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City Sightseeing Cardiff

#17 of 45 Tours in Cardiff
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Address: Cardiff Castle Grounds, Cardiff, Wales
Phone Number: +44 29 2047 3432
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City Sightseeing Cardiff Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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Bath Bus Company Cardiff

We visited Cardiff for 2 days and did the hop on hop off bus tour. We first had a chat to the staff outside the Castle as we wanted to go into the Castle first and they advised us... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 October 2016
hammy0155
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom

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Rockdale, Australia
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486 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 320 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

When in the UK every 2 years from Sydney / Australia I always make an effort to visit beautiful Cardiff City & surrounding areas. I spent an entire day in Cardiff on 23/08/16 & eventually aiming for Eastbrook to meet an old friend. Cardiff City changes each time I re-visit with great shopping areas with some small interesting shopping arcades.... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We visited Cardiff for 2 days and did the hop on hop off bus tour. We first had a chat to the staff outside the Castle as we wanted to go into the Castle first and they advised us to buy the bus tickets prior to our visit to the Castle as this entitles you to a 10% discount. The... More 

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Thank hammy0155
Connor F, Marketing Assistant at City Sightseeing Cardiff, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we're delighted you enjoyed the tour so thoroughly and would recommend it to others. We will be sure to pass on your kind words to Maria for you and we hope to see you aboard again! More 

Burlington, Canada
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501 reviews
232 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We have used the Hop On Hop Off bus service in several cities to provide an overview of the city and as an easy transportation link. Unfortunately, this one is not up to par. It takes less than an hour to travel the route, this with the drivers going very slow, with 10 stops, most of them in the Cardiff... More 

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Thank yankeefan730
Connor F, Marketing Assistant at City Sightseeing Cardiff, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're sorry to hear that your experience wasn't as good as the majority of our other TripAdvisor reviews would suggest. We are currently in the process of arranging updates of totem poles and flags on our stops to make them more noticeable for customers. The buses travel at a pace that allows sightseers to take... More 

Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
12 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

first time we went on the tour the guide was very good explaining all the places we could see.next day no guide but was given earphones to plug in and listen....would be good if you could hear anything through earphones,was not the only one to have this problem

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Connor F, Marketing Assistant at City Sightseeing Cardiff, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, we're glad you enjoyed the tour and hope you continue to use them in any City you visit! More 

Perth
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43 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This is an excellent way to see the key sights around Cardiff if time is short. There's an informative guide to point out the key sights and provide local insights into the city's history. Good value and the ticket has a generous time allocation for validity.

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Thank Kathleen O
Connor F, Marketing Assistant at City Sightseeing Cardiff, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review of our Cardiff Tour, feedback is always appreciated and we're delighted to hear of you positive experience. It's great to hear you got one of brilliant live guides and a personal touch to one of the fastest growing city's history. We hope to see you aboard again! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Loved seeing Cardiff city etc and getting all the information/history. The staff were brill. It's nice to get off certain stops to look around places of interest and then get back on the bus. Prices are very reasonable.

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Thank Trisha C
Connor F, Marketing Assistant at City Sightseeing Cardiff, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, we're glad you enjoyed the tour so much and we're delighted to hear you found our staff brilliant. We hope to see you aboard again! More 

Warrington, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

As always with city sightseeing tours - great value for money!! Superb commentary from a lovely gentleman - very informative and clear voice!! We got on and off a couple of times - visited Cardiff Bay and the shopping area. Fab City.

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Thank Joanne T
Connor F, Marketing Assistant at City Sightseeing Cardiff, responded to this review

Thank you for your incredible review! We're so happy to hear you also feel the tour is good value for money and enjoyed the commentary from our live guide so much. It's always good to hear that people make the most of their ticket by hopping on and hopping off. We hope to see you aboard and in Cardiff again! More 

United Kingdom
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55 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Booked the ticket online and got cash back with Quidco. The e-ticket was emailed straightaway but went into junk folder. At the time didn't realise that you had to print the e-ticket and present to the bus driver. The family ticket is good value as same price as 2 adults. My 5 year old daughter enjoyed the bus ride and... More 

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Thank Sally W
Connor F, Marketing Assistant at City Sightseeing Cardiff, responded to this review

Thank you for for your informative and in depth review. We're glad you and your family enjoyed the tour and got to experience Cardiff from the top deck. It's also great to hear that you found the commentary interesting and learnt a thing or two about one of the fastest growing cities in the UK. We hope to see you... More 

Spalding, United Kingdom
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310 reviews
131 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Informative tour visiting the main sights of Cardiff. 11 stops in total where you can get off and explore. Bus tour starts from outside the castle, goes around the university buildings and then on to Cardiff Bay before returning. Great to see the sights from the upper deck

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Connor F, Marketing Assitant at City Sightseeing Cardiff, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We're glad you enjoyed the view from the upper deck and found the commentary informative. We hope to see you aboard again! More 

Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

VERY good tour. Lasted about 45mins. Visited a number of areas around the city. The open top bus was very clean the driver very steady. No surging and jolting. The guide was on the upper deck and supplied good information on all the places we passed. The ticket is valid for two days so you revisit places of interest. Leave... More 

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Thank Margron
Connor F, Marketing Assistant at City Sightseeing Cardiff, responded to this review

Many thanks for the excellent review of the Cardiff Tour. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable experience, and were pleased with the high standards we aim to deliver More 

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