We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

City Tour of Historic Saint John - Saint John Transit

Barbour's General Store | 10 Market Square, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Website
Save
Review Highlights
St. John’s N.B.

Recently visited St. John N.B. On a cruise. Unless you are a Titanic freak you can skip St. John... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dhon88
,
Anthem, Arizona
Fun and interesting tour

We had a very interesting ride through Saint John. The tour guide was so informative about the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
1991KEB
,
Navarre, Florida
Read all 30 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Barbour's General Store | 10 Market Square, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
CONTACT
Website
Write a Review
Reviews (30)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently visited St. John N.B. On a cruise. Unless you are a Titanic freak you can skip St. John and stay on the ship. Nothing to offer except 3 cemeteries where passengers from the Titanic were buried. That being said, the town was clean and...More

2  Thank Dhon88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very interesting ride through Saint John. The tour guide was so informative about the whole city including the St. John's river which flows in two directions. We learned about the riches family and saw his home and some of his businesses. We...More

2  Thank 1991KEB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The city transit tour is a great deal. You go to all the same places as the high priced tours for about half the cost. No reservations needed just walk down the street until you see the little sign on the sidewalk.The tour is on...More

2  Thank anita l
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a great tour of this beautiful historic city. I find it reward even though I live in Saint John.

Thank localcustomer104
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Boy, are we glad that we spent our day in St. John on the Saint John Transit City Tour of Historic Saint John. We were on a cruise and only had 8 hours to explore St. John. The price of the tour was inexpensive ($25.00),...More

9  Thank track37
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had not planned to do anything in St John but a local suggested this tour to us and it was great. Paul was our bus driver and he was very friendly and knowledgeable about this lovely city. He showed us alot of sights including...More

3  Thank tettertotter
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We waked away from the cruise area and started walking towards town and discovered a city bus with a city employee giving a 2 hour tour for $20 a person. We quickly filled up with other cruisers and off we went. Paul our driver was...More

2  Thank Landa M
Reviewed 1 August 2016

If you ever intend on going anywhere make sure to show up atleast 20 minutes early prior to the scheduled times. The drivers drive on there own schedules and will absolutely shave 10 minutes off there root if it means they can get a smoke...More

1  Thank colin s
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Thank you Paul! This is an inexpensive delight in a city filled with history, shopping, food and natural beauty. We easily found the bus a short walk from the pier and were welcomed by a great host. Price was only $20 per person and the...More

2  Thank M T
Reviewed 10 June 2016

We tried to book with Dave's Taxi Tours Guys before we left home and so glad they were sold out. Best deal came about when we where walking towards the city just to see what St. John had to offer and ran across this sign...More

4  Thank Lyn D
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
East Coast Bistro
352 reviews
.03 km away
Thandi
446 reviews
.15 km away
Cask & Kettle Irish Gastropub
185 reviews
.16 km away
Saint John Ale House
793 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
New Brunswick Museum
308 reviews
.13 km away
Market Square
187 reviews
.12 km away
Harbour Passage
47 reviews
.03 km away
Loyalist House
55 reviews
.23 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Doug K
13 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from tettertotter | Reviewed this property |
We did the tour on Our Oct 22 cruise so they should be running for your cruise. There really is no signage til you almost get to the pickup point. But if you walk into the building at the port that is selling stuff,they... More
0
Votes