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City Tour

C/o Cosepuri, 40100 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 517070
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Informative tour...good way to have a short tour of the city. I wouldn't recommend the combined... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
Cape Town, South Africa
via mobile
Poor value

Poor value. Couldn't hear the commentary because of the loud background music on the tape. The tape... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
David B
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C/o Cosepuri, 40100 Bologna, Italy
San Donato
+39 051 517070

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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Informative tour...good way to have a short tour of the city. I wouldn't recommend the combined ticket - the little train to San Luca didn't have audio and is really bumpy and uncomfortable. Rather find your own way there - the view is spectacular! The...More

Thank Sue53_11
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Poor value. Couldn't hear the commentary because of the loud background music on the tape. The tape was also frequently out of sync with what could be seen.

Thank David B
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Having walked the streets for two days we decided to take the city red open top bus tour and were so pleased we did. It was much easier to look up and see things you miss when walking. The route took us up to San...More

Thank Judy L
Reviewed 19 January 2017

An half hour train from Bologna took me in this lovely medieval city, where time seems to have stopped. Out of the station a little red bus took me up to the city centre where I managed to move freely without getting lost Everything so...More

2  Thank Luigitaly
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We booked the Bologna city tour at the tourist information with no trouble at all. The tour was in both Italian and English, we had headphones and there were about ten people on the tour. Our Italian guide was knowledgeable and amusing and gave a...More

1  Thank Rita G
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Normally I would run a mile from any open top bus tour but as we had a senior with us we went. From the start my opinion was changed, a gentle 2 or so hour tour of not only central Bologna but the outskirts and...More

3  Thank Neil H
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Nearly left the city without doing this as we were on out way back to the car but decided we weren't in a rush, very glad we did, Lady on the bus was very helpful and the commentary was very good and we found a...More

2  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed the trip. The commentary was insightful and interesting and interspersed with Vivaldi's music. All very relaxing and a lovely way to see Bologna. Be sure to check the times of the bus as there is a big gap in the service around...More

Thank 633Judy
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Very informative tour. Everyone on our tour spoke English which was very convenient. We all had head sets which made it much easier to hear the guide. She was very pleasant and knowledge. Highly recommend. Price was 7 euro each. If you buy the welcome...More

Thank MilesL44
Reviewed 26 July 2015

We took the City Red Bus tour the morning after we arrived in Bologna and found it a good way of spending an hour and getting you bearings of where we wanted to spend more time over the doing days. We were lucky in that...More

4  Thank TheBurgers
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17 May 2017|
Response from julia a |
No, no free walking tour. But you can take the tour from the tourism office in Plaza Maggiore for 15 euros. I really enjoyed it