1. United Kingdom
  2. North West England
  3. Liverpool
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Liverpool: River Cruise and Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Product ID: 101414
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There’s much to see and do in Liverpool, and this combination tour package ensures that you take in all the top attractions. Enjoy a sightseeing cruise on the River Mersey and then head to land for a hop-on hop-off open-top bus tour of the city.
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  • Admire Liverpool’s UNESCO-listed waterfront area
  • Enjoy a sightseeing cruise on a famous Mersey Ferry
  • Hop off and back on the open-top bus and visit the city’s main attractions
  • See U534, one of only four German U-boats left in the world
Full description
The best way to appreciate Merseyside and Liverpool’s iconic waterfront is from the River Mersey. Start the adventure from the Pier Head, where the 50-minute river cruise departs from hourly. Departing hourly, on the hour, the 50-minute river cruise sails from Pier Head.

Enjoy commentary that highlights the city’s waterfront heritage. 

The open-top city bus tour shows the best of Liverpool to you by land. Visit iconic places of interest and learn about the city’s culture and history with a live guide on every bus. Hop off and back on to visit sites of interest to you.

Bus tour stops:
• Albert Dock
• Pier Head
• Liverpool One
• The Cavern Quarter
• Museums, Gallery & Library
• Queen Square Bus Station
• Adelphi Hotel
• Metropolitan Cathedral
• Philharmonic Pub
• Liverpool Cathedral
• St Luke's - Bombed Out Church
• Chinese Arch
• Cain's Brewery Village
• Echo Arena & ACC
  • 50-minute river cruise
  • Hop-on hop-off open-top bus (with English commentary)
  • Entry into the U-Boat Story World War II Submarine Museum
What’s Not Included
  • Refreshments

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Meeting point

Liverpool Pier Head

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Important information
Know before you go
• Ferries run every hour on the hour. During the summer months, the tours run from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM on weekdays and 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM at the weekend
• During the winter months, the tours run from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM every day
• Once vouchers are redeemed the bus tickets are valid for 24 hours
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Mersey Ferries

Product ID: 101414