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City Sightseeing Glasgow

#9 of 75 Tours in Glasgow
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Address: 153 Queen Street, Glasgow G1 3BJ, Scotland
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Open top bus tour on the route of Glasgow's top visitor attractions....

Open top bus tour on the route of Glasgow's top visitor attractions. Tickets valid 2 days.

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First time in Glasgow? Don't miss this!

Recently traveled to Glasgow with my husband and there was just so much to see we didn't know where to start. We bought a ticket at an ICentre near the Duke of Wellington Statue... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Samantha M
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Big Lake, Minnesota

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Big Lake, Minnesota
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Recently traveled to Glasgow with my husband and there was just so much to see we didn't know where to start. We bought a ticket at an ICentre near the Duke of Wellington Statue and jumped on the bus at nearby George's Square. It was a great way to see the city and get a quick overview. It really helped... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You plug in some earphones and as the buis drives round the city, the audio commentary tells you about the area. It was very interesting and is also a useful trip to book if there are multiple sights you want to see. Although I initially thought it was expensive for a bus ticket, it's totally worth the money. I would... More 

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Amersham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good for familiarisation and a bit of history. Good value as ticket last 48 hours. A pre-recorded guided tour guides you round and is very clear.

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Shanghai Region, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a bad tour however I think it could have been extended by 30 mins. We had a friend drive us around after the tour and he added quite a bit more detail and extensive sights.

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1 Thank PDCherry
Jonathan H, Manager at City Sightseeing Glasgow, responded to this review

Hi thanks for taking the time to review our tour. We have trialled an extended tour (duration 1hr50 minutes) however customer feedback told us this was too long so we revised the route back to a duration of 80 minutes, which our customer research indicated was around the desired tour length. That said we appreciate all feedback and will keep... More 

Stockholm
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy way to see Glasgow and great that you can hop on and off during the day. You can buy tickets online (a little bit cheaper) or buy them on the bus. You don't need to have exact amount: the driver can give you change back. In-ear headphones provided by the bus and you get to choose between several languages... More 

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Jonathan H, Manager at City Sightseeing Glasgow, responded to this review

Hi Edward thanks for taking the time to review our tour. Your comments on the Swedish commentary are very interesting - we will investigate this immediately as we've never had any comments like this before hope to see you again soon and thanks again for your review best regards Jono City Sightseeing Glasgow More 

Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic way to see glasgow. Very good combination of route and hop on and off to all the attractions. Drivers have been very helpful and friendly. Would differently recommend this tour

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Jonathan H, Manager at City Sightseeing Glasgow, responded to this review

Hello Paul thanks for taking the time to leave a 5 star review. Great to see you found our drivers friendly, and hope to see you again soon best regards Jono City Sightseeing Glasgow More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I have done many city sightseeing tours throughout the UK and Europe and decided to do my home town glasgow tour with my teenage neice. The guide was very helpful in suggesting the best value for money ticket. The tour was very informative and interesting, with lots of the attractions that the tour visits being free entrance attractions so good... More 

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Jonathan H, Manager at City Sightseeing Glasgow, responded to this review

Hello thank you for your 5 star review. Glad you found or staff helpful and made the most of hopping on and off around our wonderful city best regards Jono City Sightseeing Glasgow More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

This was our second time on the tour and we love it! Recommended it to and brought a friend this time and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. We visit Glasgow often and stay nearby, but this tour was so informative and you learn and see so much! I highly recommend it! Definitely worth the money :) A special mention for... More 

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Jonathan H, Manager at City Sightseeing Glasgow, responded to this review

Hello thanks for your 5 star review. When I told Dougie of your comments his response was that you had "made his day". He is a great asset to our company and, as you state, a true gentleman. We are fortunate to have him on our team as I know he cares very much for our passengers and it is... More 

Doncaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

Glasgow is, in my opinion, an underrated City with some wonderful architecture. I recommend the open top bus tour which is very informative and relaxing. There are many museums available to visit apart from the various coffee shops and restaurants etc and interesting monuments not to mention the various bars featuring live music. We were only there a few nights... More 

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Jonathan H, Manager at City Sightseeing Glasgow, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for your great review. So glad you enjoyed our tour and indeed there is a lot to explore around the city. Remember to keep your ticket when you revisit for a discount on your next tour with us best regards Jono More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Bus tour of Glasgow is a great way to see the sights, especially from the top deck. I would recommend it to visitors to Glasgow. It lasts over an hour (if you don't get off to explore a particular place) but you can hop on and off as you please. During the summer the frequency is roughly every ten minutes.

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Jonathan H, Manager at City Sightseeing Glasgow, responded to this review

Hi. thanks for your 5 star review. Naturally, we agree that the tour is "well worth it" We work hard to provide a high standard of service and its nice to see our efforts recognised. thanks again Jono More 

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