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  • Liverpool: Official Peaky Blinders Half-Day Tour

    1. Liverpool: Official Peaky Blinders Half-Day Tour

    Enjoy a bus tour that immerses you into the world of Peaky Blinders in the city of Liverpool. You'll get to visit over 10 locations from the show, get behind-the-scenes information and get a fully guided tour of Liverpool. Along the way you'll hear fascinating stories about the show as well as the real life Peaky Blinders upon whom the show was based. This guided bus tour is a 4-hour excursion starting and finishing in Liverpool city center but which also takes in sites in the Wirral, Port Ellesmere and along the River Mersey. The tour is for fans of the Peaky Blinders TV show who want to take the next step and get a little bit closer to the world of Tommy, Arthur, Polly and the dark underworld in which they inhabit. This innovative coach tour is guided by a local expert with years of experience in leading groups. You'll be entertained, fascinated and enjoy a trip that will take you b...

    Simply excellent from beginning to end. Gary our guide was and is simply too good for his job. A very engaging individual who tells not the only the secrets of peaky blinders but also Liverpool itself. I would definitely recommend this tour to everyone who loves the peaky blinders

  • From Liverpool: Lake District Sightseeing Adventure Day Trip

    2. From Liverpool: Lake District Sightseeing Adventure Day Trip

    The tour departs from Liverpool and drives out of the city into the luscious surrounding countryside. Admire the views as you travel to the UK’s largest national park, the Lake District, stopping at the underground Rheged Discovery Center along the way. During the partially narrated 2-hour journey to the Lake District, the tour also stops by the famous Castlerigg Neolithic Stone Circle where you can feel ancient mythical energy flowing around you. Continue onto Grasmere Village, which boasts an array of beautiful 19th-century architecture, as well as the grave of well-known poet William Wordsworth. Afterwards, let your nose lead the way to Sarah Nelson’s Gingerbread Shop, where you can taste a selection of traditional sweet treats from the region. After you’ve filled up on gingerbread, it’s time to explore the national park and navigate through the Langdales, also known as "Little Swit...

    The tour was amazing and our guide frank was amazing also he told us a lot of awesome stories about the places we visited and he drove like a champion on the narrow roads on the mountains he is a very professional guide who loves his job and do it in a very high standards Will book another tours with busybus

  • From Liverpool: Full-Day Yorkshire Sightseeing Adventure

    3. From Liverpool: Full-Day Yorkshire Sightseeing Adventure

    Get a taste of Yorkshire on a full-day minibus tour from Liverpool. Explore the county's history and cuisine, admire feats of Victorian engineering, and see the picturesque Hardraw Force waterfall. After a partially-narrated 2-hour journey, arrive in Haworth to discover the stories of the Bronte Sisters — Anne, Charlotte, and Emily. From there, head to the stunning limestone feature of Malham Cove, formed by melt-water from glaciers over 12,000 years ago. See the impressive Ribblehead Viaduct, a masterpiece of 19th-century engineering, and take a stroll to get a closer look at its 1.5 million bricks. A stop at the must-visit Wensleydale Creamery follows. Sample some of its famous cheeses, made originally by Cistercian Monks. Next, visit the pretty village of Hawes, a honeypot boasting shops, cafes, pubs, and locals sipping John Smith's while munching a Yorkshire Pudding. Once you have ...

    I have enjoyed a lot and met new people who were marvellous. By the way the tour guide was amazing and gave us so precious information which it couldn’t be found any books, huuuugee Thanks to him, Frank.

  • Liverpool: Peaky Blinders Full-Day Tour with Arley Hall

    4. Liverpool: Peaky Blinders Full-Day Tour with Arley Hall

    The award winning TV crime drama Peaky Blinders follows the exploits of the Shelby family, better known as the Peaky Blinders gang. The first series of the show is set in Birmingham in 1919, shortly after World War I, and has primarily been filmed in Liverpool, and various other locations throughout the North West of England. Departing from Liverpool, the day tour will visit sites in Port Ellesmere, Cheshire, and Manchester. Explore iconic film locations used in all 5 seasons of the show. Fans will have the opportunity to see the settings up close, and hear anecdotes about the making of the show. On an 8-hour guided bus tour, delve into the history of the real Peaky Blinders, learn about the locations used in North West England, and explore Tommy’s stately home from season 3. You will visit more than 10 locations which featured numerous scenes in the show, and may be surprised to find ...

    Really good tour, tour guides were brilliant. Got a lot of insight into the show. Made me want to watch the series again.

  • From Liverpool: North Wales Adventure Sightseeing Day Trip

    5. From Liverpool: North Wales Adventure Sightseeing Day Trip

    Leave the music city of Liverpooland travel to Wales on a 90-minute, fully-narrated journey arriving at Llandudno. Visit the 12th century hidden chapel of St. Tudno on the Great Orme. Next is the walled town of Conwy, constructed in 1283 with a fabulous 3/4-mile wall circuit. Go inside Conwy Castle (not included), a gritty, dark-stoned fortress built by James of St. George in partnership with Frenchman Richard The Engineer. Afterwards, head to Snowdonia National Park using carefully-selected, off-the-beaten-track routes with a stop at the so-called “capital of North Wales,” Betws-Y-Coed prayer house in the woods. Finally, take the unique opportunity to experience the Pontcysyllte Canal Aqueduct, built by Sir Thomas Telford between 1795 and 1805. Prepare to be entertained and informed by your experienced guide and driver along the way.

