Christmas train from Nice and to the Roya
Father Christmas will come to meet children and parents, activities and gifts.
Holiday season obliges, Santa will make the trip to the Roya onboard our railcar: he will receive the children, have their photos taken.
During the trip, each child will receive a snack from the hands of Santa Claus.
The presence of at least one parent is mandatory
Babies under 1 year old are welcomed free of charge: they will not receive a gift and will travel on their parents' lap. Strollers are accepted within the capacity of the railcar.
Please note: this trip will only take place if the number of reservations is sufficient.
Payment The price of tickets is set at € 25.00 per person, adult and child over one year old. You can pay in 2 installments (15 € to be paid when purchasing tickets, the remaining 10 € must be at departure) or in one go.
The "Family package" and "group" rates are refundable only on justified medical grounds.
Information and conditions
For this trip, our association uses our X4900 railcar, 3 boxes. We remind you that this train is maintained and cleaned by a team of volunteers, please do not damage it.
On board the train
Do not under any circumstances attempt to open the doors without having been invited to do so by the volunteers and wait for the train to come to a complete stop before getting off during the planned stops at the station. Do not throw anything out of the train and avoid sticking your head through the windows, our routes are often well supplied with vegetation ... and the branches are not always tender!
In the SNCF rights-of-way
We operate on the national rail network, owned by SNCF. At the station, stay on the platforms and do not venture into the rights-of-way to which access is prohibited, this behavior is punishable by a fine and a prison sentence. Do not try to cross the tracks outside the planned passages and stay away from the edge of the platform, our train is not alone on the rails.
Placement on the train
In the train used, each seat is marked with a car and a seat number. Places are allocated so that each family is together. If you are traveling with several families or groups of friends, please let us know at least 15 days before departure so that you can be together!
Conditions of cancellation and refund
Ticket exchangeable and refundable minus a deduction of 10%, increased to 50% starting after the 30th day before departure. To these costs is added the possible difference in price between the old and the new ticket. Provisions related to the COVID-19 epidemic
Ticket not exchangeable and non-refundable less than 7 days before departure.
For your comfort and everyone's health, here are the arrangements in place for the circulation of Santa Claus trains.
1 - Wearing a mask is compulsory on the platform, on board the train and at the station, for all older children aged 11 and over.
2 - Hydroalcoholic gel is available on board the train.
3 - The train will have been disinfected in the morning and volunteers will perform quick cleaning of certain parts of the train during the day (door handles, handrails, armrests, shelves, ...).
4 - On board the train, the seats are organized in 2 rows of 2 seats, separated by a wide central corridor and 7 “family” benches. Each passenger will therefore have an individual seat or a 3-seater family bench. So you won't be on top of each other.
5 - Seats will be allocated by family or groups (when you want to travel together, with friends or other members of your family who have booked separately, please let us know by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. You are traveling alone , a 3 or a 5. The remaining places will not be occupied.