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Piazza Duomo | Nei Pressi Di Piazza Duomo, Accanto La Cattedrale Di Sant'agata, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 820 4281
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Reasonable

There is a lot of hyperbole on these reviews. I tried the Noddy train for €5 and it was ok, and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Neil S
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London, United Kingdom
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Terrible

We were sod 2 tickets and told to get on the train as it was leaving. 45 minutes later it left... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Peter A
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Perth, Australia
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  • Excellent14%
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  • Average19%
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“red bus” (6 reviews)
“duomo square” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Piazza Duomo | Nei Pressi Di Piazza Duomo, Accanto La Cattedrale Di Sant'agata, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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+39 095 820 4281
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a lot of hyperbole on these reviews. I tried the Noddy train for €5 and it was ok, and would have been great if not in Catania as it is a nice city to visit but it's not pretty ... Though it does...More

Thank Neil S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were sod 2 tickets and told to get on the train as it was leaving. 45 minutes later it left thanks to the Italians onboard riding into the driver and dodgy ticket sellers. Heard not a word of the commentary as the train speaks...More

Thank Peter A
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Hoping to learn a little about the many interesting monuments and buildings in Catania, we purchased tickets for the little sight-seeing train which runs from the cathedral square. It was just before 12noon and we were informed that the train would be leaving in approximately...More

Thank WillandMarionAdam
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

Just for balance I thought I'd add my views of the service. We took the bus from Piazza Duomo to Acitrezza. Although marketed as "Hop on - hop off" nearly everyone took in the views and got off at Acitrezza and returned later in the...More

Thank Shaun B
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Awful experience. We were told it was a hop on hop off bus. It is not!! We were told we would go to two small villages along the coast. We only went to one! It collected us in the main square. We went straight to...More

1  Thank Kate N
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Well this not the first time we have been on a red bus. This is a different company and cost us My wife paid 15E and I paid 10E and I cant remember why. Maybe I'm a senior. The tickets are the same except for...More

1  Thank Mario D
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Promoter next to the duomo were really friendly. Stuff in the office was totally rude. 40 min Bus tour started 30 min after schedule and sound wasn't awesome. Tour to Etna was 35€ but included only shuttle to the parking lot. To go up 2h...More

Thank Barbara B
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Of the two companies that are based at the Duomo we chose the red bus tour. We were given earphones, a map of the route and were looking forward to the sightseeing around Catania followed by a journey on the coastal road as far as...More

2  Thank VG465
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

15 euros for one hour scenic ride. Goes inside city and along coast before returning to Piazza Duomo. Small bus with plastic covers on side which were hard to see through. The driver obligingly rolled them up on way out and got good view and...More

Thank Bluerobin59
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

AVOID AT ALL COSTS!!!! I cannot rate this company low enough, 1 star is too high. We were sold a tour from catania to Etna with a stop in Nicolosi with audio information. We has 1 stop on route for the driver to have a...More

4  Thank Victoria T
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