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The Tours

Bright Bus Tours, open top bus
Enjoy the ultimate Edinburgh experience on board our City & Britannia Tours. Take in the sights of the Old Town all the way to the shore of Leith, from the iconic Edinburgh Castle to The Majestic Royal Britannia and so much more.
Take in the bustle of Scotland's capital on board our City Tour and switch over to enjoy the royal treatment on our Britannia Tour - perfect for those who want to soak in the sights.
We've got the best seats in the house, and you can hop-on and hop-off as much as you like for either 24 or 48 hours!

We offer multilingual commentary onboard with a unique take on the history of Edinburgh.
(Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish)

Click here to view our tour stops, maps and more ⇒


What you'll see

Edinburgh Castle


Auld Reekie. Edina. Edinburgh


A UNESCO heritage site. A leading festival city. A place that offers history and cosmopolitan culture in equal measure. So much to see, so much to do, so much to experience.


Safe sightseeing. Things might be a little different now due to coronavirus, as you’ll need to wear a face covering on our tour buses, but our service is still as Bright as ever.


Our team

Our team, easy to find
Our street team and drivers are always here to help you. From tickets to advice and top tips, they’re easy to find and even easier to talk to. Once aboard one of our open top buses, all you need to do is sit back and relax until you’re ready to delve into the nooks and crannies of this great city. Edinburgh day trips have never been simpler!


Please remember to wear a face covering. Visit our FAQs⇒ to find out more about what we’re doing to keep you and our team safe.



Fancy exploring the capital? We’ve got just the ticket (which you can now buy online or via the First Bus app).





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