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Authentic 1940's bus-ride, Montgomery, Alabama

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Distance from city center: 5.6mi
jorsolya85's pictureby jorsolya85 Public Transportation travel tip
added on the 10th of February, 2010
The best way to get to know Montgomery is to take a ride with the 1940's looking-like bus. The bus has air-conditioning, clean windows and if you're lucky, the driver will be an excellent tour-guide for you. He will present you the history of the city and even give you tips about sights not to be missed

Union Station Visitor Center or any other stops, 300 Water Street

$ 25 cents

Alabama State Capitol BuildingDriving in Montgomery
Wazling's picture
Wazling wrote on Feb 12, 2010 3:04:
Maybe they have still prices from the 1940´s! :)Reply
zlori's picture
zlori wrote on Feb 10, 2010 4:02:
Hmmm, $25 cents? :) Is it supposed to be $25, right?
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