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Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours

778 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2610
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The ultimate Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tour Experience puts you on our famous Double Decker Bus with a professional Licensed Battlefield Guide. Relive the Battle of Gettysburg, as told by the most knowledgeable historic storytellers in the area. This tour is also done on an Enclosed Air-conditioned Bus.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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778 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2610
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

We had a private tour from a retired Colonel who gave us a detailed information regarding this historical battle. We also stopped in at the cyclorama. A must see.

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Reviewed 25 December 2016

For anyone who has a hunger for history, or an inquisitive mind about how we began, this is the tour to take! Our guide was phenomenal. He brought us right to the brink--making us feel as though we could SEE the action itself as it...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2016

We took this tour November 29, 2016. Our tour guide, Don, would have been perfect for a bus load of 3d graders, but was totally inappropriate for adults. He was in our faces and loud, filled with trivia while he often neglected to pass on...More

Thank esther642
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GBT778, Director of Sales at Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2016

Sorry to hear that the tour was not up to par. Unfortunately, the Licensed Battlefield Guides are issued by the Gettysburg National Military Park and we have no control over who they issue. All guides tell their stories differently. We will pass this information along...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Yes, I've taken the GBBT before but this time it was really terrific due largely to the outstanding tour guide Paul. Gene did an admirable service as our driver. Paul informed us of little known facts of the horrific battle. Thanks again, Paul-it was a...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

Well worth the $30 dollars. Very informative and educational. The tour last about 2 hours and a must do on your visit

Thank Bruce H
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

We just loved this tour Dennis our guide was great the bus was clean and on time.The tour was 2 hours and covered all the important milestones of the Battle of Gettysburg. I would suggest always having a licensed guide the have to go through...More

Thank James A
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Took the bus tour this past weekend Oct 30th with my girlfriend - her first visit to Gettysburg. Very informative and a good overall tour of the battlefield. I have been on this tour before and have different licensed guides, who all provide their own...More

Thank TrvlRunner
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Took the tour to Sach's bridge and Gettysburg College. Was a great time. Tour guides were awesome. I highly recommend.

Thank bmcallister03
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

There are several options for touring Gettysburg. By far the best choice is to take the National Park Service bus tour or, if as we were you are on a tour bus, have a their guide lead the tour. The battlefield itself covers approximately 30,000...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Very Informative! Would have like to have more time at little round top. I didn't get to go back and spend more time as my husband wanted to get home.

Thank BeckyCarbin
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teachin-n-az
24 April 2017|
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Response from GBT778 | Property representative |
No difference in the information covered. We have a Guided Double Decker Bus and a Licensed Guided Bus Tour (Enclosed Bus), they both have a guide and it depends on which bus you would prefer. Everyone gets earbuds on the... More
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jmoney12jb
23 February 2017|
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Response from GBT778 | Property representative |
The Audio Battlefield Bus Tour (prerecorded presentation) does stop at Little Round Top for 10 minutes and you are able to get off the bus and explore during those 10 minutes. However, the Guided Bus Tour depends on the... More
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english11teacher
4 October 2016|
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Response from Bonnie J | Property representative |
The Audio Double Decker Bus Tour and The Guided Double Decker Bus Tour makes a restroom/refreshment stop and also at Little Round Top. We also offer a Guided Bus Tour on an Enclosed Bus again it makes a restroom/refreshment... More
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