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Royal Edinburgh Ticket with Hop-On Hop-Off Tours, Edinburgh Castle Admission

  • A flexible 48-hour ticket for a hop-on hop-off bus tour of Edinburgh
  • Learn about Edinburgh's rich history and modern culture through onboard commentary
  • The ability to hop off whenever makes this tour flexible and customizeable
Royal Edinburgh Ticket with Hop-On Hop-Off Tours, Edinburgh Castle Admission
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Royal Edinburgh Ticket with Hop-On Hop-Off Tours, Edinburgh Castle Admission

Personalize your Edinburgh sightseeing schedule with this hop-on hop-off bus tour ticket, which hits all the main city attractions in an efficient time frame. Your 48-hour ticket grants you access to five routes and includes admission to the Palace of Holyrodhouse, the Royal Yacht Britannia, and the Edinburgh Castle, making this a great value choice. Plus, onboard audio commentary provides info crucial to understanding the history of Scotland's capital. 

What to Expect

With your tour voucher in hand, make your way to any of the bus stops on the route to begin your 48-hour sightseeing excursion. Perfect for first-time visitors or those short on time, booking this comprehensive tour ensures you will get access to all of Edinburgh's highlights and landmarks.

Step on board the bus and find a seat on the top deck for panoramic views or the bottom deck for shelter from the elements. As the bus proceeds, listen to commentary from a guide about the city's rich history and modern culture.

Hop off at any of the stops that interest you to explore further, then just catch the next bus that comes along when you're ready. A choice of five routes ensures that no stone will go unturned and you'll have chance to see everything you want to in a compact time frame. If you stay on board the bus, the full loop of each route is about 1 to 1.5 hours.

Your ticket also includes an admission ticket to Edingburgh Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; the Palace of Holyroodhouse, a residence of the Queen of England; and the Royal Yacht Britannia, belonging to the British royal family.

Reviews (581)
1 - 5 of 167 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago
Good overall value

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
Duplicate charge

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 1 week ago via mobile
A great way to see the Capital

Based outside the Haymarket train station, very central and easy to find. The friendly staff helped me find the ticket that suited me as I was here on business but had a day to spare. You can buy castle entry from the ticket man also....More

1  Thank scott90wilson
Reviewed 1 week ago
Hop on Hop off

Not too much to say other than highly recommend doing this your first day. The hop on hop off gives you insight to the city and allows you to choose when and where you want to visit. Their are inside seat and outdoor seat just...More

Thank Lorna N
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great tours hop on/off great deals available

Excellent value , fro 3 bay ticket which can include,For Britania ,The caste , Hollyrood house, touring ,Zoo, Botanical gardens,

Thank Keith P
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25 September 2018|
Response from scribervisor |
They are all fast track admissions so you don't have to queue for tickets first.
23 September 2018|
Response from Don C | Reviewed this property |
Google Hop-On-Off Edinburgh. The web page is hop-on-hop-off but Trip Advisors does not seem to allow html links in answers. I booked my ticket through Trip Advisor and combined the bus with the Edinburgh Castle tour (Royal... More