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Arequipa, Peru
+51 54 203434
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I wouldn't recommend

We did the 4 hour tour. Some of it was okay, but almost every stop was at a tourist trap. Two of... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Michael F
via mobile
A good quick way to see the highlights of arequipa

We arrived in arequipa and wanted to get a quick overall tour of the city in before deciding what... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
ExChefAU
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Arequipa, Peru
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We did the 4 hour tour. Some of it was okay, but almost every stop was at a tourist trap. Two of the stops required extra payments for things (mansion visit and horse riding) which were mentioned in their marketing without mention that the cost...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived in arequipa and wanted to get a quick overall tour of the city in before deciding what to do next. We booked the longer city and country tour which starts in the heart of the old part of town and then heads out...More

1  Thank ExChefAU
LUIS C, Gerente at BusTour, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Dear ExChefAU, Thank you very much for your comments, it commits us to provide better service every day. Regards, Luis

Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We have done the 4 hours tour with Tour Class Arequipa and I think the tour was ok. Your can't compare the tour with London or San Francisco, but here we paid only 35 soles per person. Once you book the tour, you get fixed...More

1  Thank petergerman2016
LUIS C, Gerente at BusTour, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Dear Thank you very much for your comments, it commits us to provide better service every day. Regards, Luis

Reviewed 21 January 2016

I thought this tour would lead us to interesting sights around Arequipa, with a good guide to help us understand what we were seeing. Instead, we skipped many of the more interesting sights (such as the main cathedral in the Plaza de Armas) and instead...More

4  Thank yannaik
Reviewed 21 November 2014

This is such a good way to see the place without having to puff and pant at altitude. The full tour takes 4 hours and you will have to pay extra to visit the mansion etc. They tend to also stop at tourist shop areas...More

1  Thank Adventurers049
LUIS C, Gerente at BusTour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for writing us and for your good rating, for us is very important the opinion of our customers. We are glad to know that your experience was pleasant and that we met your expectations. We hope that we will gladly serve you or your...More

Reviewed 28 September 2014

We were convinced to go on this tour due to our limited time in Arequipa. A wonderful chap called Luis spoke to us and we liked his style and demeanour so we thought we would go on the half day tour. We were told that...More

3  Thank Naweed S
Reviewed 29 July 2014

Nice comfortable bus with gentle attention to all the tourists. It was an experience recommended for your first day morning of aternoon.

Thank Renato C
LUIS C, Propietario at BusTour, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2014

Dear Renato, We're glad you enjoyed the tour. Thank you very much for your feedback. Best regards, Luis Carpio

Reviewed 3 July 2013

We have been in Peru for 18 months, so the noise, traffic, people, manners etc were as expected. The tour was too long, and I agree with some of the comments about extra costs. Operator, either include the extra costs and charge more or run...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 27 December 2012

Well, we decided to do the bus tour (of the countryside [Campiña]) as we have walked all over Arequipa and wanted to see more that was unavailable to us on foot. Having spent some time in Arequipa, I know already that you can't expect to...More

3  Thank adventure3000
LUIS C, Gerente at BusTour, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2014

We're glad you enjoyed the tour. Thank you very much for your feedback. Best regards, Luis Carpio

Reviewed 14 October 2012

I did the four hour tour booked through my hostel. While the tour itself was rather inexpensive, it seemed almost every stop you had to pay a fee to get in. So basically the whole thing was a lot of getting on and off a...More

2  Thank ramonaquimby123
LUIS C, Gerente at BusTour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2012

Response to review on TripAdvisor Luis Carpio, BusTour manager (yellow buses) in Arequipa (Peru) in response to the review posted on TripAdvisor, in principle thanks to the author and also expresses its concern at the comments, that somehow affect our business image. I regret that...More

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