Edinburgh's Old Town has a long and eventful past. Explore the area within the Old City Walls. Hear stories of our city's character, some real and some fictional. Walk Through the Closes and discover many hidden gems with a sprinkle of Harry Potter and Outlander too.
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Pass By: Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1, UK
Part of the Royal Mile
Pass By: The Vennel Viewpoint Edinburgh Castle, 11 1 Vennel, Edinburgh EH1 2HU Scotland
Great view of Edinburgh Castle from the old City Wall.
Pass By: Riddle's Court, Riddles Court 322 Lawnmarket Patrick Geddes Centre, Edinburgh EH1 2PG Scotland
A Royal Mile Hidden Gem
Pass By: Writers' Museum, Lady Stairs House Lady Stair's Close Lawnmarket Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2PA Scotland
Lady Stair's House
Pass By: Gladstone's Land, 477B Lawnmarket Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2NT Scotland
Starting point and one of Edinburgh's oldest buildings.
Pass By: Greyfriars Kirk, 1 Greyfriars Place Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2QQ Scotland
Hear about the history of the Kirk, the Burial Ground, the Dog and Harry Potter.
Pass By: 21 Grassmarket Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2HS Scotland
Once the site of markets, executions and is still at the heart of the Old Town
Pass By: Mercat Cross, Parliament Square, Edinburgh Scotland
Hear about what went on here
Pass By: St Giles' Cathedral, High Street Historic Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1RE Scotland
Viewed from the outside
Pass By: John Knox House Museum, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR Scotland
Viewed from the outside
Pass By: Edinburgh City Chambers, 45-329 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1PN Scotland
What lies beneath the city chambers?
Pass By: The World's End, 2-8 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, UK
How did it get it's name?
Pass By: Tweeddale Court 14 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1TE Scotland
History and Outlander
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- 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 is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- The guides do have masks available and hand sanitiser. Please do not be offended when the guide does not shake hands and stands well back. This is for your safety.
- Guided Walking Tour
1 hour 30 minutes
Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1, UK
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