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Bristol Insight

Unit 4, Avonside Business Park,, Bristol BS2 0UQ, England
+44 117 971 9279
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Great half term break

We stayed in Bristol for three days and had purchased the tickets online as they were slightly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dragonladyy
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United Kingdom
Brilliant tour, shame about the driver!

Very informative bus tour, Marion was cheery and announced all stops in plenty of time for those... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
voddyqueen
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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We run the City's bright red open top buses which offer a quality sightseeing service of Bristol. All our commentary is provided by real guides (not a headphone in sight!) who are local and have a passion for their city. Their commentary is a mix of information, entertainment and humour. The attractions and main places of interest in Bristol cover a good-sized geographical area, and our buses offer an easy, convenient and affordable way to get about.The Hop On, Hop off ticket is a major advantage for those who wish to get off and explore the city.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bus tour” (44 reviews)
“open top bus” (31 reviews)
“live commentary” (17 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Unit 4, Avonside Business Park,, Bristol BS2 0UQ, England
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+44 117 971 9279

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Bristol for three days and had purchased the tickets online as they were slightly cheaper. All we had to do was hand over the printed confirmation to the driver in exchange for tickets. We got on our first bus at #9 (Queens...More

1  Thank Dragonladyy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative bus tour, Marion was cheery and announced all stops in plenty of time for those who wished to hop off. We chose to hop off to do some shopping, and when returning to the bus stop, it was 10 minutes late. As the...More

2  Thank voddyqueen
BristolOpenTopBuses, Manager at Bristol Insight, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we’re pleased you found the tour informative. We’ll make sure we pass on your kind comments to Marion. With regard to flagging down our buses, I’m sorry that you weren’t aware of this and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love an open top bus tour and this one was better than many by having a real live commentator. We did a full loop on the first day, then hopped on and off the second day. The different commentators had different outlooks and interests...More

Thank 879Annie105
BristolOpenTopBuses, Manager at Bristol Insight, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We're so glad you enjoyed the whole tour and then used your ticket over the 2 days it's valid to explore the city by hopping on and off the bus. This is definitely how we hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, can't believe i've lived in Bristol so long, and haven't done the 'Big, Red, Open-topped bus tour of Bristol' until yesterday. Took my son (6) out on a Dad's Day , and this was the first event of the day - good coverage of...More

Thank Purplehazepat
BristolOpenTopBuses, Manager at Bristol Insight, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the lovely, lovely review. It's great to hear that you both had a fab time aboard the bus. We'll make Barbara and Neil aware of your kind comments and hope that you come back and travel with us again at some point...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On our first trip we were pleasantly informed about the landmarks and attractions that Bristol has to offer. The stops were announced in good time and all passengers were asked, because of the hop on off facility, if they wished to disembark. The second day...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a day trip to Bristol we arrived by train at Temple Meads Station and caught the bus from stop No15 on the approach road. Very friendly driver and guide, we used the bus to get to SS Great Britain, and after a visit there...More

Thank GWRTSSY
BristolOpenTopBuses, Manager at Bristol Insight, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking some time to leave a review and we're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. Thanks for mentioning the discounts available too. These are provided by the 4 big attractions on Bristol (ss Great Britain, Aquarium, We the Curious...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always take an open top hop-on hop-off bus when visiting a new city. Our tour of Bristol was informative and friendly and like many others the ticket is valid for 2 days. Day 1, we do the whole tour to get our bearings and...More

Thank peebee43
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour is such great value for money. Tickets are valid for two days. Concessions are available. You can Hop on and off as you go. We had a fantastic tour of Bristol. The driver Ian and the commentator Marion were so professional and very...More

Thank monkey2Essex
BristolOpenTopBuses, Manager at Bristol Insight, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You're welcome! And thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Your kind comments will be passed on to the team.

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We loved going around the city with the bus. The guide was extremely good, knowledgeable...and fun. Our tickets were valid for 2 days...for the price of one!

Thank philippev740
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I've lived in Bristol for 40 years so I didn't expect to see much I hadn't seen before. And perhaps I didn't, but I did learn a lot. And there were quite a few things I had seen many times without knowing what they were...More

1  Thank jacw2000
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Christine M
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Can't see why not, if you ask politely :-)
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The bus from the airport takes you into the City Centre and it best to go to the tourist information office where the tour starts from. EXPLORER BUS TICKET: Hop-on & off our bus to your hearts content. SAVE UP TO £4 PER... More
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aitchjayes
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Response from Lynn H | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can get a bus/boat combo ticket but there are no concessions. £19.00 if you book on line and £20.00 on the bus or boat on the day. Well worth doing we had a really good time in Bristol using both means of transport... More
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