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City Tour of Historic Saint John - Saint John Transit

City Tour of Historic Saint John - Saint John Transit
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Barbour's General Store | 10 Market Square, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Had an educational and informative tour by 1 of the best tour guide Harold. Excellent job Harold. From the Canadian girls of Toronto and Montreal

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ameldreana
Reviewed October 27, 2018

Very much enjoyed the tour by the local bus company. It is a better value than the “corporate” tours and the $ goes into the local economy. The drive was beautiful and the guide very personable, local and charming!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Willene M
Reviewed July 7, 2018

This tour was fantastic! Our guide Paul, a retired city bus driver, narrated this two hour tour with extensive knowledge and humor. We stopped at the Farmers Market, the Reversing Falls and a view from the hilltop at the top of the city where we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Roseanne N
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We decided to try this tour when we arrived in Saint Johns on our cruise. We knew about this tour prior to our cruise from reading it here. Our driver was great and very knowledgeable about his home city. We stopped at the reversing falls...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KEKAdventure
Reviewed June 10, 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
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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

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank rj64
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

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Dhon88
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

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank 1991KEB
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

Date of experience: September 2017
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Response from KEKAdventure | Reviewed this property |
I found this tour on YouTube on someone travel blog. It’s a decent tour for the price. It’s offered by the city and much cheaper than the shore excursions. If you’re in a big group, renting a car is a better option because... More
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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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