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Velostazione Dynamo

Via dell'Indipendenza, 71/Z, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 1990 0462
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With Velostazione Dynamo, just ride on! Half a day tour for an authentic experience of Bologna, with explanations available in italian, english, french and german. Tales and tastings on flat routes suitable for everybody, and with the possibility of renting a fully-equipped bicycle.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 06:30 - 22:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Via dell'Indipendenza, 71/Z, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 1990 0462

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Because Bologna is quite spread out biking is perfect. These guys are close to the station and cheap! Bikes are comfortable and well maintained. Pleasant and friendly service.More

Thank starkiejenny
Anna G, Responsabile reception at Velostazione Dynamo, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review. You're right, Bologna is the perfect city to visit and enjoy by bike! It's very important for us to always offer the best possible service and we are happy you could find what you were looking for!...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Great friendly and efficient service, we enjoyed a day exploring Bologna by bike. Reasonable rental prices too.

Anna G, Responsabile reception at Velostazione Dynamo, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you for your kind review! We are pleased you had a good time exploring Bologna by bike and we hope to see you again soon and help you enjoy your stay in Bologna even more! Thank you again for your time. Anna

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Bikes were good. There is a girl that works here who has the most beautiful eyes ever, anywhere. Stunning.

Thank Gloryhornet1810
Sui S, Public Relations Manager at Velostazione Dynamo, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear friend, thank you for your kind review, we hope our staff was expert and helpful beyond her eyes! If you may visit us again, we will be happy to introduce you to rest of the Staff! Thank again for your time! Simona

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Very friendly staff - bikes in good condition, helmets & locks included. Very hot but we had an enjoyable 1/2 days cycling around Bologna - there are good cycling tracks on most main roads. Also recommend Basilica San Luca but don't take bikes up !!...More

Thank Andrew H
Isaac B, Responsabile reception at Velostazione Dynamo, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Hi Andrew, thank you very much for your kind review! We are happy to know you enjoyed Bologna, even with this hot weather. You may come back in Autumn, you will find the perfect climate to climb up to San Luca: please, ask for our...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

We are very familiar with Bologna, but decided to go on the bike tour to learn more about the history and architecture. The team at Dynamo was terrificly helpful in both Italian and English, and Paolo was a fantastic guide. We saw a wonderful mixture...More

Thank Tim K
Isaac B, Responsabile reception at Velostazione Dynamo, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Hello, Tim! We are very happy to know you had a great experience, and we hope your review may inspire other travelers, because Bologna, according to us, is the perfect city to be visited by bicycle. We are also thrilled by your appreciation on our...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

We had read about how good Dynamo is before we came to Bologna, and Bologna is a bike-crazy town (no other place during our 12 day trip around Italy had a large bike-parking-lot for its commuters). Our hotel was just down the block and so...More

1  Thank Clubess1
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Being on a quite busy schedule we (a group of 2 dads and 2 small kids) only rented the bikes for couple of hours just to get the taste of riding bicycles on italian cycle lanes. This was completely worth it and we would revommend...More

1  Thank Maksim P
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Dynamo provided a great service after we just missed a bike tour run by another nearby operator, but it worked out for the better! Dynamo staff were very welcoming, explained their full range of services and we left on a 2 hr self guided bike...More

1  Thank el_wootts
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I went to Dynamo to fix my bike. I found kind and expert staff, who gave me some interesting advice for my bike maintenance. Dynamo is a bike parking, a bike Shop, bike rental, a cultural center and much more: it's a Place where you...More

1  Thank Sere M
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Why can't every city have a place like this. Renting or fixing a bike is just one small thing that Dynamo does it is at the same time an experience in culture, a centre of another way of being in a city. The staff are...More

1  Thank Elena i
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1 March 2017|
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Response from Sui S | Property representative |
Ho! we have MBT and City bikes ad well as big frame MBT, any sph unfortunately. let US know if you want ti book the bicycles!
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13 September 2016|
Response from DynamoBologna | Property representative |
Hi! The guided tours are only once a week for the moment, every Saturday at 3 pm, but we do have a self-guided audio tour you can take at any time you want, which takes about 2 hours to complete. The audio tour availabale... More
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