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Address: Galleria dell'Acquario, 16100 Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: +39 3355417825
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Great way to see city and get around

We went on this bus, even though we walked around most of the location it took us the day before. Pass was valid for 48 hours (2 days). It gave us a basic explanation of it's 9... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2015
Adriana S
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Sydney Australia
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Rosh Haayin
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87 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We took the bus at the Ferrari square. They clearly explained how it works and provided a map with all the stops ant a timetable. They also provided personal earphones. The bus arrives each 20 minutes and operate between 9am to 6pm. they have a lunch break between 1:30-2:00pm. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

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Sydney Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We went on this bus, even though we walked around most of the location it took us the day before. Pass was valid for 48 hours (2 days). It gave us a basic explanation of it's 9 stops of the hop on and off bus. We did one round trip, then took it and got off where we could explore... More 

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Banbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Really enjoyed the bus trip, it takes about an hour to do it fully but you can hop on and off. Its a really good way to see the city and see where you want to visit. The ticket lasts 48 hours so if you can use it up to three days if you time it right.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

all start when we ask for the service on the bus(my wife and me) the girl who give the information tell us the bus is passing every 10 minuts and she show me a row on the map to see the timetables, was the 6th of april 11am aprox on the stop number 5 if i remmember well, after we... More 

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Graz, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This tour doesn't last for more than 50 minutes and misses out on a lot this beautiful town has to offer. Commentaries are short, stops as well, sights in the center not really touched. You don't get to see the areas by the sea at all. I was really disappointed in what was offered for money.

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Appleby-in-Westmorland, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Very good way to find the lay of the land in a new city. Reasonable price for 48hr ticket. Hop on & off where you like, when you like plus running commentary.

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Hudson River Valley, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Better than what I expected. Can walk from the ship with no problem. Very beautiful city and fountains. Took the Sight Seeing tour bus to see everything. It's the best bang for your buck. Then went back into the city on foot to see certain things over again. I would return again.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

It's a nice pleasant hour and a good way to acquaint yourself with Genova. Little tip, firstly it's cheaper to book via their Italian website and pay in € secondly this site also offers a discount if you have a valid code for Frecciabianca trains.

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Brookline, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The big red bus is usually so great for familiarizing us with new cities---we use it the first day to see what else we need to visit. This time in Genoa, (Sunday 9-7) the bus driver let 2 guys get on who spent the entire trip standing up front with the female driver & blonde ticket seller. They laughed &... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We ended our cruise in Genoa in mid-November and we had the pleasant surprise , when we exited the terminal, to find that the City Sightseeing Bus was still in operation ( schedule advertised is April-Oct) . We bought the ticket with a 10% rebate as we had kept our tickets from Palma de Mallorca and we did 4 complete... More 

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