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City Explorer Liverpool

1-5 Canal Street | Bootle, Liverpool L20 8AB, England
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Enjoyable and informative

Jumped aboard the bus without having planned to do so. Glad we did as it was one of the highlights... read more

Reviewed yesterday
arh2900
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Penarth, United Kingdom
See Liverpool in comfort

Great way for a first time visitor to Liverpool to see this great place on a lovely sunny day... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
188hermioned
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County Londonderry, United Kingdom
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The Open Top City Explorer brings the best of Liverpool to you at an unbeatable price. The tour has been carefully designed to give you the freedom to explore many of Liverpool's top attractions. We have a qualified local tour guide on-board giving you a running commentary to help you Hop on and off to explore all that Liverpool has to offer. We are unbeatable on price too, Why not take the Do The Double ticket and combine your tour with a trip on the World Famous Mersey Ferry or include a trip up to the top of the Liverpool Cathedral with our Liverpool Experience ticket, please ask drivers for details. What more could you ask for? Well why not take a trip on the Lfc Explorer as well and visit Anfield home of Lfc and take in The Best View in the whole of Merseyside. So what are you waiting for, Go on....Explore!
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bus tour” (123 reviews)
“hop on hop” (81 reviews)
“live guide” (48 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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1-5 Canal Street | Bootle, Liverpool L20 8AB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Jumped aboard the bus without having planned to do so. Glad we did as it was one of the highlights of our four day visit to this great city. The tour doesnt travel too far or last too long but it provides a great insight...More

Thank arh2900
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great way for a first time visitor to Liverpool to see this great place on a lovely sunny day. Guide Helen was knowledgeable and interesting and fun! Driver helpful. Frequent buses. Can highly recommend.

Thank 188hermioned
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Reviewed 3 days ago

paid full price in advance for 24hrs of travel last weekend in liverpool. The buses only started running at 12 on the sat, the first 3 were full so we waited with 6 other customers for over 40mins. Then were told not a single bus...More

Thank KevinJDay
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What an awesome way to see Liverpool and to find out about it’s rich history. Our tour guide Gary Friday’s knowledge, humour and thick Liverpool accent was the perfect icing on the cake for our Liverpool experience! So glad we did this tour!!

Thank Maddy Z
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the complete tour twice in all, with 3 different drivers and tour guides. The drivers were so friendly, and the guides very interesting and funny. Realised for future it’s a good idea to do a tour first and see where attractions are, then...More

Thank Valerie D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Viv the tour guide and Timo the driver were the best! What fun it was. They really made the tour. Very informative. Highly recommend.

Thank MiloRooney
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go on a lot of city breaks and always take the open top bus tour but to be honest I didn't think much of this one. The guy talking wasn't funny or engaging and I actually thought it was a tape recording. Nothing of...More

Thank JStokes1976
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ann m, Manager at City Explorer Liverpool, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi. We like to think all of our guides are of a high standard but tastes do differ. There are many guides at the City Explorer and the ticket is valid for 24 hours so there's usually something to suit everyone. Glad you enjoyed the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great experience this was with the option to hop on and off whenever you wanted to. The on-board comedian/tour guide Lee with the help of the side kick driver Dave made the trip around the city most enjoyable - thanks guys you were...More

Thank jaycee122
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

£11 per adult. Hop on and off an open topped bus at 14 different stops around Liverpool. Live tour guides on board whom are quite funny and engaging. Nice way to see the city. Thanks for showing us around!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a treat to have a real life tour guide! No nasty uncomfortable earphones, some interaction and humour added greatly to our enjoyment of this tour. Tickets cost £11 (£8 concessions) and last 24 hours, so even though we boarded the last bus we were...More

Thank rosebug
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suegriffter
20 May 2018|
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Response from Dianne G | Reviewed this property |
Got my tickets on Wowcher for £5 each. Not sure the deal is still running?
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beckygarrett50
1 May 2018|
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Response from ann m | Property representative |
Yes you can buy your ticket from any of our drivers as you board the buses or from our sellers on Canada Boulevard or Albert Dock.
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8 April 2018|
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