Hop on hop off edinburgh guide

The majestic tour heads north of edinburgh’s city centre towards the port of leith with highlights including royal botanic garden edinburgh, the royal yacht britannia and the palace of holyroodhouse. Each full tour lasts up to 70 minutes and all the buses are fully accessible with dedicated wheelchair space. With frequent departures of between 10-20 minutes and a concise tour route these red open-top double-deckers are ideal for short stay visitors and families. Enjoy unrivalled views from the ramparts of edinburgh castle, board royal yacht britannia at leith and explore the queen’s official residence in scotland.

One final option to consider, and I highly recommend if you have 2 days and plan to visit the main attractions of edinburgh castle , the royal yacht britannia and the palace of holyroodhouse is the royal edinburgh ticket. You will get all the benefits of the grand 48 ticket, plus fast track tickets for the three attractions and you will make a saving on the total cost.

Im oft verregneten schottland sollte man alternativpläne für outdoor-aktivitäten parat haben und die edinburgh bus tours bieten sich hier ideal an: die fahrt geht vorbei an allen wichtigen sehenswürdigkeiten der stadt und gibt euch einen tollen überblick über die geschichte und kultur edinburghs – und der preis stimmt auch, vor allem, weil das ticket auch den eintritt in mehrere sehenswürdigkeiten beinhaltet.

The information held within the scottish register of tartans for the “Edinburgh bus tours” tartan is shown below. Following a £6.5 million investment in a fleet of 30 new fully accessible vehicles, best edinburgh bus tours has been hailed as a shining example in the accessible tourism sector. We used this app for finding our way around edinburgh on the buses during our holiday.

You can also drive to edinburgh, which is how you’d get here if you are following my suggested uk itinerary parking is possible in the city centre, and a car will let you get to attractions outside of the city, but isn’t generally needed for day to day sight seeing as edinburgh is very compact. Valid for 48 hours, the royal edinburgh ticket includes fast track admission to three majestic attractions in scotland’s capital and three hop-on, hop-off edinburgh bus tours as you explore the city between each attraction with panoramic views from the top deck.

Our tours all start at waverley bridge, just off princes street. Tours run every day at 09:45, 12:15 and 15:15, all year round, so haste ye along to waverley bridge if you’re visiting the auld reekie this year. This app is free and brought to you by lothian buses and edinburgh bus tours. You should have been issued with a tour map when you bought your ticket and this along with the recorded commentary should guide you around the route.