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City Sightseeing Bute


City Sightseeing Bute
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  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“top deck”(8 reviews)
“driver paul”(7 reviews)
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Guildford Square, Rothesay, Scotland
+44 1586 552319
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All reviewsopen top bus tourtop deckdriver paullocal busesan hour and a halfgreat tripwould highly recommend this tourisland lifeexcellent driversouthern partexplore the islandamazing tourminute triptour lasted an houropposite the ferry terminalfamily ticketlovely island
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I would recommend this tour company for a round island trip. The guide Paul was very knowledgeable about the island and its history all told with a sense of humour as well. I learnt a lot about the island and we visited the important sites.Paul...More

Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Bute is a small island. The tour features only six spots. (Compare to 22 in Glasgow.) Paul made each important. And, he stopped the bus frequently to point out important things that were not on the brochure. This was neither a CD narration nor a...More

Thank dadzone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed the tour with my husband and 7 and 3 year old! Paul was funny and great and very informative. So glad we took the tour instead of just driving around the island. ( disappointed Paul didn’t pick up on the fact I was American...More

Thank Lynn V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There's not much I can add that hasn't been said already.... Paul makes an excellent tour guide with an equal measure of humour and knowledge.Well, ok....maybe not so much the humour.Don't give up the day job, Paul. 😉😁 Considering you can be out and about,...More

1  Thank lushpaisley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I travel quite often and I have been in many sight seeing buses. This particular tour bus was phenomenal. I came to Scotland with my family and it was our first time. We also went on the bus tour in Edinburgh but it was nothing...More

2  Thank Kashmala K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took some friends on the bus to show off our beautiful island-saved one of us driving.Actually it is the best possible way to do it.The weather as excellent so upper deck views.Paul our driver was knowledgable and very funny-I would think he would have made...More

1  Thank Richard-Annette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having sailed around Bute many times I had never seen the island inland. Pulling into the marina at Rothesay we saw the open top bus. On getting further info from their leaflet we decided to try it out. At £10 per adult the price was...More

1  Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the best time on this open top tour, Paul was simply brilliant. Very funny and very knowledgeable. I would encourage anyone to take a tour with Paul on the open top bus Thanks Paul..... one adult and an old fogie

1  Thank Jackie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tour was fantastic. Paul sets the scene as soon as you arrive. He has an amazing sense of humour and is so entertaining. He clearly is very knowledgeable about the island and shares this with terrific passion and energy. Well worth the money.

1  Thank MrsSimpy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my 14yr old son joined the open top bus tour on a busy Saturday afternoon (4th August) As soon as we were greeted by Paul the driver we knew we were in for a great trip. Paul informed the bus that instead of...More

1  Thank HelenL2768
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August 28, 2018|
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Response from cats68 | Reviewed this property |
Hi if I remember correctly there was a dog on the bus I was on . I was with a group that also had guide dogs
November 16, 2016|
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Response from Christine644369 | Reviewed this property |
Hi The tour operates from late May until late September and is so worth doing. Regards
Samantha M
August 4, 2016|
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Response from DionysusofCowal | Reviewed this property |
You can walk the buggy up the passenger ramp or use the lift to the ferry, and the Round island Bus akes prams/ buggies. Calmac website for info re the ferry, west coast tours.website .....for info etc re the Round... More