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Yellow Bus Tours Oporto

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Address: Praca Liberdade, Porto 4000-322, Portugal
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+351 21 361 3010

Let Yellow Bus Tours be your guide to the best that Porto has to offer....

Let Yellow Bus Tours be your guide to the best that Porto has to offer. Travel to all of the most interesting tourist sights by open-top bus and discover the city at your speed with our 2-day or 3-day passes. All tours are hop-on, hop-off which means you can take any bus you want whenever you want for the duration of your ticket.

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We didn't know which bus tour we had to book amoung the red, the yelow and the blue. Finally we chose the yellow bus as cheaper on internet and it includes 2 different lines, 1... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 February 2017
Nicolas E
Brussels, Belgium
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Paris, France
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were very disappointed because we only figured out that the buses pass once every hour on the "castle loop" after purchasing the ticket. One has no idea when the bus will arrive so it becomes completely impractical to "hop on hop off." The 2nd line is programmed for every half hour but again with no set schedule, so hard... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They are more expensive than the others and they are hopeless. Earphones don't work had to get off the bus as soccer enthusiasts on the upper deck were so noisy we couldn't hear the commentary which was mainly music. Their timetable is non existent while walking and waiting for yellow buses we saw 3 red and 2 blue. We rang... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

We didn't know which bus tour we had to book amoung the red, the yelow and the blue. Finally we chose the yellow bus as cheaper on internet and it includes 2 different lines, 1 boat cruise and 1 visit at the Calem caves. The yellow buses come every 30 minutes and make you discover the city without effort.

1 Thank Nicolas E
Isle of Portland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Recommended by our hotel receptionist, we took the Euro 24 tour which offered us TWO tours - Historic Porto, and the Porto Castles. The tickets were also valid for TWO days - very good value. We could get on and off as, and when, we wished, and swap from tour to tour. Included in the tour were a 50 minute... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

We stayed in the old town and a bus stop was just across the street. The orange line was great and took us through the old city and across to Gaia. We stayed 3 days and took this the first day to get an overview of the city to know what we wanted to visit. The purple line took us... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Like most cities we visit the hop on and off bus is one of our first things we do to get a feel of were things are and this one did not disappoint us Good clean buses and friendly staff,some stops are hard at times to find when we seen the bus coming we waved him down and he waited... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

The buses run irregularly and infrequently and the stops are challenging to locate. The buses did not run exactly per the map route and the stops are poorly marked. We waited on average 20-30 minutes each time we found a stop before a bus arrived. Once on a bus, unless one fastidiously tracks the route on a map, there is... More 

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Spalding, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Paid 15 euros for a 2 day pass, enabling us to go on two different routes in and around Porto over a 2 day period. Hop on and foo as you please, or go round again. Each tour takes about 1 hour and 40 minutes, depending on traffic. The 2 day pass also includes travel on local buses, some discount... More 

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Don't do it ! Its a prank ! The bus stop are not well indicates (you will have a map with the bus point but not the correct location !) the bus have "wifi": never work. The stop button didn't work and the driver was on the phone while driving, didn't saw our request and stop us super far away... More 

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Yellowbus_support, Customer service at Yellow Bus Tours Oporto, responded to this review

Dear Sir / Madam, Thank you for your review which deserved our best attention. We are sorry that our service didn't meet your best expectations and we will retain your observations in order to make the necessary improvements. It would be very helpfull to know who the driver was, so we can call his/her attention. If you have the oportunity... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

This is a well-organised friendly operation that offers both one and two day tickets. They have two routes, one being round the city, whilst the second heads out north to the port city of Matosinhos - a great place to go for really fresh fish. Their buses are kept in good condition and the commentary worked well. Good value for... More 

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