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Half-Day Private Glasgow Must-Sees Tour

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Overview
Even if you’ve only got half a day in town, check off the highlights without rushing on this private Glasgow walking tour. Traveling at your own pace to attractions tailored to suit your interests, snap key sights like Glasgow Cathedral, Tolbooth Steeple, and the Gallery of Modern Art, and get a taste of local life from your insider guide.
Highlights
  • Check off all the classic downtown Glasgow sights in one half-day walking tour
  • Customize your tour to suit your needs with your private guide
  • Get personalized insights into local life from a Glasgow insider
  • Discover landmarks like Glasgow Cathedral and the Gallery of Modern Art
What to Expect
If you’re staying in Glasgow city center, your guide will collect you from your door to start your private walking tour. Be sure to let them know any sights you’d like to see or interests you may have: the tour is customizable to meet your needs. A typical itinerary covers sights including Glasgow Cathedral, the Necropolis cemetery, Tolbooth Steeple, the Gallery of Modern Art, George Square, Templeton’s Carpet Factory, St. Andrew’s Cathedral, and much, much more. Travel at your own pace to the locations that interest you and feel free to ask whatever questions spring to mind. At the end of the tour, your guide will escort you home.
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Important Information
Departure Point
George Square, Glasgow, UK

Traveler pickup is offered
If you're staying within 15 mins walk of the centre of Glasgow (George Square), our guide can meet you at your hotel.
We can organise an executive vehicle and a driver to meet and greet you in the port in Greenock morning, take you in comfort and style to Glasgow city where you will meet your personal tour guide. After some wonderful Glasgow sightseeing, we'll get you safely back aboard later that afternoon.
Up to 4 people  - £ 80 (E Class Mercedes, Audi A6 or similar)
Up to 7 people  - £ 95 (people carrier)
We can also organise an executive vehicle and a driver to meet and greet you at the Glasgow Airport and take you in comfort and style to Glasgow city where you will meet your personal tour guide.
Up to 4 people - £ 30 (E Class Mercedes, Audi A6 or similar)
Up to 7 people - £ 38 (people carrier)


Ports
Greenock
Departure Time
Choose your preferred departure time from 8am till 5pm
Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Complimentary Tea or Coffee during scheduled break
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel Meet & Greet (City Centre - within a walk to George Sq only)
  • Private walking tour
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Entry/Admission - Gallery of Modern Art
  • Entry/Admission - Glasgow Green
  • Entry/Admission - Duke of Wellington Statue
  • Entry/Admission - Glasgow Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - People's Palace and Winter Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - Provand's Lordship
  • Entry/Admission - St. Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art
  • Entry/Admission - Templeton's Carpet Factory
  • Entry/Admission - The Necropolis
  • Entry/Admission - Buchanan Street
  • Entry/Admission - George Square
  • Entry/Admission - St Andrew's Cathedral Glasgow
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Meet / drop-off from locations outside of City Centre (within a walk from George Sq)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Multi-lingual guide (English, Spanish, Russian)
  • Please note that this is a walking tour without vehicle
  • Glasgow Port (Greenock) pickup and return by private vehicle can be arranged for additional cost on request
  • We can arrange vehicle hire for the tour for additional cost on request
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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A wonderful walking tour with a great guide who gave us both the history and the back story of all the wonderful places in Glasgow. It was a highlight of our trip.
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Response from GlasgowPT, Manager at Half-Day Private Glasgow Must-Sees Tour
Responded 3 days ago
Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us such a great review - I think that's one of our favourite headings for a review!
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My Husband and I had a wonderful tour with Elsa yesterday! She was prompt in meeting us in our hotel lobby. She was beyond knowledgeable about current topics and history. We enjoyed a wonderful lunch together and enjoyed each others company. I hated seeing our tour come to an
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I met Zhanna at my hotel and we could know all historical center of Glasgow. It was a wonderful experience, i could see things i di not see in my first trip here!
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Response from GlasgowPT, Manager at Half-Day Private Glasgow Must-Sees Tour
Responded 4 weeks ago
Grazie Mille Roberto - Zhanna had a great time with you - it's very kind of you to leave us a great review!
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We loved this tour. Johnny is friendly, knowledgeable and entertaining and we discovered that there's much more to Glasgow than we'd expected. My biggest advice to American tourists would be not to short-change it in a tour of Scotland. Oh, and a private message, reminder to
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Response from GlasgowPT, Manager at Half-Day Private Glasgow Must-Sees Tour
Responded 11 Oct 2019
Hahaha - I am intrigued and have to ask Johnny! Thanks for saying Glasgow is underrated - and for your kind review!
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We had an excellent walking tour with Zhanna, made even better by beautiful weather and the fact that many streets were closed to traffic for a cycling event. Zhanna was a great companion, covering as much history as we could absorb and pointing out so many detsils we would have
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Response from GlasgowPT, Manager at Half-Day Private Glasgow Must-Sees Tour
Responded 22 Sep 2019
We are so glad you had a positive experience, and we very much appreciate you taking the time to leave us such a wonderful review!
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