What You'll Get
On this City Sightseeing tour, you can hop-on and off as many times as you like aboard our iconic open-top double-decker buses!
Glasgow is one of the most exciting Scottish cities, boasting excellent museums and art galleries as well as impressive architectures and parks! Glasgow also has great shopping districts to offer and of a night-time, a very vibrant and buzzing nightlife! Hop-on to City Sightseeing Glasgow and we’ll take you to the city’s most noteworthy attractions and landmarks.
The first tour stop is in George Square, named after King George III in the 19th century. One of the city’s most recognised monuments, the square’s central column, is located here as well as City Chambers. The tour will continue over to Glasgow Cathedral, famous for being the only Cathedral to survive the city’s reformation in 1560.
Other interesting attractions include the Riverside Museum which explores the city’s history and the Theatre Royal, which is the oldest theatre in Scotland!
For a more leisurely day out in Glasgow, hop-off at the vibrant St Vincent Place, where many shops, eateries and bars can be found! If you’re visiting Glasgow on a weekend, visit the Barras Market, a wonderful place to find traditional Scottish gifts, food and drinks!
The full list of tour stops along the route is:
Stop 1 - George Square (City Chambers, Gallery of Modern Art, Tourist Information Center, Queen Street Stations, Trades Hall)
Stop 2 - Glasgow Cathedral (St Mungo Museum, Provands Lordship, Tennent's Brewery)
Stop 3 - Merchant City (Merchants' Square Ramshorn Theatre)
Stop 4 - The Barras Weekend Market
Stop 5 - Glasgow Green (People's Palace, West Brewery)
Stop 6 - St Enoch Shopping Centre
Stop 7 - St Vincent Place (The Lighthouse, Princes Square Buchanan Galleries)
Stop 8 - SAS Radisson Hotel/Central Station
Stop 9 - Hotels (Marriott, Menzies and Hilton)
Stop 10 - Hilton Garden Inn/Radisson Red hotels, Squinty Bridge
Stop 11 - SEC Complex/SEC Hydro/Glasgow Science Centre
Stop 11a- The Clydeside Distillery
Stop 12 - Riverside Museum and The Tall Ship
Stop 13 - Kelvin Way/Kelvingrove
Stop 14 - Glasgow University
Stop 15- Byres Road (Botanical Gardens)
Stop 16 - Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Stop 17 - Kelvin Park (Kelvingrove Park, Kelvin Park Lorne Hotel, Youth Hostel)
Stop 18 - Charing Cross (Royal Highlands Fusiliers Museum, Mitchell Library, Tenement House)
Stop 19 - Glasgow School of Art/Tearooms
Stop 20 - Theatres (Piping Center, Theatre Royal, Pavilion Theatre, Royal Conservatoire)
Stop 21 - Royal Concert Hall (Buchanan Galleries Shopping Centre, Buchanan Bus Station, Cineworld Cinema)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- This tour operates all year round
- First tour: 9:30am, Last tour: 4:30pm
- Full tour duration: 80 minutes
- Tour frequency: every 15 minutes
Due to the 10K race in Glasgow city centre on Sunday 17th June, the first departure will be at 14:30 from George Square. Normal service will resume on Monday 18th June.
- Unlimited hop-on hop-off for time period selected at check-out
- Free headphones
- On-board audio commentary available in several languages
- Information booklet including a detailed map of the route, plus discounts and offers on local eateries, attractions and shopping
- Entrance fees
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop off
- Food and drinks, unless specified
The first tour stop is George Square, 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.
First tour from Stop 1 departs at 9:30am
Last tour from Stop 1 departs at 4:30pm
Tours depart from each stop roughly every 15 minutes.
1 to 2 days
At the 'end' of the tour, the bus will return to the first departure point.
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.
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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.