What You'll Get
There's no better way to explore this fast-paced city and it's steep history, bustling streets and vibrant nightlife! Passengers can choose to do a full loop of the tour, lasting approximately 60 minutes, or to use our flexible hop-on hop-off feature at any of the 18 tour stops along the route!
Discover Newcastle's historic background at locations such as St Thomas' Church, which was built in the 19th century and is one of the city's most important landmarks. At Stop 5, the Great North Museum is a great place to hop-off at to explore the city's previous ancient civilisations from its many collections. The Guildhall is another interesting spot for being an important civic building and one of Newcastle's oldest establishments, having been built in 1655.
If you're a football fan, make sure to stay on the look-out for St James' Park which is the home of Newcastle United Football Club! From our bus' top-deck, passengers will have wonderful panoramic views of the stadium!
Hop-off at Stop's 10 or 11 to discover Newcastle's bustling streets along the Quayside, boasting a wide selection of shopping, bars, eateries and nightclubs. Of an evening, this is one of the most popular spots in the city. Hop back on the bus to discover one of the city's most unique points of interest, the BALTIC Centre of Contemporary Art. The BALTIC is located on the South bank of the River Tyne and has been open since 2002 in a converted flour mill! If you love art, you'll also be intrigued at it's ever-changing selection of contemporary artworks.
As the tour approaches Stop 14, passengers on-board will enjoy amazing 360-degree views from the open-top deck of the iconic Tyne Bridge - don't forget your camera!
The stops along the route are as follows:
1. Central Station, Bewick Street
2. Clayton Street
3. Newgate Street
4. Haymarket, Barras Bridge
5. Great North Museum
6. St James’ Park
8. Blackett Street
9. Blue Carpet Square
10. Quayside, Opposite Law Courts
11. Quayside, Guildhall
12. Baltic Square
13. St. Mary’s Square
14. Tyne Bridge
15. Market Street
16. Mosley Street
17. St. Nicholas Street
18. East Quayside (weekends only)
During our tour through Newcastle Gateshead, passengers can take full advantage of our free headphones and on-board audio commentary to discover many fun and historic facts about the city. Please note that the audio commentary is only available in English.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Heating onboard the bus
- This tour is seasonal and operates between 25th March 2018 - 27th October 2018
*Only operates on weekends between 25th March - 30th June / 16th September - 27th October
*Operates 7 days a week between 1st July - 15th September
- First tour: 10:30am, Last tour: 3:00pm
- Full tour duration: 60 minutes
- Tour frequency: Every 60 minutes
- Hop-on hop-off tour
- Recorded commentary
- Free headphones
- Entrance fees
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop off
- Food and drinks, unless specified
The first tour stop - Bewick Street, Central Station - for a full loop of the tour, hop-on here. Passengers can also feel free to join the tour at any of the tour stops along the route.
The first tour from Stop 1 (Central Station, Bewick Street) is at 10:30AM.
The last tour from Stop 1 (Central Station, Bewick Street) is at 3:00PM.
At the 'end' of the tour, the bus will return to the first departure point - Central Station, Bewick Street.
A paper voucher is required for this attraction/activity. You must print and bring your printed voucher with you on the day of the activity, as required by our local provider.
The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the City Sightseeing Ltd - UK and Ireland in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.
A paper voucher is required to redeem this service. Please bring your printed voucher with you to this activity.This offer is not eligible for promo codes.
The Fine Print
14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.