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City Sightseeing Bute

Guildford Square, Rothesay, Scotland
+44 1586 552319
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A 'Must'

An inexpensive way to get a 'feel' for the Island. Operated by an 'Open Top' bus with a 'live... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Alexander R
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Tring, United Kingdom
Mr lee

Fell in love with this place like going back 30 years so relaxing people amazing and friendly so... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Crag3
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“top deck” (6 reviews)
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Guildford Square, Rothesay, Scotland
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"top deck"
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"an hour and a half"
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"open top bus"
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"driver paul"
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"great tour"
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"would highly recommend this tour"
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"lovely scenery"
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"excellent driver"
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"southern part"
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"family ticket"
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"minute trip"
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"opposite the ferry terminal"
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"excellent trip"
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

An inexpensive way to get a 'feel' for the Island. Operated by an 'Open Top' bus with a 'live' commentary by a knowledgeable driver. Good value for money.

1  Thank Alexander R
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Fell in love with this place like going back 30 years so relaxing people amazing and friendly so safe Seaview everywere you go great for walkers and bike rides kayaking on the caleft waters loads of history on the island love this place

Thank Crag3
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic trip yesterday with two friends visiting the island for the weekend. Despite this being our third trip this season, we found the commentary informative and entertaining. The driver Paul made us feel very welcome and kept us entertained but don't worry if it's...More

1  Thank p2_shepherd
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

The tour was a great way to see the island and learn about it's history. It was thoroughly enjoyable and the driver was well informed about the island. He was very engaging. I had my five year old with me and wondered if she would...More

1  Thank Lucy T
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

The tour bus starts from Guildford Square which is opposite the pier in Rothesay. Our driver was Ian, and he has an incredible knowledge of the island and surrounding area. We got off at Ettrick Bay and also at Scalpsie Bay to see the seals,...More

1  Thank John-and-Cazza
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived in Rothsey and didn't really know where to start our adventure on Bute but luckily our guide in shining armour Paul came to the rescue and led the trip around the island with plenty of interesting information and anecdotes. Couldn't recommend this trip...More

1  Thank emmur86
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Our kids have been desperate to go on an open top tour bus for years. Living in Glasgow we weren't so keen to shell out cash to get a Glasgow tour bus. When I spotted that there was a Bute version it was the ideal...More

2  Thank marlin_traveller
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

My partner, my 11 year old son and myself arrived from weymess bay via ferry on Sunday 30th July for a day trip to bute, My son spotted a big red open top bus and run over to enquire, when we met Paul the driver...More

2  Thank Paul T
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Iain was the driver and commentator and was excellent. Clear and very informative. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour and would thoroughly recommend it (and Iain) Thank you.

1  Thank Anne H
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

The driver was very pleasant and informative. For ten pounds, it was a perfect way to see the island.

Thank Janet K
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richardwoodward7
16 November 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
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Samantha M
4 August 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
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