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Self-guided Discovery Walk in Edinburgh: An Obscure Adventure

Secret City Trails

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Just one look at Edinburgh’s intriguing cityscape hints at all the secrets beneath… Are you curious to discover them? Follow in the footsteps of an enthusiastic history buff, Chris, and seek answers to location-based riddles he created. Wandering through obscure streets, you’ll find atmospheric gardens, intriguing statues and wicked delights along the way. Even long-time locals said they were surprised with hidden spots and stories they discovered on this self-guided walk!

This playful walk across Edinburgh’s Old Town sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and often hidden – details around you. Whether you know Edinburgh or just start exploring here, this experience gives you a perspective on discovery that will inspire your curiosity wherever you go next.

There are 12 fun location-based riddles to solve on this route.

You can fully enjoy this experience of connecting with the city while staying in your own group.

About This Deal

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Edinburgh Castle, Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NG Scotland

Edinburgh Castle

Pass By: West Bow Well, Victoria Street, Edinburgh Scotland

Bow Well

Pass By: John Knox House Museum, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR Scotland

John Knox House

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

St Giles Cathedral

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
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • A link to the web app game (received via email). The game is played in the browser of your phone.

  • Food and Drinks
  • Mobile data

2 to 3 hours

Return Details
Old Calton Cemetery, Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh EH1 3BQ, 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 Secret City Trails 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.