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Kapuzinerstr. 5, 96047 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
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DON'T do it! Wish I read reviews first

Total waste of $ and more importantly 80 minutes of our time to explore the beautiful town... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ednakovacs
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Bellevue, Washington
via mobile
Wish I could rate this lower

DO NOT waste precious time in Bamberg on this rip off boat tour. Once you are past the charming... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
ccbb3306
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Frankfurt, Germany
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3 weeks ago
“DON'T do it! Wish I read reviews first ”
25 Jun 2017
“Wish I could rate this lower”
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Kapuzinerstr. 5, 96047 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Total waste of $ and more importantly 80 minutes of our time to explore the beautiful town. Literally goes down about 3 minutes of "worthwhile" sites (little Venice which you could walk in 2 minutes) and then you go into a lock which is the...More

Thank ednakovacs
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

DO NOT waste precious time in Bamberg on this rip off boat tour. Once you are past the charming houses on the channel and are five minutes into the 80 minute tour you will understand why there is no line and the cost is so...More

Thank ccbb3306
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Almost all of the reviews, which seem to have stopped as of Nov. 2016, corectly state that this boat "tour" is a waste of money. You can see Little Venice in Bamberg up-close from the other side of the canal, along a nice footpath, or...More

2  Thank sateldegaman
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The first 5 or so minutes were very interesting, passing the Klein Vendig, but after that it was boredom, boredom, boredom! It was OK untio we reached the lock, but soon we were treated to the sights of industrial sites, scrap metal dumps and the...More

2  Thank Jocie_17
Reviewed 7 September 2016

For me as being from Bamberg this is the worst thing for tourist to do when visiting this beautiful city. We had friends over from abroad and thought this might be a nice activity to do but it turns out that it was a waste...More

3  Thank sarahfuchs1234
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Bamberg was one of the most picturesque and welcoming places I have ever been to, So the prospect of a nice river trip on a very hot day to see some more of the area seemed a good idea , ( well that was the...More

3  Thank don m
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I always jump at an opportunity to passively see the sights. This ride was a welcome rest after walking many miles around Bamberg. Little Venice was scenic, saw a cruise ship, and also experienced the locks. I enjoyed the ride and my beverage and a...More

Thank Pajab2
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Very disappointing. The advertising material indicated that you were going to be on the Danube. This is misleading. After 5 ministers we went through a lock then looked at some industrial sites. Then we turned around and came back. The view of little Venice was...More

2  Thank Huthjg
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Save your money for something else. Except for the first and last five minutes there was nothing to see except industrial buildings. The lock experience was interesting though...should have turned around here. Commentary was in German and the English notes read as if you were...More

2  Thank 34aussie
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

As others have mentioned the first 5/10 minutes going through the town were very nice. The tour should have stopped at the lock rather than subject everyone to an hour of looking at industrial buildings and piles of scrap. My German girlfriend assures me that...More

4  Thank Andrew S
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