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Remarkable Edinburgh Self-Guided Audio Walking Tour

Citywalksz Ltd

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Edinburgh is a place that asks to be discovered, filled with quirky, inviting nooks that tempt you to explore just that little bit further.

Perfectly suited for discovery on foot, our self-guided audio tour allows you to set the pace and explore at your leisure as you uncover the stories of this amazing city.

On this tour you will see a centuries old castle, underground alleys with a dark history and a world famous graveyard, and many other absorbing sights.

To discover this fascinating city in your own time and at your own pace just download this self-guided audio tour, pop in your headphones, open the map that comes with your download and start walking.

The tour will take approximately two hours, but you can pause the audio guide when needed. Grab a bite to eat or do some shopping along the way.

Please note that this tour is only available in English.

About This Deal

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Greyfriars Kirkyard, Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh EH1 2QQ Scotland

Greyfriars Kirkyard is renowned as the final resting place of one of the world's most loyal dogs, Greyfriars Bobby.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Deacon Brodie's Tavern, 435 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2NT Scotland

No tour of Edinburgh is complete without a visit to Deacon Brodie's tavern, named after a local thief and reputedly the home of Edinburgh's best haggis, a national delicacy, and well worth a try.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: The Real Mary King's Close, High Street, 2 Warriston's Close, Edinburgh EH1 1PG Scotland

Tour Mary King's Close if you dare. You may not be alone in the reputedly haunted nooks and crannies.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: St Giles' Cathedral, High Street Historic Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1RE Scotland

There has been a church on the site of St Giles' Cathedral since 1120. The current cathedral was built in the 14th century and renovated towards the end of the 15th.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Princes Street Gardens, 54 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 4BA Scotland

The gardens contain many interesting monuments but the most significant is that dedicated to Sir Walter Scott.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Edinburgh Castle, Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NG Scotland

The current building of the castle dates back to the 12th century and is home to the Scottish crown jewels.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2PB Scotland

The Royal Mile, which links Edinburgh Castle in the west to Holyrood Palace in the east, is generally considered to be the heart of the Scottish capital. Here, along a distance of 1809 metres (which makes up one Scottish mile), the main tourist attractions of Edinburgh are concentrated. Altogether the Royal Mile is made up of four adjacent streets: Castlehill, the commercial Lawnmarket, the fashionable Highstreet and the quiet Canongate.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: George IV Bridge, Bank Street and Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh Scotland

The George IV Bridge's main claim to fame is that it is home to the Elephant House, where J.K. Rowling conceived and wrote her first Harry Potter book.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Edinburgh City Chambers, 45-329 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1PN Scotland

This ground edifice, known originally as the Royal Exchange, was built in the 18th century to designs by John and Robert Adam for the merchants of Edinburgh.

Duration: 15 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Link for downloading mp3 files and map
  • Self-Paced
  • Self-Guided Audio Tour
  • Zip folder of audio files and map

  • Headphones
  • Food/Drink
  • Transportation
  • Audio Device
  • Admission Fees for Deacon Brodie's Tavern - It's a bar. Buy a drink.
  • Admission Fees for The Real Mary King's Close - £18.95
  • Admission Fees for Edinburgh Castle - £15.50
  • Entry/Admission - Deacon Brodie's Tavern
  • Entry/Admission - The Real Mary King's Close
  • Entry/Admission - St Giles' Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Edinburgh Castle

Departure Point
Princes Street Gardens, Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2HG, UK

Departure Time
12:00 AM

2 to 3 hours

Return Details
Supreme Courts, 11 Parliament Square, Edinburgh EH1 1RQ, 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 Citywalksz Ltd 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.

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.