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Brisbane Insights

33 reviews
About Brisbane Insights
The Brisbane Insights Tour is a comprehensive and interesting walking tour of all Brisbane's city landmarks, historical places of interest, hidden laneways and secret and alternative stories. Prepare to be entertained and informed about Australia's coolest and most underrated city; covering Brisbane's brutal, rebellious and often funny history. From its origins as a cruel, torturous penal colony through to its recent corrupt politics, Brisbane's history is as underrated as its weather is glorious. Along the way learn about Australian-Aboriginal relations, check out the edgy hidden street art, see all the heritage buildings and architecture, discover Brisbane's rich literary and musical icons, the intriguing communist and alternative landmarks, World War 2 heritage, churches, haunted sites as well as all the famous inner-city landmarks. We guarantee you'll leave the tour with a new found appreciation of "Brisvegas":)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Brisbane City Sights Walking Tour
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US$29.32 per adult
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Johnny's tour is the best tour I've ever had the pleasure of going on. I am a new local to Brisbane and as I was the only booking for that day, Johnny was nice enough to show me the sights that would be most helpful...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rach1976
jonnyPrague, Manager at Brisbane Insights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks Rach! The pleasure was all mine and I really hope you enjoy our sunny River City! Thank-you!

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Great intro to Brisbane Jonny tour guide arrived punctual as planned our flight was delayed so arrived late but tour still went ahead with arranged times on same day very informative and friendly thanks again Jonny

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ian M
jonnyPrague, Manager at Brisbane Insights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks Ian! It was my absolute pleasure to take you and your family and friends around Brisbane! Thank you!

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I waited and waited for my tour guide to show up, and nothing! Wasted my morning. Only in Brisbane for a short time and really wanted to get the most out of it. Hope I'll be able to get a refund for the $40 I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Alta V
jonnyPrague, Manager at Brisbane Insights, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Alta, On behalf of Brisbane Insights Tours, we apologise for leaving you waiting at the meeting point. Our guide was ill and rang Trip Advisor experiences. Unfortunately, we couldn't notify you in time. We are just as disappointed as you that your morning in...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018

I recently visited Brisbane for the first time and decided to book a walking tour of the city to learn about the history and see the landmarks. Since I was the only booking for that day, the tour guide, Jonathan, gave me a private tour...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

I really enjoyed the tour given by Jonny. He was thorough and hit all the main sites. He also did not rush me. He knows the city well and was able to recommend great restaurants and other places to visit. Overall, this tour is great...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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jonnyPrague, Manager at Brisbane Insights, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thanks Madison! It was great showing you around the city and to hear about your travels! You are always welcome in Brisbane!

Reviewed 5 August 2017

Johnny gives you a delightful dive into this great city. We did the tour after a river cruise seeing the usual sights. This tour provides history, insight and makes you feel like an insider. Quirky, and entertaining details. Nice touch carrying an IPad to show...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank eschindler
jonnyPrague, Owner at Brisbane Insights, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Thanks Eric! It was a pleasure showing both of you around Brisbane! :)

Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

The driver/tour guide was able to give a very informative tour on an air conditioned bus. He gave comical stories and interesting statistics, we also stopped for photo opportunities.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank johngA7548MX
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We have been on a couple of walking tours during our travels but I don't think we have ever come across a guide as well researched and knowledgable as Jonny! He gave a history not just for Brisbane but for Australia as a whole, which...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank P4892EBmelaniep
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Great tour with a awesome guide. Can tell that Johnny (the tour guide) is really passionate about his work, great deal of knowledge about Australian history and the local history of Briabane. Not just historical facts, but also a lot of fun facts on the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This is definitely the best option for a Brisbane City tour! Johnny is one of the best tour guides we've ever had (among several tours so far): he is very passionate, we can tell that he prepares his tours very thoroughly, and we really appreciated...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Rodrigo B
jonnyPrague, Owner at Brisbane Insights, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thanks Rodrigo! I really enjoyed your company on the tour-please come back soon amigo :D

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12 November 2016|
Response from jonnyPrague | Property representative |
Hi! Thanks for your enquiry! I can't guarantee that the tours will still be running by February; but you're welcome to book by going to the "brisbeat" web site (search in google) and click on 'register' at the bottom of the... More