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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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Harold is the best tour guide we've ever had

So, we got off our cruise and we were looking for a tour guide we lucked out and found Harold. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bubblebee2
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New York City, New York
One of the best tours of this cruise!!!!!!!!!!!!

What a tour, we had great driver and historian , who were really concerned we have a great tour,If... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
martinblacksheep
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Whiteville, North Carolina
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Barbour's General Store | 10 Market Square, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So, we got off our cruise and we were looking for a tour guide we lucked out and found Harold. It turns out this was an awesome deal. Harold is incredibly entertaining and everyone in my seven person group loved him including the ones who...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a tour, we had great driver and historian , who were really concerned we have a great tour,If you love history , and relaxing on a tour this is for you, more suited for people who love history .Love the stories on the titantic,...More

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Reviewed January 23, 2018

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 October 2, 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

2  Thank Dhon88
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Reviewed September 30, 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

3  Thank 1991KEB
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Reviewed September 30, 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 September 16, 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 July 11, 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

9  Thank track37
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Reviewed October 31, 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 September 10, 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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Doug K
February 12, 2017|
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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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