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Bus tours, Newcastle upon Tyne: 2 reviews and 2 photos

  Sightseeing bus on the Quayside
by toonsarah

Like most cities these days, Newcastle has a ?Hop on, hop off? sightseeing bus tour available, and although I?ve never done this I imagine it would be a good way to see the city for anyone in a hurry. The tour starts at the Central Station and to do the complete loop takes one hour (if you don?t hop off at all, that is!) There?s a pre-recorded English-only commentary.

Stops include St James? Park Football Stadium, Haymarket, the Quayside (including Baltic and the Sage music centre) and the Tyne Bridge.

The cost is 7.00 for adults, 3.50 for children (5-15) and 6.00 for OAPs and students ? or you can get a family ticket (2 adults plus up to 3 children) for 17.50. These prices also include the 30 minute Ouseburn tour.

Phone: 01708 8866000
Website: http://www.city-sightseeing.com/

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  • Updated Mar 2, 2009
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  • davidjo's Profile Photo
    Aug 18, 2014 at 2:15 AM

    this is good to know!

    • toonsarah's Profile Photo
      Aug 18, 2014 at 8:15 AM

      Yes, though I must check and update the prices - I bet they have gone up since I wrote this tip!

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