Bike tour for new students Sept 2023

20 miles | 3 hours total with stops | Easy/Moderate

Four people minimum required to run the tour at £30 per person. Not suitable for under 16s, child seats or tagalong bikes.

From £30


About this tour

We are delighted to offer cycle orientation rides for new students in Edinburgh.

This is a great way to get to know the city and other students plus insider tips on how to move in and around the city on its quiet and sometimes secret network of cycle routes.

Small group or private tours available. Our GBP 30 fee would include cycle hire, helmet and a guide for 3 hours. The tours will start from our depot in the busy port area of Edinburgh, Leith.

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Half day guided tours

Start and Finish Place

Starts and finishes at our office in Leith


20 miles


Quiet roads and cycle paths


Quiet roads and cycle paths

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Total time

3 hours total with stops

Start and finish time

Starts at 1000 and finishes 1300




From £30

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What You Get

Bike included


Helmet included


Guide included



Drinks and snacks en route

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Child friendly


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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