Half-Day Private Glasgow Must-Sees Tour

Enjoy our best-selling walking tour with a private guide. Discover the world famous Glasgow sights in one day and get a real feeling of the city!

You'll see learn about about the city's most famous landmarks, hear stories about its history and development, and find out lots of interesting and fun facts. We'll go at your pace, and you'll have chance to have a drink and a snack along the way.

per adult from

$249

NZD

Duration

5 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Complimentary Tea or Coffee during scheduled break
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel Meet & Greet (City Centre - within a walk to George Sq only)
    • Private walking tour
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Meet / drop-off from locations outside of City Centre (within a walk from George Sq)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: George Square, George and St. Vincent Sts., Glasgow Scotland

    What happened to the statue of George III? What is the Statue of Liberty has to do with the square? Let's discover it together at the main city square where all the most important events take place.​

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Duke of Wellington Statue, 94 Queen Street, Glasgow G1 3DN Scotland

    What is one of the most bizarre monuments of Glasgow? What is the Scottish Highland National dress?
    Find out these and moreabout the fascinating building of the Gallery of Modern Art which ha been a house to many different organisations.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Merchant City, Glasgow Scotland

    The district where wealthy Tobacco lords of the 18-19th century had their sumptuous mansions. 

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: Provand's Lordship, 3 Castle St., Glasgow G4 0RH Scotland

    Where are the oldest civil building and ersatz-medieval house in Glasgow? What is Tontine faces? And why did Mary Queen of Scots stayed here? Let's find out!


    Stop At: Glasgow Cathedral, Glasgow Royal Infirmary Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0SF Scotland

    The core of the historical part of Glasgow and one of the most recognised symbols of the city. 

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: The Necropolis, 50 Cathedral Square, Glasgow G4 0UZ Scotland

    Inspired by a Parisian garden cemetery of the 19th century the Necropolis has become a landmark and the irreplaceable feature of Glasgow townscape.

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: Tolbooth Steeple, Glasgow Green, Glasgow G1 5QA Scotland

    What do ‘tron’ and ‘gait’ mean? What rules had the prisoners of the tolbooth? What is the contribution of the Britain’s first practicing woman architect? The answers are all around us!


    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Glasgow Green, 90 Greendyke Street, Glasgow G1 5DB Scotland

    Where is the largest terracotta fountain? Which Benjamin Franklin invention can you encounter in the park? Who flew over the Glasgow Green for the first time ever? For answers follow us!


    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: People's Palace and Winter Gardens, Glasgow Green, Glasgow G40 1AT Scotland

    Once built for the workers of the East End of Glasgow this magnificent building has become a home for a collection that tells a story of its people and beautiful glasshouse that can compare to the one in the Botanics!

    Pass By: St Andrew's Cathedral Glasgow, Clyde Street, Glasgow G1 4JY Scotland

    How did St Andrew become a patron of Scotland? Why the Irish immigrated into Glasgow in the mid 19th century? Who delayed the building of the Cathedral? We'll unveil these mystreries and more on our way!


    Stop At: St Enoch Shopping Centre, St. Enoch Centre 55 St. Enoch Square, Glasgow G1 4BW Scotland

    Why St Enoch is as important as the patron of Glasgow St Mungo?
    Why does Glasgow celebrate its subway system and how old is it?
    What do you need to do to participate in Subcrawl?


    Duration: 5 minutes

    Pass By: Templeton's Carpet Factory, 62 Templeton Street, Glasgow G40 1DA Scotland

    Why does it resemble Moscow Kremlin and what first lady had a Templeton carpet in her home? The answers are yet to come!


    Pass By: Buchanan Street, Glasgow Scotland

    Who were Tobacco Lords? Who is the most renowned Glasgow architect and where can his works be found? Why Nelson Mandela is grateful to Glasgow?


  • Departure Point :
    George Square, Glasgow, UK
    Traveler pickup is offered
    If you're staying within 15 mins walk of the centre of Glasgow (George Square), our guide can meet you at your hotel.We can organise an executive vehicle and a driver to meet and greet you in the port in Greenock morning, take you in comfort and style to Glasgow city where you will meet your personal tour guide. After some wonderful Glasgow sightseeing, we'll get you safely back aboard later that afternoon.Up to 4 people  - £ 80 (E Class Mercedes, Audi A6 or similar)Up to 7 people  - £ 95 (people carrier)We can also organise an executive vehicle and a driver to meet and greet you at the Glasgow Airport and take you in comfort and style to Glasgow city where you will meet your personal tour guide.Up to 4 people - £ 30 (E Class Mercedes, Audi A6 or similar)Up to 7 people - £ 38 (people carrier)Ports
    • Greenock
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. Glasgow Must Sees for 3 4/19/2021 - 6/24/2022
    Monday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Tuesday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Wednesday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Thursday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Friday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Saturday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
    Glasgow Must Sees for 6-10 5/2/2019 - 6/24/2022
    Monday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Tuesday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Wednesday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Thursday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Friday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Saturday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
    Glasgow Must Sees for 5 4/19/2021 - 6/24/2022
    Monday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Tuesday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Wednesday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Thursday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Friday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Saturday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
    Glasgow Must Sees for 4 4/19/2021 - 6/24/2022
    Monday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Tuesday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Wednesday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Thursday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Friday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Saturday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
    Glasgow Must Sees for 1-2 4/19/2021 - 6/24/2022
    Monday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Tuesday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Wednesday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Thursday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Friday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Saturday:09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Multi-lingual guide (English, Spanish, Russian)
    • Please note that this is a walking tour without vehicle
    • Glasgow Port (Greenock) pickup and return by private vehicle can be arranged for additional cost on request
    • We can arrange vehicle hire for the tour for additional cost on request
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

10

Organised by Glasgow Private Tours

Activity ID: V-45766P1

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