Greyfriars Cemetery Tour
An afternoon stroll full of surprising historical tales in Edinburgh's most famous graveyard.
A walking tour visiting graves of some lesser-known characters including the lecturer who taught Charles Darwin, an actor buried in full theatrical costume, and a First World War ace pilot. We might, in passing, also point out the graves with links to a certain boy wizard.
- Start time: 2:00pm
- Duration: 90 minutes (approx.)
- Tour Size: Maximum of 8 people (plus guide)
- Child: (12-15yrs), under 12yrs not allowed
- Meeting point: Cadies & Witchery Tours shop
- Note: This tour is with main guide only. If you are looking for a tour with a main guide and 'jumper-ooter', we recommend our Ghosts & Gore Tour.
- Group discounts do not apply
To make a booking, please visit our shop/office, located at 84 West Bow (Victoria St), EH1 2HH, where our ghosts will be happy to help you make a reservation. We are open throughout the week, from 12-6pm Monday-Tuesday, and 12-8pm Wednesday-Sunday.
Booking in advance is essential.
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.
From £16 per adult
January — December
Covid 19 Facilities
- Advance booking essential
- Capacity limit
Tour company information
The Cadies & Witchery Tours
The Cadies & Witchery Tours take a light-hearted look at Edinburgh's darker side, with tales of witchcraft, murder, plague and body snatching, told by your guide Alexander Clapperton (deceased). Blending history with humour and facts with fables, your ghostly guides will lead you through the Old Town's haunted closes and creepy courtyards, while our unique "jumper-ooters" provide guaranteed ghastly appearances! Our 5-star outdoor walking tours depart from outside The Witchery Restaurant, 352 Castlehill, Royal Mile (near Edinburgh Castle), EH1 2NF. https://g.page/thewitcheryed
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