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City Sightseeing Bournemouth

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City Sightseeing Bournemouth
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“open top bus”(10 reviews)
“hour ticket”(5 reviews)
City Sightseeing Bournemouth is part of the City Sightseeing Worldwide family which operates in more than 90 cities throughout the world. Hop on and Hop off the bus as much as you like at any of the bus stops on the route and see all the best sights...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
As featured in One Day in Bournemouth
Bournemouth BH1 2JN, England
+44 1202 557007
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All reviews open top bus hour ticket brownsea island tour bus interesting commentary friendly driver nice trip tour takes runs every hour sightseeing trip few hours couple of hours route stops earphones jingle passengers
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

Sat outside upstairs on the bus to get good views but if you are not sat by a speaker forget about hearing any commentary. Got off at Poole Quay but bus did not arrive until 15 mins after timetable time so missed the boat trip...More

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The sightseeing trip runs every hour from Bournemouth Pier through to Sandbanks and Poole and back again. Once you have paid you can hop on and off as many times as you like. We joined the bus at Bournemouth Pier and went through to Poole...More

1  Thank Peter T
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We were in Bournemouth for a couple of days and decided to go on the City Sightseeing Tour bus. The tour takes you through Bournemouth, Sandbanks and Poole. You get to hear lots of interesting and fascinating facts along the way through the audio commentary....More

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

This sightseeing trip was absolutely superb! Well worth the money. We set off from Bournemouth at 11.00 and we alighted the bus at Poole old harbour (stage 15) at just after 12.00. We had three hours in Poole and we found loads to do. Then...More

Thank Ian_Chapman
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Family hopped on at East cliff and used this as our main mode of transport all day, getting great value for money from our tickets. Sat right round whole tour twice which was great and very entertaining. Not all commentary corresponded with exact locations, but...More

Thank Maris F
Reviewed 30 July 2018

the beach in Bournemouth is excellent for little kids and adults loads of things to do you could invite family and friends

Thank sallypugh190
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the trip around Poole and Bournmouth and by purchasing a two day ticket we managed to see a lot of the area.you need to be quick off the mark and push the bell before the stop you need as they don't stop at...More

Thank CalamityJaynep
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This was not an unpleasant trip, but most of the commentary was difficult to hear, apart from the Bournemouth jingle which could be heard too well and was very irritating. Not as scenic as I would have hoped, quite a large part of the route...More

Thank Sheila J
Reviewed 10 July 2018

When we purchased the ticket from the driver was told to pick up the timetable, so that we were aware of the route times. After leaving 15 mins late and the bus driver getting off the bus twice to go somewhere, we realised that the...More

1  Thank dtarren1
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This is a good way to learn and see. Well executed and just enough detail. Although the cheesy music and “Bournemouth Bournemouth “ screeching out could do with changing. Without this trip I would never have found Poole Quay which is a treat. Hop on...More

Thank Alasdair-Roxburgh
DiscoverDorsetLtd, Office at City Sightseeing Bournemouth, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Dear Alasdair, Thank you for taking the time to write the review. We are really happy to read that you have a great experience with our Bournemouth City Sightseeing Bus service. All our staff work very diligently and it will provide them with great encouragement...More

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