Edinburgh

Tours & activities in Edinburgh


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Secrets of the Royal Mile walking tour of Edinburgh
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Book Secrets of the Royal Mile walking tour of Edinburgh now for the perfect introduction to Scotland's capital and its fascinating history.
Price from 25,00 EUR
Tour available in: English
Edinburgh: Loch Ness, Glencoe & the Scottish Highlands Tour
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See the best of Scotland's Highlands on a guided day trip from Edinburgh. Search for 'Nessie', meet some 'hairy coos' and see stunning landscapes.
Price from 67,62 EUR
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Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Tour from Edinburgh
Explore Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Scottish Highlands on this 12-hour tour from Edinburgh. Depart from Edinburgh on a luxury mini-coach and travel out into the Scottish Highlands to Glencoe with your guide. Stop at Fort Augustus on the banks of Loch Ness at marvel at the spectacular scenery, then continue on to explore the Cairngorms National Park. Admire the majestic mountain of Craig Meagaidh and continue through the Drummochter mountain pass to visit the Victorian town of Pitlochry. Group size limited to 16 to ensure a personalised experience.
Price from 72,04 EUR
The Palace of Holyroodhouse
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Visit The Queen's official residence in Scotland
Price from 21,93 EUR
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Holyrood Palace Tickets
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Coronations, weddings, betrayal, assassination... discover the secrets of Holyrood Palace: the official residence of the queen of England and Scotland.
Price from 20,60 EUR
Vox City: Edinburgh Self-Guided Sightseeing Tours
Discover Edinburgh with your own pace! Download our Vox City App and take your self-guided audio-guided tour! Roam around Edinburgh and listen to our complete guide, choosing your own path to explore the historical center!
Price from 10,00 EUR
Palace of Holyroodhouse Entrance Tickets with Multimedia Guide
Price from 17,50 GBP
Historic Free Tour of Edinburgh. Essential
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Edinburgh has become one of the most beautiful cities in Europe.

We will know the history of this medieval city, with more than 3000 years, from the first tribes that populated it, the Picts, to the men in skirts. We will talk about its most important buildings, such as St. Giles Cathedral, or Edinburgh Castle. We will walk through its most emblematic streets, such as the Royal Mile , or Victoria Street .

We will visit the sculpture of the puppy Bobby , which is next to the Greyfriars cemetery, where many mysteries and legends are hidden, and some paranormal activity. Part of the Harry Potter book was written in Edinburgh and its writer, JK Rowling, used the inspiration graveyard, join us to discover where she wrote and what she used as inspiration for her novels.

With so many centuries of history , the capital of Scotland is rich in history and legends. You cannot miss this incredible visit to Edinburgh.

In this free tour we will visit:

  • Historical introduction to Edinburgh
  • Royal Mile
  • Victoria Street
  • Grassmarket
  • Greyfriars Cemetery
  • Bobby dog
  • Mysteries about Harry Potter
  • Mackenzie and paranormal activity
  • National Museum of Scotland
  • Writers Museum
  • St. Giles Cathedral
  • Presbyterianism
  • david hume
  • Public executions
  • Maggie Dickson
  • Heart of Midlothian
  • Mercat Cross
  • Fringe Festival
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Ghosts and ghouls evening walking tour of Edinburgh
Book this evening ghosts and ghouls walking tour to discover Edinburgh's haunted side and the Blair Street Underground Vaults before a dram of whisky.
Price from 37,00 EUR
Tour available in: English
Edinburgh Castle: Skip-the-Line Guided Walking Tour
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Explore one the most important fortresses in the history of Scotland on this guided walking tour of Edinburgh Castle. Make the most of your time with skip-the-line tickets to this popular attraction.
Price from 46,27 EUR
Loch Ness, Glencoe & The Highlands Day Trip from Edinburgh
This 12 hour tour will fit in as much of Scotland as can possibly done in one day! You will witness the stunning scenery of Glencoe and Ben Nevis before you make your way to Loch Ness for a cruise across its deep waters looking for evidence of its renowned resident, Nessie. Enjoy traveling in comfort on one of our luxury, modern, air-conditioned coaches as you witness the stunning sights that Scotland has to offer.
Price from 68,66 EUR
The Scotch Whisky Experience: Silver & Gold Tours
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A barrel of Scotch fun in the world of whisky
Price from 22,52 EUR
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Edinburgh Hop On Hop Off Bus
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The tourist bus is the ideal option to explore Edinburgh. With two floors, an open roof, audio commentary in English and 24 hop on hop off stops.
Price from 18,90 EUR
The Queen's Gallery at Palace of Holyroodhouse: Entrance Tickets with Multimedia Guide
Price from 8,50 GBP
Free Tour of Edinburgh
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The stories of Edinburgh are almost too amazing to be true, but as you join this entertaining walking tour with an expert local guide, you will discover tales that you simply couldn't make up. Hear the stories of the English kings and how the Edinburgh locals showed what they thought of them, discover the real-life Dr Jekyl and Mr Hyde, and learn why leaving the pub at closing time in old Edinburgh was a particularly dangerous undertaking. These local tour guides bring Edinburgh's history to life as they take you to major landmarks in Edinburgh's Old Town like St Gile's Cathedral, the Scottish Writer's Museum, and the Grassmarket, where public executions didn't always go according to plan.

