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Busy Blue Bus - Day Tours

Albany, Australia
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About Busy Blue Bus - Day Tours
Discover Albany, Denmark, Bremer Bay, Mt Barker and Esperance and the surrounding areas on board Busy Blue Bus Tours + Charters. We have a range of full day and half day tour options which depart daily, excluding Christmas Day. We are happy to tailor our itineraries to suit your group. Our experienced local guides will share their knowledge and enthusiasm for our Amazing South Coast and 'we'll show you more!'
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Mt Barker Grape Escape

Meander through back roads to taste outstanding wines from four award-winning wineries of the Mt Barker sub-region of the Great Southern, grown in cool climate and nestled next door to national parks.  Our Busy Blue Bus guide will take care of the skipper duties, whilst you take pleasure in tastings from award-winning cellar doors. Share a platter lunch of local produce. Take part in a private guided winery tour and journey through a cool, clean, natural environment that creates hallmark wines. ‘Magical and memorable!’
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6 hours 30 minutes
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from $129.15

The Gap and Natural Wonders

Head to Torndirrup National Park, just south of Albany across Princess Royal Harbour, on this tour that features some of the natural attractions of Western Australia's southern coast. You'll have the chance to take in a 360-degree view of the ocean and rugged shoreline from the summit of Stony Hill, admire native bush scenery, and see the Gap and Natural Bridge, where waves crash against granite walls.
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3 hours 30 minutes
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from $74.48

Albany History and Highlights Tour

Discover the National ANZAC Centre and Heritage Park on this guided half-day tour in Albany. Wander through the city’s historic area and the 260-hectare parkland reserve, including stops at Middleton Beach, Mount Clarence, and the Padre White Lookout. At the National ANZAC Centre, learn about Albany’s role as part of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC). The tour also includes a visit to Patrick Taylor Cottage, Albany Convict Gaol, and the Brig Amity.
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3 hours 30 minutes
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from $95.67

Albany's Whale Story

Explore Albany’s historic whaling station, Discovery Bay, on this guided half-day tour. Head out to Discovery Bay where you’ll learn about Australia’s whaling history: climb aboard a whale chaser, view artifact galleries, and see enormous whale skeletons. On the trip back, travel through the native bushland of Torndirrup National Park and visit the Gap and the Natural Bridge.
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3 hours 30 minutes
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from $95.67

Taste of the Great Southern

Taste a lot more than wine on this full-day tasting tour of Denmark, Western Australia’s creative, coastal hamlet. The range of local food products on the tasting menu set this tour apart—there’s everything from desserts to wine to cheeses. Plus, your tour includes whiskey tastings and lunch at a local restaurant.
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6 hours 30 minutes
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from $129.15
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Caught the blue bus from Albany to Bremer Bay and back. Didn't expect the driver to inform us about interesting facts as we went along. Really added to the whole experience. Learnt heaps. Thanks, Lawrence.More

Date of experience: February 2020
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bbbtourmanager, Tour Manager at Busy Blue Bus - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Buta2013 Thank you for your kind feedback regarding our driver Lawrence. We strive to ensure every customer leaves our tours with some extra knowledge and a smile on their face. Our drivers are all passionate locals, who love to share their stories. We hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour began in town and at a leisurely pace to several gorgeous white sanded, sparkling aquamarine beaches on the way ro the old whaling station. The shells in the old whaling station museum were beautiful, in perfect condition and displayed to their very best...More

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Date of experience: January 2020
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bbbtourmanager, Tour Manager at Busy Blue Bus - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi fiha505 Thank you for your glowing review of our Albany's Whale Story tour and lovely tour guide. We are very happy you enjoyed your tour with us and hope to see you again sometime on The Amazing South Coast.

Reviewed December 12, 2019

Poor customer service and refuse to address the issues when raised. Dismissive of customer issues. Disappointed with the service or lack there of.More

Date of experience: October 2019
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bbbtourmanager, Owner at Busy Blue Bus - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate your feedback again. We have already responded to your comments initially over the phone followed by emails (from both yourself and your partner), text messages and Facebook review. We regard customer feedback as critical to our opportunity to improve. In our communications we...More

Reviewed December 7, 2019

We'd driven out to Frenchman Bay to look at the whaling museum, and en route back to Albany we turned off to visit the Gap and the Natural Bridge. There was a bit of wind - not enough to make us lean into it or...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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bbbtourmanager, Tour Manager at Busy Blue Bus - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi BPinOz Thank you for your review of our Gap + Natural Wonders tour. We are so fortunate to be surrounded by such incredible natural beauty here on the Amazing South Coast. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us at Busy Blue...More

Reviewed December 7, 2019

We were the only people on the tour that afternoon, and Lawrence collected us from our accommodation. His local knowledge (and, by the sound of it, extensive local connections) made the tour fascinating and very informative, with some behind-the-scenes insights that don't usually crop up...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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bbbtourmanager, Tour Manager at Busy Blue Bus - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi BPinOz We are so glad you enjoyed your afternoon with our fantastic tour guide Lawrence. We strive to provide authentic experiences with authentic local guides, we are so pleased you were able to experience this while you visited our lovely region of the world.

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Webster146
January 20, 2019|
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Response from BusyBlueBus | Property representative |
Hi Webster14, on cruise ship days we have a different offering to our standard tours and unfortunately for the time frame you are in Albany, there would not be time to do both tours in the one day. I believe you are... More
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dsgWakefield
June 16, 2018|
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Response from BusyBlueBus | Property representative |
Yes, that's exactly how it works! At the Town Square there are ticket vendors for a variety of experiences and you can purchase your tour ticket on the day. We look forward to seeing you in Albany.
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c0c0kira
January 20, 2017|
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Response from BusyBlueBus | Property representative |
Hi Jolanta, Looking forward to seeing you on the 15th of Feb and hope all the information I have sent you by email has been helpful. As mentioned we will have the Hop On Hop Off City Circuit Bus that offers a great... More
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