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Edinburgh Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

By Edinburgh Bus Tours
Price was undefined, price is now AU$29


Free cancellation available
Printed voucher
Instant confirmation
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless tickets
Vehicles and venues disinfected


  • Freedom to explore the entire city at your own pace

  • Frequent service with buses every 10–15 minutes

  • No limit to the number of times you can hop on & off

  • Routes include Old Town, New Town & Edinburgh Castle

  • Option to choose multiple tours & create a perfect itinerary

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Hop-on hop-off bus pass of Edinburgh

  • What's included

    Unlimited rides within the duration of your pass

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English on selected tours

  • What's included

    Pre-recorded commentary in English, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Japanese and Mandarin Chinese on selected tours

Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 4 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Your voucher is valid for any date of travel.

  • Opening hours are typically 9 AM–6 PM. Opening hours may vary; please check before you go.

  • Buses depart every 10-15 minutes. Each loop lasts approximately 1 hour.

  • For the Royal Edinburgh Ticket, Edinburgh Castle do not allow visitors to enter with large bags or backpacks (over 25 litres). You should either leave your bag at your hotel or use the left luggage facilities at Edinburgh’s Bus or train stations.

  • Some tour routes may not run during select holiday periods; please check before you go.

What you can expect

Get to know Edinburgh on a hop-on hop-off tour of the Scottish capital's finest attractions. Cruise the city streets in a double-decker bus, riding along multiple routes that allow you to set your own pace and craft your own itinerary.

Our 24 hour pass that lets you explore Edinburgh on a hop-on hop-off bus. With frequent departures and a host of convenient stops, this flexible ticket lets you tour the city at your own pace.

Listen to informative commentary as you ride along centuries-old city streets, and jump off the bus to get a closer look at landmarks and attractions. You can roam among the historic architecture in Old Town, scope out the ramparts of Edinburgh Castle, or peek in at the artefacts and exhibits at the National Museum of Scotland.

The Edinburgh Tour:

  • Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Scottish Parliament
  • Old Town
  • National Museum of Scotland
  • Edinburgh Castle

Majestic Tour:

  • Royal Botanic Garden
  • Leith Cruise Terminal
  • Royal Yacht Britannia
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Old Town

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place
  • Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Masks required
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Activity Location

  • Multiple Locations Visited
  • Edinburgh

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Edinburgh Bus Tours
    • 31 Waverley Bridge
    • Edinburgh Scotland EH1 1BQ

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