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Hamilton Waterfront Trolley

47 Discovery Drive | Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 8K4, Canada
905-525-4498
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Ranked #4 of 16 Activities in Hamilton
Type: Trams
Traveler Description: A great experience for people of all ages and at $ 5.00 for adults and $ 3.00 for children 12 and under a great value . A wonderful way to experience... more »
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London, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Saw a lot of wildlife along the way. A lot of stops to get on and off at if you want to explore. Awesome that the stamp on your hand is good for all day. Was able to enjoy looking at things without having to drive. Able to people watch along the way. I would have liked a bit more... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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45 reviews 45 reviews
4 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Hamilton Waterfront Trolley is an inexpensive, relaxing, educational ride around Hamilton Waterfront. Tour is just over an hour and tells history of waterfront and points out places of interest you may not know about. Nice way to spend an afternoon or evening with friends or family then go to Williams for tea or coffee to end the visit of the... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The Waterfront Trolley ride takes about an hour . It travels along the bay shore and lets you see many different spices of birds as you travel along about 15 miles an hour. The parks and rail yards are on the south side of the trail and the Hamilton Harbor is on the North side.people also walk along this path... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

$5 is all you need to know about the waterfront. THe hour long trolley ride will take you all over the waterfront as the tour guide touches on some of the stories behind the various sites along the path. Kids liked it too. Just make sure you use the bathroom before the tour.

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Mississauga
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Cute little mobile tram which drives along the bike and walking waterfront trails giving superb views of the city and the bay. With stops along the way you can hop on and off and explore. A tour guide gives commentary along the trip sharing insight into the local points of interest. A must do at least once whether your a... More

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Ontario
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Took my two kids for a Sunday ride. It's a 12km trail along the waterfront and through many parks. It was a cheap way to entertain them for a few hours. We had lunch at Williams Cafe after. The lineup was huge and the wait was WAY too long. We almost got up and left.

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toronto canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Went last week as part of a senior bus tour from Toronto. Never seen the bay from this side and it came as a complete surprise. The ride was well worth the price of $5.00 The trail is a delight for cyclists and hikers and the tranquility of just the natural wilderness with no commercial intrusions only swans and other... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Loved the trolley tour the first year it began. We are so blessed here in Hamilton to have such a lovely waterfront to visit

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Hamilton, Canada
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65 reviews 65 reviews
10 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Very enjoyable. 75 minute tour of the waterfront, with a variety of of things to see. Don't expect a world-class city--its Hamilton. But for Hamiton, this is great!

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Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Leisurely narrated tour. I have taken it twice.It is a must do if in Hamilton. There is a free trolley from downtown Hamilton. See and learn things you would not get on foot.

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