    I did the North Wales tour last 22/09/2021. Our tour guide/driver Shelly was fantastic, witty and quite knowledgeable about the places we've been - She gave us enough time to enjoy all our stops and even suggested where to eat or find lovely souvenirs. Itineraries are all lovely and absolutely enjoyed every minute! Thanks again Shelly for the wonderful tour!

  • Liverpool and The Beatles Day Tour from London

    6. Liverpool and The Beatles Day Tour from London

    Arriving at Liverpool Lime Street, you'll have time to explore this Victorian City - stroll along the world-famous waterfront admiring the stunningly refurbished Albert Dock Complex. These beautifully restored dock warehouses are now home to a dazzling collection of bars, cafes, restaurants, shops and other unique attractions. Your tour includes tickets to The Beatles Story, where you can experience the most sensational story the pop world has ever known! In the afternoon your 'Magical Mystery Tour' is waiting to take you away! This 2-hour tour takes you around all the landmarks in the lives of the Fab Four, including their homes, schools, birthplaces, Penny Lane, Strawberry Fields and many other significant spots. Ends at the famous Cavern Club.

    I loved being able to take the trip independently, but have everything prearranged for me.

  • From Liverpool: Lake District Tour

    7. From Liverpool: Lake District Tour

    You will start the Lake District tour at the medieval village of Hawkshead, famous for its connection with Beatrix Potter and William Wordsworth. You will have time here to explore the cobbled alleys and get something to eat, from shops to cafe's, galleries and so much more. It's a beautiful village and a highlight of the tour. William Wordsworth's old Grammar School can also be found here, along with St Michael and All Angels Church which overlooks the village of Hawkshead. Enjoy the scenic views of the Lake District. Make your way back to Coniston, famous for its links with Arthur Ransome, John Ruskin and the Bluebird Water Speed record. Take in the stunning scenery and look out for Brantwood, the former home of social reformer and art critic John Ruskin. As your Lake District tour comes to an end, you will then continue your journey back to Liverpool.

    It was a really great tour from start to finish.Tour guide/driver was well organized and very informative.

  • From Liverpool: North Wales Sightseeing Tour Shore Excursion

    8. From Liverpool: North Wales Sightseeing Tour Shore Excursion

    Travel in air-conditioned comfort from Liverpool's Port passing under your ship as you cross the Mersey River. This fully narrated day tour will travel through the area known as the Wirral before cutting across the border into Wales where you will see your first glimpse of a castle or two as you make your way to Conwy. Arriving in Conwy, you will have free time to explore this beautiful and popular town, maybe go into the castle and listen out for the voices of those past in the narrow stairways that lead up to the top of the turrets. Or take a walk on the towns defensive wall to get another view of one of the finest examples of a Medieval Castle anywhere in the world. Moving on, head into the National Park known as Snowdonia where you can stretch your legs and build up an appetite for lunch as you walk into the Valley. Maybe even take a short hike up to where the water cascade over the...

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What people are saying about Liverpool

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 91 reviews

I had a great time on my day trip to North Wales in September 2021. Our guide was great, and I loved all the stops! It was so beautiful and we got to see a lot in just one day. I felt like I had a good amount of time at each spot we visited, but now I'd love to come back and see more of Wales! The trip felt like really good value for the money. The minibus was comfortable and there were a number of single seats so as a solo traveler I was happy that I didn't have to sit next to anyone :) I booked as part of a visit to Liverpool and would absolutely recommend the day trip for anyone wanting to see a bit of nature and some towns in Wales without too much time or their own car.

An unforgettable journey visiting the North Wales. The itinerary is well organised. The beautiful scenic spots of nature, historical site are impressive. Most of all we have Adrian be our guide / driver. The wonderful song “Ferry cross the Mersey” was played when we were crossing the Mersey River Tunnel that kicked off the day’s journey. What a wonderful arrangement! Adrian is knowledgeable, humorous and finds various ways to interact with group members, and he cares about the needs of group members. Will recommend this trip to my friends.

The tour was amazing and our guide frank was amazing also he told us a lot of awesome stories about the places we visited and he drove like a champion on the narrow roads on the mountains he is a very professional guide who loves his job and do it in a very high standards Will book another tours with busybus

Simply excellent from beginning to end. Gary our guide was and is simply too good for his job. A very engaging individual who tells not the only the secrets of peaky blinders but also Liverpool itself. I would definitely recommend this tour to everyone who loves the peaky blinders

Great tour with Gary Friday on a Saturday brilliantly very knowledgable remembers everyone’s names .Him and the driver have great banter makes the tour so enjoyable would recommend to anyone learn a lot about Liverpool also.