Christmas Lights Bournemouth by Night Tour

Activity code: OTBCL

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  • 45 minute open top bus tour of Bournemouth’s Christmas lights
  • Festively decorated open top bus
  • See the magical Christmas Tree Wonderland
  • Audio guides available on all departures
  • Advanced price £11 per adult. On-the-day £14 per adult. 


This year, Bournemouth will be lit up by more than 100 festive-themed illuminations. Join our evening Christmas Lights open top bus tour as you are taken on a forty-five-minute adventure departing from Bournemouth Pier.  See the lights from the top deck of the bus and avoid the crowds. On show this year will be a 60ft feature tree. The Christmas lights include the 10m Changing Tree of Light, a cascading waterfall, giant reindeer, gingerbread people, polar bears, a giant bauble and trees representing various cities from across the world.

You can listen to the audioguide on-board the bus learning about Bournemouth and the surrounding areas, whilst you take in the sights and lights. Wrap up warm and enjoy the evening tour of the Christmas Tree Wonderland, with the best possible views. 

This experience is recommended for people of all ages and is a fantastic way to see the local area whilst it’s dressed in its festive best. There are lots of new activities taking place at Christmas Tree Wonderland this year, so why not use this tour to scope out the best things to do from your birds-eye view. This tour is sure to get you into the festive spirit. 
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Additional Information

What's Included in the tour

  • A 45 minute open top bus tour of Bournemouth’s Christmas lights
  • A specially recorded audioguide giving you facts and figures about the area

What's Excluded in the tour

  • Transportation to and from the meeting point
  • Refreshments unless purchased

Please Note; 

  • Book online in advance for the cheapest prices. 
  • This is not a Hop-on Hop-off bus tour.
  • There are no toilets onboard the bus. 
  • Seats are allocated on a first come first served basis when boarding.
  • We recommend that you dress suitably for the weather conditions 

Friday 19 November - Sunday 12 December
Departs at 6:00pm and 7:00pm

Monday 13 December - Thursday 30 December
Departs at 4:00pm, 5:00pm, 6:00pm and 7:00pm

No service on 25 and 26 December

Meeting point:
Departs from and returns to Bournemouth Pier BH2 5BE