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Plym Valley Railway, Plymouth

4.2
#5 of 24 in Outdoors in Plymouth
The Plym Valley Railway is a 1 1⁄2-mile (2.4 km) heritage railway based on part of the now-closed South Devon and Tavistock Railway, a branch line of the Great Western Railway in Devon, England.
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Plym Valley Railway Reviews

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  • This is our first experience on the North Pole express and I can honestly say it will be our last. The train carriages were dirty and freezing. On arrival at Marsh Mills the hot drinks was disgusting....  more »
  • Such a disappointment. The station decorations are sparse and the train a bit grubby. We had booked 4 first class seats however, due to overbooking, we had to squash into 3 seats. The included drinks....  more »
  • First trip on santa train with plym valley, what a disappointing experience. First impressions go a long way, very shabby on entrance, filthy train, shabby decorations, disorganised queue seeing...  more »
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  • Very helpful volunteers. Lovely little cafe limited menu. Toilets on platform. Took dog onto brake van. Be aware there is slight incline leading up to platform however hand rail provided for support (stony ground). Enjoyed our time there
  • Steam and diesel preserved railway good visitor attraction
  • A nice small private railway line.
  • Great up and coming heritage railway which travels alongside a spectacular National Trust park.
  • Loved it really took me back to my childhood

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