Glasgow City Landmarks Sightseeing Tour

 (7)

Tour Number

Activity Level

242925


Categories

Shore Excursion, Shopping, Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for mature teenagers.

Friendly: No.
Car would be able to accept a wheelchair, however, you would need to be able to get in and out of the car.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

1 day tour of Glasgows highlights, including; shopping, museum, botanic gardens & sightseeing dependant on your preferences


This tour is designed to show you the very diverse nature of the City of Glasgow - from the fabulous array of designer stores within The Italian Centre, Merchant City & Princes Square, to the tranquility of the Botanic Gardens in the West End of the City, with lots In between.

With award winning restaurants to casual dining, you will have lots of choice in what to eat on your tour- I of course will be happy to make recommendations for you. Glasgow has a wealth of atmosphere soaked bars, and should you chose, you can take the weight off your feet with a chilled glass of wine, or a fine Scottish Ale, while we discuss the next stage of your journey

Glasgow is host to Kelvingrove Museum & Art Gallery, and the Science Centre, and again, depending on your particular interests we can incorporate these also.

I am keen to tailor the tour to your tastes as much as possible- Glasgow is a wonderful city, and I want you to leave with fabulous memories of it.

Itinerary

Your tour will begin when I collect you from your Ship or Hotel in the morning. We will head to the West End of the City to begin, and will visit Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, or Glasgow's Botanic Gardens if you would rather.
From there we will use the train and taxi to head to The People's Palace at Glasgow Green where you can step back in time and enjoy an insight into the past.
Onto Glasgow City Centre, where we will have lunch- depending on your preferences, I will happily make suggestions for you! Energised after lunch, you will experience the vibrancy and all that Glasgow has to offer including; the Italian Centre, George Square, Princes Square, Bars & Restaurants, Stunning Architecture & History evident everywhere! There will be time for you to enjoy shopping and a nice Coffee (or a chilled glass of wine- perhaps even a wee dram of whisky!) at one of the many bars dotted around the centre before we begin our journey back to your Ship or Hotel.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you as you disembark your Ship, or at your Hotel Reception area.

End location: I will complete the tour by taking you back to your Ship, or returning you to your Hotel, or other mutually agreed destination.

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

I drive a Chevrolet Captiva 4x4, leather interior & air conditioned. Car is very clean, and extremely comfortable, lots of space, can comfortably seat 3 adults.
We will also use Taxi's for centre of Glasgow, which I will pay for, and we will be walking also.

What’s Included

Pick up & Drop off at your Ship or Hotel.
I will cover all fuel costs associated with my vehicle, any parking charges, and Taxi rides to connect journey in city centre.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 GBP - Entry fees (if applicable) to museums etc. Lunch & Refreshments. Train Fares.

What’s Extra

Train fares, entrance fees (if any) to museums, lunches & snacks etc.

Restrictions

My vehicle comfortably seat 3 adults, although I am able to access transport to carry up to 8 passengers,If you require. I am creating new tours now, and should have them published shortly. If there is a particular area you would like to visit, please ask.

A Recent Review of this tour

We were lucky enough to have Kirsten show us an amazing side of Glasgow, not normally seen on the regular tourist stops. But most importantly her friendly nature and passion for all things Scotland shone through. We would highly recommend Kirsten. Because its not only the beautiful landscape, buildings and history of Scotland, but its about the people you meet. Kirsten made us feel very welcomed. Very comfortable car for sightseeing. We were lucky enough to have William drive us around as well.
Trudy-Anne Michael

Read More Reviews For This Tour

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Kirsten J.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/Glasgowlandmarkprivatetour

Tours by Kirsten J.

See more of the tours offered by this guide.

Glasgow City Landmarks Sightseeing Tour

1 day tour of Glasgows highlights, including; shopping, museum, botanic,...

496 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

8 hours

learn more

Braveheart Scotland Tour

Battle of Bannockburn, Stirling Castle and the National Wallace Monument

563 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

8 hours

learn more

All Things Outlander

Tour of locations used in the filming of the hit US TV Series

510 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

8 hours

learn more

Outlander multi-day tour

 unrated

3 day Tour covering Outlander filming locations

2414 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

3 days

learn more

Loch Lomond & Glasgow Tour

Explore Loch Lomond and enjoy a visit to Glasgow, perfect for those,...

563 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

8 hours

learn more

Glencoe & Glen Etive

 unrated

Tour of Glen Etive and Glencoe

738 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

12 hours

learn more