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With the 48-hour pass, enjoy 3 sightseeing bus routes around Edinburgh and a bus and boat cruise. Choose from a variety of routes to really make the most of your time in Edinburgh and explore the sights you most want to see.

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City Sightseeing Edinburgh

See all the main attractions with CitySightseeing Edinburgh. There’s multi-language commentary in 9 languages and a special Horrible Histories commentary for your children, narrated by Terry Deary himself.

Edinburgh Tour

Explore Edinburgh’s city centre taking in the spectacular buildings including Edinburgh Castle, the Scottish Parliament, and the architecture of the Georgian New Town with a live guide in English.

Majestic Tour

The Majestic Tour heads north of Edinburgh’s City Centre towards the port of Leith with highlights including Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, The Royal Yacht Britannia, and the Palace of Holyrood house. The Majestic Tour features a multi-lingual commentary in 10 languages.

Firth of Forth Bus and Boat Trip

Board your bus at Waterloo Place – in the heart of Edinburgh for a tour to South Queensferry with English commentary via headphones, followed by a boat tour aboard one of Forth Boat Tours fleet of vessels. Enjoy superb views of Edinburgh and Fife’s coastlines as well as the iconic Three Bridges, the Forth Road Bridge, The Forth Bridge and the new Queensferry Crossing. Get your camera out and look for puffins and seals along the way.

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Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian



  • Get a 48-hour Edinburgh pass for access to 3 bus tours and a boat trip too
  • Take hop-on hop-off bus tours of the Old and New Towns
  • Head to the coast at Newhaven with stops at Royal Botanic Gardens
  • Go on a cruise out onto the Firth of Forth



  • 48-hour unlimited travel on the Edinburgh City Sightseeing, Edinburgh Tour, and Majestic Tour
  • Firth of Forth cruise

Meeting Point


All bus tours start from Waterloo Place, across from the Apex Waterloo Hotel.

Know Before you Go


  • You can join a tour at any stop and hop on and off for the duration of your ticket

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June, 2024




August 26,2019

  • Tuesday
  • 9:00am - 10:00am
  • Lewis
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