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Small Group Edinburgh Underground Vaults Historical Walk with Private Option

Mercat Tours

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

Descend into the unique Blair Street Underground Vaults of Old Edinburgh.

Far below the busy, bustling Edinburgh streets there lies a dark, quiet and forgotten place. These wonderful dark rooms of arched ceilings, fireplaces and 18th century wine vaults lie beneath the South Bridge, one of the city's main thoroughfares. What happened in these extraordinary vaulted chambers, who lived here, where, when and why? See and learn more...

About This Deal

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Stop At: Mercat Tours, 28 Blair Street, Edinburgh EH1 1QR Scotland

Get exclusive access to the city’s oldest, deepest Blair Street Underground Vaults.

Discover secrets & stories of Edinburgh’s underworld.

See and touch 19th century artefacts.

Visit our Discovery Room with 3D model & display.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Mercat Cross, Parliament Square, Edinburgh Scotland

Tour meeting point.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2PB Scotland

Explore the closes and understand the buildings of the historic Old Town of Edinburgh, before descending into the Blair Street Underground Vaults

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Edinburgh Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 Scotland

See the sites of the Old Town as you walk towards the Blair Street Underground Vaults

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children over 5yrs only
  • 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
  • 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 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).
  • Small group experience
  • Award-winning local storytellers
  • TourTalk radio receiver to enjoy live storytelling at safe distance
  • Exclusive access to Blair Street Underground Vaults

1 hour 15 minutes

Return Details
28 Blair St, Edinburgh EH1 1QR, UK

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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.