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Edinburgh: History & Culture - Private Walking Tour

Walking Tours in Edinburgh

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Explore Edinburgh the way you want to, spend quality time with a local and get a real taste for our beautiful city. With flexible meeting and end points, and a dedicated local guide, maximise your time in Edinburgh on a private tour.

Connect with a local guide and immerse yourself in the tales and sights of Edinburgh’s Old Town. From its historic roots to modern life in the city today, this leisurely 1.5 hour wander of the cobbled streets and alleyways will give you a great overview and introduction to Scotland’s capital city.

The tour will take in the classics, from Edinburgh Castle to the Royal Mile as well as many more hidden secrets only known by our true local experts!

Your dedicated guide will tailor the tour to your own interests, so you’ll be sure to learn something new whether you’re visiting for the first time or even live here!

About This Deal

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: 21 Grassmarket Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2HS Scotland

On this family-friendly, witchery tour explore Edinburgh's sinister history, tales, and sights! From the little piper boy forever lost underneath Edinburgh Castle to Harry Potter and even real-life witches! Explore the magical side of Edinburgh and discover the city's real secrets.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Greyfriars Bobby, Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh EH1 2QE Scotland

Greyfriar's Bobby - Hear about Bobby's iconic life in Edinburgh

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Victoria Street, Victoria St, Edinburgh EH1, UK

Victoria Street - from inspiration of Diagon Alley to a witches homes - there's plenty to explore

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Edinburgh Castle Esplanade, Castle Hill, Edinburgh EH1 2NG Scotland

Edinburgh Castle - explore the witches well and hear tales of the piper whisky boy - forever lost underneath Edinburgh castle

Duration: 10 minutes

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

From torturing to executions - the Royal Mile has more than meets the eye!

Duration: 10 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • 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
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • The tour is entirely outdoors and social distancing measures will be in place throughout. Group sizes have been limited.
  • Wonderful Local Guide
  • Hotel PickUp Available

Departure Point
10/4 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2JU, UK

Traveler pickup is offered
If you choose a hotel pickup, please note that the route needs to be altered. If your hotel is too far out of our general route, this will take time away from the tour so it is up to your own discretion.

Departure Time
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 11/18/2021 - 6/30/2023
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

1 hour 30 minutes

Return Details
109 The Royal Mile Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1SG, 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 Walking Tours in Edinburgh 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. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.