City Sightseeing are a global brand with endless years’ experience in the tourism industry. City sightseeing guides are WorldHost approved ambassadors of the city and the company a WorldHost approved business. This year our team were awarded the Trip Advisors Certificate of Excellence and have won the amazing world famous Bogside Artists 5 Star Approved Business Award.
Free Hotel Shuttle Bus Service
City Sightseeing tours now offer accessible transport to the city centre and its wonderful sights through our morning shuttle bus service. Our bus leaves your hotel each morning at the designated time (Check with your hotel for details) and transports our guests to the city's tourist information office in the heart of the city.
Explore the city walls built by the Honourable the Irish Society in 1613 and 1618. Approximately 1.5kms in circumference, the walls offer an amazing history told by our award winning guides. From the top of the steps in Magazine Street you can see the famous Guildhall built at a cost of £19000 in 1887. It was destroyed by a fire in 1908 and then restored in 1912.
Walk with us on the walls and view the old Derry Jail, then descend downhill into the Bogside to hear the stories behind the Bogside murals. City Sightseeing work exclusively with the Bog-side Artists in offering our Tourist a unique opportunity to meet with them in person at their new art studio.
Hop on Hop off 24 Hr/48 Hr Bus
At City Sightseeing Tours we offer our tourists the unique opportunity to explore the sights and delights of the famous walled city via our Hop on Hop Off tour bus service. This world famous brand with its distinctive London Bus and markings offer an accessible tour through the city to many of these spectacular sights. The tour encompasses the walled city, the peace bridge Tilly, Henderson’s shirt factory, Ebrington military base, Clooney American Naval base, Austin’s Department store (the oldest department store in the world) and much more.
Bus Tours depart Tourist Information Centre, 44 Foyle Street, Derry, BT48 6AT. Will also pick up at Guildhall.
Walking Tours leaving Bridge Street each day at: 10:00, 12:00, 14:00 and 16:00. We also provide a free map and free tea and coffee. Children under 8 years old go free.
The Hop on Hop off Bus leaves at the front of the Tourist information office each day seven days per week. Tours commence at:
10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00 and 17:00.
*Private tours & Hop on Tour guides available until 8pm each day (subject to booking and minimum numbers of 8 people) Group rates and concessionary rates available also.
24 Hours – £12.50
48 Hours – £15.00
24 Hours – £6.00
48 Hours – £8.00
Family: (2 adults and 3 children)
24 Hours – £31.00
48 Hours – £38.00
Free maps included with all tours.