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Beatles sightseeing ‘Magical Mystery Tour’ Ranks in Top 10 of TripAdvisor’s Global ‘Best of The Best’ 2024 Awards

Wednesday, 26 June 2024

The iconic Liverpool Beatles sightseeing ‘Magical Mystery Tour’ has been honoured with a prestigious ranking in TripAdvisor’s Global ‘Best of The Best’ 2024 awards. The celebrated tour, operated by Cavern City Tours—owners of the legendary Cavern Club—has been recognised as the 8th best cultural and historical experience in the world and the 3rd greatest experience in the UK.

The two-hour sightseeing tour, which has been running for over forty years, making it the longest-running Beatles tour, received this accolade based on the quality and quantity of traveller reviews and ratings. The Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best award is TripAdvisor’s highest honour, reserved for the top 1% of listings on the platform. It highlights the very best accommodations, destinations, beaches, restaurants, and things to do, as rated and reviewed by travellers worldwide.

Magical Mystery Tour joins an impressive list of globally renowned attractions such as the Amsterdam Canal Cruise, the History and Hauntings walking tour of Salem, and Paris’ Louvre Museum.

Bill Heckle, Director of Cavern City Tours, expressed his delight at the recognition:

“We are thrilled and honoured to be recognised in TripAdvisor’s ‘Best of The Best’ awards. This achievement is a testament to the dedication and passion of our team, who strive to deliver an unforgettable experience to Beatles fans and visitors from around the globe. We are proud to continue celebrating the legacy of The Beatles and Liverpool’s rich musical heritage.”

The Magical Mystery Tour offers fans an immersive journey through the Beatles’ Liverpool, featuring iconic locations such as Penny Lane, Strawberry Field, the childhood homes of John, Paul, George and Ringo and ends with live music in the World-famous Cavern Club where the Beatles performed 292 times in their early career. With its rich storytelling and expert guides, the tour provides an unparalleled experience that brings to life the history and magic of the world’s most famous band.

Bill Heckle adds

“I went into the business of Beatles tourism over forty years ago because I am a huge Beatles fan and I know how much an experience like our Magical Mystery Tour means to the 70,000 passengers who join us annually. It’s really wonderful to see that four decades of passion continues with every member of our team. On behalf of the whole team, I’d like to express our thanks to all the customers who took the time to review us on TripAdvisor’s platform.”