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City Sightseeing Bute

Guildford Square, Rothesay, Scotland
+44 1586 552319
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Fantastic Way to See the Island of Bute

Our kids have been desperate to go on an open top tour bus for years. Living in Glasgow we weren't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
A superb trip with an exceptional driver.

My partner, my 11 year old son and myself arrived from weymess bay via ferry on Sunday 30th July... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul T
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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Guildford Square, Rothesay, Scotland
+44 1586 552319

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Reviewed 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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.

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Janet K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I decided to do the Bute sightseeing tour as a pleasant way to see the whole island. What a great trip it was. Paul our driver was a wonderful, funny tour guide full of factual knowledge about Bute peppered with silly jokes...More

5  Thank keenwalker44
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great day at Rothesay and we had a fantastic tour of the Island of Bute on board the Sightseeing tour bus. We got on the bus directly opposite the ferry terminal at Rothesay and went upstairs (not bad for an 87 year old)....More

Thank Bobby R
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The bus follows the main road across the middle of the island and then does a circuit of the southern part where most of the population live. Our driver Paul was very informative, but the quality of his jokes really depends upon your own sense...More

3  Thank Laura A
Reviewed 6 July 2017

City Sightseeing Bus tour This tour went all the way around the Island, it was an excellent way to see the whole of Bute. The views from the top of the bus are amazing. Excellent driver with good commentary. Well worth the money

Thank Pauline R
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I decided to see the island. Chose to use the sightseeing open top bus. Brilliant. The driver was both knowledgeable and entertaining. Wonderful way to spend an hour and a half. Came away with a better understanding of life on the island.

1  Thank Peter F
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Went to catch the 10.15 ferry but it had engine problems, so was not running, would have liked to be told this when purchased tickets, as we had to wait for and hour for the next ferry. Got on the ferry really busy, got to...More

1  Thank mummydo2015
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17 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
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