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Our Britannia Tour, immerse yourself in royalty!

You can get on and off the tour in the city centre.

It goes past the Royal Botanic Garden and Newhaven Harbour. Then it goes all the way to Leith and The Majestic Royal Yacht Britannia. There’s lots more to see too!

Journey Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Frequency: Runs Every Hour

Starting Point: Waterloo Place, or hop on at any of our Britannia Tour stops.

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Hidden Gems

Calton Hill

Offers stunning cityscape views, with notable landmarks like the National Monument. A must-visit for history and beauty. (Britannia Tour Stop 1)

Water of Leith Walkway

A beautiful river in the city with nice walks, wildlife, and a peaceful break from city life. (Britannia Tour Stop 6)

Circus Lane

A cobblestone street lined with colourful Georgian houses, blooming flowers, and a peaceful ambience. (Britannia Tour Stop 8)

Dean Village

A picturesque and historic area known for its charming cottages, tranquil waterway, and quaint atmosphere. A hidden gem for strolling and capturing postcard-worthy scenes. (Britannia Tour Stop 9)

Victoria Street aka Diagon Alley

Victoria Street is a vibrant and charming curved street with colourful buildings, boutique shops, and cosy cafés. Its charm and character make it a popular destination for locals and tourists. (Britannia Tour Stop 14)

Bright Bus Perks

The Real Mary Kings Close
£1 Off Adult tickets before 1 pm with the code BRIGHTBUS

The Real Mary King’s Close (

The Cauldron Edinburgh
15% off on potion classes with the Bright Bus tour ticket. Book online with the code BRIGHTBUS_WIZARD

Our Potions Bar Edinburgh | Magical Drinks | The Cauldron Edinburgh

Holyrood Distillery
£2 off all tours with the Bright Bus tour ticket. Book online and use code BBT22

Distillery Tour | Whisky Tour | Gin Tour | Holyrood Distillery

Sushi Stop
10% off showing the Bright Bus ticket

Located in Waverley Mall

The Magic Cup

10% off showing the Bright Bus ticket

Located in Waverley Mall