Bright Bus Tours: Edinburgh City Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

Bright Bus Tours: Edinburgh City Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

Edinburgh, U.K.

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  • Enjoy the amazing view of iconic Edinburgh Castle perched on the hill
  • Know about beautiful Scottish capital with live commentary onboard
  • Learn the culture and know hidden secrets with 24-Hours Edinburgh tour
  • Discover the city in quick and convenient way
  • Avail of additional discounts
  • Witness zoo with a bus ride
  • Smartphone Voucher Accepted! (No need to print)


Discover Scotland’s capital by open top hop on hop bus. This tour gives opportunity to witness iconic landmarks of the city such as the Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle, Palace of Holyrood House, Edinburgh Zoo, Holyrood Distillery and lot more. Learn about the city from audio commentary onboard. Explore the city in a convenient way from either the interior of the bus or from the top deck. Catch a glimpse of landmarks and city streets.


You can visit different attractions during the day and enjoy musical performances and theater at night.  You can hop off at any stop and stroll around the local markets or discover landmarks closely at your pace. When you are not in mood to hop off at any stop, relax and enjoy bus ride witnessing the historic attractions and other landmarks.
The city hosts several performances and shows all through the year such as Edinburgh International Book Festival and Edinburgh Fringe. Christmas Markets also attract tourists. Edinburgh has many cultural attractions ranging from art galleries, museums and other places where you can see the masterpieces. Discover the city’s highlights and several points of interest.
Edinburgh Castle: Visit the royal castle with historical significance. Edinburgh Castle is perched on Castle Rock overlooking the Scotland’s capital. Your trip to Edinburgh is incomplete if you do not visit Edinburgh Castle. This is a must see ancient attraction in Edinburgh. Here you can witness Scottish artifacts like Honors of Scotland, the oldest crown jewels in the United Kingdom, the Stone of Destiny, a symbol of the Scottish Monarchy. Also discover the huge castle grounds.
Holyrood Park: Arthur Seat is one of the must visit places of Edinburgh which is located in the Holyrood Park. This volcano is 251m above sea level and provides mesmerizing views of Edinburgh. Here you can witness the remains of St. Anthony Chapel. Tourists can explore Historic State Apartments, the ruins of ancient royal gardens and Holyrood Abbey. It is the home of Mary and is used by the State official for entertaining and State ceremonies.
National Museum Of Scotland: Discover different cultures and delights of the world at the National Museum of Scotland. This popular tourist attraction compiles wide range of art and design, games and displays. This astounding building showcases varieties of exhibitions and galleries.
The National Museum of Scotland: This is an ideal amalgamation of old and new. Here you can witness skeletons of dinosaur and learn about the Scottish history.
Edinburgh Zoo: With this tour you can enjoy a bus ride and witness amazing animals. This is one of the popular tourist attractions in Edinburgh where you can see giant pandas. It is home to varieties of animals. The place is perfect for family outing. Kids and adults love to interact with animals like koalas, flamingos, chimpanzees and other species.
The Holyrood Distillery: Know about the Whiskey and Gin at the Holyrood Distillery. This single malt whiskey distillery is situated at the city center. Tasting bar and beer garden is also available here.
Grassmarket: Grassmarket is situated in the center of Edinburgh’s old town. It is one of the most exciting and picturesque areas of the city. This is where you can get the best shopping experience in Edinburgh. Grassmarket is a retail heaven for designers, independent merchants, and artisans. Here you can find the best restaurants too.


Edinburgh Bus Schedule:
First Bus: 9:00am, Last Bus: 6:40pm
Frequency: Every 10 minutes
Loop: Approx. 60 mins
Timings are subject to change.


  • 24-Hours Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Ticket
  • Audio guide in 9 languages: English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, Portuguese (Brazilian), Japanese, Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Discounted ticket options for selected partner attractions.
  • Headphones are provided


  • Hotel Transfer
  • Live Guide
  • Food & Drinks
  • Entrance

Redemption Info

Our tours depart from central Waterloo Place, however passengers can board at any one of our listed stops.
Voucher can be exchanged directly with the driver on board.
Mobile, web and email tickets are accepted either printed or displayed on a customer phone or device
You will receive a ticket in exchange for your voucher, which you must keep until the expiry date/ tour.
Please check your ticket to know when it expires.
After exchanging your voucher for a ticket, your voucher will no longer be valid.
In loss of voucher/ticket, company is not liable for any refund.
Flexi Ticket: Book Now! You can use your ticket any day within 12 months.

Know Before You Go

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Onboard Wi-Fi: Yes
Pets Allowed: Small, well-behaved dogs are allowed
Infants can travel free and you do not require to book infant ticket.
Children under the age of 16 should be accompanied by an adult.
The updated map will be available on the bus.
Complimentary ear phones are provided, or you are welcome to use your own wired earphones with a jack connector
Tours operate in all weather, rain or shine. Refunds due to weather will not be granted unless the service is suspended as a result of weather.
Disclaimer: Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions, cruise ship arrivals and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or on the schedule. In "normal times" Edinburgh is a busy city, especially during special events, summer holidays and at weekends. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays, reduced frequency and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service!

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Cancellation Policy

You can now amend or cancel your ticket for free of charge upto 24 hours before the chosen travel date (During the ticket validity period.). 100% cancellation fee applied within 24 hours of travel date.
This ticket is non-transferable.
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