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Edinburgh: Book a Local Friend

Product ID: 72766
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Book a local Edinburgher for a personalized tour. Ditch the travel guides, decide where to go, what to see and what to do together with your private, personal, like-minded guide, with a friend who knows what you like the city will unveil its best to you.
About this activity
Duration 2 - 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Spend time in Edinburgh with a host, who will customize an experience of the highland capital just for you
  • See the real Edinburgh through the eyes of your host, a local, but also manage to tick off some of the bigger attractions too
  • Explore local neighborhoods or the most famous areas of the city — the choice is yours
  • Get tips from your host regarding other places in the city they think you should visit
  • Stop for any drinks, meals, or snacks at any place that catches your fancy: be it a food market, eatery, or Scottish pub
Full description
Book this tour and your hosts will contact you within 24 hours and ask you questions about your preferences and interests, so they can match you with the right profile and assign a like-minded local Edinburgher. He or she who will become your guide.

Keeping in mind your personal answers they will put together a bespoke itinerary, just for you. Please note that this will be outlined but flexible. They will arrange a meeting with your guide in the most convenient place for you. If during the tour you feel like changing direction, or your guide believes that you'd enjoy a sight or different experience, he/she will suggest and discuss with you changes to the itinerary.

Enjoy discovering amazing spots in Edinburgh that you don't know about and are difficult to find in any guidebook or on the Internet, because they are lesser known to the crowd but beloved by locals! The day revolves around your wishes so enjoy your private tour and let your local show you the Edinburgh you will love!
Includes
  • Private and personalized 2, 4, 6 or 8-hour tour with a local host
  • Booking of tickets, attractions and venues as required
  • Local guide
  • Pick-up from your accommodation (if reasonable within reasonable distance)
  • Walking tour (other transport can be arranged at additional cost)
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Any tickets into attractions
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Transportation to/ from meeting point
  • Public/private transportation during the tour

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Meeting point

To be confirmed at time of booking

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Important information
Know before you go
Tours are fully personalized so any additional requirements like tickets, transportation and food & drinks can be arranged for an additional cost.

Private groups are normally no larger than 6 people (if your group is larger, please make this known so that arrangements can be made).

Please book at least 24-hours in advance so the best experience can be built for you.
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 6 reviews
Review summary
Service
5.0/5
Organization
5.0/5
Value for money
4.5/5
Safety
4.8/5

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Product ID: 72766