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Discover Buxton Tours

Pavilion Garden Gates alongside Buxton Opera House, Buxton, England
+44 1298 79648
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Simply Loved it!

We thought we knew Buxton, having visited it so many times, yet we still learnt an awful lot on... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
RuthieRoy
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Great!

We are so glad we did this tour! Michael was informative and fun. We went into St Anne's church and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sara G
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Seaford, United Kingdom
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Heritage tour company showcasing the history and architecture of this magnificent spa town.Tours can be taken aboard the newly converted Victorian "tram" called The Wonder of the Peak.The tram is very special and can only carry 8 people so pre booking is recommended. We also offer guided walking tours,geology tours and Mary Queen of Scots tours.Featured on TV and radio.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Pavilion Garden Gates alongside Buxton Opera House, Buxton, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We thought we knew Buxton, having visited it so many times, yet we still learnt an awful lot on this fun tour. Very enjoyable and highly recommended.

Thank RuthieRoy
Reviewed 4 days ago

We are so glad we did this tour! Michael was informative and fun. We went into St Anne's church and The Dome which we'd never have known about or visited without this tour.

Thank Sara G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Michael gave us a friendly and informative tour of Buxton in the converted milk float. Some little gems such as the 17th century church/barn/school.

Thank hughwatson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our guide was amusing and informative. The tour bus was delightful with plenty of blankets to either keep you warm or soften the seat. Great fun way to see the town .

Thank Geraldine S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Buxton is an elegant town . A fun way to learn more about its history is to take this little tram ride around the centre .Its actually a converted milk float and seats just eight people . They have travel rugs to snuggle under on...More

1  Thank Englishtraveller12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our tour of Buxton with our guide Mike who was very knowledgeable and his humour made the trip so enjoyable.Would recommend this tour with any visitor to Buxton.We really enjoyed seeing the Dome and the church and learnt so much of the history...More

Thank kerrymay2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an excellent tour around Buxton with a very knowledgeable, friendly and welcoming guide (Michael). Since you go around on a converted milk float, the group is small which makes for a relaxed atmosphere. Guides always say 'feel free to ask questions' although normally...More

Thank salinkina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thought Fred the driver was very good and we enjoyed seeing inside the dome and the small church. The tour is good value and very informative.

Thank warwickrockers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a brilliant time. Saw parts of Buxton we would never have seen otherwise. Michael (the guide), was really enthusiastic and a wealth of local knowledge. Can't recommend this experience enough. The most fun you can have on a milk float.

Thank startreking
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister, brother-in-law and I went on a 'Discover Buxton Tour' last week, in the converted milk float, with the driver and guide, the delightful Fred. It was so much fun, and the icing on the cake was going in the The Dome on the...More

1  Thank GILL C
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mary g
Can a wheelchair be used please
22 June 2017|
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Response from DiscoverBuxtonTours | Property representative |
Although wheelchairs cannot get on board we can store them in our office about 30 feet away. There are two shallow steps on to the vehicle and you can use the back of the vehicle to pull up. We usually take the chair right... More
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mary g
Is it wheelchair friendly
22 June 2017|
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Response from david_coe21 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but NO
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Jacky B
Price of tour
11 September 2016|
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Response from nikki g | Reviewed this property |
Yes £6 for adults and £4 for kids
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