City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

See all the main local landmarks

The Bournemouth City Sightseeing guides you through the many major iconic landmarks and attractions which reveals the city’s colourful history for a truly, memorable experience.

The hop on hop off ticket allows you to indulge yourself in this top destination.  Choose a recorded multi-lingual commentary or a live commentary delivered by entertaining and knowledgeable guides.  You’ll learn many interesting facts on your sightseeing voyage of discovery. With the Bournemouth City Sightseeing you have the opportunity to see and explore: Bournemouth Beach, Alum Chine and East Cliff Lift Railway among many other places of interest. The panoramic views onboard your City Sightseeing Tour are exceptional - so be guided, entertained and visit Bournemouth, UK  at your leisure.

The full loop takes 90 minutes.

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The route starts near Bournemouth Pier and Hot Rocks. The Oceanarium is located here, and it is one of the town’s top attractions. Hop-off at Bus Stop 2 to do your shopping at The Bournemouth Square, the actual very centre of the town. The three main shopping roads, Westover Road, Commercial Road, and Old Christchurch Road converge there. And right next to that, do not miss the local Balloon, an extravagant local attraction. Take a stroll around Branksome Chine, and enjoy the view of the sea at Bus Stop 5. Enjoy the sight of the prettiest village as you pass on the double-deckers by Canford Cliffs, or hop off to get to Compton Acres, a sub-tropical garden offering astonishing views.

City Sightseeing Bournemouth also takes you to Sandsbank, the upper-end area teaming with the most expensive houses in England and surrounded by the most popular naturist beaches. Hop on and off at Bus Stops 7-8 & 9 to get to see it all! And if you feel curious about the name of the area, hop-off at Lilliput, but do not be disappointed when you fail to find little people around. Get some tranquillity by strolling around the city hall at Bus Stops 7 through 15, while you check-out Poole Old Town and Quay. Before you go, hop-off at The Triangle, well known as the focal point for the local LGBT community, the area has a number or quirky shops and venues appealing and very welcoming to broad-minded visitors. The exclusive red buses are always around the corner waiting to take you to amazing places! Book your ticket online and start planning your itinerary today.

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  • Bus stop near hot rocks
  • Bournemouth
  • Dorset
  • BH2 5AA