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Popolo Giallo - Boat Tours

Marina Corta Salita S Giuseppe n.9, 98055, Sicily, Italy
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Don't go with this company

We were lied to about how many people would be on the boat and everyone was practically fighting... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
halfwaydargo
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Poor service and disappointing tour

Extremely disappointed and disgusted with this company. The captain hit another boat when leaving... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
le_fino
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
8 Aug 2017
“Stromboli Island Cruise”
19 Sep 2017
“Don't go with this company ”
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Marina Corta Salita S Giuseppe n.9, 98055, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We were lied to about how many people would be on the boat and everyone was practically fighting ech other to get on and off. The short stops on the trip were too long for what was there and the one thing that everyone wad...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Extremely disappointed and disgusted with this company. The captain hit another boat when leaving Panarea, did not make 2nd promised stop before Stromboli, and sped past the volcano so we missed completely the lava show - it was NOT a question of time since we...More

Thank le_fino
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popolo g, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Popolo Giallo - Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017
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Carissimo, come su facebook anche qui Le rispondo per l' ultima volta (in Italiano questa volta, visto che in inglese...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We went on the two island cruise that ended up at Stromboli watching the lava explode from the volcano whilst watching from the sea. Couple of island stops with time to explore, have something to eat and drink, buy more stuff. And a brief stop...More

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Popolo G, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Popolo Giallo - Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you very much. Sandro

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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We did the Panarea and Stromboli by night boat tour. We were very disappointed. The attitude, arrogance, lack of any friendly customer service was the worst that we have experienced in the Aeolian Islands. The commentary & information is only in Italian, so do your...More

Thank Heather M
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popolo g, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Popolo Giallo - Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

MR Heather M, Sorry for the inconvenience, next time we will try to do better, perhaps with an English explanation on board. For the rest I tell her that we do our best that I sometimes understand that is not enough, but writing these free...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

Went to their office to try to go to Strombol but the seas were too rough out towards Stromboli but said they could take us to Vulcan instead in several hours. We had a boat load and headed for Vulcan and eventually got dropped off...More

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Popolo G, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Popolo Giallo - Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

thank you very much. We look forward to taking you to Stromboli Sandro

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

Myself and my daughter had the pleasure of visiting Lipari for a couple of visits this July. I am very happy that we decided to take an excursion with the family run, boat tour company called Popolo Giallo, within our first few days.Thanks to this...More

Thank Karinafoley
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Popolo G, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Popolo Giallo - Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

Thank you

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Reviewed 9 August 2015

Joining island hopping excursion is the most economic way to visit several aeolian islands. We joined two excursion from Popolo with some discount. We stay in Lipari, so we make or own trip to volcano, which is only a few minutes away, and ask them...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

I'm only giving this a "poor rating" because of how it was advertised to me. I was told this tour is fine for english speakers - NOPE. No english was spoken, most of the crew didn't speak english. While there were many french and german...More

Thank Adam B
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Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

My husband and I took the Panarea/Stromboli tour with Poppolo Giallo yesterday. We liked Sandro's description of the tour and his manner. He explained that the company is a family business. The tour was exactly as described. The staff were all very professional, everything was...More

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