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Private Sherlock Holmes and Edinburgh Mystery Tour


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What brought Conan Doyle to invent Sherlock Holmes? How did Edinburgh influence the famous detective? Did you know that the Sherlock's deductive process was based on Conan Doyle's medical studies at Surgeons' Hall? During this tour, you will become Watson and try to solve the biggest mystery of all: the detective himself.

About This Deal

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Greyfriars Kirk, 1 Greyfriars Place Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2QQ Scotland

The cemetery where corpses mysteriously disappeared

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Surgeons' Hall Museums, Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DW Scotland

Anatomy, autopsy and deductive skills : corpses for science

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Writers' Museum, Lady Stairs House Lady Stair's Close Lawnmarket Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2PA Scotland

Learn about the rich culture of Edinburgh and the writers who lived alongside Sherlock Holmes

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: New Town, New Town, Edinburgh, Scotland

Discovering the youth of Arthur Conan Doyle

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Scott Monument, E. Princes St Gardens, Edinburgh EH2 2EJ Scotland

Mysterious Scotland in a gothic setting. Edinburgh, Capital of Literature

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Calton Hill, St. Andrews House 2 Regent Road, Edinburgh EH1 3DG Scotland

The Clock of Edinburgh, will you be on time to solve this mystery?

Duration: 30 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Tour
  • Entry/Admission - Greyfriars Kirk

  • Entry/Admission - Surgeons' Hall Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Scott Monument

Departure Point
87 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HJ, UK

Departure Time
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 11/6/2021 - 12/12/2022
Monday:10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday:06:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday:06:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday:06:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday:06:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday:10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Sunday:10:00 AM - 11:00 PM

2 hours

Return Details
Calton Hill, Edinburgh EH7 5AA, 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 Thunderdices 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.