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Address: Tozeur, Tunisia
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This antique train makes a daily trip up into the foothills of the Atlas...

This antique train makes a daily trip up into the foothills of the Atlas mountains.

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Ride a vintage train through the Seldja Gorge

The Lezard Rouge (Red Lizard) is a fun two hour excursion that leaves from the Metlaoui train station. Ticket prices are 25 Dinar. Riding this antique train is a lot of fun...get... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 March 2016
Becky C
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

The Lezard Rouge (Red Lizard) is a fun two hour excursion that leaves from the Metlaoui train station. Ticket prices are 25 Dinar. Riding this antique train is a lot of fun...get there early because it is crazy popular with Tunisians (domestic tourists). We never found any seating but no matter...we stood the platforms between the carriages for photos of... More 

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Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2012

Beautiful old train, various types of vintage carriages, even Stanley Holoway's bar area!!!. The train does a couple of photo stops, beverages available. really do recommend a trip

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Ipswich
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2012

This was the highlight of my husband's trip! Travelled in the Royal carriage on leather sofas. Free to wander about the train during trip to take photos. Stops on route in most spectacular areas for photos. Really worthwhile trip for all

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2012

Really a great experience, fun as well. be sure to take your camera.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2012

The Lézard Rouge (Red Lezard) is a small nice train which was used by the beys (Ottoman governors) in the late 19th century. This train does a two-hour trip in the mountains of Selja south east Tunisia. You can enjoy beautiful natural sightseeigns on a nice mixture of green palms, yellow-red rocks, blue water and shining suns. Two stop for... More 

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