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River Clyde

Corta Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good52%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“glasgow green” (4 reviews)
“nice pictures” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Corta Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
Ways to Experience River Clyde
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"glasgow green"
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"squinty bridge"
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"nice pictures"
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"paddle steamer"
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"exhibition centre"
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"nice walk"
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"both sides"
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"tall ship"
in 5 reviews
"science museum"
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"people's palace"
in 3 reviews
"glasgow city centre"
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"sunny day"
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"transport museum"
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"stroll"
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"armadillo"
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"rotunda"
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"secc"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went down to the river twice whilst in Glasgow. Went the first time on the city sightseeing tour bus which is an excellent way to see the area. The next day we walked down to the river from our hotel and had had a nice...More

Thank Johnlobster
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst doing the Glasgow city centre mural trail, which brought us down to this area, we deviated a little from the trail for a while to explore this area a bit more. We have visited Glasgow many times, but this is the first time we've...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The River Clyde in Glasgow has a lot to offer. There are restaurants, a cinema and riverside walks within a few minutes from the city centre. Or enjoy a boat trip down the river to towns on the Firth of Clyde or the islands of...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

The city lives around the river so strolling along its way is a great way to see some beautiful bridges. We took some very nice pictures along the way.

Thank afagundes
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

We stopped at the River Clyde area while taking the Hop On - Hop Off bus tour of Glasgow. It is a great place to sit and watch the people go by and think about the history of Glasgow. What a beautiful place. This is...More

Thank garda19
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Having visited Glasgow in its days as a shipping city the mighty river Clyde was industrial and employed so many people many who lived in the tenements and the “rougher” areas there were pockets as with any major city which had bad reputations. Since the...More

Thank Kidda2014
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

When in Glasgow you have to take a stroll by the Clyde. It's face has changed unbelievably since it was once the centre of shipbuilding, but its vestiges of past glories remain up and down the river bank. We strolled down from the city centre...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Cathedral, my mother, brother and I decided to take stroll alongside the River Clyde. We managed to walk 5kms to the “Clyde Auditorium” without even realising how far we had gone. It is such a pleasant place to take a stroll and there are ample...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Loads to see and it’s history is just magnificent. It’s a great walk along the banks and the squinty bridge you just got to smile at

Thank Angela O
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We were in a tour bus, but the ferry took our bus on board and we traveled across the river, rainbows and all.

Thank N B
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Cathy G
8 July 2017|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
I would start from the sheriff court end near the gorbals and walk down the way to the secc friend, know what is a real treat if you can watch the sunrise over the Clyde its amazing, sorry my answer is a tad later
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