What You'll Get
Hop aboard this Edinburgh bus tour at Waterloo Place in Central Edinburgh. From here, you travel along Princes Street with a small group of 16 passengers or fewer, listen as the audio-guide provides insight into the history of Edinburgh Castle perched above the glorious Princes Street Gardens.
Head to the lively Grassmarket, a place that historically functioned both as a market place and a notorious place of execution and is today filled with bars and restaurants. Learn the charming story of Greyfriars Bobby, Edinburgh’s most famous dog, before traveling around Edinburgh’s central university area where, among the many stunning buildings you can spot some of the places that inspired the Harry Potter books.
After the famous Royal Mile, venture past the National Gallery and down into the New Town to learn about the Scottish pioneers who lived in the area's handsome Georgian buildings.
Next, head off the beaten track across the Dean Bridge and into Edinburgh's quaint Dean Village. This residential zone was once a separate village and is packed full of charming cobbled lanes. Exploring this area, you'll get a view of Stewart's Melville College and the Galleries of Modern Art. It's here you learn more about the city as a film location.
Back towards the city center, travel along George Street and Queen Street before passing Calton Hill and heading down to the foot of Arthur’s Seat, site of Holyrood Palace. The last leg of the journey takes you through the Canongate, past the John Knox House and Scottish Storytelling Centre before heading back to Waterloo Place for the end of the tour.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Minimum age is 5 years
- Audio guide is in English only
- Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
- All departures guaranteed to operate
- Small-group tour
- Transport by glass roofed convertible mini-coach
- Audio-guide commentary describing Edinburgh from a local's perspective
- Gratuities (optional)
Tours depart daily and 09:45, 12:15 and 15:15
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The Fine Print
14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.