We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share

Gutenberg-Express
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want similar options you can book now?
10
All photos (10)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good16%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible42%
11 Dec 2017
“Don't take it”
1 week ago
“Don't bother”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
18°
Sep
13°
Oct
Nov
Contact
Gutenberg-Platz, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Website
+49 651 99359525
Call
Reviews (53)
Filter reviews
15 results
Traveller rating
0
2
3
3
7
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
0
2
3
3
7
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 15 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been doing a lot of walking and wanted a relaxing tour of Mainz to see the things we might have missed. Don't bother! It was so bumpy we had to hold on so that we wouldn't bounce off our seat....and ladies make sure...More

Thank Amy356
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We should have taken notice of the signals we received from an abrupt and grumpy driver when we enquirer about the price and when it left. It was a trilingual tour but not with headphones. Some descriptions of buildings or places occurred well after you...More

Thank Joly H
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Mainz is a very small city and there are not many tourist attractions as well. You can do all the important site visits by walking, therefore there is no need to take this tour.

Thank GezginIstanbul
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This tour was laughable. Seriously. It was so bad that most on the tour were just laughing at it. Save the 9 euro each and go have a couple beers with a local. You'd get better information.

Thank cynbruce
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

It was one of the worst tours I have taken. The audio sound is low and late and the driver was rude . #waste of money

Thank Abdullah A
Reviewed 29 April 2017

had previously booked the tourist train well in advance for my group from Wales. We were 48 in number. I even sent an email confirming our planned visit for the 1105 hrs tourist train on Saturday 22nd April 2017. We arrived in plenty of time....More

Thank johnbK4341JP
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Very cute but looks better than it is to ride. Takes on a tour around Mainz but for kids it does smell like gas and isn't truly a real train. The better train for kids to ride is in volkspark for fun but it's a...More

Thank dawnchan
Reviewed 29 July 2015

My husband and I are visiting from Canada and thought this would be a fun way to see the city. A big mistake! We saw construction sites, shops, port a loos, lots of cars, a few significant buildings! The recording was always way too late...More

4  Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

we were able to see much of Mainz and areas we had not yet see. Tour was in German and English, but My impression was that the English version was not as detailed as the German version. It does give you a good overview of...More

Thank Jeanne H
Reviewed 12 June 2015

It costs nine euros. it is a short trip and it is not very comfortable. The plastic on the windows is old, scratched and yellowed, which makes it a poor viewing of the city and bad taking picture. The ride is good for kids and...More

Thank stbunco
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 42 hotels in Mainz
Hof Ehrenfels
59 reviews
.23 km away
Hotel Schwan Mainz
64 reviews
.32 km away
Hotel Havana
21 reviews
.38 km away
Hilton Mainz City
629 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 556 restaurants in Mainz
El Burro Mexican Kitchen
200 reviews
.13 km away
Dom-Cafe
142 reviews
.16 km away
Hans Im Gluck
288 reviews
.02 km away
Haus des Deutschen Weines
137 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 124 attractions in Mainz
St. Augustine's Church
145 reviews
.34 km away
Mainz Cathedral (Dom)
1,116 reviews
.16 km away
Kirschgarten
149 reviews
.23 km away
Fastnachtsbrunnen
132 reviews
.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gutenberg-Express staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines