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Edinburgh Christmas Lights with a Local: 100% Personalized & Private

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Wrap up warm as you join one of our local hosts to explore the enchanted winter wonderland which Edinburgh transforms into during Christmas time. You’ll discover the historic cobbled streets of Old Town draped in twinkling lights, the magical Scottish Christmas markets and Christmas trees fit to dazzle Santa Claus himself. Indulge in festive foods and follow the light trail at the Royal Botanic Garden!

Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.

About This Deal

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, 20 Inverleith Row, Edinburgh EH3 5LR Scotland

Join a host and discover Edinburgh’s most enchanting Christmas lights and festive sights - the evening light trail at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is a must!
IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

Pass By: Ye Olde Christmas Shoppe, 145 Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8BN, UK

Explore the Christmas markets, like the spectacular Edinburgh Christmas Market, to buy gifts for your family, or indulge in festive food and drinks
IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

Pass By: Princes Street Gardens, 54 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 4BA Scotland

Stroll through the winter wonderland in Princes Street Gardens, seeing the ice-skaters or getting on the ice-rink yourself
IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

Pass By: St Andrew Square, George Street, Edinburgh Scotland

Go ice skating in St. Andrews Square and/or within Princes Street Garden
IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

Pass By: St Andrew Square, George Street, Edinburgh Scotland

Warm up in a local pub and enjoy a celebratory drink with your host, getting tips about other Christmas-themed things to do in the city - like visiting the life-size nativity scene, typically located in St. Andrew Square gardens
IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • After booking, you will receive a short questionnaire, so you’ll be able to tell us more about your interests and preferences. Based on your responses you’ll be matched with a like-minded Local Host
  • Meeting point
  • Your meeting point is flexible, and to be agreed with your Local Host. Meet-up at your hotel or accommodation can be requested, or your Local Host will meet you at a convenient location close to the start of your experience.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • City Unscripted and all City Unscripted hosts follow the WHO (World Health Organization) and local government’s health and safety recommendations at all times. To keep up to date with the latest news we recommend visiting these World Health Organization (WHO) website pages.
Inclusions
  • Private and personalised experience
  • 3 hours with a Local Host
  • A cup of hot chocolate, mulled wine to warm up or a soft drink per person
  • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
  • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)


Exclusions
  • Additional food and drinks from the ones provided in the experience
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs
  • Gratuities


Departure Point
Edinburgh, UK

Traveler pickup is offered
Once you have booked your experience, we will be in touch in order to finalise the meeting point details with you. We can arrange pick up from hotels and other locations in the centre of the city. Your meeting point must be confirmed and agreed by the experience planners in advance. This is a walking experience, so your host will meet you on foot



Departure Time
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 11/28/2021 - 1/6/2022
Monday - Sunday:04:00 PM - 07:00 PM


Duration
3 hours

Return Details
Returns to original departure point


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 City Unscripted 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.

Need To Know

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.