City Sightseeing Tours have launched this global city tour brand in Derry City as in Belfast, Barcelona, Berlin, Dublin, Belfast, New York, Singapore and many other great places globally!
Job creation and tourism investment
The launch has so far created 15 jobs and attracted a substantial investment translating as great potential for the tourism industry in Derry.
With distinctive buses and friendly staff, the choice of multi-lingual commentary or live guides, sightseeing has never been so much fun. Hop on hop off as you like at any of the bus stops on the route and see all the best sights and attractions that this city has to offer.
Our core product is the offering of open top double deck buses providing tours of the entire city with 7 hop on hop off points using state of the art commentary systems to deliver content using GPS triggered technology. The content is multi-lingual and we are currently providing it in 7 different languages. Comfortable headsets are provided and tours leave hourly from 10am-4pm seven days a week. Tickets are valid from 24 to 48 hours.
A great way for locals to explore their own city at their own leisure.
The tour incorporates all the key sights of the City including the Walled City, Political Mural’s, Apprentice Boy Memorial Hall, the famous Bogside as well as the St. Columb’s and St. Eugene’s cathedrals to name a few.
In addition to this we learn about the Siege of Derry (1688-1689), the story of Emigration from Derry?s Port, as well as Modern Political History.
We also offer walking tours of the City. Our expert and accredited tour guides can explain the history of any particular area of interest in detail and can offer a unique insight into the history of the City from a local resident’s point of view. View more information about our Walking Tours of Derry… or our first class Derry City Tour…
City Sightseeing also has seen a demand for many visitors wanting to visit the Giant’s Causeway via Derry so we operate a daily tour. See more information about our Giant’s Causeway Tour…
Global brand, local focus
With the launch of global city sightseeing tours Derry comes a global brand with a local focus. In addition to providing tours for visitors we also play an active role in our Community, organizing tailor made trips that are both educational and entertaining for local schools and community groups from children to pensioners.
Derry-Londonderry is fast becoming one of the most popular destinations in Ireland for all age groups, especially this year as we have been chosen for City Of Culture 2013, and we will also be hosting many prestigious events such as, Ireland?s National Fleadh Cheoil and The Turner Prize to name but a few. Through this we have been inspired and given confidence to bring this great product to the town we love so well!
You can book any of our tours by contacting Ruairí Ó hEara on 02871 370067 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.