SAM Shortline Excursion Train, Cordele

#140 of 234 in Outdoors in Georgia
Riding in air-conditioned, 1949 vintage cars, you’ll enjoy a mix of romantic yesteryear with the excitement of today’s South. The SAM Shortline stops in quaint towns filled with fun attractions, restaurants and shopping.
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36 reviews
  • July 10, 2017
    My grandson loves trains, so we decided treat him to a ride on the SAM Shortline. I grew up & lived in Plains, GA for the first 26 years of my life. I still have family & friends there. We lined up lu...  more »
  • June 18, 2017
    Attention thrill seekers: Stay Home!! If you thrive off of instant gratification, internet connections or speed, this in not the trip for you! On the other hand...If you have a free Friday or Saturday...  more »
  • June 11, 2017
    The train is historic and interesting but the service could be greatly improved. Some days the trip is 5 hours and some it is 5 hours 30 minutes. We happened to go on a day that was already the shorte...  more »
  • July 5, 2017
    Had a blast on their 4th of July train ride. I expected we'd stop at some park but we actually just stopped on a bridge over the water to eat and watch the fireworks, it was so much more beautiful than I thought. Just if you can pay for the best car, do.
  • June 15, 2017
    Great experience for everyone. The staff are very knowledgeable and fun. Have a look at the way it was and the great scenery on this excursion.
  • July 5, 2017
    We had a great time on the 4th of July train ride. The BBQ was great and we had a wonderful view of the fire works.
  • June 17, 2017
    Had a great time with my 2 grandsons on the train ride from Cordele to Plains.
  • April 15, 2017
    Great train ride! Would be a great experience for young and old.

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