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Edinburgh: 'Firth of Forth' Three Bridges Sightseeing Cruise

1. Edinburgh: 'Firth of Forth' Three Bridges Sightseeing Cruise

Your boat tour will depart from the South Queensferry, which is only a short distance from Scotland's bustling capital city of Edinburgh. Your tour will include magnificent views of the "three bridges", including the world-famous UNESCO World Heritage Forth Railway Bridge. In addition, you can take in the beautiful panoramas of the Edinburgh skyline, the Kingdom of Fife and the historic island of Inchcolm with its medieval abbey. As part of the tour you will stop at the island to drop off and pick up visitors. Cruise along and discover the magic of the red railway Forth Bridge, the Forth Road suspension bridge, and the longest three-tower, cable-stayed bridge in the world, Queensferry Crossing. For your comfort, relax onboard in the heated observation lounge or on the outside decks, and listen to the guided commentary while you enjoy a drink from the bar. During your tour, you will find plenty of opportunities to both see and photograph a wide variety of marine wildlife including seabirds, porpoises and seals.

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Great short trip but the best thing was the information given by one of the crew, Don (not sure of spelling). He made the cruise much more interesting than by just hearing the recorded info.

Excellent boat trip, really good guide, lots of interesting historical information as well as a bit of seal spotting! Forth railway bridge is spectacular!

It was an amazing experience and planned tour. It's a must if you want to experience and see the 3 bridges and relax at the same time.

Really nice boat ride with a very helpful host. Must to do trip if you want to enjoy sea and view for 3 bridges from close

Lovely family day out learning about the history of the 3 bridges and the firth of forth.