boat tours – edinburgh

Three bridges and Loch Ness, are just two boat tours and adventures you can take from the vibrant Scottish city of Edinburgh. It’s not just about the festival up here! Climb aboard a boat and go in search of the mysterious monster that lurks in the depths of Loch Ness, will you see it? Or cruise on the Firth of Forth, admiring the views of the spectacular bridges that span the river. You might even see some marine life on your sightseeing cruise. A spectacular city to explore on land and water.
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Experience Boat Tours in Edinburgh

Summer fun: Edinburgh is alive at all times of the year, but especially so during the summer months. The weather is warmer during this time and it's festival season. A time when the city takes on a whole different feel. Vibrant and full of energy. Catch a show, take some tours and you’ll really capture the best of this city.

Best things to do: Edinburgh is your gateway to the Highlands, so make sure you head out to explore the extraordinary countryside. The Loch Ness tour is perfect for that. Inside the city, well it offers plenty. You have Edinburgh castle to explore, the Royal Mile and its shops and entertainment to take in, There’s the old town and the vaults are well worth your time. Try some whisky and indulge in Scottish hospitality too.

Try something different: If a boat tour of Loch Ness isn’t different enough you could always try one of the following. Each will give you a historical perspective of this amazing city. There are ghost tours and walks around the underground vaults. Maybe a little wee drab of whisky? Well, you’ve got to try it out, haven’t you? There are even film location tours. See, plenty of fun to be had.

• Visit the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and you have a lot of choices! The Fringe features a whopping 55,000 performances across 300 venues! From comedy to cabaret, you’ll be catered for.

• Walk up the Royal Mile and you’ll discover that it’s not actually a mile long! It stretches from Edinburgh Castle to Holyrood Palace and is 1.13 miles! Oh, and it’s not its real name either.

• Arthur’s Seat dominates the background and is a great place to view the city below. It’s one of two extinct volcanoes in Edinburgh. Edinburgh Castle sits atop the other. Don’t worry both have been extinct for millions of years.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q: Dinner and a cruise?

    You will find there are several Edinburgh lunch and dinner cruise options available. Check the individual tour details for the menu and the options available.

  • Q: Do Edinburgh Cruises offer free Wi-Fi onboard?

    We realise you want to capture those destination hotspots on your tour. Many operators do offer free Wi-Fi on board, but you will need to check with the individual operator.

  • Q: Do Edinburgh Boat Cruises run throughout the year?

    Yes, but be aware that there is a high season (June to August) and Low Season (November to March). Check the tour details for timings.

  • Q: Can you give me some alternative tours to your cruise and boat tours?

    Edinburgh is a region full of attractions and experiences to enjoy and immerse in. Check out our Edinburgh tours by visiting isango.com

  • Q: What is the duration of the Edinburgh Boat Tour?

    Each tour is different, but in general, they will have a duration between 1 to 2 hours. Make sure to check the specific tour for timings.

  • Q: What time do Edinburgh Boat Tours operate?

    Boat tours will run at different times of the day, especially if you are booked on a lunch or dinner cruise. Make sure to check the tour details for a full listing of times.

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