Departs from St Andrew Square from 9am-6pm

Edinburgh Britannia Tour

From £10 per adult

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January — December

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Experience The Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh Castle, and Royal Botanic Garden as just some of the sights forming our Britannia Tour. We offer multilingual commentary, and a unique take on the history of Edinburgh.

Launching 30th May, our Britannia route is the best way to truly experience Scotland's Capital. Soak up the culture of Edinburgh and enjoy the eateries, parks, cafes vintage shops and markets found in Stockbridge and Leith Shore. Offering the perfect blend of must-see tourist attractions, as well as the authentic locals experience of Edinburgh. 

Hop on and hop off as much as you like to truly take in the sights of our Britannia Tour including:

  • The Royal Botanic Garden
  • Newhaven Harbour
  • The Royal Yacht Britannia & Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre
  • Leith Shore
  • Stockbridge
  • The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
  • Edinburgh Castle
  • The Royal Mile

Click here to download our tour maps.

We have ticket options to suit you, with validity for 24 or 48 hours allowing you to squeeze in as many of the sights as possible from the best seats in town!

We're the not-boring bus tour, and our friendly team are here to ensure you have the very best experience of Edinburgh during your time on board, and beyond!

COVID-19 information

This business has confirmed that they have implemented, and will ensure ongoing compliance with, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Safe Travels protocols. The Safe Travels stamp is based on self-assessment and it is not a certification.

Contact details

Bright Bus Tours
44 Hanover Street
City of Edinburgh

Key facilities

Disabled Access Level Access
Pets Welcome Pets Welcome
Edinburgh - City Centre
Large Group (31+) Medium Group (17-30) Small Group (1-16)
Chinese English French German Italian Japanese Portuguese Russian Spanish
Adventure Architecture Castles City Family History Landscapes Outdoor Activities

COVID-19 facilities

  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
  • COVID-19 staff training completed
  • Contactless payment possible
  • Online booking possible
  • Pets welcome during COVID-19 restrictions
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands

Tour prices


  • £10 Per Adult
  • £6 Per child
  • £9 Concession
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Prices are subject to change depending on season


Tour company information

Bright Bus Tours

Arthur no longer has the best seat in town! You can enjoy our Edinburgh Hop-on, Hop-off City Tour and Britannia Tour for the best way to truly experience Scotland’s Capital over 24 or 48 hours. Travel between Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile and Royal Yacht Britannia, hopping on and off as much as you like. Sample a tipple at Holyrood Distillery or explore at Dynamic Earth before a stroll in beautiful Stockbridge, or Leith Shore. An adult tour ticket is £10 or enjoy a trip with the family for £29 plus upgrade to a 48 hour ticket for only an extra £3.

Opening times

Our Tours operate from 9am daily, 7 days a week and depart from St Andrew Square, Edinburgh.

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