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Enjoy one the weekend

Wanted to do this for a long time. Totally worth it. Did the longer tour of 40 minutes on a Sunday... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
raymondk366
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Vinhedo, SP
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Unique Tour

Loved our narrated ride on the old trolley car through the old city of Santos. We were able to see... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
annarc6
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Philadelphia, New York
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Largo Marques de Monte Alegre | Estação do Valongo, Santos, State of Sao Paulo 11010-260, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Wanted to do this for a long time. Totally worth it. Did the longer tour of 40 minutes on a Sunday. Santos city center was empty and it was really enjoyable. Start at the main train station (Valongo) and be rattled for 40 minutes inside...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Loved our narrated ride on the old trolley car through the old city of Santos. We were able to see a part of the city we would have missed and on a trolley! The narration was excellent!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank annarc6
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The train has worth if you are not a photografer coz the buildings are too far or much too close.One important point of view is that,that the city is in a very bad condition..bad need for restauration☝

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Lorand S
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This tour is fantastic. Takes you to all the historical places in santos, the cable car is well done, original and full of old time posters,the drivers are cautious and the guide at the back amazingly knowledgeable. You will learn that santos hosted the second...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank zazazazaz
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is an authentic look back into a beautiful and busy (but currently quaint semi-sleepy) seaside town in the southern part of Brasil. This area has not been overwhelmed by tourists and sprouting a tacky souvenir shop on every corner. Appreciate the old buildings. Think...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Lynn K
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Historic old trams run in a loop through the old city, past some nice old buildings and a central park but the route is basically grubby, with many buildings in need of repair. The trolley car was OK and was only USD2.00

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank croftonMelbourne
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Taking the tour in the old railway is definitly worth it. You see the old city and even a small show stop on the way. 2 USD per person is very cheap. If you are in the area. Dont miss it.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Worldtraver72
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I found this historic streetcar experience excellent. Very "real". I find it interesting the "complaints" and lower ratings because of noise, and English. This mode of transportation WAS noisy, and it's kept original, and you aren't in the US. How much Portuguese is offered at...More

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank budgetqueen
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Nice streetcars. Not much to see on the route. Leaves on the hour. Decent WiFi @ ticket office. Add to tour of Museo de Cafe one block away

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank john w
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Bondinho is a super old, very slow and little train which is bumbing through the old town of Santos within 40 minutes. All in all it is a nice experience. Unfortunately, non-portuguese speakers won't get any information by the crew. However, for 3.00 R$ it's...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank kevinhA6537SF
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sheilar5251
31 January 2017|
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Response from kevinhA6537SF | Reviewed this property |
Hey Sheila, the tram stops at Praça Visconde de Mauá, which is is super close to the Coffee Museum - it's a square in front of a big building. It's the only stop, you cannot miss it. If I'm right, the Botanical Gardens is... More
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