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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good6%
  • Average12%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible54%
18 May 2018
“Watch out for the overcharge scam”
14 Nov 2018
“Don’t use this apology for a tour bus: buy a map”
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Via Adolfo Bartoli 7, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

We usually use the local tour bus as a way of getting an overall view of a new city. There is always a trade off between using the bus commentary and buying a decent map. In this case, stick to the map: the sights in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jon_Janet
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Disgraceful! 20 minutes waiting on an empty bus then thrown off after paying. I had a receipt but they said it was for a 10 seater cramped van - utter rubbish. So, they park the bus, give occasional tours when it suits them but mostly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CarlCapra
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This group Katane Live will shuffle you around from bus to bus till they have the numbers they demeem enough to continue. Unfortunately this can take over an hour pass the departure time. When you ask any type of question the answer will always be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Fred_hal
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

I always try to take bus tours when I visit a city, not just to see the sites but also to understand the macro layout of the city. This tour failed on every level. Even before the tour began things started off badly. We were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Josephine J
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Sent to a bus with roof after waiting 30 minutes in one without. Paid 15 euro, price is 5 euro for locals, I got 3 tickets marked 5 euro on same paper! Terrible sound, loud italian guiding on speakers kill the other languages on headphones.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Roar S
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Not really bad and not really the best but has to be considered that the price is convenient. They depart from main Duomo square and reach the sea side till to Acicastello. Tour is anyway funny my kids loved it. Time is about +/- 2h.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ToninoG1974
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Do not use this company, this ticket seller sold us a ticket at 15 euro and told us the bus left at 1 pm going to the coast first and the city tour after. We were told we would be at the beach at 1.30...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 1000redballoons
Reviewed 19 May 2018

We are typically fans of hop on hop off busses for an overview of a city we are new to. This one is the shortest trip on a borderline bus. Not real clean, audio doesn’t work that well etc. but, for 5 euros who cares....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jdr1210
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Oh god, I wish I read the reviews before hand. This was awful! It lasted almost 2 hours and we saw nothing worth mentioning. Thise 2 hours would be much better spent walking up and down Etna street and Piazza Duomo. You get earphones for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Greg2211
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Just want to echo what everyone else has said. Wish I had read the reviews before getting on the yellow bus!

Date of experience: October 2017
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