City Train in the Old Town
Where? Casemates du Bock - Montée de Clausen, L-1111 Luxembourg

Onboard our City Train in the old town Luxembourg, explore the charming beauty of Luxembourg City. Immerse yourself in the rich history and vibrant culture as you traverse the narrow streets and admire the picturesque architecture.

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Discover the old town in Luxembourg City by train

Onboard our City Train in the old town Luxembourg, explore the charming beauty of Luxembourg City. Immerse yourself in the rich history and vibrant culture as you traverse the narrow streets and admire the picturesque architecture. Hop on the city train and embark on an unforgettable journey through the heart of Luxembourg's old town.  

 

City Train in the Old Town Luxembourg

Are you passionate about history and culture, about the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg? A small country but with a great history... Discover the history of the former “Gibraltar of the North” which revives while driving through the historical sites of the Old Fortress in our City Train. Travel with us to the past to better understand the present.  

 

The city train in the Old Town Luxembourg offers a charming and convenient way to explore this historic area. As it winds its way through the cobbled streets and narrow alleyways, passengers are treated to panoramic views of medieval architecture, fortified walls, and picturesque squares. The train journey serves as a captivating journey through time, allowing passengers to immerse themselves in the rich history and cultural heritage of Luxembourg's Old Town. Knowledgeable audio guides provide insightful commentary, sharing stories of the city's past and attractions along the route.  
 
The rhythmic chug of the train, coupled with the gentle sway of its carriages, creates a relaxed and unhurried atmosphere, perfect for leisurely sightseeing. Passengers can hop on and off at designated stops, allowing them to explore key points of interest at their own pace. Whether it's admiring the grandeur of the Casemates, marveling at the intricate carvings of Notre-Dame Cathedral, or strolling along the scenic promenade of the Alzette River, the city train offers a unique and enchanting way to experience the Old Town of Luxembourg. With its nostalgic charm and informative narration, it promises an unforgettable journey through this UNESCO World Heritage site.  
 

1. Departure: Montée de Clausen (near the entrance of Bock Casemates)

2. Rives de Clausen:

The so-called Rives de Clausen form a district of bars and restaurants, established on the site of the former Luxembourg beer brewery “Mousel”. Situated along the Alzette River, the Rives de Clausen appeal to a wide variety of tastes and attract a very cosmopolitan public, which is typical for Luxembourg. The Rives de Clausen are also part of a larger plan to enhance the suburbs of the former fortress.

3. Rham Plateau:

The Rham Plateau proudly overlooks three sides of the Alzette valley and offers a stunning view of the old city of Luxembourg. It has been an integral part of Luxembourg’s fortifications since the 15th century and was later expanded by Vauban with four imposing military barracks, currently used as modern and comfortable housing for seniors. You can make a stop for a few minutes while waiting for the next train.

Inclusive:
  • +/- 45-minute journey with the Pétrusse Express - little touristic train
  • Free headphones
  • Audio guide available in 7 languages (Luxembourgish, French, German, English, Dutch, Spanish, Russian)
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City Train in the Old Town

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