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Alpine Coaches - Great Orme Tour

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Super and informative

We took this trip around the Great Orme as part of our holiday this week. We had planned to go and... read more

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60 year coach trip

forgot what it was like to ride in an old coach, as this was our mode of transport when I was a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
wayne w
Caldicot, United Kingdom
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Builder Street West, Llandudno LL30 1HH, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took this trip around the Great Orme as part of our holiday this week. We had planned to go and see if it was running as it's out of season at the moment, but we were happy it was and were surprise at how...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

forgot what it was like to ride in an old coach, as this was our mode of transport when I was a child, but the trip was excellent in every regard, the driver was a fountain of knowledge and the coach did not miss a...More

Thank wayne w
Reviewed 6 days ago

My partner and I have taken this tour every time we have visited Llandudno and we never get bored of it! It was great again this year and our tour guide, John, so so nice, interesting, and knowledgeable! It is a great tour and we...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our weeks holiday in Llandudno- it is an absolute must do. The trip takes about an hour and it’s a sit back and enjoy experience. The coach is so lovingly preserved and maintained it will have the bus...More

Thank Trevor T
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely old vintage bus takes you up and onto the Great Orme good value and great history of the copper mines and experience from the driver

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful unhurried tour around the Great Orme in a well preserved Leyland Tiger. John, our driver ensured a comfortable ride in a vehicle with no power steering and a "crash" gear box requiring double declutching and didn't "crash" it once. John delivered a detailed commentary...More

1  Thank Derek H
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We caught the bus by the pier old fashioned bus ,the trip was £6 well worth it our driver had so much knowledge about the area he drove slowly so we could see every thing ,stopped at the top for 10 mins we got off...More

1  Thank Rosieposy_13
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Loved the vintage coach trip. 1hour round the Orme and the weather was perfect. £6 well spent. The driver did commentary as he was driving . He was brilliant and so interesting. Stopped for coffee and photos at cafe halfway around. Beautiful views. Definitely recommend...More

Thank Val W
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

This tour is dirt cheap only £6. The bus driver was fantastic full of interesting historical information. The tour itself was beautiful seeing all the wonderful scenery. If you have an hour to spare please use it do this tour you will be glad you...More

Thank Xcri
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

You go around the Great Orme on Marine a Drive in a 1958 coach with no power steering, a crash gearbox; doors that have to be opened manually and no air conditioning and it is a superb tour. John the driver/guide knows the local history...More

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2 April 2018|
Response from ditto20 | Reviewed this property |
sorry don't know. We didn't see any one with a dog on our trip.
29 July 2016|
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Response from ian1509 | Reviewed this property |
In winter you get your tickets from the driver. On popular days would you get a seat if you turned up just in time? The bus and driver are there for about an hour before starting time.
5 April 2016|
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Response from PJSK | Reviewed this property |
No. It's a 1950s coach with steep steps and a narrow aisle. No wheelchair access.