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Lies about duration, hidden costs

Agreed to do a 2 hour tour with them, but they lied and we were shuffled into the 4 hour tour. Kept... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
Arne S
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Oslo, Norway
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Stay away from it

Do not book this tour, I feel like I have wasted 4 hours... The first hour and the half was okey... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Benoit J
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London, United Kingdom
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7 Nov 2017
“Good overview of Arequipa surrounds”
22 Mar 2018
“Lies about duration, hidden costs ”
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Arequipa, Peru
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Agreed to do a 2 hour tour with them, but they lied and we were shuffled into the 4 hour tour. Kept telling new lies about finish time, with the result that we wasted most of our time in Arequipa on this tour. Most of...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Do not book this tour, I feel like I have wasted 4 hours... The first hour and the half was okey then it went all down hill. Every stops takes you to a shop, they took us to a bull museum which we had to...More

Thank Benoit J
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We arrived in Arequipa at 8am and decided to take a look at the city and came across this bus trip which wad 100 sols for two for four hours. It was good value and provided a good overview of rural areas around Arequipa as...More

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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

1  Thank Michael F
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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
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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

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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
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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

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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

5  Thank yannaik
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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
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LUIS C, Gerente at BusTour, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

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

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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
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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
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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

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