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Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours

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Address: 778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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The ultimate Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tour Experience puts you on our...

The ultimate Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tour Experience puts you on our famous Double Decker Bus with a professional Licensed Battlefield Guide. Relive the Battle of Gettysburg, as told by the most knowledgeable historic storytellers in the area. This tour is also done on an Enclosed Air-conditioned Bus.

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Battlefield tour

Tour was entice and informative. Staff courteous and helpful. They have a gift shop with a wide selection

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Kat S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Tour was entice and informative. Staff courteous and helpful. They have a gift shop with a wide selection

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Brockville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a private tour from a retired Colonel who gave us a detailed information regarding this historical battle. We also stopped in at the cyclorama. A must see.

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Bloomingdale, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

For anyone who has a hunger for history, or an inquisitive mind about how we began, this is the tour to take! Our guide was phenomenal. He brought us right to the brink--making us feel as though we could SEE the action itself as it was happening. His knowledge was remarkable. The most entertaining and informative 2+ hours I have... More 

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We took this tour November 29, 2016. Our tour guide, Don, would have been perfect for a bus load of 3d graders, but was totally inappropriate for adults. He was in our faces and loud, filled with trivia while he often neglected to pass on more pertinent nformation (such as 'we are now driving along Seminary ridge..."). Don spent most... More 

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GBT778, Director of Sales at Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours, responded to this review

Sorry to hear that the tour was not up to par. Unfortunately, the Licensed Battlefield Guides are issued by the Gettysburg National Military Park and we have no control over who they issue. All guides tell their stories differently. We will pass this information along to the proper people involved to take steps in eliminating this issue. If you ever... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Yes, I've taken the GBBT before but this time it was really terrific due largely to the outstanding tour guide Paul. Gene did an admirable service as our driver. Paul informed us of little known facts of the horrific battle. Thanks again, Paul-it was a terrific time!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Well worth the $30 dollars. Very informative and educational. The tour last about 2 hours and a must do on your visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We just loved this tour Dennis our guide was great the bus was clean and on time.The tour was 2 hours and covered all the important milestones of the Battle of Gettysburg. I would suggest always having a licensed guide the have to go through many hours of training and tests.

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Murrieta, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Took the bus tour this past weekend Oct 30th with my girlfriend - her first visit to Gettysburg. Very informative and a good overall tour of the battlefield. I have been on this tour before and have different licensed guides, who all provide their own perspective of the three day battle. This time we had Dave. He had several artifacts... More 

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Pennsville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Took the tour to Sach's bridge and Gettysburg College. Was a great time. Tour guides were awesome. I highly recommend.

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San Diego
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

There are several options for touring Gettysburg. By far the best choice is to take the National Park Service bus tour or, if as we were you are on a tour bus, have a their guide lead the tour. The battlefield itself covers approximately 30,000 acres, including large portions of the original town of Gettysburg. There are thousands of monuments... More 

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