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Edinburgh Hop on Hop Off Tours

Edinburgh, Scotland
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Hop on and off Edinburgh Bus Tours to really make the most of your visit to Edinburgh. 24 hour tickets allow you to jump off the bus to explore the attractions or places of interest pointed out to you then hop back on a later tour. A selection of tours and tickets available. Choose from live guided in English only or mulit-lingual, listened to through headphones, with a variety of routes covering Edinburgh's top sights, there's something for everyone.
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:30
Edinburgh, Scotland
Princes Street and Gardens

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I had a 24 hour ticket so used it from mid- morning until the following mid day. This is really a fabulous way to see and learn about the city ,its history and see the sights. You can get on and off...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had the good fortune to pick an Edinburgh Green Hop on Hop off bus tour on which Rebecca was the tour guide. She was fabulous. We felt like we were getting an excellent overview of Scottish history which also included some humor. I highly...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have done many hop-on/hop-off busses in European cities, and this was the worst. Most of the drivers did not clearly let you know when the next stop was approaching, and would not stop at the stop.

Thank EatOmaha
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a really relaxed way to see the attractions of Edinburgh and then you can simply hop off and go around the ones that interest you most. The guide was really welcoming and could tell a good story and probably the cheapest comedy act...More

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was perfect since we only had 12 hours in Edinburgh. We liked having headphones as the two other hop on hop off buses we took in other cities over the last several days did not and it can be hard to hear on...More

1  Thank g0g0now
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had pre booked our tickets but on the day, we were dismayed by the ghastly squally weather. With heavy hearts we ventured out into the elements. We are so glad that we did. The live commentary was brilliant. Held up in massive traffic jams,...More

1  Thank carjilari
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This company offers 3 different routes included in the one cost. You can purchase either a 24 or 48 hour pass. All 3 go to different locations but have some that overlap so that you can easily swap to a different route if you like....More

Thank m_s074
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Could not come to Edinburgh without doing a hop on hop off bus . The cityseeing tour is amazing goes around the good parts of the city. Lovely lovely views of Arthur seat and Edinburgh castle . The audio guide was great and very informative...More

Thank ReviewsByYaa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are three hop-on hop-off lines identified by different colors with different, but at several stops intersecting itineraries. It can be roughly thought of as three circles - inner, medium, outer,. Together, they enable you to see most of the interesting spots in the city...More

Thank GranZorro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not just a bus tour with recorded boring info about the buildings. The recorded audio tour brings the city ALIVE, with notes on people, eras, events, etc., in addition to fascinating info on the buildings and places. The red tour is the best--the...More

Thank Jason K
Princes Street and Gardens
Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
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21 July 2017|
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Response from ryck | Reviewed this property |
We paid to do both routes and it was well worth it. We actually bought the package where you get skip the line entrance to Edinburgh castle, Holyrood Palace and the Royal Yacht Britannia as well as two days hop on hop off... More
10 July 2017|
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Response from ElaineEBT | Property representative |
You can buy castle tickets from us on the day you want to visit, they allow fast track entry. Our standard city tours do not include Castle entry however our 48 hour Royal Edinburgh Ticket does. With his ticket you use the... More
6 March 2017|
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Response from ElaineEBT | Property representative |
It depends which port you come in to, if it is Newhaven or Leith then the Majestic calls in to both, if South Queensferry then get the shuttle bus in to the city centre and transfer to our tours there. Elaine