Edinburgh, Scotland's Capital - 2 day tour

Tour Summary

Edinburgh, Scotland’s Capital
2 day / 1 night

Fancy a short break in Edinburgh? Then is the tour for you. Speed between London and Edinburgh by express train. Discover Edinburgh’s historic Old Town, including Edinburgh Castle. Stroll through the grand squares of the New Town, then explore more of the city on a hop-on, hop-off tour.  Relax in a comfortable city centre hotel, specially chosen to be close to all the key attractions. There’s no better way to discover Scotland’s elegant capital city.

High Speed Train - travel from London to Edinburgh in just under 4.5 hours

Edinburgh Castle - see the Scottish Crown Jewels and admire the views over the city

Old Town - explore the ancient Royal Mile with its cobbled streets, narrow closes and hidden courtyards

New Town - discover the wide tree-lined streets, magnificent gardens and elegant squares

Hop-on, Hop-off Tour - get a different perspective on Edinburgh from the top deck of an open-topped bus

Movie locations - Trainspotting, Outlander and The Illusionist

Hotel accommodation included

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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions



  • 1 nights hotel accommodation
  • Location: Edinburgh (1)


  • Scottish/Continental breakfast (1)

Visits, Admissions and Experiences

  • Admission to Edinburgh Castle
  • Hop-on, Hop-off tour of Edinburgh

Tour Essentials

  • Return standard class train tickets between London and Edinburgh with seat reservations
  • Customised tour itinerary & Official Edinburgh Guide
  • Service charges and taxes


  • Admission charges unless otherwise stated above
  • Mealls, snacks or items of a personal nature

Departure information

From Kings Cross Railway Station
Euston Road
London N1 9AL

Check-in: 06:30 hrs
Tour Departs: 07:00 hrs
Tour Returns: 20:55 hrs

Child details

Child discount applies to children aged 5 to 15 years inclusive.

We can make special travel arrangements for children aged under 5 years of age please contact us for details.

Photo-ID may be requested to confirm discount entitlement.  

Price Notes

IMPORTANT: Once booked this tour cannot be changed or cancelled

The price of this tour includes hotel accommodation with en-suite bathroom.

Train Times
The times shown above are for guidance only. The train times for your journey will be shown on your tickets and itinerary.

Please see the FAQ section for more information on this tour.

Product code 
RT 00216

Tour route map

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