We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
    EuropeUnited Kingdom (UK)ScotlandEdinburghPlaces to visit in EdinburghTours and Tickets

Edinburgh Sky to Sea Bike Tour by Manual or E-Bike - with unbiased reviews

Edinburgh Sky to Sea Bike Tour by Manual or E-Bike

Select Date and Travellers
US$ 66.97
2 travellers
Low Price GuaranteeNo Booking Fees
Our 3 hour Sky to Sea bike tour takes us to the highest and lowest points of Edinburgh accessible by tarmac on a choice of manual or e-bike. From our very own volcano, Arthur's Seat, with its panoramic views across the city, to the golden sandy beaches and sea views at Portobello. We also pay a visit to the Port of Leith, with over 600 years of maritime history, and the Georgian New Town, a UNESCO world heritage site with grand streets and town houses. Transport to the start of the route is provided free of charge, in our custom bike bus. Your tour will end centrally, close to the Waverley Station.
What to Expect
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Union Canal, Edinburgh EH11 1EZ, UK

Ancient transport route

Pass By: The Meadows, Melville Dr, Edinburgh EH9 1ND, UK

Edinburgh University and the Old Royal Infirmary Hospital

Pass By: Holyrood Park Education Centre 1 Queen's Drive, Edinburgh EH8 8HG Scotland

Royal Park featuring Holyrood Palace and The Scottish Parliament Buildings

Pass By: Arthur's Seat, Queen's Drive Holyrood Park, Edinburgh EH8 8HG Scotland

Extinct volcano with views of Edinburgh

Pass By: Innocent Railway Tunnel, 1 Holyrood Park, Edinburgh EH16 5BT Scotland

One of Scotland's oldest railways

Pass By: Portobello Beach, 1 Promenade, Edinburgh EH15 2DX Scotland

Victorian promenade and sandy beaches

Pass By: Leith, Edinburgh EH6 Scotland

Once Scotland's busiest port with over 600 years of maritime history

Pass By: New Town, Edinburgh Scotland

Georgian streets and UNESCO world heritage site
Show More
Important Information
3h 50m
  • Choice of manual or e-bike
  • Hotel pick up
  • Guide
  • Helmet, gloves and rain jacket
  • Water
  • Bottled water
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Show More
Additional Info
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult over 18 years
  • Minimum age is 12 years for manual bike and 16 years for e-bike
  • Wear comfortable casual/leisure clothing and footwear. Dress appropriately according to weather conditions
  • Physical activity featuring two short/medium climbs uphill which can walked if necessary. Pedal assist bikes available to help uphill and for a more relaxed experience. Recommended for leisure cyclists with moderate fitness.
  • Subject to weather conditions. If canceled due to inclement weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • All cyclists heights MUST be advised at time of booking
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Participants must be comfortable riding a bicycle
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Traveller rating
  • 52
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
Traveller type
Time of year
Popular mentions
Clare B wrote a review Nov 2019
3 contributions
My sister and I didn't have too much time to spend in Edinburgh and we wanted to see the most of it we could. We spent the morning/afternoon with Johann getting to see so much of the city that we wouldn't have if we had not gone on this tour. Johann was kind and knew a lot
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Vanessa K wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions9 helpful votes
Absolutely brilliant way to spend a morning. Taken to all the best spots, learnt loads- such a great way to see Edinburgh. Johann, the guide, is relaxed, friendly and knows his stuff. And gives great restaurant recommendations!
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Martin A wrote a review Oct 2019
4 contributions
We had a really nice day with John. He showed us around in a relax easy way. We say so much we had not been able to do it by our self. Thanks to him our trip was more then great. He even gave us a map on the Pentland hills and gave us his best choice of restaurant and what to
Read more
Date of experience: October 2019
DC Murphy wrote a review Oct 2019
11 contributions4 helpful votes
Doing a bike tour was the top priority of our recent trip to Scotland and we feel like we hit the lottery by choosing this company. Johann’s communication, knowledge and assistance was invaluable! We got lucky with a beautifully sunny day and a stop at Linlithgow Palace for our
Read more
TarHeelBorn1 wrote a review Oct 2019
179 contributions56 helpful votes
We were scheduled to do the Edinburgh Sky to Sea tour by bike, but heavy rain caused us to rethink that decision. Johann was very flexible and accommodating, so we did the tour by van instead. He turned the poor weather into an advantage by taking us to sites that we would not
Read more
Date of experience: October 2019
Key Details
  • Holyrood Park, Arthur's Seat, and 4 more
  • Duration: 3h 50m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:+1 855 275 5071