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Hop On Hop Off Day Tours

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Address: Eastbourne, England

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Cooling off

Paid £7.50 each for this 45 minute tour .It was roasting hot so we decided to take the tour to Beachy Head to cool off.We have been on a trip there before but this was so much... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2016
Alice D
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Paid £7.50 each for this 45 minute tour .It was roasting hot so we decided to take the tour to Beachy Head to cool off.We have been on a trip there before but this was so much better.We went up the top deck open air seats.There is a running commentary starting from as soon as the bus starts off.You can... More 

Thank Alice D
Belfast, United Kingdom
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363 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

The tour only goes along sea front then up into the South Downs, stopping off at several places, the two most popular being Beachy Head and Birling Gap. In truth, there seem to be few sights of interest in the town, though the commentary did its best. Beachy Head was great.

Thank MadDocNI
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the tour, fantastic views and good commentary. The tour last about 40 minutes plus the ticket is valid for two days. Would recommend if visiting Eastbourne.

Thank David S
Bondi, Australia
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

This tour is hard to get to using public transport with a long walk from the station to the tour starting point at the pier The tour itself - Unless you actually get off the bus and walk up the hill to the cliff face you cannot see much For older people or people with a disability this tour is... More 

1 Thank Judy H
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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I've been on the open top bus tour about 3 times now and never been fortunate with the weather, it can be very windy! You can get on and off at any stop and your ticket is valid for 2 days. The tour is just of Eastbourne but it takes you up to beachy head and around the surrounding landscape.... More 

Thank Amy S
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I can remember my childhood holidays in Eastbourne when the open top buses were fantastic fun for kids. These modern bus tours really bring back the childhood memories. My wife and I love the views and have done this trip many times. We can probably recite the recorded commentary now. The fact that this is a hop on hop off... More 

Thank Don T
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

at £10 a throw this Hop on hop off bus represents poor value for money. it only covers the western end of the resort and lasts 45 minutes. it shoud be extended to cover the western part of the resort including the Marina

2 Thank SylviaPlusJohn
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

We thought this tour which was only 45 minute long at £10 a person was poor vale for money yes it did cover two days but thee was not enough to see for both days. It wold be better if they offered the option of a one day ticket for say £6. It was nice to see Beachy Head and... More 

1 Thank DorothyandEdward
East Sussex, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Used this for the first time today, tempted only by the £10 ticket basically lasting for 2 days. Was very pleasantly surprised though, and had a really good day out. The buses are old, with steep stairs to top deck, where you will get windswept, but that's part of the fun. Buses were clean and tidy. Good driving. Frendly drivers.... More 

1 Thank HFbythesea
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3 reviews
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I don't drive but really wanted to go up to Beachy head and had seen there was a city trip bus. With the ticket being valid for basically two days this seemed like a good idea and the £10 price tag seemed pretty good too. As it happened I ended up going round four times in total! The half hourly... More 

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