Enjoy some of the finest views in the world. View the oldest crown jewels in Europe and hear of their rocky past. Learn of Robert the Bruce, the Jacobites and their connections with Edinburgh Castle.
Enjoy some of the finest views in the world. View the oldest crown jewels in Europe and hear of their rocky past.
Learn of Robert the Bruce, the Jacobites and their connections with Edinburgh Castle.
Learn of the most unlikely successful capture of a castle imaginable.
Experience the One O’Clock gun!
I recommend a separate personal guided tour of Edinburgh Castle with me to make the most of your experience.
There is also an entry fee payable to Historic Environment Scotland. As of 25th June 2018 this was;
£17 for adults aged 15-59
£10.20 for children aged 5-15
£13.60 for adults aged 60+ and unemployed persons
These are the rates for pre-booked entry to Edinburgh Castle.
I have a large number of five star reviews in respect of freelance tours I have taken for other companies. Please enquire for further information.
Price on Request
January — December
- Small Group (1-16)
Covid 19 Facilities
- COVID-19 measures in place
- COVID-19 risk assessment completed
- COVID-19 staff training completed
- Capacity limit
- Face mask essential (not provided)
- Face masks required for staff in public areas
- Hand sanitiser available to visitors & staff
Tour company information
Edinburgh Tours and History
Hello! My name is Fraser Paterson. I work on a freelance basis as an experienced professional tour guide and writer. I offer private walking tours. Choose whatever you wish from the following areas of Edinburgh in which I have expert knowledge. The world famous Greyfriars cemetery, Old Town, Great Inventors of Edinburgh fame, Edinburgh Castle and even a Ghosts and Horrors tour! Tours are by pre-booking and payment only.
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