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Haunted Houses & Tours in Carlisle


Underground City of the Dead Tour
Underground City of the Dead Tour

Experience the most haunted section of Edinburgh’s legendary Underground City with this award-winning guided walking tour. Known as ‘Damnation Alley’ and forgotten for centuries, these tunnels were once ‘home’ to men, women and children living in utter misery. Experience Edinburgh’s dark past as you listen to stories about what really happened beneath the city’s streets and what might have stayed behind … • 80 minute walking tour exploring Edinburgh’s underground city, led by a local expert guide. • Choice of day or night time tour. PLEASE NOTE During very busy times of the year tours are marked SOLD OUT when places are still available, in order to avoid over-booking. Contact us if the tour you want is marked SOLD OUT in case places are available.

Edinburgh
30+ bought
£13.00
City of the Dead's Double Dead Tour
City of the Dead's Double Dead Tour

Can’t decide whether to do the Underground City of the Dead Tour or the Haunted Graveyard Tour? Then don’t. Get the worst of both worlds with our Double Dead Tour.Led by an expert guide, you will venture into two of the most haunted places on the planet – the South Bridge Vaults AND the Covenanter’s Prison in Greyfriars Graveyard. The Covenanter’s Prison is home to the Mackenzie Poltergeist, the best documented supernatural case of all time and only City of the Dead Tours has the key!* 1hr 45 minute walking tour exploring Edinburgh’s underground vaults and the Covenanter’s Prison in Greyfriars Kirkyard, led by a local expert guide. Visit cityofthedeadtours.com for more information.PLEASE NOTE During very busy times of the year tours are marked SOLD OUT when places are still available, in order to avoid over-booking. Contact us on +44 (0)131 225 9044 or info@cityofthedeadtours.com if the tour you want is marked SOLD OUT in case places are available.

Edinburgh
20+ bought
£16.00
The World Famous Underground Ghost Tour
The World Famous Underground Ghost Tour

Explore the darker side of Scotland’s capital on this 75 minute early evening walking tour led by one of our enthusiastic guides dressed in period costume. Traverse the narrow, winding closes and eighteenth-century bridges lying just off the stately Royal Mile and discover their gruesome past; take a wander through the historic, but also haunted, Greyfriars Kirkyard and conclude your evening with a trip to our famous underground vaults where your guide will show you through the creepy chambers and share its secrets.

Edinburgh
70+ bought
£12.00
Edinburgh Old Town Evening Tour, Including Blair Street Underground and Dram of Whisky at Megget's Cellar
Edinburgh Old Town Evening Tour, Including Blair Street Underground and Dram of Whisky at Megget's Cellar

Hear stories of blood, guts and gore in the Old Town in Edinburgh. Sip a Scotch whisky in a candlelit cellar to warm the heart. Spend 2-hours examining the darker side of history on this guided tour.

Edinburgh
£18.00
Fright Night Tour
Fright Night Tour

Let us send a few shivers up your spine on this late evening, 75 minute, ghost tour of Edinburgh’s Old Town. The history of Scotland’s capital is one not just made up of royalty, inventors, writers and scholars but also murderers, witches, bodysnatchers even cannibals. Allow one of our costumed guides, who play one such roguish former citizen, to enlighten and frighten you for the evening. They’ll take you through the winding closes and darkened courts of the Old Town, all the while telling about the horrific events which took place there. Following that the you will journey to perhaps Scotland’s most haunted graveyard, Greyfriars Kirkyard. For the last part of the tour you’ll be taken down into our decidedly sinister underground vaults below South Bridge. This tour is perfect for lovers of scary stories and the bloodier side of Scotland’s history but is more relaxed in tone than our later extreme paranormal tour.

Edinburgh
10+ bought
£15.00
Halloween Underground Vaults Tour in Edinburgh
Halloween Underground Vaults Tour in Edinburgh

A seasonal Halloween tour of Edinburgh’s most haunted vaults – this descent will take you eerily close to the spirit world.

