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Edinburgh Bus Tours

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Hop on - hop off and discover the best of Scotland’s Capital with Edinburgh Bus Tours. Enjoy unbeatable views and an incredible experience on board our five star tours. Explore sights including Edinburgh Castle, Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Royal...more
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Waverley Bridge | City Centre Ward, Edinburgh EH1 1BQ, Scotland
Princes Street and Gardens
+44 131 220 0770
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Colin, Graham, Pat, Ann, and Leslie were all wonderful guides who offered so many great stories and details into the rich history of Edinburgh! We were able to see the whole city and truly learn about this history. We used the Royal Ticket that allowed...More

2  Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a fantastic way of seeing the city.Our tour guide Colin made our journey so interesting and was so knowledgeable and humorous.It was certainly a day to remember.Thank you Colin 😊

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic fun, tour guide was amazing. Would recommend this. Went with a few work mates. Will be doing this again with family.

Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Having only a few days to visit Edinburgh, I wanted to get an introduction to the city as soon as I checked into my hotel. I took the Edinburgh tour with live commentary, staying on the bus for the entire loop. Gordon was our guide,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great trip around the city on the bus tour with easy hop on/off system. The headphones were really good and as hard of hearing I found them very good. The company had three other tours which we would have done if we had time, perhaps...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had previously bought a single tour ticket for 24 hours - those are valid for only one type of bus for a day. Having a longer time in Edinburgh this time we decided to splash out on the Royal Edinburgh ticket which gives 48...More

Thank scribervisor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was enough lucky with the weather yesterday.Nice tour with lovely staff. Only one thing no stop, just go around...

Thank emeseheg89
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great trip around Edinburgh, good way to see all the sites didnt hop off at all just did the round trip. Great commentary by Susan kept us interested the whole way round. Definately recommend doing this.

2  Thank rospenz36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We actually purchased the Grand 48 (senior rate). Not only was tour great and convenient, but there was a mixup with our ticket charge (twice). We discovered this once we returned home and saw our credit card bills. We wrote them an email (not expecting...More

1  Thank Frank W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent value for money Wayne was informative and entertaining Lysnne was our driver excellent highly recommend

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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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15 August 2018|
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Response from ElaineEBT | Property representative |
There is no difference in price if you prepurchase or buy on the day from our ticket sellers. Elaine , Edinburgh Bus Tours
6 August 2018|
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Response from ElaineEBT | Property representative |
Yes if you buy from our own website , just show the QR code Elaine
10 July 2018|
Response from ElaineEBT | Property representative |
You can pick up the Majestic Tour at Newhaven and Leith ports. If arriving at South Queensfeery take the CruiseLink shuttle in to St Andrew Square then walk 5 mins to Waverley Bridge. I hope this helps, let me know if you... More