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Summer Season starts this weekend

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We’re teaming up with the famous department store, Jenners to offer our customers a special Easter treat to celebrate the start of our summer season on 30 March. Anyone who joins us for a bus tour over the Easter weekend will have the opportunity to hop on a tour and hop off at Jenners to receive a free Easter egg …

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New partnership for Edinburgh Bus Tours

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Edinburgh Bus Tours have teamed up with Landmark Press to help promote Scotland’s Capital to visitors. As part of a three year partnership, Landmark Press’s ‘Welcome to Edinburgh’ guide will be stocked in our Travelshops and feature on the rear of two of our tour buses with adverts for Edinburgh Bus Tours appearing inside the guide. Donna Marshall, Commercial Manager …

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Edinburgh is Majestic

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The Majestic Tour highlights the history of Edinburgh and it’s fascinating places, peoples and buildings. This tour ventures further out of the city centre to Leith, Newhaven and Stockbridge. Highlights of the tour include: New Town Royal Botanic Garden Leith Cruise Terminal Royal Yacht Britannia Palace of Holyroodhouse Scottish Parliament New Town Why not try this and all our city …

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Welcome Calcutta Cup rugby fans

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This weekend Scotland take on England is one of the biggest games in the RBS 6 Nations here in Edinburgh at BT Murrayfield. There will be lots of ‘friendly’ rivalry and the city will have a fantastic buzz. If you are here for the weekend, why not use some of that time to see the highlights of Scotland’s Capital by …

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International Tourist Guide Day

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Today is International Tourist Guide Day – a celebration of the important role tour guides play in the tourism industry and their local communities. At Edinburgh Bus Tours we currently have 18 tour guides and today we starting training our new recruits for the summer today. To recognise the day, we ask one of our guides, Stuart Ness, to tell …

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Bonjour d’Édimbourg

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Six nations rugby is back and this weekend Scotland have their first home game against France here in Edinburgh at the BT Murrayfield Stadium. It’s still early in the tournament so there’s everything to play for and every reason to enjoy a bit of Edinburgh while you are in town. If you are here for the weekend, why not take …

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Come and join the Edinburgh Bus Tours team

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Are you passionate about Edinburgh and it’s history? Do you enjoy meeting new people? Can you bring a story to life and hold an audience? If the answer is YES, then a job as an Edinburgh Bus Tours guide could be for you. Edinburgh Bus Tours is one of Scotland’s biggest 5-star tourist attractions. We operate three unique tours all …

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We’re ‘turning tartan’ on 25 January for Macmillan Cancer Support

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To celebrate Burns Day on Thursday, 25 January, We’re having a ‘Turn up in Tartan’ day to raise money and awareness for Macmillan Cancer Support, our Charity of Choice. Throughout the day our drivers, guides and ticket sellers will be taking part in fundraising activities, including wearing their tartan outfits to raise money for our charity to help support people …

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Join us this week to celebrate Robert Burns Day

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Robert Burns Day is held in honour of Scotland’s most famous poet Robert Burns on his birthday, 25 January each year. The poet move to Edinburgh, aged 27, where he wrote one of his most well known pieces, Ae Fond Kiss for Agnes, who he had a passionate affair with. Robert Burns has many connections with Scotland’s Capital, which our …