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Blair Street Underground Vaults Evening Walking Tour in Edinburgh

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Small, personal 5 star group tour with a maximum of 15 people.

Explore the Blair Street Underground Vaults and the Canongate graveyard
Hear of infamous murderers and cursed souls and delve into the terror of the city’s gruesome past.

About This Deal

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2PB Scotland

The tour starts that the Mercat Cross where you will learn all about the significance of the Market Cross and the history of the Royal Mile

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Canongate Kirk, 153 Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8BN Scotland

Canongate graveyard will bring you to the resting place of the city’s most famous figures: Adam Smith, the father of economics; David Rizzio, confidant of Mary Queen of Scots; and James Douglas, 3rd Marquess of Queensberry – the infamous cannibal of the Canongate.

Duration: 30 minutes

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

See the stunning architecture of St . Giles Cathedral

Pass By: Edinburgh Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 Scotland

Explore the parts of Edinburgh that you would otherwise walk past

Stop At: Mercat Cross, Parliament Square, Edinburgh Scotland

Tour meeting point

Duration: 15 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Tours are guaranteed all year round, so please dress for the weather, with comfortable shoes.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Children 5yrs and above only
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • 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
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • You will be part of a small group (max 15) and we'll provide "Tour Talk" radio sets to make social distancing easier. Please bring your own face masks and earphones (disposable earphones can be provided).
  • Visit to Canongate Graveyard
  • Exclusive access to Blair Street Underground Vaults
  • Award-winning local storytellers
  • Small group experience
  • TourTalk radio receiver to enjoy live storytelling at safe distance
  • Entry/Admission - Royal Mile

1 hour 45 minutes

Return Details
Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh EH8 8FA, UK

Voucher Info
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The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Mercat Tours 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.

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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.