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Edinburgh City Tour by Glass-Roofed Convertible Mini-Coach

By: Rabbie's
Highlights
  • Experience Edinburgh in a brief period of time
  • Avoid driving and easily see city highlights in an open-top mini-coach
  • Learn about local attractions from onboard audio commentary
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Edinburgh City Tour by Glass-Roofed Convertible Mini-Coach
From US$ 19.46
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Edinburgh City Tour 9:45amMost Popular
Join this special 2 hour, Edinburgh city tour and discover the stories, secrets, and sights of the city including the Old and New Town and the charming Dean Village.
US$ 19.46
Edinburgh City Tour 3:15pm
Join this special 2 hour, Edinburgh city tour and discover the stories, secrets, and sights of the city including the Old and New Town and the charming Dean Village.
US$ 19.46
Edinburgh City Tour 12:15pm
Join this special 2 hour, Edinburgh city tour and discover the stories, secrets, and sights of the city including the Old and New Town and the charming Dean Village.
US$ 19.46
Overview
Ideal for first-time visitors, this tour allows you to avoid the hassle of driving and experience Edinburgh in a brief period of time. Easily see city highlights such as Edinburgh Castle and Grassmarket in an open-top mini-coach, learn about local attractions from onboard audio commentary, and hop out to take photos. This small-group tour is limited to 15 people for an intimate experience.
What to Expect
Your tour begins at Waterloo Place in central Edinburgh, where you board the mini-coach and set off to explore the city.

First, ride down Princes Street and learn about Edinburgh Castle and the Princes Street Gardens. Continue on to Grassmarket, a historic market in the city’s Old Town.

Then, head to the central university area and stop for photo ops at buildings that inspired British author JK Rowling.

After that, drive down the famous Royal Mile and head to Edinburgh’s New Town. 

Pass by the National Gallery and continue on to Queen Street and George Street, past Carlton Hill, to the foot of Arthur’s Seat and Holyrood Palace. Then, pass through the Canongate district.

Your tour ends back at the original departure point.
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Reviews (10)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Comfortable Edinburgh city tour

Rabbie's city tour of Edinburgh is a great and comfortable way to get an overview of the city with great commentary by guide. Our guide Ian was knowledgeable, patient and funny while driving us around all the important spots around the city. I would recommend...More

Thank Abhishek C
Rabbie's, Customer Service Representative at Rabbie's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for this kind review! Our main aims with the City Tour are to orient visitors with Edinburgh and provide them with history to give context to our city. It sounds like that's exactly what happened on this tour, which we are...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Nice way to see the highlights

Good way to see the city. Hard to understand the driver. Does not compare to the incredible Rabbie's tour we had in London though.More

1  Thank Ann E
Rabbie's, Public Relations Manager at Rabbie's, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Hi Ann, It's hard to compare our city tours with our other sightseeing tours, because it does have an audio guide rather than a live guide, which makes for a different kind of experience. We are glad that you found it a good way to...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Great Intro to Edinburgh

The guide and tour were a great introduction to Edinburgh. However, prior to booking I had asked if we could leave our luggage there as we were coming right from the Airport. After receiving a "yes" to that question we booked. After booking we received...More

1  Thank jbullwinkel
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile
Useful introduction

Booking easy and ran on time. As an introduction to Edinburgh was helpful to have identified things to go back to. To be 5 stars I think the tour would need better commentary. There is a recording which kicks in at certain parts but not...More

Thank Mercia584
Reviewed 26 October 2017
Don't Bother With This, It'll Just Eat Up Your Time

This was a two hour tour (which turned into 2 1/2) which drove us around the older parts of the city. The problem was that the driver, who had a heavy Spanish accent, talked at the same time as the recorded narrative, so you couldn't...More

1  Thank WellTraveledCritic
Rabbie's, Public Relations Manager at Rabbie's, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Hi there, Thank you for sharing your thoughts. The tour itself is intended to be a short orientation and overview of Edinburgh but of course within the 2 hour running time there is only so much that we can cover. We would agree that people...More

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