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City Sightseeing Edinburgh Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

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Highlights
  • Convenient hop-on hop-off transport on an open-top double-decker bus
  • 14 city stops include Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace, and World's End 
  • Onboard audio commentary ensures you don’t miss anything
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City Sightseeing Edinburgh Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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City Sightseeing Edinburgh Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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Overview
An Edinburgh city sightseeing bus tour means you can enjoy all the benefits of a guided tour—including hassle-free transport and onboard audio commentary—but still explore the sights at your own pace. Your ticket is valid for 24 hours, so you can hop on and off at attractions such as Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, Holyrood Palace, and Arthur’s Seat, or stay on board and take in the views aboard an open-top double-decker bus.
What to Expect
Make your way to any of the 14 stops (see itinerary) to validate your 24-hour ticket, then hop aboard one of the open-top double-decker city sightseeing buses.

The entire circuit takes around an hour and you can jump off at any of the stops along the way to tour the sights, visit the city’s museums, or stroll around the UNESCO-listed Old Town on foot. While on board, don’t forget to plug in your headphones and listen to the onboard audio commentary, which will point out all the main attractions along the way and offer background history and fun facts to help you get the most out of your visit.
Reviews (1,034)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Great, but cold on top deck!

Hopped on 3 different times and got 3 different guides, sharing their own experience and knowledge rather than reading from a script. Great stops that cover the main areas of Edinburgh we wanted. Would recommend.

1  Thank Chloe T
Reviewed 1 week ago
A good intro to the sights

Hopped on (and off) this nice short tour of Edinburgh on a Friday,early December 2018. A well maintained bus (as expected) and a comprehensive audio tour told us of the sights ahead. Hopped off at the castle and walked for a while along Royal Mile,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mjfox1964
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Best way to see Edinburgh on the Top Deck - Remember your hat!!

After going on the Newcastle Hop on Hop off Bus we used the ticket to get 10% off this tour which gave us a good saving. As a family of 5 you can buy a family ticket for £36 which makes a saving rather than...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mags B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A great way to see the sights and more

Having only a couple of full days for our stay, we booked in advance and took the option of the 48 hrs Castle, Holyrood and Britannia entrance tickets as well. We did the castle and the Palace of Holyrood on day 1 and Britannia on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank EatScouse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
The Best way to see the city

There are 3 different Hop on Hop off trips The Red Bus gives you the most. A suggestion is to go early (on Princes Street) Go around the loop once to get your bearing You then can figure out where you want to go. Guides...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Odyssey828528
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