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City Sightseeing

Norwich, England
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City Sightseeing Norwich Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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Discover the medieval City of Norwich aboard an open-top sightseeing bus. Tours start from the Coach Bay outside Castle Mall Shopping Centre with further stops at Cleveland Road, Theatre Street, Castle Meadow West, Tombland, Britannia Road, Railway Station and King Street. The first tour departs at 10.30, then every hour on the half-hour with the last tour departing 15.30. Daily from 29th March to 30th September 2018, then Tuesday to Saturday from 2nd - 27th October. The full tour lasts approximately 45 minutes but passengers can hop-on, hop-off at any of the stops for shopping and sightseeing. Tickets are valid for 24 hours and are available from the driver. There is a recorded English commentary and each tour has facilities for one wheelchair. Prices - Adults: £12 Concessions and Students: £10 Children: £6 Family Ticket: £30 OPENING HOURS Operational days 2018: 29 March – 30 Sept daily 2 Oct – 27 Oct - Tue to Sat
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Norwich, England
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Great family ride round Norwich on the open top bus. Despite being from Norfolk and living in Norwich 30 years my wife had never been on it. Informative and empty as a hot bank holiday. Tickets last 24 hours and are £10 per adult. I...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

You must do it! Whether you're visiting, or you live here, it's a 'must do'. Just £8.50 if you're as old as me, and you can go round and round on the bus for 45 minutes. Fascinating - and inaccurate, cos Colman's Mustard Shop has...More

Thank Barrie L
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

My wife and I took our Grandson Seth for an Open Top Bus Tour of Norwich taking in the views of Norwich from the top deck. My wife and I thought we new most of what there is to know about Norwich as we were...More

1  Thank David J
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CustomerServiceClare, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Delighted to hear how much you all enjoyed your trip with us and discovered something new about your City. Hope you'll join us again soon.

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We used this yesterday (08/07/2027) to get an overview of city and see where we wanted to visit. We had intended to also use it to then get to the places we wanted to see, but the main attractions were all walkable so we only...More

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CustomerServiceClare, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thanks for awarding us 5 stars and we're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Tour with us, despite some temporary issues due to the Lord Mayor's Parade. Hope you enjoyed seeing the sights and took time out to visit some of our special places...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Ok tour. We ended up on the multilingual tour, so it was a canned speech. Not great but not bad. Note that traffic can screw up schedules so it can take longer than the advertised 1.5 hours to do the route.More

Thank Chris H
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CustomerServiceClare, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thanks for letting us know about your Tour with us of the Fine City of Norwich. We aim to appeal to the wide audience of passengers who join us to see the iconic sights and who are welcome to hop on and hop off at...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

We find that the "red bus tour" is always a good way to learn about a city and we weren't let down. Not only do you get to see the inner parts of the city but you are taken out to see over the whole...More

Thank John_R2622
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CustomerServiceClare, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Good to hear that you enjoyed your tour of our Fine City of Norwich. We know it pretty well and hope to share that with all of our passengers.

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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Me my mum and my auntie went on the open bus tour. The driver was very courteous and helpful. When we got off the bus he was more than happy to let us know the times and suggested when we should wait and what we...More

1  Thank EMMA87
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CustomerServiceClare, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thanks for your lovely review. We believe we represent the Fine City of Norwich so always aim to present it at its very best and always happy to help.

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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Visited Norwich for a mid-week city break with partner and young child. Convenient stops dotted around the City Centre and easy to hop on and off. Always seemed to keep to the advertised stopping times and the commentary was both interesting and at a good...More

Thank Si W
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CustomerServiceClare, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thanks for telling us about your experience with City Sightseeing Norwich and we're pleased to hear that you enjoyed both your tour with us and our Fine City. Currently we have found that our timetable seems to suit the majority of our passengers. However, we...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2017

We, that is three lady pensioners, were looking forward to a day on the bus at Norwich as we had already explored the city centre by foot and we cant all walk a long way. So we got on the bus at stop 5 near...More

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CustomerServiceClare, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

We’re sorry that you were disappointed with your recent experience with us. It was most unfortunate that due to a mechanical breakdown we had to curtail our tours on that day but did our best to ensure that our passengers were inconvenienced as little as...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

We checked on line with the get your guide site and it stated that it ran until 26th November. Well it doesn't. We didn't book an advance ticket although the website page was still offering this option for November. We caught the Park and Ride...More

Thank Jean120557
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Janet S
30 April 2017|
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Yes, well behaved dogs on leads are welcome on our City Sightseeing Tours. Passengers would of course be expected to clear up after them in the event of an unexpected accident.
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Lucy S
16 June 2015|
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Hi Lucy, it is exactly the same price to book online as getting your tickets on the day from the driver. Owner David or one of his drivers would be happy to help you on the day otherwise the Tourist Information Centre in... More
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