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Old Aberdeen Private Walking Tour & Photography Workshop

Time Exposure Travel

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Time Exposure Travel will take you on a walking tour round some of the most interesting and historical areas of Old Aberdeen, chosen from some of the attractions listed, whilst providing photography instruction throughout, from an award winning professional photographer. We will show you how to get most out of your camera and take wonderful memories.

A traditional lunch and or a photograph editing session can also be incorporated in to your tour. Please ask for details and costs, should you wish to add these items.

Also option to add in Historical City Centre tour extension. Limited to 4 guests. Please ask for costs.

Suitable for all levels of photographer.

Non photography partners more than welcome.

Camera with Manual settings required.

Tours can be tailored to suit.

Access to Chapel interiors is subject to availability.

Time Exposure Travel are members of ABTOT (No.5419) which provides protection for customers’ prepayments.

About This Deal

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Seaton Park, Don St Bridge of Don, Aberdeen AB24 1XS Scotland

Stunning and vast public park following the banks of the River Don and formally private grounds that were given to the city in the 20th Century. Famous for it extensive flower beds that make the park very colourful in the summer.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: St Machar's Cathedral, Chanonry Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 1RQ Scotland

Stunning cathedral building with an amazing Heraldic ceiling, dating back to the 14th Century. Also infamously where part of "William Braveheart Wallace" was buried and the scene of many a grave robbing.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: King's Museum - Old Town House, High Street University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 3EN Scotland

Ancient building next to the "Mercat Cross" with a secret "grate" at the side of it.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Old Aberdeen, High street, Aberdeen Scotland

This part of the walking tour round Old Aberdeen, includes the famous Powis Gates, The Town House, The Mercat Cross amongst other places and a 16th century secret graveyard that very few locals even know about.

We will discover stunning ancient buildings like Kings College, Scotland's oldest bridge, a Cathedral with a dark secret, parks and gardens and even visit a secret graveyard very few locals even know about. Photography tuition throughout from an award winning professional photographer. A traditional Scottish Lunch can be arranged for after if required, as can an additional lesson in editing your photographs. Please ask for details.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Brig 'o' Balgownie, Bridge of Don Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen Scotland

An impressive 13th-century bridge spanning the River Don in Old Aberdeen. Built by Robert The Bruce and one of the oldest bridges in Britain.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: King's College Chapel, College Bounds High Street, Aberdeen AB24 3EE Scotland

The original part of Aberdeen University dating back over 500 years and other fascinating historic buildings and monuments. The iconic tower is topped by an imperial crown, a story in itself.

Duration: 15 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • 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 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
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Photography tuition throughout the tour from an award winning professional photographer.
  • All tours can be changed to suit, just tell us what you would like.
  • Tours are private and are for singles, couples and or friends up to a maximum of 10.
  • Start time to suit you, if scheduled times do not suit you, subject to availability.
  • Suitable for all levels of photographer and non photography partners welcome.
  • Optional restaurant traditional lunch/dinner can be added at end of tour. Please request details
  • Optional Lightroom / Photoshop Tuition after tour concludes

  • No drinks or snacks included in cost
  • Pick up limited to 7 people on a first come first served basis.

Departure Point
c/o St. Machar's Cathedral, The Chanonry, Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 1RQ, UK

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up from anywhere in Aberdeen City for up to 7 people (in one location) is £10 (payable to guide). Strictly first come first served.

For those staying outwith Aberdeen City, an additional fee may apply for pick up, but tours/workshops can be also offered in the area of your hotel. Please ask for details.

Airport pick up is £40.00


  • Dyce Airport, Aberdeen Scotland

Departure Time
10:00 AM

2 hours 30 minutes

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

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 Time Exposure Travel 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. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.