Edinburgh: Best hop-on hop-off tour in the world

TripAdvisor has named Edinburgh Bus Tours' Royal Edinburgh Ticket the number one Hop-On, Hop-Off Experience in the World.

The Royal Edinburgh Ticket beat both the Cape Town City Sightseeing Tour and the San Diego Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour to the top spot in TripAdvisor's annual awards.

The ticket, valid for 48 hours, allows sightseers admission to Edinburgh Castle, Holyroodhouse and the Royal Yacht Britannia, plus all three Edinburgh Bus Tours city tours.

Edinburgh Bus Tours is owned by Lothian Buses. It encompasses the Edinburgh Tour, Majestic Tour and City Sightseeing Edinburgh brands.

Elaine Green, Edinburgh Bus Tours Sales Manager, says: “The Royal Edinburgh Ticket is a fantastic example of a successful partnership within Edinburgh Tourism benefiting our many valued visitors.

“Our Royal partners are delighted to be at the top of such a prestigious list and look forward to welcoming even more visitors, keen to explore Edinburgh’s royal delights in the coming months.”