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Hidden Sights & Cosmopolitan Magic

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On our adventures, we will visit some of the city’s most interesting monuments, locally owned independent shops, enchanting streets, and the hidden gems, that you might miss out on your own. We will dive into the histories and personalities that define the capital and its individual neighbourhoods most. Along the way, we’ll take in the city’s breathtaking skyline from Calton Hill. Perhaps even grab an artisan coffee from our favourite coffee shop.You will get the chance to meet local shopkeepers and experience the city’s real lifestyle & culture. From the best historical insights to the off the radar secret bars, from true Edinburgh institutions to cozy local bookshops, landmarks, spectacular views, and sights we will cover it all during our walk. Our playground will be the UNESCO World Heritage Georgian New Town, its cosmopolitan streets and buildings, inside and outside :)

What You'll Get

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Stop At: New Town, Edinburgh Scotland

We will venture through Edinburgh's UNESCO World Heritage New Town.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Calton Hill, St. Andrews House 2 Regent Road, Edinburgh EH1 3DG Scotland

Along the way, we'll take in the city’s breathtaking skyline from Calton Hill.

Duration: 20 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 4 travelers
  • Alternative Edinburgh Guide Map - curated independently by us.

Departure Point
Scott Monument, Edinburgh EH2 2EJ, UK

Departure Time
11:00 AM

2 to 30 minutes

Return Details
135 Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1SJ, UK

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Alternative Edinburgh in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.