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Red Buses Sightseeing - Hop-On Hop-Off

Pohjoisranta 4, Helsinki 00170, Finland
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Best way to see Helsinki with one tour. Covers all the main sights, includes the best historical facts and also information about traditions and etc
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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“hour ticket” (4 reviews)
“similar tours” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Pohjoisranta 4, Helsinki 00170, Finland
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"hour ticket"
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"quick overview"
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"small city"
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"own pace"
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"bus tour"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Bad, detoured from route, no announcement for what stop you are at. Does not follow timetable for departures

Thank princess5201
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on this over Easter when it was very cold. The buses ran every hour but that was enough time to jump off, find lunch and jump back on again. We have done a few of these around the world and the commentary on...More

Thank airheart_ash
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

It‘s a great way to see Helsinki. It‘s a little expensive in my opinion ( can‘t remember how much it was )

Thank Denis L
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

The Red Buses Sightseeing tour was an excellent way to see Helsinki at your own pace. We were in port on a cruise ship for the day and were picked up at the cruise terminal stop. The on-board commentary was terrific - up to date,...More

2  Thank MickyC-AUS
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is a good way to see anew city economically. WHen it rained, we stayed on the bus, we got off to see quite a few things and came away with a good impression of Helsinki. The audio in some busses did not work well,...More

Thank Jim R
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RoyLi1945, Sales Consultant at Red Buses Sightseeing - Hop-On Hop-Off, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Hey, It is pleasure for us to know you liked Helsinki and recommend our services. Such a shame there was problem with audio, it could help us to know time and day to find out which bus had audio problem. We will contact the bus...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Hop on and hop of from may till october every 20 minutes. Unfortunately we were there the first of october so the schedule was every hour. Still plenty of time to do coffee at Regatta's, walk through the amusementpark and eat fish at the market....More

Thank Leo v
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RoyLi1945, Sales Consultant at Red Buses Sightseeing - Hop-On Hop-Off, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Hey, We are happy to hear you enjoyed the tour and also found such amazing places to hop off! Thank you for your review and welcome back to Helsinki once again! Best Regards, Kirsi Sales Consultant

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

The sales person told us bus runs every 10 minutes. Actually when we (group of 10) were waiting more than 25~30 minutes at downtown stop, no bus every came by! Other competitor (also hop-on hop-off) buses were passing by twice!! If we were continue to...More

3  Thank ABostonian
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We enjoyed our Hop on Hop off rides with Red Buses. They came on time and the drivers were always great! Bus stops were easy to find. The best part for us was when my husband forgot his backpack on one of the buses right...More

1  Thank Kathybari
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RoyLi1945, Sales Consultant at Red Buses Sightseeing - Hop-On Hop-Off, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Hey, Thank you for sharing this with us! I also sent a copy of this review to the employee you mentioned, I believe this made his day! Luckily nowadays the world is smaller than before, thanks to the world wide web. So we are able...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Strongly recomend to take this if like to see some of the good parts of Helsinki. Worth all the money it cost. Went just some days ago and it was very interesting. They have a lot of stops were you can take a short break...More

Thank Uffe38
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RoyLi1945, Sales Consultant at Red Buses Sightseeing - Hop-On Hop-Off, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Hey, Thanks for sharing your opinion with us! It is amazing to hear you enjoyed the tour and had time to stop by the sights that tour offers. Kind Regards, Kirsi Sales Consultant

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a great 3 hour bus loop all around the city. Buses come every 20 minutes. The audio tour is very informative and complete. Highly recommend this in the city if you have limited time - or if you want to get a complete...More

1  Thank JoyousTravelers
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RoyLi1945, Sales Consultant at Red Buses Sightseeing - Hop-On Hop-Off, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Hello, Thank you for the feedback! We are happy to know you enjoyed the tour. Welcome to Helsinki once again! Best Regards, Kirsi Sales Consultant

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tisrara
20 June 2017|
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Response from sarah19241927 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes you can buy ticket on bus. Depending how long your visit is you may wish to consider going to tourist information. Its only a short walk from bus stop number 1 at the Helsinki Cathedral. We purchased a 48 hour... More
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Kay G
19 April 2017|
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Response from Clayton T | Reviewed this property |
it's basically right at the ship, a 2-min walk
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travel32956
22 January 2017|
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Response from Pepperjackm | Reviewed this property |
It is real hard to get the discount, and some of the tours just are not worth the effort. Just as others said, not all red buses are owned by the same company and some are. It's gimmick.
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