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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 good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 22:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Via Dell'Indipendenza 71/Z, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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+39 051 1990 0462
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cycling in Bologna is a pleasure, especially on weekends when most of the city-center is closed to vehicle traffic. The staff at Velostazione were professional, helpful and friendly. The city bikes are one speed and simple, but the city is very flat so that’s all...More

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Raffaele B, Responsabile reception at Velostazione Dynamo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear client, thank you so much! We are happy to know you enjoyed your visit in Bologna. Our city being so flat, cycling is the best way to move and see the whole centre. And for those who are willing to venture towards the hills,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great and helpful staff! They helped us and have us good advices to make the most of our time.The bikes were nice. The ride was really worthy.More

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Raffaele B, Responsabile reception at Velostazione Dynamo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear customer, thank you so much for your review! Having such positive feedback always get us in a good mood: we are glad we've been helpful and you were able to enjoy Bologna at its fullest, on a bicycle. The Velostazione's project is born, two...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We found the Green tour to be exactly what we were after. A chance to get out, get some fresh air and exercise whilst enjoying Bologna’s outdoors whilst exploring Parc della Chiesa a UNESCO listed area. We had a small group of 5 which was...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I emailed several bike companies when we confirmed our family trip to Bologna, and the folks at Dynamo were great to work with and far exceeded my expectations! We scheduled a private group ride for 6 people, and the Dynamo team worked with us to...More

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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

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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

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

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

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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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debleg
4 July 2018|
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Yes there are! Looking forward to meet you at Dynamo :)
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meanmom15089
1 March 2017|
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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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anninatlanta
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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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