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Edinburgh Walking Tour

From £20 per adult

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January — December

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This walking tour of up to three hours can be offered in a number of sites within Edinburgh. The Royal Mile, The New Town, The Museums and Art Galleries, Princess street and Gardens, the list goes on. Or if you have something else in mind?

The most popular walking tour is the Royal Mile.

So called because it connects two Royal Palaces, Holyrood Palace at the bottom and Edinburgh Castle at the top.

Starting at the Castle Esplanade and working our way downhill. Passing the writers Museum, the site of public execution and Canonball house all with a great story to tell.

East toward the Lawnmarket and St Giles Cathedral, The Scottish courts and old Scottish Parliament (occasional access available).

Further down passing the many closes we can explore with the site of Deacon Brodie's House and the source of Doctor Jekyll and Mr Hyde.

Then heading further down till we arrive at the Scottish Parliament and Holyrood House.

Other walking tours include Grassmarket and Greyfriars, Harry Potter Tour, Georgian New town,Arthur's Seat and Holyrood Park,Edinburgh's Museums and Galleries.

Tours range from one to three hours

Admission to individual sites is not normally included in tour price but can be arranged.

COVID-19 information

In recognition that this business has confirmed that they have followed government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.

This business has confirmed that they have implemented, and will ensure ongoing compliance with, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Safe Travels protocols. The Safe Travels stamp is based on self-assessment and it is not a certification.

Contact details

Scotland Touring
1 Glebe st
Hamilton
South Lanarkshire
Scotland
ML36PT

Key facilities

Pets Welcome Pets Welcome
Starting
Edinburgh - City Centre
Length
1
Hour
Themes
Castles City Film and TV Geology Ghosts and Supernatural History Photography Walking

COVID-19 facilities

  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
  • Capacity limit
  • Contactless payment possible
  • Deep cleaning between visitors
  • Face mask essential (provided)
  • Hand sanitiser available to visitors & staff
  • Online booking only

Tour prices

From

  • £20 Per Adult
  • £10 Per child
  • £15 Concession
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Prices are subject to change depending on season

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Tour company information

Scotland Touring

Provide bespoke tours of Scotland. Gordon is a leading Scottish tour guide, a trained actor/historian and a Blue Badge guide with insights into some unique parts of Scotland particularly visiting scenes from the Outlander film series. From three hour city or town walking tours, full day driver guided tours one to five days. Tours of the Scottish Film sites, James Bond, Outlander, Harry Potter, Trainspotting etc Specialising in small groups who would like an intimate insight into what makes Scotland. History, genealogy or just beautiful Scotland.

Opening times

Open every day

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