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City Sightseeing Brighton

Grand Junction Road | Opposite Coach Station, Brighton, England
+44 7976 448282
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Poor quality buses.

Went on the city tour last week. We have always used the City Sightseeing brand in cities... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Douglas19Ed
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
What happened to the commentary?

We went on this about 8 years ago where the commentary was entertaining informative full of real... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marc M
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Visit one of the south-coast's most vibrant and popular resorts with something to entertain the whole family in Brighton. Sightseeing in this extravagant city will certainly reveal all the things to do and places to go from the striking Royal Pavilion, Regency architecture and bohemian shopping district to the famous Brighton Pier, Sea Life Centre and pebble beach. Tours depart hourly from each of the 12 stops starting from 10:00 at Brighton Pier. You can purchase a 1 or 2 day ticket which will give you all travel on our tours as well as on the entire network of Brighton & Hove Bus services are far reaching as Seven Sisters and Eastbourne, Lewes and Tunbridge Wells, and Shoreham-by-Sea and Steyning. Discounts are available with your bus ticket for entry to some of the top attractions and at local restaurants. Our crack team of tour drivers will help you to take full advantage of your time in Brighton. We look forward to seeing you soon. Call the above number for group bookings.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Grand Junction Road | Opposite Coach Station, Brighton, England
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+44 7976 448282
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went on the city tour last week. We have always used the City Sightseeing brand in cities throughout Europe - Lisbon, Athens, Berlin, Prague, Budapest, Copenhagen, Edinburgh & Nice. We were on the first tour of the day - only one other person on board....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on this about 8 years ago where the commentary was entertaining informative full of real stories music effects and using known voices of real actors. Now it’s over priced, very poor and misses out lots of what was originally portrayed! It’s a no...More

Thank Marc M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the city tour and the coastal tour. Very informative. Great way to spend the afternoon. If we had more time, we would have done the country tour also.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were on holiday in the area and decided this would be a good idea to see the sights and learn some of the history....which turned out to be worthwhile and interesting, however........we planned our day out the day before purchasing tickets online, email delivered...More

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Lynne C, Manager at City Sightseeing Brighton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write. We’re glad you enjoyed our tours. Unfortunately, it’s the online third party sellers who insist on the paper copy for administration and accounts. City Sightseeing Worldwide are working on a solution but until then a paper copy...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Went on the two new tours they've launched this year, to Devils Dyke, and to Saltdean. The commentary was very interesting, and as a Brighton resident, taught me a lot about the city I love, and showed me places I never would have thought of...More

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Lynne C, Manager at City Sightseeing Brighton, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Thank you Sam for your wonderful review of our new tours. We are very happy to provide travellers with an informative and entertaining time with us. Even more so if we are to impress a local! ;) I will pass on your comments to Kevin...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Headphone tour. Out of sinc when hits traffic/lights. Brighton - not exactly anything much to see......houses and random streets. It's not Bath or London. Not a tour, nor a great need for a hop on/off bus, and retail centre is compact enough not to need...More

Thank Tim H
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Lynne C, Manager at City Sightseeing Brighton, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Hello Tim, I'm sorry to hear you've had a bad experience with us. Your issues are quite vague but if I understand correctly, if you are referring to some of the longer stories about a particular area or attraction, we like to start the commentary...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We went on a sunny day. The woman that was driving the bus was lovely. I would recommend this for anybody who wants to see Brighton and learn about the history there.

Thank Sigrún J
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

In addition to three different sightseeing routes the ticket is valid on all Brighton and Hove buses. The city route follows the shoreline/promenade for quite a bit. The only drawback is that the tour runs hourly, but since it is possible to use the regular...More

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Lynne C, Manager at City Sightseeing Brighton, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you Eva for reviewing our tours. We're glad you enjoyed yourself with us. You mention our 3 routes from the brochure however for those who are reading this, the Green and Blue routes commence on 17th June for 3 months. 3 routes for the...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

This was a brilliant tour and got to know a lot about Brighton. The driver was lovely and was very helpful we went to sit down and he brought our tickets up to us! I would definitely recommend!!

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Lynne C, Manager at City Sightseeing Brighton, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. Joe will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed his tour. We can't wait to show everyone our new tours starting 17th June. Hopefully, we will see you here in Brighton again.

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

A wet day in Brighton was brightened by a very informative and interesting tour on the bus driven by Lynn. My friend and I purchased a 24 hour ticket and hopped on and off at sights we wished to visit, we were informed of the...More

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Kelly C
28 July 2018|
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Response from Lynne C | Property representative |
Hi Kelly, Jason is correct. We can fit 3 pushchairs if necessary on our buses. Regards Lynne
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