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Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour

Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour
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Hop on Hop off by Double Decker Halifax - All Day Pass • See Top Halifax Highlights • Visit the Titanic Cemetery • Freedom & Flexibility • Tour Guide on site at Titanic stop providing full commentary Board your brightly painted, vintage Double...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Halifax Seaport, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4P8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love hop on hop buses. WE have used them all over Europe and the US. This one was one of the worst I have used. Old buses with no ear phones. Very short route only allows you to see the downtown areas and it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve H
Ambassatours G, Guest Relations Manager at Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi SteveH, Thank you for taking the time to review our Hop on Hop off. I am sorry you felt our program was not up to your expectations. We do offer one 90 minute round trip route that features stops at the top 13 sites...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was booked as part of an excursion from the Regal Princess as part of a tour that included Peggy's Cove. We took the Hop on Hop off tour of Halifax in the morning and found that it took us around the historic parts of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank geotech522
Ambassatours G, Guest Relations Manager at Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello geotech522, Wow, thanks for your comprehensive review of our Hop on Hop off program....you could be a tour guide! Glad you enjoyed our tour guide narration, our vintage Doubke Deckers, and your visit to our city. Please come back soon!

Reviewed 7 November 2018

This tour is hampered by the stone cold fact that there's simply not all that much to see and do in this otherwise wonderful city. We've been there before off a cruise ship and felt that a nice long walk up the seaport was enough.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JKConey
Ambassatours G, Guest Relations Manager at Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Hello JKCorney, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your experience on our Hop on Hop off tour. We are sorry that you felt the city didn't offer enough to see as in 2018 Halifax made it to #4 as one...More

Reviewed 31 October 2018

We signed up for the included tour on our Viking Cruise with the Big Pink Sightseeing, Hop on Hop off tours. The buses are double decker's and seat a lot of people and they have lots of buses. All of them are not Pink but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 1946Glenn
Ambassatours G, Guest Relations Manager at Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Hello 1946Glenn, Thank you for your wonderful review! We are so glad you found us to be above average and recommendation worthy. We look forward to serving you again soon!...By the way thankfully it has warmed up since your visit! ;)

Reviewed 24 October 2018

we enjoyed this Hop on Hop off bus tour - it was a good experience that included everything we wanted to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 4,949
Ambassatours G, Guest Relations Manager at Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Hello 4949, Thank you for your review! We are so glad you found us to be recommendation worthy. We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 15 October 2018

I was disappointed in this tour. I had purchased my ticket on the cruise line but when I got off the ship I had to find a man that was roaming around to get another ticket for the bus and the museum. He was hard...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ambassatours G, Guest Relations Manager at Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Dear jbproctor, We are thankful that you choose our port as part of your cruise. We are sorry that your Hop on Hop off experience was not a 100% pleasant experience, as it is our goal to ensure that our guests have a wonderful experience...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

My 2nd time taking Halifax double decker hop off/hop on buses, great stop and guided tour of the Titanic cemetery. All staffers friendly and extremely helpful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Ambassatours G, Guest Relations Manager at Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Hi tammyBaltimore_Md, Thank you for taking the time to review our program and for your kind review. We always appreciate the positive comments left by the most important people in our world: our guests.

Reviewed 14 October 2018

This tour provides an overview of the city, with lots of history included. Both guides we experienced were very knowledgeable. Unfortunately there were 3 cruise ships in port, and the agency seemed to have oversold their capacity. After we "hopped off", we had difficulty "hopping"...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Julia H
Ambassatours G, Guest Relations Manager at Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Hello Julia H, I am so sorry that your experience was less than satisfactory. We greatly appreciate your feedback, as it helps us to improve and provide a better experience.

Reviewed 7 October 2018

we found the various guides humour on the bus quite entertaining, so i am surprised to see that some didnt appreciate the humour. Perhaps Canadian humour isnt everyone'e cup of tea. We hopped on and off, 4 or 5 times, thorughout the day, and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Deborah T
Ambassatours G, Guest Relations Manager at Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi DeborahT, Thank you for the fantastic review and wonderful comments! The staff and I are so glad you chose our Hop on Hop off tour, and even more pleased that it sounds like you had fun! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 October 2018

It always amazes me how organisations can be so disorganised when it comes to perform. I presume that this people would have faced the same situation before in which they get two large cruise ships and thousands of passengers requiring their service, so why did...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ambassatours G, Guest Relations Manager at Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Hello JoseCano2014, Thank you for your comments. We appreciate both the great comments, and the "not so great" comments that our valued guests provide to us. Glad you liked our local beer..we agree that it is indeed the best!

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ilonajane
4 September 2018|
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Response from Ambassatours G | Property representative |
Thank you for your question...yes there is a pick up stop 50 meters outside the main terminal. As noted above if you buy your tickets on board your ship the pick up is Stop 1 immediately outside. If you walk down the street... More
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glenn k
29 August 2018|
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Good morning and thank you for your inquiry. If you are visiting on a cruise ship, it would be best for you to purchase onboard. The price should be less expensive than waking up to get it ashore. If you visiting... More
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glenn k
28 August 2018|
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Hello. The walk up price is 72.50 pp. If traveling via cruise ship, their price is probably less expensive. Have fun!
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