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  2. Scotland
  3. Edinburgh
  4. Royal Mile

Edinburgh: Old Town Historical Walking Tour

Product ID: 15764
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We think the best way to explore Edinburgh is to follow your feet. Where the buses can’t take you, and the guide books don’t show you is where our city’s stories lie – the closes, wynds, courtyards and homes of Old Edinburgh.
About this activity
Duration 90 minutes
Skip the line through a separate entrance
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German
Audio guide/headphones
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Join the original and most popular history tour in Edinburgh
  • Take a unique journey around the sites, stories and secrets of the Old Town you might otherwise miss
  • Get a wonderful introduction to Edinburgh, it’s past and people
  • Enjoy a great tour with the first 5-star walking tour company in Scotland!
  • Take a tour led by historians
Full description
Hidden gems are waiting to be discovered.

The best way to explore Edinburgh is to follow your feet. Where the buses can’t take you and the guide books don’t show you is where the city’s stories lie, in the closes, wynds, courtyards and homes of Old Edinburgh.

You will visit the sites that are tucked away to see the secrets and hear the tales. Your guide will help you unlock Edinburgh's fascinating past, the culture, crime, politics and people of Scotland’s capital.
Includes
  • Ticket for 90-minute scheduled public history tour of the Royal Mile
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Please dress for the weather wear appropriate footwear
• For health and safety reasons, unfortunately children under 5 years of age are note permitted on this tour
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.7 / 5
based on 212 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.7/5
Organization
4.7/5
Value for money
4.5/5
Safety
4.8/5

Organized by

Mercat Tours

Product ID: 15764