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Banjo Billy's Bus Tours

#9 of 31 Tours in Boulder
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Address: Mailing Address: 1315 Cascade Ave, Boulder, CO 80302
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Arrive early so you can sit on the saddle!

Fun and funky history and humor tour of a many-storied town. We've taken the tour three times now, and it's a little different each time depending on your driver, but it's always... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
lojoso
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Boulder, Colorado
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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun and funky history and humor tour of a many-storied town. We've taken the tour three times now, and it's a little different each time depending on your driver, but it's always a lot of fun. You can bring the kids, too! You get to see some corners of Boulder you otherwise wouldn't, and I would highly recommend taking the... More 

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Adrian, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

our daughter made reservations for us on the Boulder city tour. Was very nice, and the tour guide was from Michigan whick made it more interesting. Not a real comfy bus, but more hippie-like and something to talk about.

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Hewitt, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Patrick was awesome and very knowledgeable. Learned a great deal about Boulder, it's history and the places I would want to check out We had great time!!

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Asheville, North Carolina, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Tour guide was entertaining but the bus was very uncomfortable. Have taken similar comedic tours in other cities this was only moderately enjoyable

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Edgewood, Washington, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We are BIG fans of crazy bus tours and search them out in every city we travel to. Banjo Billy's Tour is tops on our list! Our entire family, including two teenage girls, loved the quirky history facts we learned while rolling around beautiful boulder! This is a great family activity for all ages!!

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Granada Hills, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Banjo Billy's Bus Tour is the perfect way to get your bearings on your first day/visit to Boulder!! It is an old hippie style bus with the most amazing collection of seats throughout, from a saddle to a full sized couch across the back row of the bus. The guides were knowledgeable and veeery entertaining!! We learned all about the... More 

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Arvada, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We and 5 others had the Boulder tour and it was fun!. We loved the ghost stories, the history and the quaint bus with unique seats. Some suggestions: Provide bottled water. Shorten the tour to 1 hour 15 minutes by being more concise with some of the stops. (It seemed just a little too long but maybe because I was... More 

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Mission, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Fun and fast way to see much of Boulder and hear great stories. Had Banjo Billy and he was great. I would recommend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent tour. Had the pleasure of having Bango Billy himself as a guide. Billy was extremely knowledgable of local history which added to the tour.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Met up in Boulder with my college roommate and our spouses and took the afternoon tour on a busy Saturday. The bus was packed and we had a blast. Fun stories along the way as we motored around Boulder. There's a great vibe and lots of fun as you are greeted by various people along the route and respond with... More 

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