Explore the charms and history of Edinburgh with this value combo treating you to a 24-hour City Sightseeing Hop-on, Hop-off Bus and Admission to the Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official residence of The Queen in Edinburgh. Get up close and personal with the long Scottish royal history with the flexibility to stay as long as you like and enjoy the convenience of discovering the city comfortably at your own pace, even if you are short on time.
HOP-ON, HOP-OFF BUS - 24 Hours
The ever-popular Edinburgh Hop-on, Hop-off tour allows you to explore this historic city while creating your perfect sightseeing itinerary, hopping on and off the buses as you wish. Valid for 24 hours, it is perfect for exploring the city at your own pace, even if you are short on time.
Easily visit all the top attractions in the city with the comprehensive route trailing an array of strategically-located stops. Not to mention there’s an engaging audio commentary available on board in 9 different languages, so that you don’t miss out on a single story of this incredible city. We got your kids covered, too, with the award-winning ‘Horrible Stories’ commentary available for them in English.
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PALACE OF HOLYROODHOUSE ADMISSION TICKET
Visit the official Scottish home of Her Majesty the Queen, the Palace of Holyroodhouse standing at the end of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile with Arthur’s Seat as the backdrop. With the flexibility to spend as long as you like, this is a taste of royalty you can’t miss out on!
Here’s what’s in store for you!
Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: Ticket valid for 24 hours
Palace of Holyroodhouse: You're in control! Stay as long as you'd like!Start time
Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: 9am - 4pm, every 15 minutes
Palace of Holyroodhouse
March to October: 9:30am - 6pm (last admission: 4:30pm)
November to April: 9:30am - 4:30pm (last admission: 3:15pm)
Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: Just hop on at any of the stops
Palace of Holyroodhouse: Make your way to Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8DX.
Nearest Train Station is Edinburgh Waverley
Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: You can hop off at any of the stops
Palace of Holyroodhouse: Same as the starting point
Entrances, unless specified
Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)
Your bus voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.
Our local partners do everything in their power to ensure the tours run to schedule. However, Edinburgh is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause disruption.
Palace of Holyroodhouse - Important Information
If you are travelling by a cruise to join the hop-on, hop-off bus, you might want to keep the following details in mind: