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The Best way to explore Oporto! Top sights, legends and secrets of the city. Start: Ribeira and Clerigos Tower Duration: 1h40 Frequency: every 30 min. Validity: 1 or 2 days
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Porto, Portugal
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 3 September 2011

The Red bus are another company that offers tours of Porto by bus. Adult tickets are 13 € and are for 2 days (48 h) which make this tour bus company a terrific deal. There are two lines, the Blue and the Red, with different...More

3  Thank El_Josu
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 10 February 2012

We purchased tickets from local office. He strictly adviced us RED BUS as a best. We waited at least 1 hour to change line 1 to line 2 instead of 30 minutes. At 5:00 PM driver came to up and told that he must go...More

10  Thank Taner_tr06
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got the 2day with boat tour special. What looked like good value wasn't. Audio not working and driver couldn't have cared less. I suggest you try the yellow or blur tour competition.

Thank 953felixh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I used this to get to the beach and sealife centre. Good reliable service and drivers. Cost was 15 euros for the day. Worth it if you wanna spend the day in the city to stop off and look around.

Thank Imran S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great guided walking tour and figured the hop on and hop off would be another good experience. How wrong we were. Long waits for the bus and the headphones worked only sometimes. Also, the prerecorded guide was not all that helpful. Took the...More

1  Thank agoffredo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good way to learn about the city if you can get a commentary point at for seat that works - they are very hit and miss. We have done other city tours with this company and find them good value, however we did feel...More

1  Thank Roving697986
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanyed the red tour and waited at the stop for 30 minutes and never saw a red line bus. Three blue line buses stopped and each one said a red line bus would be by in 5 minutes. Never happened so we took the...More

Thank Jimbob44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have little time in this beautiful city, take the 2 hour sightseeing tour on any of the several companies that offer it. You will have a good idea on where to focus your more detailed excursion.

1  Thank Benito A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the third city that we have used this company and it is a good concept to get to know the town. The price here was good in that it was almost the same for one or two days AND we got a discount...More

Thank John R
CitySightseeingPT, Gestor de Front Office at City Sightseeing Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, John R. We'll work to improve our audio-guide information. See you next time!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I usually use this service to get to know new cities; San Francisco, Oxford, Barcelona, Chester so far. In all these places the commentary was informative and advised us where the stops were in advance so that we could use the hop...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

The other reviews say it all. Hardly any commentary, don’t announce stops, many sound attachments not working. Commentary of 6 bridge cruise only in Portuguese. Avoid the red bus.

Thank gordz
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We always do a hop on bus when in a new city. It gives you the overview of the city with a small ticket price. You can get off and on whenever you like. Our earphones worked wherever we sat. I did have a difficult...More

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DundeeBridie
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Response from Catrin B | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so.
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jennifer t
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Response from SGP83 | Reviewed this property |
This is the Porto forum? Do you want info on Lisbon or Porto?
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