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INCLUDED IN TICKET PRICE

The West End Wander & The Finnieston Trail

  • All food and drink tastings in establishments you visit
  • A banterful guided tour of Glasgow’s West End
  • Bottle of Water

The West End Wander at Night

  • All food and drink tastings in establishments you visit
  • A banterful guided tour of Glasgow’s West End
TICKETS MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE
  • It guarantees your place
  • The guide will know when everyone has arrived, allowing the tour to leave on time
  • Allows all establishments to have prepared food and drink for all those on the tour

 

PAYMENT
  • Payment can be made online using a credit or debit card, by clicking on the ‘Book Tour’ tab
  • Prices are in pounds sterling, the Worldpay website will show you the cost in your local currency

 

TOURS

The West End Wander

The tour route is mostly flat with a slight hill in Kelvingrove park and en route to the University of Glasgow.  At all stops, there will be seating and toilet facilities available. The longest walk is 15-20 minutes between stops. The tour is approximately 2.5 miles (4Km). In Scotland the legal drinking age is 18. Please bring ID with you for the drink tastings.

The West End Wander at Night

The tour route is mostly flat with a slight hill en route to the University of Glasgow and there will be seating and toilet facilities available at all stops. The longest walk is 10-15 minutes between stops. The tour is approximately 1.6 miles (2.6Km). In Scotland the legal drinking age is 18. Please bring ID with you for the drink tastings.

The Finnieston Trail

The tour route is mostly flat and there will be seating and toilet facilities available at all stops. The longest walk is 5-10 minutes between stops. The tour is approximately 1.2 miles (1.9Km). In Scotland the legal drinking age is 18. Please bring ID with you for the drink tasting.

TOUR TIMINGS

We aim to complete The West End Wander within 4 hours, The West End Wander at Night within 3.5 hours and The Finnieston Trail within 3 hours. However it can vary depending on service times in establishments, walking pace of the tour and how much the party are enjoying themselves. Please leave extra time at end of the tour before arranging another event.

START AND FINISH OF TOUR

The starting location of the tour will be emailed to you with the confirmation of your booking. The guide will assist you with directions back to your accommodation at the end of the tour if required.

VEGETARIAN OR SPECIAL DIETARY REQUIREMENTS

Just let us know in advance and we will look to accommodate.

LANGUAGE

All tours will be in English only.

WEATHER

Tour goes ahead rain or shine. In Scotland, 9 times out of 10 it’s raining and windy so bring appropriate clothing and footwear but fear not, you can experience some sunshine and even warm (Taps aff) weather. Tours will only be cancelled if weather is severe and not safe.

CHILDREN

Children are welcome and soft drinks will be provided. On The West End Wander, we walk approximately 2.5 miles (4Km) so please bear in mind if you bring your children along. The Finnieston Trail is approximately 1.2 miles (1.9Km). Under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult. Unfortunately children cannot join The West End Wander at Night.

GIFT CARDS/VOUCHERS

Please refer to our Gift Cards/Vouchers page for further details.

PARKING

Parking on the street can be expensive, so we advise parking in the nearby car parks or park in the city centre and get the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Charing Cross (2 minute train journey).

Car Parks: Charing Cross City Parking (41 Elmbank St, Glasgow G2 4PG), Buchanan Galleries Car Park (Killermont Street, Glasgow, G1 2BG).

Hillhead subway is very close to the finish of the tour and the subway will take you to Buchanan Street in the city centre.

If you take part in the drink tastings, we do not recommend driving immediately after taking this tour. Please refer to https://www.mygov.scot/drink-drive-limit-scotland/ for additional information.

Soft drinks can be provided as an alternative.

CANCELLING, RESCHEDULING & REFUNDS

Please refer to our terms and conditions page for detailed information on Cancelling, Rescheduling and Refunds.

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