City Sightseeing Glasgow

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  • Address: 153 Queen Street, Glasgow G1 3BJ


Join City Sightseeing Glasgow for an entertaining and colourful insight into Glasgow past and present.  21 stops around the city, with one or two day tickets.  

Tickets available from your driver or discounted tickets available online.

Other offers include 20% off full admission prices at Glasgow Science Centre or a deluxe afternoon tea at the Willow Tea Rooms (£11 for adults and £5 for children). For younger visitors enjoy the Ghoulish Glasgow tour!

The City Sightseeing Glasgow tour offers visitors a brilliant and convenient  way to discover the city and all its wonderful history and culture.

Choose between a knowledgeable live guide or a recorded commentary featuring historian Neil Oliver and sit back and enjoy the tour.

The tour takes approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes with 21 stops along the route. Tickets are valid for either one or two consecutive days which means you can hop-on and hop-off to visit one of Glasgow's many free museums or art galleries as well as stop for lunch, a bit of shopping or simply a walk in one of the city's many parks.

You can join the tour at any of the 21 stops. Friendly pavement staff are located at the main George Square departure point and will be happy to help you with any queries or questions you may have about the tour.

Tour highlights include:

Botanic Gardens

Glasgow Cathedral

Glasgow City Chambers

Glasgow Science Centre

Kelvingrove Museum & Art Gallery

Merchant City

Riverside Museum

University of Glasgow

People's Palace

Famous historian Neil Oliver provides our English commentary and there is a choice of multi-lingual commentary in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Swedish, Russian, Portuguese and Mandarin via headphones, or live English speaking guides on selected journeys.

For the kids

For younger children we have fun colouring-in packs and for older children (aged 6 and up) our Ghoulish Glasgow recorded commentary is perfect for all those who like scary stories. Listen to our ghostly guides - Ingleramus and Emily - who will tell you tales from Glasgow's gory, ghostly and grimy past and find out about some of Glasgow's historical hauntings, executons, murders and myths. Ghoulish Glasgow is available on all multi-lingual tours.


City Sightseeing Glasgow offer full accessibility for wheelchair users on all tours. Their drivers, guides and pavement staff will provide assistance should you require it.

Private Hire

City Sightseeing Glasgow's open top buses are available for private hire. All of the buses are open top double decker buses which hold up to 74 passengers. Seatbelts are fitted, making them ideal for use with large parties of children for school trips etc.

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