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Day Trip to Edinburgh (Scotland) with Edinburgh Castle & Bus Tour

Enjoy a scenic journey through Britain's scenic East Coast before arriving in Edinburgh, where you will get to see the Scottish capital from a hop on hop off bus tour. You'll also have time to explore Edinburgh Castle, where you will get to see the Scottish Crown Jewels and panoramic views of the city skyline.

Meet your tour guide at King's Cross Station, where you will be given a welcom pack full of exciting details about your day in Scotland, before being escorted to your train with reserved seats. The journey will swoop along Britains scenic east coast, before arriving in Edinburgh at 11.32am! Youll also get a handy Edinburgh map to make navigating the city a little easier.

See the Scottish capital from a hop on hop off open top bus tour and take in all the major sights! From the Queens official residence when she visits Scotland, Palace of Holyroodhouse, to towering Edinburgh Castle that dominates the Edinburgh skyline, youll soon get acquainted with the charming city during this tour. Youll cruise down Royal Mile, one of the busiest streets in Edinburghs historic old town, and past the famed Greyfriars Bobby monument.

Youll enjoy a free admission to Edinburgh Castle this much-loved fortress has been involved in many historical conflicts since the 12th century and stands guard over the city from atop the Castle Rock. See the dazzling Scottish Crown Jewels and pose for photos with unbeatable panoramic views of the city skyline in the background.
Bid goodbye to Scotland as your train departs Edinburgh at 5.30pm, arriving back in London between 10-10,30pm.

Experience Includes

  • Reserved standard train seats
  • Open Top Bus Tour
  • Admissions to Edinburgh Castle

Experience Excludes

  • Gratuities
  • Food or drinks
  • Guide
  • Hotel transfers

Departs

Mondays - Thursdays.

Departure location

King's Cross Station.

Start times

6.30am

Duration

15 hours.

Additional information

Please note this tour is unescorted.