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Edinburgh Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour: 24 or 48-Hour Pass

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What You'll Do
  • Enjoy access to 3 different hop-on hop-off bus routes
  • Get stunning views of Edinburgh from the open top upper decks
  • Learn the history of Edinburgh from entertaining audio guides
  • Hop off the Majestic Tour to see the Royal Yacht Britannia
  • Cruise along the Royal Mile on board the Edinburgh Tour
  • Hop off at the many family-friendly attractions along the tour route, from the Museum of Childhood to Our Dynamic Earth
Tour Edinburgh at leisure on 3 hop-on and hop-off bus routes for the price of one. Take the City Sightseeing Tour, the Edinburgh Tour, visit royal attractions on the Majestic Tour, ride a vintage Routemaster bus, and much more.
What to Expect
Save money and explore Edinburgh at your own pace with a 3-route tour ticket. Tour for 24 hours, to contrast the Old and New Towns, see the royal attractions of Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Yacht Britannia (entrances not included).

Live guides provide English commentary on board some buses (April-October only), while audio guides are available in up to 9 languages on other routes. Hop-on and off as often as you like at dozens of attractions, and enjoy unique, scenic views from the open-top upper decks.

City Sightseeing Tour:

Hear about the people and events that shaped Edinburgh, from the cramped conditions of the Old Town to spacious Holyrood Park, on a classic sightseeing tour in 9 languages. Celebrate 20 years of Terry Deary’s Horrible Histories with the on board Horrible Histories Children’s Channel - history with all the gory bits left in!

• Hanover Street
• Princes Street Gardens
• St. John’s Church
• Grassmarket
• Johnston Terrace
• Edinburgh Castle
• National Museum of Scotland
• Museum of Childhood
• Scottish Parliament
• Our Dynamic Earth
• Palace of Holyrood House
• Burns Monument

Edinburgh Tour:

Enjoy the best views aboard an open-top bus, as audio commentary in English (live guide from April-October) brings Edinburgh’s history to life. Explore the Old Town and Georgian New Town, hopping off at 9 strategic stops.

• Hanover Street
• George Street
• Charlotte Square
• The Mound
• Lawnmarket
• Grassmarket
• Our Dynamic Earth
• Scottish Parliament
• Canongate Kirk

Majestic Tour:

Leave the city center and head to the coast at Newhaven, with stops for the Royal Botanic Garden and Royal Yacht Britannia. This multi-language tour offers commentary through headphones in English, Gaelic, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese and Russian. Return via the Palace of Holyrood House and the Canongate section of the Royal Mile.

• Hanover Street
• George Street
• Royal Botanic Gardens
• Ferry Road
• Newhaven Harbour
• Cruise Terminal
• Ocean Terminal (Royal Yacht Britannia)
• Leith Mills
• Elm Row
• Queen Mary’s Bath House
• Queensberry House
• Canongate Kirk
What's Included
  • 24-hour ticket for 3 different bus tours
What's Not Included
  • Entrances to attractions
Meeting Point
What to Remember
City Sightseeing:
Mon-Fri: 9:30-17:50, every 20 min
Sat/Sun: 9:30-18:00, every 15 min

Edinburgh Tour:
Mon-Fri: 9:40-18:00, every 20 min
Sat/Sun: 9:35-17:50, every 15 min

Majestic Tour:
Mon-Fri: 9:30-16:50, every 20 min
Sat/Sun: 9:30-17:00, every 15 min
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  • Speedy booking and reserved spots
  • No-hassle best price guarantee
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