City Sightseeing: Bournemouth Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

City Sightseeing: Bournemouth Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

Bournemouth, U.K.
Tour ID: 92

This Tour Is Not Available Right Now

Click Here To Explore More Activities In Bournemouth
From US$ 20.32 p.p.

Lowest Price Guarantee *

Select Date, Travellers and Ticket

*Activity Cancellation Policy


  • Explore Bournemouth, Poole, and Sandbanks with one ticket.
  • Hop on and off our iconic red double-decker buses at your own time.
  • Visit Bournemouth Pier, The Square, and enjoy sandy beaches.
  • Discover Poole's natural harbor, historic quayside, and beautiful gardens.
  • Explore Sandbanks, home to affluent areas and a stunning Jurassic coastline.
  • Smartphone Voucher Accepted! (No need to print)


Visit the Bournemouth, Poole, and Sandbanks with our hop on hop off bus ticket. Bournemouth, a cosmopolitan town, offers a vibrant mix of shops, restaurants, theaters, and a buzzing nightlife. After that, move to Poole, England's best-kept secret, boasting Europe's largest natural harbor, a historic quayside, and stunning beaches. Dive into the green oasis of Poole Park, featuring over 110 acres of parkland, play areas, a saltwater lagoon, and a scenic boating lake. Do not miss Lilliput village, the heart of Poole's yachting community, despite the absence of little people. The next stop is the Sandbanks, one of England's most affluent areas, renowned for its gleaming beaches along Dorset's Jurassic coastline.


Explore the beautiful places of Bournemouth, Poole, and Sandbanks. Our first stop on this tour is Bournemouth. Welcome to the lovely coastal town of Bournemouth. Bournemouth is a fantastic place with many exciting things to see and do. Let us dive into the details and discover the charm of this seaside destination. Our journey begins at Bournemouth Pier, a must-visit spot with a long walkway stretching into the sea. At the end of it, you will find the Oceanarium, a place with loads of fascinating sea creatures. Penguins are the stars here, waddling around at their own Penguin Beach. 
If you are in the mood for shopping, head to The Square. It is like a shopaholic paradise, with three main shopping roads: Westover Road, Commercial Road, and Old Christchurch Road. While busy with your shopping spree, do not forget to stroll around Branksome Chine. This magical place offers sandy beaches and stunning views of the English Channel making it a perfect combo of relaxation and beauty.
The next stop is Poole, a hidden gem in England. It is home to Europe's largest natural harbor. It is a massive, sheltered bay surrounded by history, picturesque beaches, and breathtaking gardens. One of Poole's green treasures is Poole Park, a charming place with over 110 acres of parkland. There are play parks for kids, a saltwater lagoon, and a beautiful boating lake. It is a haven for families and nature lovers alike. And if you are up for more beauty, check out Canford Cliffs, one of England's prettiest villages. Or head to Compton Acres for sub-tropical gardens and mind-blowing views. Do no miss the Lilliput village. As the name suggests, it is not filled with little people. It is the heart of Poole's great yachting community, so if you decide to hop off there, do not be surprised if you do not find any miniature residents. This place is all about boats and sea adventures!
Our journey also takes us to Sandbanks, one of the fanciest spots in England. Visit beaches along Dorset's Jurassic coastline. This area is not just posh but also home to some of the country's most popular natural beaches. Feel free to hop off at any beach and soak in the sun. Our bright red double-decker buses are always ready to take you on this incredible journey. Book your ticket today and get ready to explore the wonders of Bournemouth, Poole, and Sandbanks.


First Departure: 10:00am; Last Departure: 05:00pm 
Frequency: 60 minutes
Full Loop: 90 minutes
First Stop: Bournemouth Pier,S Cliff Rd, Bournemouth BH2 5AH, UK
(Please check calendar to know about the availability)


  • 24/48-Hours Bournemouth Hop-On, Hop-Off
  • Audio guide in English
  • Boat Tour (Based on option chosen)
  • Hop on Hop off map and guide
  • FREE 15 minute Beryl bike taster session (ask the local staff)


  • Hotel Transfers
  • Lunch
  • Entrance Fees

Redemption Info

You can board the bus at any stop and voucher can be exchanged directly with the driver. However the first stop is Bournemouth Pier.
Mobile/ Printed vouchers are accepted at all stops.
You will receive a ticket in exchange for your voucher, which you must keep until the expiry date/ tour.
Please check your ticket to know when it expires.
After exchanging your voucher for a ticket, your voucher will no longer be valid.
In loss of voucher/ticket, company is not liable for any refund.
Flexi Ticket: Your voucher is valid for 12 months from the date of booking.
Changes to the route and timetable might happen due to road closures and any other unforseen circumstances, but we will do our best to inform our passengers when needed.

Know Before You Go

Wheelchair Access: Yes
Wi-Fi On-Board: No
Operational Season: 28 March- 29September 2024.
Please note that the boat tours are weather permitting, and schedule is subject to change.
Small, well-behaved dogs are welcome on board.
The bus will leave the first stop on East Overcliff Drive at 09:45am and 10:45am everyday.
Poole Quay hosts many events during the year which means Poole Quay can be restricted at certain times for access by buses. This normally affects our last 6PM bus departing Poole Quay when we have to use the alternative bus stop around the corner. Please find up to date inforamtion on our main website or locally from our drivers and ticket sellers to see if this affects you on your travels.
Disclaimer: Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or on the schedule. In "normal times" Bournemouth is a busy city, especially during special events, summer holidays and at weekends. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays, reduced frequency and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service!

Useful Downloads

Cancellation Policy

No Cancellation Charges up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date. 100% cancellation fee applied within 24 hours of travel date.

Customer Reviews

Aurelie Vieux

Amazing!! The view was spectacular and the guide was very helpful and informative. I loved it! Looking forward to doin... Read More

Aurelie Vieux

Amazing!! The view was spectacular and the guide was very helpful and informative. I loved it! Looking forward to doing it again!

Aurelie Vieux

Thank you for your valuable feedback. Happy to hear your thoughts. It is always interesting to see what our travelers think of our service.

go to top