A Bike Buddy - book a one to one with a guide

5 miles / 8 km | 2 hours | Easy

From £60


About this tour

The guide will have a chat with you and then together you can decide on the route plan.

This is a trip tailored to suit you.

There are options for how you spend the time.

– learn some basic bike maintenance

– fix a puncture/ adjust gears

– improve your balance

– find where best to ride on the road

– how to cope with traffic and pot holes

– gear changing tips

– find new routes

– generally boost your cycling confidence.

One of our experienced Edinburgh Bike Tours cycle guides will spend time with you on a one to one basis.


Read feedback from one of our happy customers


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Half day guided tours

Start and Finish Place

Starts and finishes at our office in Leith


5 miles / 8 km


Tailor made to suit you.


We will choose quiet roads and bike paths

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Total time

2 hours

Start and finish time

1000 to 1200




From £60

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What You Get

Bike included


Helmet included


Guide included



Drinks and snacks en route

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Child friendly

Children are welcome if a family Bike Buddy trip is booked.

Ask us about family friendly options and prices.

What People Say about this tour

Brilliant few hours

We booked the city tour which took you through the city centre and out to Portobello. Apart from a couple of hills at the beginning the ride itself is relatively flat. There were only the two of us plus our guide, Andy, which was great. What a brilliant few hours we had with Andy! When…

Great ride around beautiful Edinburgh and to Portobello

Super friendly efficient service. Kathy was so helpful in arranging our booking. Our guide was just lovely, Sandrine, who was so knowledgeable and friendly made the experience really good. COVID-19 responsible and we couldn’t have asked for a better travel bike tour experience. Such a fab way to see the city and more! Thank you

Coast and Castles

When we last visited and took the city centre tour the coast and bridges tour was recommended. As expected, tours aren’t back to full operation so we contacted Kathy to see whether there was a possibility of running this and she kindly arranged our own tour. This is a beautiful ride along the coastline of…

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