Adult £14

City Sightseeing Tour

Full tour takes approximately 1 hour

Experience the best of Edinburgh with City Sightseeing’s open-top bus tour. Entertaining and informative commentary is available in nine different languages, alongside the Horrible Histories commentary – a great option for kids!

Highlights include:

  • New Town
  • Old Town
  • Grassmarket
  • Edinburgh Castle
  • National Museum of Scotland
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Our Dynamic Earth
  • Calton Hill

The City Sightseeing Tour operates year-round, with tours starting at 0930 from St Andrew Square. Regular departures throughout the day, and tours last approximately one hour. Download the tour leaflet & timetable for more information.

The commentary for this tour is available in English, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Japanese and Mandarin Chinese.

Ticket Type Per Ticket
Adult £14
Senior (60+)/ Student £13
Child (age 5-15) £6
Family (2 adults & up to 3 children) £33


  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portugese
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Japanese
  • Mandarin Chinese

Want to see more of Edinburgh?

Want to see more of Edinburgh?

Upgrade your ticket from just £4 to a Grand or Royal Ticket.

City Sightseeing Tour route map (View all tour routes)

Get the full timetable as a PDF

Get the full timetable as a PDF