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Belfast City Tours

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Hop on hop off bus

Great wee hour or so on this hop on off bus. Guides were informative and humourous. There are two... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Busymummy_12
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Excellent tour, guides and city

Went on a city bus tour and was not disappointed. The guide was excellent on the history of the... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
John F
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Ruardean, United Kingdom
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Iconic bus tour of Belfast City, Showing more sites and locations than any other tours, We also offer a Game of Thrones tour with bonus location of the Giants Causeway, Please check the web site out for further information and remember to use the...more
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Northumberland Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 9032 1912
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly the critism: Twice during our Belfast visit we had to wait nearly an hour for a bus. The last time, we arrived outside Crumlin Gaol at 16:25 and waited until 17:15 for a bus. Then found that bus was finishing for the day and...More

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FrontAxile S, Owner at Belfast City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello its a shame you never took this tour with us, You seem to have ran into are main rival, On your next visit please use code10 on our website and you will get a 10% discount on any tours we offer, You have described...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great wee hour or so on this hop on off bus. Guides were informative and humourous. There are two different ones (different routes) which I didn’t find out until the day I went home. Other than that fab wee bus that is super busy.

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Martin K, Public Relations Manager at Belfast City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thanks for your review we are glad you enjoyed the tour with us and look forward to welcoming you back to the City.

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Went on a city bus tour and was not disappointed. The guide was excellent on the history of the city and drops some good stories along the way. You can get on and off at the stops of your choice. Good value for money.More

Thank John F
Martin K, Public Relations Manager at Belfast City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hello John i will be sure to pass your kind words on to the team, We look forward to showing you the City again or maybe next time a Game of thrones tour with the award winning stones and thrones tour we offer, use this...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

The wife & I decided to go on open top bus tour of Belfast even though we live here, it started with having to wait for 45mins on a bus & when it turned up it wasn't open top. The guide was from Germany, she...More

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Martin K, Public Relations Manager at Belfast City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hello we are sorry you did not like the tour, We have guides to cater for Cruise Ships that arrive in port, On this occasion in was probably a German one, Tho we also run the other buses in English also on the same day...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Don’t like doing bad reviews, but that’s how trip advisor works. Had a groupon so only paid £13 for 2 people, otherwise I would not be happy. No roof top just a scruffy old bus, literature says OPEN top !!!!! Pleasant enough German lady doing...More

Thank D V
Martin K, Public Relations Manager at Belfast City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hello another highly suspicious review again the other company promoting themselves with fake reviews on are listing lol, We have trackers on all buses and can see the longest any of the 6 tour buses has arrived at a stop this year is 44 minutes,...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Too bad this is the only hop on hop off that goes up to Belfast Castle and the Park. The route this company takes is fantastic as you get to see many parts of Belfast that the ‘other’ hop on hop off doesn’t go to....More

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Martin K, Public Relations Manager at Belfast City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hello we only offer the Belfast Castle tour now on the first 3 tours of any given day 945-1030-1145 Can see you Where here in early June we had major roadworks that have now been completed-completely outside of are control, This caused slight delays on...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

Definitely a must if you are not from the city.. really enjoyable and the guides where very friendly. Only thing I didn't like was the pushy sales reps around city hall once we said we were interested we were set upon but competing tours that...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I paid full price per person to have to sit on a bus were the audio tour was not working!! Half of the people upstairs were unable to listen to the tour and were informed of this once on the bus and seated up stairs....More

1  Thank PixiedustX
Martin K, Public Relations Manager at Belfast City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hello you have left your review on the wrong page, We have a wireless audio system that is state of the art, The other company have microphone issues constantly happy to send you a link to there page, Next time your over be sure to...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Informative, entertaining....we used this company to travel around the city of Belfast as well as to go to Giants Causeway. Great time with funny and knowledgeable guides. I've been to Belfast and Giants Causeway a number of times in the past yet missed so much...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We did the HOHO bus tour in 2 sections (the ticket lasts 48 hours). The first section from the Titanic exhibition centre took us via Stormont back into town, where we got off at the Crown pub. Next day, we got back on it there...More

Thank Judy F
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Response from aces11 | Reviewed this property |
I believe the tour takes no more than 1 1/2 - 2 hrs (depending on how busy it is and how many buses they have in operation (they were down one bus when we were there and the tour was on the outside of 2 hours). But it is... More
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Response from fatboycantslim | Reviewed this property |
The tour takes roughly 1 and half hours, but it hop on hop off. It does not go near hope St, you need to go to Castle Place just off Royal Ave so if you get out early it will give you plenty of time to get off at some of the... More
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