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Biloxi Tour Train

Porter Ave & Hwy 90 Lighthouse, Biloxi, MS 39530
+1 228-374-8687
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Great way to explore the town

It is our first time in Mississippi and we wanted to learn more about the area. My sister and I... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Trisha K
Blaine, Minnesota
via mobile
I was letdown, but other members of my party enjoyed the tour

The pace of the tour was very slow... in the course of the 2 hours i feel as if so much more info... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
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Biloxi's original historical and sightseeing tour debuted in 1961 and 52 years later still departs from the Biloxi Lighthouse Park (Highway 90 at Porter Avenue, Biloxi, MS 39530). The "Biloxi Tour Train," also known to the locals as the "Biloxi Shrimp Train," is owned and operated by native Biloxians. 2013 marks Carla Beaugez Taconi and her husband August's 20th year sharing Biloxi's heritage, history and hospitality with visitors to this beloved city. If you're interested in an authentic and original journey while in Biloxi then this is the tour for you. "For centuries the World has come to Biloxi and I invite you to as well!"...Carla
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Porter Ave & Hwy 90 Lighthouse, Biloxi, MS 39530
+1 228-374-8687
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

It is our first time in Mississippi and we wanted to learn more about the area. My sister and I took this informational riding tour and loved it. Our guide knew the area inside and out and was the picture of southern hospitality. I would...More

Thank Trisha K
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The pace of the tour was very slow... in the course of the 2 hours i feel as if so much more info could have been given about the area. I'm a local so I know there are a lot of interesting stories to be...More

Thank SouthernVoiceBiloxi
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Our group of 8 wanted to do something besides gamble and this tour was perfect. The owner is the guide, is a native of Biloxi, and is very well informed on the history of the town. She clearly loves her home city and her desire...More

Thank Virginia P
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I loved this tour. It is slow moving and a lot of “use to be here” spots where the hurricanes decided to redesign the city. Carla (owner and operator) was so knowledgeable and amazingly sweet. Residence and shop owners would actually step out to greet...More

Thank TootleLou2
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The lady that runs the tour was very nice and very informative. We learned a lot of local history and about the devastation from Katrina (which the media neglected to provide). Worth the time.

Thank Travelersjpma
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Nice trip. I probably never would have gone Downtown Biloxi if it had not been for this tour. Was very informative.

Thank ChilMili
Reviewed 17 June 2017

There's not much to see or do in Biloxi if you're not a gambler. She is a great guide and gives you what you need just to get acquainted with this little town. She's helpful in other things to do also. Another way to get...More

Thank paca4u2
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Pick this tour train up on the seafront near the lighthouse and you'll tour the centre of the city and see all or most of the local sights. Runs twice a day. Excellent introduction to Biloxi. The host is a lovely lady, who will provide...More

1  Thank HighlanderIV
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I'm not timely with my review, so I can't recall the tour guides name....... but she was AWESOME!!! The Tram was on time, clean, open air, the sound was clear and she provided fantastic information on Biloxi including much history. Being a local herself, she...More

Thank Wendy A
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took this tour our last morning in Biloxi before our flight left- it was great! We didn't have to call ahead- just had uber drop us off at the address listed on the site- the tours are at 11am & 1pm-...More

Thank swampfoxmom
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virgilio g
12 June 2017|
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Response from swampfoxmom | Reviewed this property |
You just go to the place where they pick up- it's a pkg lot right there at the beach-bring cash- I think it's 16$ pp- the lady that gives the tour will collect before she seats you on the train- really good your- very... More
26 January 2017|
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Response from 1204Mw | Reviewed this property |
I was able to find information at the site once I arrived.