Private Edinburgh history and culture tour
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Attractions & guided tours

Private Edinburgh history and culture tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Hit the streets of Edinburgh with your expert guide
  • Immerse yourself in the tales and sights of the Old Town
  • Discover the hidden secrets that only true locals know
What to expect

Castles, volcanoes, history on every corner, a world-famous university and a buzzing arts scene, Edinburgh has it all. With so much to see and discover, there's no better way to navigate the capital than with a local guide at your side. They'll take you around the city's cobbled streets and alleyways giving you a true insight into the history and hidden secrets of Edinburgh.

Connect with a local guide and hit the Edinburgh streets to immerse yourself in the tales and sights of the Old Town on this walking tour. You'll hear all about its historic roots and modern life in the city today. Wandering around the cobbled streets and lanes will give you a great overview of its history and act as the perfect introduction to Scotland's capital city. You'll see the classics from Edinburgh Castle to the Royal Mile as well as many more hidden secrets only known by true local experts!

Your dedicated guide will take time to tailor the tour to your own interests so that you'll be able to learn something new whether you're visiting for the first time or even live there!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • What's included
    • Private walking tour
    • Local guide
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 0-9): Free
    Where

    4 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2JU, UK

    Meeting point:

    Please meet your guide outside Cold Town House.

    What to remember
    • Please note that tours run whatever the weather so make sure you're wrapped up
    • This is a private tour and will begin at the customer's requested time. You can confirm this with the supplier directly
    • Each group has a maximum of 6 participants. Children under 10 years old don't count towards the group maximum
    • Kids under the age of 10 go free
    • This tour will end in a central location
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    When
    • Please check the calendar to find this tour's availability
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    Provider
    Walking Tours in Scotland
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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