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City Sightseeing Palermo

Via Riccardo Wagner 5, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Via Riccardo Wagner 5, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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"your bearings"
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"different routes"
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"short stay"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Being on a cruise we thought this would be a good idea to see a lot in a short time. The blue route buses aren't frequent enough and for some reason we had to stop at one of the bus stops and wait for 20...More

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TommasoRandazzo, Direttore generale at City Sightseeing Palermo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are sure that you have bought the services of a competitor bus company: we have far superior standards, could you give details about the day, time and the exact name of the company that issued the ticket?Thanks

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

The port of Palmero is located right into the city centre at a walking distance. Therefore, the most economical way to go around is to take a taxi, specially if you are in a group of 4-6. You can settle the rates beforehand. Palmero being...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

They offer (but not at all times of the year) 4 different routes, 2 around the city, 1 to Mondello and 1 to Monreale. The city routes last less than an hour each. They provide an audio tour in a number of languages which provides...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

The City Sightseeing bus is a splendid (and relatively inexpensive) way to see Palermo if you are there on a short stay and need to establish what is worth seeing. For first time visitors, I recommend staying on the bus for the full tour(s) to...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

This is the only was to travel and get to see all the hot spots. It's not expensive and you can hop on hop off all day. We try take it out for two days when we can as you get the to see most...More

1  Thank Mario D
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

City Sight seeing was on time and the staff were friendly. I felt that they implied they were part the global Hop On Hop Off bus tour group, but I don't think that they are. The commentary was not nearly as informative as on similar...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We did the red tour as we didn’t have time to do red & blue. It’s good to get a history of the city and get your bearings. I would tell anyone to get off at the cathedral....we didn’t realise how amazing it was as...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

The free minibus goes to ,or close to many of the places of interest and can save you leather getting you to restaurants and the station.Runs about every 12 minutes and finishes about 9.Its route is up on bus signs in centre area.It stops for...More

1  Thank bigandy9
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TommasoRandazzo, Direttore generale at City Sightseeing Palermo, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

The bus you are talking about is a public shuttle, the service is completely different from the tourist service Palermo City Sightseeing which is done by open double-decker buses with real-time commentary and assistance on board by hostess. We are sorry that such comments create...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

The routes get you to all the major sites in downtown Palermo. The busses generally run on time. About one every hour in January. The busses were relatively clean. They were busy but not overcrowded on a weekday. Weekends are probably busier. LIke most hop-on/hop...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We went in Feb and as it's off season, we had the bus to ourselves. While you get great views from the top deck, it wasn't worth the €20pp they charged us. We followed Line A and did the full round trip but there was...More

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TommasoRandazzo, Direttore at City Sightseeing Palermo, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

We are sorry for your unpleasant experience. But our timetable is clearly written in our leaflet / website / tables of the bus stops. Furthermore, in winter the ticket is valid 48 hrs instead of 24! Finally, weather in Palermo is good in winter too:...More

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NDIAMANDIS
1 June 2018|
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No..i will arrive next tuesday...12th june
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singinintherain
6 May 2018|
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Response from TommasoRandazzo | Property representative |
The nearest bus stop is the n. 7, named "Palazzo Reale" of the Line A, next to ticket office of the Palatine Chapel.
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seapurple
10 June 2017|
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Response from TommasoRandazzo | Property representative |
Hallo , the fares depends on the itinerary You will make , if You arrive by plane the fare from / to the airport il 35€ by taxi and is the easiest way to reach your hotel . Best regards Palermo City Sightseeing
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