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Bologna Tourism Office

Piazza Maggiore, Bologna, Italy
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Bologna Tourism Office Taste Tour

My daughter and I visited the Tourism Office in Piazza Maggiore and although the walking tour of... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2018
Cris F
via mobile
Bologna Tourist Office

The most appalling tourist office I have ever visited. Bought 3 3 day cards yesterday unfortunately... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2017
DMOHAg
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Downpatrick, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good22%
  • Average27%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible19%
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“walking tour” (11 reviews)
“tourist map” (2 reviews)
“cost euros” (2 reviews)
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Piazza Maggiore, Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I visited the Tourism Office in Piazza Maggiore and although the walking tour of the city centre was booked out we were able to join a Food/Taste tour of Bologna in the evening. We ended up being the only ones on the...More

Thank Cris F
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Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

The most appalling tourist office I have ever visited. Bought 3 3 day cards yesterday unfortunately lost them and they refused to replace them. The lack of sympathy or common decency the staff had was indescribable. They had my credit card details, a signed form...More

Thank DMOHAg
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Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

Title says it all - rude, useless, no knowledge, pointless. Only advantage is that it is close to a few good coffee bars and restaurants!

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Reviewed October 8, 2017

When we're visiting cities we love it when we coincide with city events so we were intrigued by the appearance of a stage, complete with stage lighting rig and crowd barriers in the main city square in front of Basilica San Petronio and the tourist...More

1  Thank milmol_7
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

My wife and I booked this tour and were very excited to learn more of the history of the beautiful city. Unfortunately we found it almost impossible to hear the tour guide through the headphones. We would try to get closer to her to hear...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

I 100% endorse the 'thumbs up' review by 'NuDL2013' on 20 July 2014, and add some updated information. Our Guide was the delightful, elegant 'Maria' who spoke with perfect, thoughtful English (no accent!) and answered all our questions about food and best gelato at the...More

Thank SW1917
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Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Grab a tourist map and follow their suggestion about a three hour route to take through bologna. Really fascinating and shows off the sights of bologna well. Took us two days! But then you have to stop for coffee, then for spremute, and for ice...More

Thank Evvvvery
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Reviewed July 23, 2017

As we were spending three days in Bologna, we decided to buy the Bologna Welcome Card costing 20 euros per person from the tourist office. This card is valid for 48 hours and gives free entrance to many museums, discounts for exhibitions and a 2-hour...More

1  Thank pebble82
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Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

I did not purchase the Bologna card since I was not going to visit any museums. I purchased the walking tour for 15 euros. I was skeptical having read all the negative reviews here. But then maybe I was lucky today, July 17. The guide...More

1  Thank julia a
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

We stopped in to get a map and brochures and found that we could join a walking tour. Our guide was a professor of medieval history and was very knowledgeable, giving us information on history, architecture and even food, since Bologna is famous for it....More

Thank GJune44
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