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Address: Rome, Italy
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+39 345 363 3572
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Private tours of Rome and Italy

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They try but not enough buses

Concept is good but this company- the blue bus- just does not have enough buses. They only had 4 buses when we were there and none of them had coverage on top when it rains. One... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
Sharlene V
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Huntington Beach, United States

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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The morning buses were packed and running continuously, but skipping several key stops due to "traffic." A few hours later the wait for the bus was at least an hour and had 1/5 as many buses as other companies. Do not waste your time or money with this company. At one stop we told an older couple to save their... More 

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Thank Emilee H
Melbourne, Australia
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

City Roma is the worst city tour bus in Rome..bus in every 40-45 mins and takes ages to take off at every stop..the audios are broken..me and my wife had to switch 6 different seats because the audio ports were broken and then we finally gave up..out of sync audio and doesnt tell enough about the city...go for City Sightseeing... More 

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Pearl River, Louisiana
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took 3 tours with this Company. Vatican; Crypts & Catacombs and Colosseum tour. All three tours were outstanding. Go do this company

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Thank jbtread
London, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The Bus Tours are really worth it. You get a great overview of the City and you can just hop off if you want to stay and look for longer. A great treat.

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Thank E D
1 review
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

After being coaxed into purchasing a 48 hour ticket with City Roma, we barely used their services as we'd end up waiting 40 or so minutes (in the freezing cold) at several stops with no busses showing up (whereas the other firms had at least two go by). In the end, we travelled mostly by foot with the odd Uber... More 

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Thank JGasche
Woking, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The buses are dirty, the audio is terrible, out of sinc and not very informative , plays music most of the time. They only have 4 buses where the other companies have 12 and we had long 40 minute waits for the bus to turn up which was not fun.

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Thank mysprout
Huntington Beach, United States
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105 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Concept is good but this company- the blue bus- just does not have enough buses. They only had 4 buses when we were there and none of them had coverage on top when it rains. One day because no one could go upstairs there wasn't enough standing room down below so many were left stranded. The next bus was at... More 

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1 Thank Sharlene V
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Rubbish!! Not enough buses ( they'd be 4 or 5 of all the other companies to 1 of theirs). We were only able to once find a plug in for the earphones that worked and even then info was very basic and uninteresting. Not worth using for a 2€ saving! Avoid!

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Thank jkb29
Exeter, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We bought tickets near the Vatican and were told that the loop around the Vatican was temporarily suspended, but the directions to get to the nearest stop were very vague or incorrect (depending on which of the staff you asked). Eventually found the stop and had to wait about 40 minutes for a bus to arrive. Note that this review... More 

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Thank B0b38
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

A reasonable tour, although the commentary was very basic and only one of the headphone sockets worked every time we tried to use them. On the plus side this seemed to be the only tour that went around at night and Rome at night is fantastic.

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Thank Peter M

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