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Railway Station, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
+44 191 228 8900
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an open top bus tour of Newcastle. The first boarding point is just by the Gotham bar, not too far from the main railway station. The cost is £8, and the entire loop takes one hour with recorded English commentary giving a lot...More

Thank SevenoaksSinjun
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is classed as hop on hop off bus experience,however with them running once an hour..its a hop on and stay on bus tour. If you're thinking of joining the bus at one of its pick up points..good luck with that ...if you can find...More

Thank KevinandLou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We paid £7 each as part of a large group should be £8 normally. Driver was wonderful! Bless him he even dropped us off near our hotel as his last stop! The bus is every hour on a Saturday 38 mins past last one being...More

Thank missy_diva
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Once we actually found the bus stop, the tour itself was great and I would recommend it. Couple of things... I don’t remember reading anywhere before purchasing my ticket online that we needed to print it. After we read our ticket, it told us that...More

1  Thank Crystal Y
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We always do some sort of a city tour when we are in a city that we have not been to before. We were able to see the whole city and get our bearings of where everything is located. We found things that we did...More

1  Thank rxmarsden
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We took the Red Line first and followed it immediately after by the Blue Line. The Red Line takes an hour, the Blue Line much less, and the two tour colours cross each other at certain points, so we saw some stuff twice. We found...More

2  Thank DubTwosome
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Only in Newcastle upon Tyne 4 hour so decided to go open top bus and having waited 45 mins with no bus turning up with no notification that it had been cancelled, we decided to walk around. The River Tyne has potential but not used...More

1  Thank woody185
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We are on a cruise and booked hop on, hop off bus tickets on the internet. We paid €32 for transfers from the ship and €20 for the bus tickets. When we arrived in Newcastle we made our way to the cental bus station and...More

1  Thank bill180250
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Did not get off to a good start as the driver was over 15 mins late and the phone number for the company only worked Mon-Fri. They need to work on their administration. No apologies for lateness. That said the tour was enjoyable and the...More

1  Thank RR379
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This bus tour is a great way to see the city. Very friendly driver and got a discount for taking another tour in another city. The tour was very informative and had lots of stops if you wanted to get on and off. A great...More

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Rachel k
17 July 2016|
Response from belleretraite | Reviewed this property |
You can buy the tickets on the bus (cash) or buy them on line up to 3 months ahead of time on the citysightseeing website ! Prices are 8 pounds for adult , 6 for senior and 4 for children (5-15) . We did not find any counter... More