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Liverpool Do The Double: River Cruise and Open Top City Sightseeing Bus Tour Combination Ticket

Highlights
  • See Liverpool’s highlights from land and water in one day
  • Combine a hop-on hop-off bus and Mersey boat tour
  • Learn every side of the city’s history via both bus and boat commentary
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Liverpool Do The Double: River Cruise and Open Top City Sightseeing Bus Tour Combination Ticket
From US$22.30
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Liverpool Do The Double: River Cruise and Open Top City Sightseeing Bus Tour Combination Ticket
From US$22.30
Overview
Sightseeing in Liverpool isn’t just about viewing the sights on land, it’s also about admiring the UNESCO-listed waterfront from the River Mersey. This tour lets you do both and more with a hop-on hop-off double-decker tour, a Mersey cruise to see the skyline from the water, and an admission ticket to Woodside’s U-Boat Story Museum. Ideal for first-timers and anyone seeking a hassle-free overview of the city with background on the sights.
What to Expect
River Explorer Cruise (50-minute loop):
Board your River Explorer ferry at River Mersey’s Pier Head. The boats run hourly between 10am and 4pm.

Cruise by the UNESCO-protected waterfront, passing the Royal Liver Building and Albert Dock, and learn about Liverpool’s history from the information zones and commentary. Hear about The Beatles ‘Riverboat Shuffle’ gigs of the 1960s.

Hop off at the Seacombe, Wirral, or Woodside stops, and opt to use your included admission ticket to Woodside’s U-Boat Story Museum to learn about Germany’s World War II U-boats

City Explorer Bus Hop-On Hop-Off Tour:
At Pier Head, use your 24-hour pass to board the open-top City Explorer double-decker bus, and enjoy a sightseeing drive around attractions such asthe Cavern Quarter and Albert Dock.

Disembark at any stop to explore independently, or stay aboard for the full loop, listening to the onboard commentary. See the Itinerary for listed stops. Buses run every 30 minutes.
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Reviewed yesterday
PERFECT QUICK TOUR

This was a great tour highlighting all the must-see attractions, especially if you are on a very tight schedule. We were only in Liverpool for two days, so we were able to see all the highlights in a relatively short amount of time. Can't wait...More

Thank Judy C
MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thanks for the great review Judy as you say , the Do the Double is the perfect way to see all the city attractions as well as take a trip on the river. We look forward to seeing you back again one day.

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bus Tour wonderful, Ferry tour couldn't hear a thing.

Bus, live guide was Pat. Wonderful. Interesting, entertaining, friendly. Felt like I was listening to a good friend tell me about her home town. Lovely lady and a real asset to the tour. Worth every penny and would go again. Sadly the ferry commentary was...More

2  Thank Mdjf9
Reviewed 1 week ago
Brilliant views of the Liverpool skyline

Has a fantastic trip which included the U-Boat museum at Birkenhead and the open deck bus tour. The weather on Wednesday 6th June when we travelled was fantastic. We were on the first trip of the day whilst the boat was relatively empty. It got...More

2  Thank Clive H
MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the brilliant review Clive it sounds like you had a lovely trip on the Ferry and your Do the Double ticket. We hope you come back and visit us again one day.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Worth every penny

We went on the short cruise on the Mersey which was enjoyable and informative. Some of the deck crew were a bit rude and grumpy.

2  Thank cooperanthony
MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are glad you enjoyed your river cruise.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Two great trips - worth doing when visiting Liverpool

Our Driver was Allan and our Tour Bus Guide was Finleydid t. Finley ensured we had a good laugh on the Bus with his funny anecdotes. He was also really knowledgeable and ensured that we did'nt miss anything whilst on our Tour. We were lucky...More

1  Thank FjordGal
MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review we are glad you enjoyed your Do the Double ticket for the Ferry and the bus. We will pass on your compliments to Allan and Finley - it is always nice for them to get a mention. We are...More

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jan_oroville
13 June 2018|
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Response from S T | Reviewed this property |
Hop on a bus or taxi into city centre or to Albert Dock, it’s close and easy, no worries.
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Debbie T
23 May 2018|
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Response from BRIAN H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Debbie. Sorry cannot really help. I believe there are 2 main bus tours. The yellow bus and the red bus. We did the tour with City Explorer, the yellow bus. There were also tours on a red bus but as we did not go on that... More
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evanstravellers
3 May 2018|
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Response from lilyvictoria59 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - and I believe you can pick up the bus at any of the stops.
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