There’s no better introduction to a city than hopping on a City Sightseeing Bus Tour! This bus tour allows you to hop on and off, at various stops around the city, so you gain as much as possible, from this inspiring location, during your stay.
Hop off at the ‘Centre for Life’ to experience the largest planetarium in the North! Learn all about life on Tyneside, from the region's shipbuilding heritage, to inventions which changed the world!
Visit Blackfriars Monastery - a restored 13th-century friary - where only the cloister buildings remain now but they house a range of craft workshops, a restaurant and an exhibition portraying the history of Blackfriars. Hop off at St Mary’s Cathedral, a gothic revival church built in 1844 and designed by Augustus Welby Pugin, who also worked on the Houses of Parliament! Discover the spellbinding history of Newcastle’s Castle Keep and Black Gate, built by Henry II in the twelfth century. Newcastle’s Town Walls are protected by their Scheduled Ancient Monument classification and were built during the 13th & 14th centuries, to help protect the town from attack.
Baltic Square is home to The Centre for Contemporary Art, and it’s also where you’ll find Gateshead Millennium Bridge, the world's first and only tilting bridge! The bridge not only serves a practical purpose as the River Tyne's only foot and cycle bridge but its fine engineering makes it one of the city’s main attractions, with the River boasting an impressive seven bridges in total!
As if all this wasn’t enough, don’t forget to visit China Town, Market Street, Mosley Street and the Quayside for a fantastic range of restaurants, cafes, pubs and bars. For the football fans, hop off at St. James’ Park for Newcastle United Football Club, Shearer’s Bar, Stadium Tours, and Leazes Park. This is just a snap-shot of amazing things to see and do in this fantastic city!
Don’t miss all the exciting things this city has to offer, with this amazing hop-on-hop-off bus tour!
No minimum height
No maximum height
No maximum weight
Outdoor - No
This experience is not suitable for spectators
Guide Dogs Only
No minimum age
Tour lasts 60 minutes
Tours depart every 60 minutes
Wheelchair access with manual ramp
Tyne and Wear,