian, we did not have time to book a ride, however it is nice to see the elephant .
we could not find a taxi stop in the area...More