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City Sightseeing Inverness

Tomnahurich Bridge Glenurquhart Road, Inverness IV3 5TD, Scotland
+44 1463 712121
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Inverness Hop-on Hop-off open top City Sightseeing bus tours are the perfect way to see Inverness. Inverness is the Capital of the Highlands of Scotland. Recorded history goes back to 565AD. Let us take you to see the historic buildings of Church Street, through the shopping area and along the River Ness past the cathedral to Bught Park. We continue on to see the Caledonian Canal Locks and visit Holm Mills shopping village.
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Tomnahurich Bridge Glenurquhart Road, Inverness IV3 5TD, Scotland
+44 1463 712121

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I get the Big Bus every township or city that I travel too because they are very handy to jump on and jump off. The Big Bus buses have always been on time for me, and I find their website easy to navigate when planning...More

Thank Paul I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cost was quite reasonable which reflects the size of the city. Covers all the main points of interest with a running commentary. All the usual Scottish singalong tunes broadcast along the way.......great 😱😱😱😱

Thank THFC69
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We did this recently and enjoyed the experience - it's nowhere near as busy as some of the tours we've done in other cities but Inverness is small and laid back and the cost of the ticket reflected this!! We did the tour and then...More

Thank casswife
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Our somewhat limited experience with Hop On Hop Off tours is that they are far better when the driver is doing the commentary. Unfortunately, I forgot to ask about this before we hopped on the tour. And, unfortunately, the pre-recorded commentary and the tour left...More

Thank Jenifer C
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

If you are the kind of person looking for hustle and bustle and fast pace inverness is not for you.. This city brings about a calming effect.. The loch that runs through the middle offers walkers and cyclists a serene path.. With trees providing a...More

Thank zenobia v
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We travelled as a couple (having taken a fair few sightseeing tours all around the world) during a Saturday 23 September and looking forward to seeing so much of Inverness. The driver was a complete lunatic and drove dangerously in very,very wild and windy weather...More

Thank Tottie R
Reviewed 4 September 2016

My wife and I have done lots of these all over the world, and we really love them. In fact, we've never had a disappointing one, until now. The city tour does not have a guide, but is on a pre-recorded tape, which means it...More

1  Thank Steve N
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I usually enjoy these types of tours, it's a great way to get an idea of things to visit in a city. We got on at the tourist information, the driver was very cheerful, it cost £10 each. Problem is that there isn't that much...More

Thank TOGsNotts
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Having a spare couple of hours in Inverness decided to do the city bus tours. It was an ok trip and having only really seen the centre of inverness it was good to see things that are available outside the city centre. Had great fun...More

Thank Mr-Howie-2016
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We had a day ticket for £5 by booking at the same time as the (excellent) Loch Ness by Jacobite bus/boat tour. To be honest, the sightseeing bus was probably only worth £5 rather than the £10 full price,. The commentary is not multi-lingual using...More

Thank andy998
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