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Hop on Hop Off Bus in Glasgow

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Hop on Hop Off Bus in Glasgow

We will be spending 4 days in Edinburgh next month and wanted to ask several questions about the hop on/hop off bus:

1. Is this worth while?

2. Is there more than one company offering this

2. what is the best gathering point for this activity?

3. Should I buy tickets in advance? - If not, where do I purchase tickets?

Thanks so much in advance

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1. Re: Hop on Hop Off Bus in Glasgow

You say you are staying in Edinburgh but asking about the Glasgow HoHo?

Both Cities have HoHo's.

They give a good overview of the Cities, running commentary for History, and visit all the main attractions.

There is no need to book in advance, just pay on first boarding.

The Bridge over Waverley Station in Edinburgh and George Square in Glasgow are the start points.

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2. Re: Hop on Hop Off Bus in Glasgow

Only advantage of booking tickets online is a £1 discount.

www.citysightseeingglasgow.co.uk/get-tickets/

Only one operator in Glasgow.

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3. Re: Hop on Hop Off Bus in Glasgow

The City Sightseeing HoHo's in Glasgow are among the ebst HoHo's we've ever taken.

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4. Re: Hop on Hop Off Bus in Glasgow

But beware. On Friday we were in Glasgow. It was raining cats and dogs. A few miserable bedraggled tourists were huddled in the top deck half- cab.

NEVER book in advance.

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5. Re: Hop on Hop Off Bus in Glasgow

If you mean the Glasgow HOHO, then yes, well worth it.

I would not bother in Edinburgh.

Starting point is at George Square as mentioned but you can get on and buy a ticket at any stop on the route.

You will have to pay in cash though. If you want to pay by cc then you must start at the square.

Do not buy in advance, not a significant savings. We bought the 2 day pass for only a few £ more and thought it was worth it.

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6. Re: Hop on Hop Off Bus in Glasgow

Thanks everyone for your valuable input. We will be in both Edinburgh and Glasgow - which is why the duplicate question in each forum.

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7. Re: Hop on Hop Off Bus in Glasgow

The HoHo bus in Glasgow is fantastic - try and make sure you get a live tour guide.

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