Bristol Discovery Sightseeing Hop-on hop-off bus tour

Hop on board our open-top tour buses which showcase the best of Bristol! With 14 stops along the route you can hop off an explore the many parks, attractions, restaurants and family friendly venues.

from £ 15.00
  • Explore Bristol at your own pace
  • See Bristol's top landmarks
  • Stunning views and photo opportunities
  • Comfort and safety in the open air
  • Key facts about Bristol through audio guide

Every day from Monday to Sunday from April to October

First departure 10:00 AM     Last departure 4:00 PM

Buses every 30 min

Overview Bristol Discovery

Situated at the end of the Great West Way, a 125 mile touring route from London, the diverse city of Bristol has an amazing amount of history just waiting for you to discover. Bristol has been named as the most artistic city in the UK with many museums, theatres, large music gigs and street art in and around the area!

With 14 stops along our route why not explore the home of Banksy, visit one of the most important historical ships in the world -Brunel’s SS Great Britain or sample one of the great restaurants at Bristol’s harbourside and soak up the atmosphere.

The Bristol Discovery ticket is valid for 2 days with entertaining audio commentary in English on all our buses, so sit back and let this city take you by surprise. Whilst on board, we will take you past Bristol Zoo Gardens, Bristol Aquarium, Clifton Suspension Bridge, Bristol Cathedral, St Marys Redcliffe, Brunel's Old Station, Bristol Temple Meads, Bristol Hippodrome, Clifton Downs, Clifton Observatory.

Know before you go Bristol Discovery

Bristol Discovery Route

Service Disruption (04.08.2022)  - The 11:00 tour is currently running 20 minutes late. We apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. 

04.08.2022 - Due to unforeseen circumstances, we are unable to operate the 13:30hrs tour today. The next departure will be 14:00 from Stop 1 (Broad Quay).


Bus Stop Suspension - Due to Bascule Bridge being closed from 1st August 2022 until 29th October 2022, we are unable to serve Stop 14, Redcliffe Way. Stop 14 will remain suspended during this period. Please use either Stop 12, Victoria Street or Stop 13, Bristol Temple Meads Station.

We apologies for any inconvenience caused.

from £ 15.00
Free cancellation
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Adult - £ 15.00
16+ years
Child - £ 9.00
5-15 years
Infant - Free
0-4 years
Family - £ 43.50 £ 57.00
2ad + 3ch
Concession - £ 13.00
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