Ricky's Bicycle Tours

Cycling Tours in Edinburgh

For those who want to explore the city on two wheels, or simply keep fit with beautiful views, there are plenty of cycling tours to enjoy a manual or e-bike and take in the sites of Edinburgh’s neighbourhoods.

Ricky’s Bicycle Tours

A group of cyclists.
A group of cyclists.

Led by knowledgeable local guides, Ricky’s Bicycle Tours provide a unique perspective on Edinburgh’s rich history, stunning architecture and vibrant culture. Tours start in the city centre, before taking a leisurely cycle to Leith or Portobello, all the while showcasing the best of Edinburgh’s attractions. Whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or a casual rider, Ricky’s Bicycle Tours caters to all skill levels, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone.

Tartan Bicycle Company

The Tartan Bicycle Company offer a selection of to suit all levels of cycling ability. With friendly and knowledgeable guides, join a scheduled group tour or private trip using their high-quality E-bikes and hybrid bikes. All cycle routes are carefully chosen to ensure they are safe and interesting. They can also provide ride support and transportation for groups who would prefer to plan their own route.

A Wee Pedal

Edinburgh cycle tours ,© A wee pedal
© A wee pedal

Looking to learn more about Edinburgh’s history and explore lesser-known areas of the city? A Wee Pedal is a 5-star multi-award-winning family business offering tours which explore hidden parts of the city and its rich history. They have a range of tours to choose from, including family-friendly, E-bike tours around Arthur’s Seat and their best-selling 20-mile circular bike tour of Edinburgh.

In addition, they deliver successful programmes for children and adults focusing on confidence rides, bike maintenance and route-finding rides. A wee pedal is passionate about sustainability and are committed to low impact, zero carbon experiences.

EZ Bike Tours

For those that prefer a less strenuous cycle, EZ Bike Tours have a range of award-winning electric bikes. Sturdy and comfortable, the bikes can be ridden by anyone over 14 years old. Choose from a city tour which takes on both the Old and New Town, Carlton Hill and Arthur’s Seat, or a coastal tour which follows the coastline to South Queensferry. Led by experienced guides who are passionate about Edinburgh’s history, explore the city’s most scenic and historic neighbourhoods.

Edinburgh Bike Tours

small group of cyclists at Crammond ,© EBT

Edinburgh Bike Tours offer an immersive way to discover the beauty and history of the city. Join a small group or private guided bike tour on one of their half or full day tours and marvel at the city’s iconic landmarks, picturesque streets and hidden gems. They offer a range of tours from flat and coastal, incorporating the Old Town, New Town, Portobello and the Forth Bridges. Fancy a longer tour? Join one of their tours to neighbouring Roslin, Musselburgh or South Queensferry.

Baja Bikes

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Embark on a fun bicycle tour through the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town with Baja Bikes. Cycle through the famous Royal Mile, passing iconic city landmarks such as Edinburgh Castle, the Scottish Parliament, and the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Continue along tranquil paths to Arthur’s Seat, with its incredible panoramic views. Take along a leisurely ride to Duddingston village and the ancient 12th century church, where you’ll see Dr Neil’s Garden, now a picturesque bird and wildlife sanctuary.