Of course though, Edinburgh's fascinating history is not just made up of madmen. Discover heroic men and women like William Wallace and the Stone of Destiny, learn about Scottish literary greats at the Scottish Writers' Museum (we promise you can name more of them than you think!), and even discover a sweet local dog who redefined the word loyalty at Greyfriars Kirkyard.

Highlights:

  • Stroll up the Royal Mile, visiting St Gile’s Cathedral and other major landmarks
  • Meet Scottish greats like William Wallace
  • Visit the pub (and history!) filled Grassmarket
  • Help to contribute to the local community at your coffee break at the Grassmarket Project
  • See the National Museum of Scotland
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Ghostly underground walking tour of Edinburgh
Book this ghostly underground walking tour of Edinburgh now to explore haunted caverns and discover the city's darker side in the safety of daylight.
Price from 25,00 EUR
Tour available in: English
Edinburgh: 'Firth of Forth' Three Bridges Sightseeing Cruise
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A 90-minute sightseeing cruise with views of the "three bridges", including the UNESCO world Heritage Forth Bridge, Inchcolm Island and medieval abbey. During your cruise, you will also have incredible views of the Edinburgh skyline.
Price from 21,35 EUR
Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, Glencoe & Hairy Coos Tour from Edinburgh
When exploring Scotland on your 1 Day Loch Ness, Glencoe, Ben Nevis and Scottish Highlands Tour, you will get to experience the very best of Scotland in a jam packed adventure. This tour is perfect for those who might have limited time and want to get the most for their money. With breathtaking scenery and landscapes of unspoilt nature you’ll travel the Scottish highlands, getting away from the hussle and bustle of modern life.Experience Scottish culture through the folklore of Scotland’s myths and legends, historical sites and learn about the history of our wonderful country. Every twist and turn of the winding Scottish road has a new photo opportunity, a new story to be told and a new experience to be had.Great Days Out Visit Scotland Campaign Discount available on certain dates !
Price from 72,28 EUR
The Royal Edinburgh
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See Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Britannia and Holyrood Palace with one ticket
Price from 74,67 EUR
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Day Trip: Stirling, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park
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Get a slice of Highland life on this day trip to western Scotland, witht scenic lochs, the old capital of Stirling, and the Trossachs: land of William Wallace.
Price from 48,30 EUR
Edinburgh Self Guided Audio Tour
Price from 8,50 GBP
The best of Edinburgh's amazing Old Town (TIP BASED)
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Having been a cultural, historical, scientific and political centre of Scotland for centuries, the truly fascinating city of Edinburgh is by far one of the most unique cities in the world. ​ For such a small country, Scotland and also Edinburgh sure gave much to the world.

The city has seen countless battles throughout the ages. Mighty kings and queens have resided here, wars have been declared, impressive monuments built, stunning inventions created and religious revolutions carried out. ​ 

With its amazing architecture and romantic scenery, the Scottish capital can offer you an amazing adventure, one which will leave lasting memories long after your visit here. ​ With a fun personna such as myself, you will be taken on a great, amazing tour around the Old Town of Edinburgh, which is the heart and foundation of the city. ​ You will get to see museums, remarkable sites, such as the impressive St. Giles Cathedral and the Castle of Edinburgh, one of the most besieged and attacked places in the world - and much more. At the same time, you will learn so much as history will be presented to you in the best possible way.

The tour is free which means you have the freedom to evaluate it by tipping the tour guide at the end. 

 So, just book a tour and let the adventure start!

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Hidden and haunted evening adult walking tour of Edinburgh
Book this hidden and haunted evening adult walking tour of Edinburgh now to discover the gruesome underground vaults and the creepy old town.
Price from 25,00 EUR
Tour available in: English
Edinburgh: Harry Potter Magical Guided Walking Tour
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Take a magical walking tour of Edinburgh and discover the city where the world of Harry Potter was conceived. Test your knowledge with an audio-visual quiz, find out your Hogwarts House, and visit Tom Riddle’s grave.
Price from 14,24 EUR
Underground Walking Tour in Edinburgh
Visit the infamous hidden and supposedly haunted vaults beneath the South Bridge in Edinburgh Old Town. Hear tales of how the poor and unfortunate lived in these former slums. Explore these dimly lit vaults by candlelight, once the haunt of criminals, body snatchers and witches alike, said by some to now be occupied by a few of the spirits of these inhabitants long since dead.Each vault has stories of crime, disease, death and lots more... with which your guide shall enlighten you in all the gory details! You will see a genuine witchcraft temple, recently used by a Wiccan coven and you will enter their former temple. Join us to learn why it is no longer safe for them to practice their craft in that vault. DARE you step inside the infamous stone circle?
Price from 16,86 EUR
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