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Yellow Bus Tours Oporto

Kiosk - Praca da Liberdade, Porto 4000, Portugal
+351 21 361 30 10
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Ranked #59 of 79 Activities in Porto
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Owner description: 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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Paw Paw, Michigan
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90 reviews 90 reviews
19 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

When we travel to new cities well away from home, we enjoy an overview of the city. The on-off buses provide this. The busses are identified as red or blue route and run fairly frequently. Fare is €13 for a 2 day pass including port wine tasting. Headphones are supplied which you may keep. When guide is not speaking, Fado... More

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

They charge the same as the red and blue bus company yet only come every half an hour and with no timetables at the various stops it makes for long waits at each stop each time you want to get anywhere. The only positive was that the package deal came with access to the town busses too - but that... More

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London, United Kingdom
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37 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We took the Hop on Hop Off bus tour and took both routes for Euro15, which was excellent value (about 4 hours in total) as it gives you an idea of where you wan tot go/see. It also included a free tour of the Cockburns Port cellar and two free tastings of their port.

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Perigueux, France
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We found this tour on the internet rather than in Porto so we were very late booking but found the staff very helpful to book a trip on our last day. We were on a small 25 seater bus which was very comfortable with a very knowledgable guide who spoke French and English fluently. All the places we visited were... More

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Aldergrove, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Very disappointed as the yellow ba was recommended. No Volume on earphones No cover for rain Seats held water as they are foam so first ride in the morning resulted in wet pants Water leaked on head inside from above Over crowded Didn't announce stops - had to know where you were going Never came - supposed to be every... More

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Portugal
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

As we waited and waited for the yellow bus which ran every 45 minutes to an hour apart we watched several red buses go by. There was no announcement of which stop we were approaching. The stop buzzer did not work. The English audio guide was minimally informative. We did use the ticket to get on the local buses when... More

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Toronto, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

1) You wait forever for the buses! Well over an hour. We tried 5 times and were only successful twice! You can see how much time was wasted in our short stay. Awful! We ended up catching a cab even. 2) Audio systems didn't work for most seats. You'll be lucky to find two that work next to each other,... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I relied on using the map they provided to let me know where we were on the route. Couldn't plan properly to make a stop as it was too late to get off the bus. There was only the driver, no other staff to assist you. Not planning to use this tour bus again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We were very happy that we used yellow bus in Porto. Rui, salesman was very kind,sweet and helpful.we bought 2 days ticket but he was nice to let us use the ticket for the third day as well. We really enjoyed the tours.they were always on time and very good service.thank you Rui!!! Maya and Dave Andersen- California

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

We waited 45 minutes for the bus to arrive to our stop. We joined the tour then 15 minutes later we reached stop no.1 and we had to wait 15 minutes before the bus started again (happened everytime at stop 1) then 5minutes later we reached Aliados (city centre) and we had to wait a further 20minutes. (Happened once per... More

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swcarristur, Marketing Assistant at Yellow Bus Tours Oporto, responded to this review

Dear customer, Thank you for your review and preference for Yellow Bus. We are sorry that the service provided did not meet your expectations. Costumers satisfaction is our top priority. In fact we're having a great demand for our products and many people do the entire circuit without leaving the bus. Sorry for the inconvenient. Best regards, Your Yellow Bus... More

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