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The ultimate Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tour Experience puts you on our famous Double Decker Bus with a professional Licensed Battlefield Guide. Relive the Battle of Gettysburg, as told by the most knowledgeable historic storytellers in the area...more
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778 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2610
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Reviewed yesterday

This was my second time doing this tour and it was great both time. We sat on the upper level of the double decker bus (Beware! you are exposed to the elements!! It was 90 degrees and full sun the day we did our tour...More

Thank hwhi0218
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After driving around and walking through multiple cemeteries we decided to take the bus tour. This was an excellent decision, we rode in the comfort of the upper deck, listened to the guide through the provided headphones and learned much more than we could have...More

3  Thank hockey4gary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where do I start? Paid for a personal guide that drove my car. I had NOT bargained for him driving my car while digging in his bag of papers to find a photo or drawing he had made for us to see. Insisting we look...More

7  Thank MistyMtEstrelas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great tour. After two short hours we left feeling smarter and wanted more time to learn more. Our driver and tour guide were friendly and the guide was very knowledgeable.

Thank katyb299
GBT778, Director of Sales at Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the 5 star review. Glad you enjoyed the tour. The guides are very knowledgeable.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our first visit since 1982 (hubby's ancestors were a part of the 1th NJ Volunteers) so our heart is definitely there. Our tour was on time, interesting, and the best choice for us. We were never rushed and our guide certainly knew his...More

Thank jiggerb
GBT778, Director of Sales at Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. Glad you enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed June 5, 2018

This was my first time in Gettysburg. We chose this bus tour because it was close to our hotel, an easy walk...and the price was reasonable. Our guide gave us as good of a narrative tour as he could in the one and a half...More

5  Thank Keith R
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Went on the tour on a misty day. Did the double decker open air bus. Gave us rain ponchos. It misted the whole tour but had great time. Our driver was very knowledgeable. Would liked to have stopped at a few places but only stopped...More

2  Thank Diane S
GBT778, Director of Sales at Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Thanks for the 5 star review. Glad you enjoyed the tour. Only enough time to make the one stop with the information that we cover.

Reviewed May 31, 2018

Took a lot of family members on the store we thought our grandchildren would be bored seeing that they are ages 9 through 17 but they all love the tour we were amazed at all the information that is provided very good vacation day everyone...More

1  Thank wintermyrtlebeach
GBT778, Director of Sales at Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2018

Thanks for the great review. Glad everyone enjoyed the tour and their visit to Gettysburg. Tommy's Pizza is a local favorite and has been around for a long time.

Reviewed May 27, 2018

Our driver was extremely knowledgeable and interesting. We are so glad that we were able to tour Gettysburg and visualize a part of history. So many women lost their lives in the battle of Gettysburg. This is truly a place for Americans to see.

Thank Happy202049361
GBT778, Director of Sales at Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2018

Thanks for the 5 star review. Glad you enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed May 22, 2018

Took this tour on a beautiful sunny day! Awesome way to tour the battlefield. Our Guide/Driver Connie was superb, as well as Diana! The audio was interesting and Connies interjections were very knowledgeable. Great way to start your trip to Gettysburg! They just do it...More

1  Thank Evilgypsy
GBT778, Director of Sales at Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Thanks for the great review. Glad you enjoyed the tour.

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sydneytraveller223
June 25, 2018|
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Response from GBT778 | Property representative |
Our tours depart from Gettysburg, PA. We do not pick up in Washington, DC. You would have to rent a car and drive here yourself. You can call Gettysburg Group Reservations (800) 447-8788 to arrange transportation from DC... More
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teachin-n-az
April 23, 2017|
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No difference in the information covered. We have a Guided Double Decker Bus and a Licensed Guided Bus Tour (Enclosed Bus), they both have a guide and it depends on which bus you would prefer. Everyone gets earbuds on the... More
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jmoney12jb
February 22, 2017|
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The Audio Battlefield Bus Tour (prerecorded presentation) does stop at Little Round Top for 10 minutes and you are able to get off the bus and explore during those 10 minutes. However, the Guided Bus Tour depends on the... More
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