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Trenino Pippo

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Jul 29, 2018
“Good tour”
Jul 9, 2018
The best tour in a tourist train that you can do in Genoa, with a wonderful explanation in 5 languages. The explanation is provided simultaneously through a multilingual system of the latest generation. A true emotional journey through the history...more
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Piazza Caricamento, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

A nice and easy way to get a feel for the city without a long walk in the heat! Quite informative and good if like us you were visiting for a day and didn't have much time. It was a hot day but the train...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank R_and_K_G
alessandro g, Direttore at Trenino Pippo, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

your satisfaction gives us much joy. thanks for the positive review.

Reviewed July 9, 2018

had a wonderful, WONDERFUL time taking this train around town with our 3 year old. He loves LOVES trains, so it was great to just be with him and revel in the act of actually riding a train! so much fun!!!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AndreL750
alessandro g, Direttore at Trenino Pippo, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

thank you very much for your excellent review. Children are always our best business partners. fortunately, even parents are satisfied after our tour.

Reviewed September 17, 2017

This is a good way to see Genoa if you're on a flying visit. The audio track was reasonable although it didn't always keep up with where we were.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank A-total-mess
alessandro g, Direttore at Trenino Pippo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

many thanks for your review.

Reviewed June 18, 2016

Leaving from old port this is a fun ride for old and young. 45 minutes trip around the city for €8 . You don't get to hop on hop off like other buses but it is nice way to see city and give the old...More

Date of experience: June 2016
4  Thank Sean C
Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

We started the ride and it was very uncomfortable. Very bumpy ride and STRONG smell of gasoline from the head wagon. The recorded tour guide was nothing special: important things were completely ignored (I'm from Genoa myself, I would have been a better guide). After...More

Date of experience: March 2016
4  Thank DPinSvezia
Reviewed February 25, 2016

I walked through the old city for hours and did a lot of staring as I loved the architecture. I wanted to get a hop on hop off tour to see more of the city but since I was travelling in the off season, Trenino...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank AuroraSky
Reviewed July 6, 2014

Trenino Pippo is a small truck (made to look like a train) pulling a long a series of carriages. The main language is Italian, however, head phones are available for a range of other languages. The trip took 45 minutes and gives a good overview...More

Date of experience: May 2014
6  Thank PaulTowers
Reviewed October 18, 2013

We only had two nights and one day to see the sights. We walked most of old town on our own and the train allowed us to go a bit further and see a few more sites. It's only a 45 min ride and you...More

Date of experience: October 2013
3  Thank cma6262
Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

It's better to do it on foot. City is small. You cannot hop off. City cruise is better value for money.

Date of experience: August 2013
3  Thank regisbsb
Reviewed August 5, 2013

I really enjoyed taking the little tourist train around Genoa. I was able to get a feel for the layout of the city, much better than just looking at a map.

Date of experience: October 2012
4  Thank Amy B
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