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City Sightseeing Edinburgh Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

  • 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
City Sightseeing Edinburgh Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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City Sightseeing Edinburgh Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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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.
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Easy Way to See the City

We bought tickets and took the tour on the same day. The narrated tour was lovely. Bill and Gordon did a great job of sharing information about the city and all the sites. The bus was clean and on time. You can get on and...More

2  Thank Karen H
Reviewed 4 days ago
Hop on hop off

Great way to see the entire city, then decide where to explore further. The guide was very informative. Much better than looking at a guidebook.

1  Thank zoestar19
Reviewed 6 days ago
Quick Trip Around the City

Good for a quick orientation of Edinburgh, especially for those who are short of time. The audio guide is informative and our drivers were helpful. If you are able to read a map and short of funds not essential.

1  Thank UnoPeregrinus
Reviewed 1 week ago
Scotland at it Best

We did the total experience that included entry into the castle. Had a blast. will definielty go again

1  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Once you hop off, doesn’t seem like they want you to hop back on!

So the audio tour itself was ok, seemed to have more classical music playing than information being told which is a shame. We hopped off to go see the museum of Edinburgh, following this we returned to the designated bus stop we were told to...More

Thank Shannon D
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Sean K
29 May 2018|
Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
At the kiosk by the start or on the bus
29 May 2018|
Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
Every twenty minutes