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Discover Buxton Tours

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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A quirky milk float. Just my husband one I on so it was like a private tour. Our guide was great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Mary Queen of Scots costumed guide

Superb guide! The lady dressed up just like Mary Queen Of Scott’s and kept in role the whole time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Debbie D
Buxton, United Kingdom
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“anne's church”(22 reviews)
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...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Pavilion Garden Gates alongside Buxton Opera House, Buxton, England
+44 1298 79648
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quirky milk float. Just my husband one I on so it was like a private tour. Our guide was great defiantly looked the part. Really glad we went on the tour that lasted 1 hour, Was worth every penny.

Thank knightvicky
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb guide! The lady dressed up just like Mary Queen Of Scott’s and kept in role the whole time. Talk took place inside the wonderful Old Hall Hotel where Mary was imprisioned and we actually saw her bedroom! Even had Tea and “ Mary” cake...More

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took this tour yesterday, a wet Thursday, but our damp spirits were soon lifted by Mike our driver and guide. Traversing slowly around the town, stopping at and going into some of it's highlights was a perfect introduction to Buxton. On the phone booking...More

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic hour long tour of Buxton on a converted milk float. Our guide was very informative and rest fun. There was 3 children in our tour and the guide involved them all the way. Highly recommend this tour.

Thank Lynette B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Converted milk float into a touring bus - novel idea and works brilliantly! Seats about 8 people sat 4 to each side. Large windows and a slow ‘milk float’ pace gives you excellent viewing. Fred, our tour guide and driver, was very friendly and informative....More

Thank lynnie77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited Buxton many times and walked around what we thought was most of it but our old dog is getting slow and easily tired so we thought we'd give this a go and so glad we did. We experienced and learnt about areas...More

Thank FiFord
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had came for a little getaway with my girlfriend and we wanted to experience all that buxton had to offer. This tour bus is one of the best tours I've been on, very friendly and full of knowledge drivers who give a live commentary...More

Thank Maffyouu H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent tour, very informative. All you want to know about Buxton in a fun tour. Very friendly guide who nothing was too much trouble for.

Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a blast from the past and fun. No rush, plenty of time to take in the sights. Drops you off where you want, gives you time to call in to the Milton Head dog friendly and have a great Meal 🍴. Buxton Derbyshire...More

Thank kweeny60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a couple of nights in Buxton and saw this tour on a leaflet. As hubby decided to have a walk to the Cat and Fiddle I decided to go on the tram tour. I had lived in Buxton a long time ago and it...More

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mary g
1 July 2017|
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Response from DiscoverBuxtonTours | Property representative |
Are you the people booked at 11? if you get there about 10.50 the driver or our rep will be there.The festival fringe desk will have opened in our office so it will be a little hectic but we will sort you out!!
mary g
22 June 2017|
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
mary g
22 June 2017|
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Response from Englishtraveller12 | Reviewed this property |
Not really