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City Tour of Historic Saint John - Saint John Transit

Barbour's General Store | 10 Market Square, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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Good economical tour of the area. When cruises are in town buses fun frequently. Just go down the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
rj64
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Saugerties
St. John’s N.B.

Recently visited St. John N.B. On a cruise. Unless you are a Titanic freak you can skip St. John... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Dhon88
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Anthem, Arizona
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Barbour's General Store | 10 Market Square, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good economical tour of the area. When cruises are in town buses fun frequently. Just go down the street on your left make sure you are in the right line. Our driver was a regular city driver so he was very knowledgeable. Stops were short...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Recently visited St. John N.B. On a cruise. Unless you are a Titanic freak you can skip St. John and stay on the ship. Nothing to offer except 3 cemeteries where passengers from the Titanic were buried. That being said, the town was clean and...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

We had a very interesting ride through Saint John. The tour guide was so informative about the whole city including the St. John's river which flows in two directions. We learned about the riches family and saw his home and some of his businesses. We...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

The city transit tour is a great deal. You go to all the same places as the high priced tours for about half the cost. No reservations needed just walk down the street until you see the little sign on the sidewalk.The tour is on...More

2  Thank anita l
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is a great tour of this beautiful historic city. I find it reward even though I live in Saint John.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Boy, are we glad that we spent our day in St. John on the Saint John Transit City Tour of Historic Saint John. We were on a cruise and only had 8 hours to explore St. John. The price of the tour was inexpensive ($25.00),...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had not planned to do anything in St John but a local suggested this tour to us and it was great. Paul was our bus driver and he was very friendly and knowledgeable about this lovely city. He showed us alot of sights including...More

3  Thank tettertotter
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

We waked away from the cruise area and started walking towards town and discovered a city bus with a city employee giving a 2 hour tour for $20 a person. We quickly filled up with other cruisers and off we went. Paul our driver was...More

2  Thank Landa M
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

If you ever intend on going anywhere make sure to show up atleast 20 minutes early prior to the scheduled times. The drivers drive on there own schedules and will absolutely shave 10 minutes off there root if it means they can get a smoke...More

2  Thank colin s
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

Thank you Paul! This is an inexpensive delight in a city filled with history, shopping, food and natural beauty. We easily found the bus a short walk from the pier and were welcomed by a great host. Price was only $20 per person and the...More

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Doug K
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Response from tettertotter | Reviewed this property |
We did the tour on Our Oct 22 cruise so they should be running for your cruise. There really is no signage til you almost get to the pickup point. But if you walk into the building at the port that is selling stuff,they... More
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