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Address: 17, quai de Grenelle, 75015 Paris, France
Phone Number: +33 1 53 95 39 53
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The metro is a good alternative

While the buses were fairly frequent the trip around the city is slow. There are only nine stops so it is not convenient. The recorded commentary is not the good. A multi... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2013
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Naples, Florida
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Naples, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013 via mobile

While the buses were fairly frequent the trip around the city is slow. There are only nine stops so it is not convenient. The recorded commentary is not the good. A multi day metro pass we work far better.

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chennai
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

I recommend to opt for the green bus with 4 routes and 50 stops instead of this red bus, it is complete waste of money and most of the bus staff are arrogant , it is rather wise to take a taxi if have plans to spend more time at the monuments

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Petawawa, Canada
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

We used the two-day hop-on-hop-off tour in April, and found it to be a fantastic experience! The hop-on-hop-off was a very convenient way to get around the city, with frequent pick-ups at lots of stops. We found the drivers to be very helpful, and the audio guide was very informative and taught us a lot of interesting facts about this... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Good way to get around to the major attractions. Sometimes bus didn't stop at a marked stop. Audio quality was poor, but informative when I could understand it. If you get the Boat Tour with it give yourself plenty of time - lines are long and your pass doesn't get you around them, you have to trade it in for... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Useful way of getting around IF you're willing to deal with horrible drivers and dirty buses with poor quality audio. Also doesn't stop close to many of the sites, so the stops are limited and far between. In contrast to the one in London (which is amazing) this one is very poorly set up. First off, the audio is poor.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

My partner and I got the Paris Pass on our recent trip to paris and it included this bus tour, I personally thought it was a good tour. Yes the buses weren't kept that well up top but that's to be expected due to weather right? By doing this tour we got to see most of the things we wanted... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

The bus wastes too much time sitting at stops. The tour does not cover much ground as most attractions are not that far apart, and you could almost walk as fast. The audio system didnt work in many seats and the buses are filthy. Save your money and take a couple Metro trains and walk a bit. Price advertised on... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We had done this tour previously in 2006 and remembered thoroughly enjoying it. This time we found it to be tiresome. The route takes over two hours to complete. I think you could walk it quicker than that. The bus stops for several minutes at most stops taking up a lot of precious time. The commentary was very basic and... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

We got tickets for this included in our Paris Pass which to be honest is the only reason we used them. Having been to Paris many times before I've never done it, but its lovely to be able to sit on the open deck and watch the city below. If you have time, its a lovely and relaxed way to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

If I could give this 1 star I would. Just did the London hop on/of bus and it was 10 million times better than this. Main issues were: 1) bus drivers who are unfriendly, 2) bus drivers who drive crazy, 3) crappy audio system on the bus - some headphone sockets don't work, or the volume is stuck on maximum,... More 

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