Edinburgh
1 bought
£14.00
Edinburgh Night Walking Including Underground Vaults
Edinburgh Night Walking Including Underground Vaults

Explore the grim and ghastly side of Edinburgh on a ghost walking tour – from fiendish plots that led to treason and torture, to secret lives lingering in the darkest corners of the city. Join this late-night ghost walking tour and experience Edinburgh’s historic and mysterious streets and alleyways as your local guide brings to life tales of the city’s supernatural past and present.

Edinburgh
£14.00
Blair Street Underground Vaults Evening Walking Tour in Edinburgh
Blair Street Underground Vaults Evening Walking Tour in Edinburgh

Explore the Blair Street Underground Vaults and the Canongate graveyardHear of infamous murderers and cursed soulsDelve into the terror of the city’s gruesome pastEnjoy an Edinburgh ghost tour in a small group

Edinburgh
£17.00
City of the Dead Haunted Graveyard Tour
City of the Dead Haunted Graveyard Tour

Combining history, humour and horror, this guided walking tour leads you through Edinburgh’s fascinating past and into a locked section of Greyfriars Kirkyard infamously known as the Covenanter’s Prison. This is the lair of the ‘Mackenzie Poltergeist’, regarded as the best documented supernatural case of all time. An encounter with the poltergeist is said to be the highlight of the Haunted Graveyard Tour, with hundreds of people claiming to have been attacked by the entity. And only City of the Dead has the key! • 80 minute walking tour exploring Edinburgh’s most haunted locations, led by a local expert guide. Visit cityofthedeadtours.com for more information.PLEASE NOTE During very busy times of the year tours are marked SOLD OUT when places are still available, in order to avoid over-booking. Contact us on +44 (0)131 225 9044 or info@cityofthedeadtours.com if the tour you want is marked SOLD OUT in case places are available.

Edinburgh
4 bought
£13.00
Edinburgh Darkside Walking Tour: Mysteries, Murder and Legends
Edinburgh Darkside Walking Tour: Mysteries, Murder and Legends

See Edinburgh’s shady side. The gruesome and the glorious. The ghostly and the ghastly. This 2-hour tour is a wickedly entertaining walk on the wild and dark side of the Scottish capital. Explore the spots where murders, monsters and mayhem have become things of legend, and visit Old Calton Burial Ground or Canongate Kirkyard, two of Edinburgh’s most chilling cemeteries. Throughout the tour, hear real-life tales of witches, body-snatchers, vampires, cannibals and more from your entertaining guide.

Edinburgh
5 bought
£12.32
Edinburgh City Pass
Edinburgh City Pass

See more and save more with your Edinburgh City Pass - valid for one, two, or three days your pass includes an open return tram ticket from Edinburgh airport to the city centre plus free entry to 22 handpicked tours and attractions including Edinburgh Dungeons, Edinburgh Zoo, City Sightseeing Bus, Edinburgh Vault Tours, Forth Boat Tours and many more.On purchase we shall send your PDF City Pass directly via TripAdvisor.

Edinburgh
£45.00
Tour of St Andrews and Historic Fife
Tour of St Andrews and Historic Fife

Tour of St Andrews and Historic Fife featuring a visit to Falkland Palace and Anstruther , Fife. St Andrews is the home of golf , and also features a castle , a ruined cathedral and an ancient university

Edinburgh
£350.00
Afternoon Underground Ghost Tour in Edinburgh
Afternoon Underground Ghost Tour in Edinburgh

Join our Afternoon Underground Ghost Tour and hear about the rich history and stories of Scotland’s past as told by one of our deceased Ghost guides. Be plunged into darkness when entering out underground and take a rest from the busy streets above.

Edinburgh
100+ bought
£9.00
Ghost and Torture Tour in Edinburgh
Ghost and Torture Tour in Edinburgh

Join your costumed guide on a journey into Edinburgh’s grisly past. As you walk through the wynds and closes of Edinburgh’s Old Town hear tales of the unsavory characters who once stalked the streets. What happened during the burning times? What was it like in the Tolbooth prison? Why was Edinburgh in the 1700s filthy, dirty and writhing with disease? Your guide will then lead you into our exclusive underground network of vaults, still in their original condition with stalactites and stalagmites. Each stone, if it could speak, would echo with some of Edinburgh’s bloodiest and cruel history. In addition to our history laden vaults, you will visit our museum of torture with some instruments from Nuremberg and Bamburg castles in Germany from the late 1500’s and early 1600’s.

Edinburgh
7 bought
£16.00
Haunted Vaults and Graveyard Walking Tour in Edinburgh
Haunted Vaults and Graveyard Walking Tour in Edinburgh

Your knowledgeable guide takes you to Greyfriar’s Kirkyard, home of the famous Greyfriar’s Bobby – nice dog – who had cocked his leg where rotting corpses lay below and whose names were made famous in many novels and history books, sending chills down many a reader’s spine. Then on to the infamous and haunted Niddry Street underground vaults, most haunted place in Edinburgh and probably one of the scariest in the world! Once home to the destitute, prostitutes, criminals, witches and a hell-fire club, and is possessed by something evil that awaits you

Edinburgh
8 bought
£16.00
Haunted Vaults walking tour in Edinburgh
Haunted Vaults walking tour in Edinburgh

Dark as the devil’s heart, our haunted underground network of vaults from the 1700s will stimulate and excite your senses as the sinister history of these former slum dwellings, once inhabited by the poor and unfortunate along with criminals and prostitutes, begins to come to life in your imagination! Your pulse starts to speed up as your mouth gets drier due to your heightened awareness of what surrounds you! Once experienced, never forgotten.

Edinburgh
£14.00
Extreme Paranormal Underground Ghost Tour in Edinburgh
Extreme Paranormal Underground Ghost Tour in Edinburgh

As darkness falls, and the witching hour creeps ever closer, join us for a spine tingling, late night, 80 minute walking tour of Edinburgh’s Old Town and underground. The often brutal past of Scotland’s capital creates a wholly unique, grand but somewhat unsettling atmosphere which lends itself to evening ghost tours. Let one of our costumed guides, playing an infamous, historical character, lead you through the Old Town’s winding closes, show you the notoriously haunted Greyfriars Kirkyard and reveal one of Edinburgh’s darkest secrets – the underground vaults that snake beneath the city. Hear gory, but always entertaining and revealing, tales of ghosts, torture, executions, murder, cannibalism and witchcraft. The scares on this tour do not depend on jump scares or cheap tricks but good storytelling.

Edinburgh
30+ bought
£15.00
Ghost and Gore Walking Tour of Edinburgh
Ghost and Gore Walking Tour of Edinburgh

There are ghoulish goings-on in the ancient city of Edinburgh on this spine-tingling 1.5-hour tour, and the city’s spirits seem more restless than ever! Head up to the Royal Mile at dusk and meet the ghost of long-deceased Mr Clapperton — Edinburgh’s old cemetery director. Explore the cobbled passageways beneath Edinburgh Castle and hear tall tales from the city’s dark past. Keep your wits about you and enjoy a light-hearted look back in time through Edinburgh’s history. You never know who, or what, may leap out from the shadows…!

Edinburgh
2 bought
£10.00
Tales of Edinburgh Private Tour: Ghosts, Graveyards & Legends
Tales of Edinburgh Private Tour: Ghosts, Graveyards & Legends

Ancient Gothic architecture, history everywhere, and sites that inspired J. K. Rowling to write Harry Potter; Edinburgh is a magical place! On this private tour, get ready to discover the best highlights the city has to offer.Get ready to experience Edinburgh the local way. Enjoy the city to the max and hear more about the origin, history, and culture of Edinburgh. Walk down the Royal Mile and head over to the Old College, which is the fifth oldest university in the Anglosphere. See and touch Edinburgh’s history at The National Museum of Scotland and enjoy the panorama of the city.Explore the peculiar Greyfriars’ Kirkyard and its landmarks full of stories, from Greyfriars Bobby to the harrowing accounts of body snatching. Stroll through the charming Victoria Street and see how it shaped the creation of Diagon Alley in Harry Potter. And step into The Writers’ Museum to discover the life and works of famous authors who have penned masterpieces in the English literary world.

Edinburgh
£16.72
Witches of Edinburgh Tour for Two or Four with Thistle Knights Tours (Up to 79% Off)
Witches of Edinburgh Tour for Two or Four with Thistle Knights Tours (Up to 79% Off)

A guide will lead participants through the museum to show witches and torture equipment as well as tell the stories of witches and devils

City Centre
£24.00 from £6.00
(18)
75% discount_off
The Edinburgh Dungeon Entrance Ticket
The Edinburgh Dungeon Entrance Ticket

The ultimate underground journey through Edinburgh’s darkest history combines live actor shows, special effects, thrilling rides and 360° theatrical sets.

Edinburgh
180+ bought
£13.00
Terror Walking Tour in Edinburgh
Terror Walking Tour in Edinburgh

Join if you dare! This tour is strictly for over 18’s only. Journey into our network of haunted underground vaults below the South Bridge, you shall visit a torture exhibition to see the instruments from the “Burning Times”, used to extract confessions, and punish the unfortunate. Then bravely enter the haunted vaults, named most haunted place in Edinburgh! Visit the recently used Wiccan Temple, the cursed stone circled vault (as featured on Most Haunted Live) and the Legendary Haunted Vault…Who knows what might happen? Will the Poltergeist attack? You have been warned. This tour is for over 18s only.

Edinburgh
7 bought
£16.00
Underground Walking Tour in Edinburgh
Underground Walking Tour in Edinburgh

Visit the infamous hidden vaults beneath the South Bridge in Edinburgh Old Town. Hear tales of how the poor and unfortunate lived in these former slums. Explore these dimly lit vaults by candlelight, once the haunt of criminals, body snatchers and witches alike!Each vault has stories of crime, disease, death and lots more… with which your guide shall enlighten you in all the gory details! You will see a genuine witchcraft temple, recently used by a Wiccan coven and you will enter their former temple. Join us to learn why it is no longer safe for them to practice their craft in that vault. DARE you step inside the infamous stone circle?

Edinburgh
20+ bought
£12.00
Supernatural or Historic Tours of Edinburgh for Two or Four with Thistle Knights Tours (Up to 79% Off)
Supernatural or Historic Tours of Edinburgh for Two or Four with Thistle Knights Tours (Up to 79% Off)

A guide will lead participants through the historic city to tell stories of witches and devils, as well as present battle and war stories

City Centre
£24.00 from £6.00
(18)
75% discount_off
Murder and Mystery Walking Tour of Edinburgh
Murder and Mystery Walking Tour of Edinburgh

Take a look at Edinburgh’s dark side, including tales of witchcraft, plague and torture on this Murder and Mystery Walking Tour of Edinburgh. Visit the scenes of many horrific tortures, murders and supernatural happenings as you walk along eerie alleyways an creepy courtyards of the Old Town. Your ghostly guide will blend history with humor and facts with fables, while “jumper-ooters” provide guaranteed ghastly appearances.

Edinburgh
10+ bought
£10.00
Free Edinburgh Tour
Free Edinburgh Tour

Can you imagine a tour that spans the past and present? A tour to help you to discover the history and culture of the city, but also provide you with the best insider tips for making the most of your time there? On our Free Edinburgh Tour, we will show you all of this and much more!

Edinburgh
£5.00
Edinburgh's Myths & Legends by Night Private Tour
Edinburgh's Myths & Legends by Night Private Tour

Beyond Edinburgh’s awe-inspiring gothic architecture and medieval charm lies a long history riddled with stories of hope as well as dark and depressing periods. Get to know the famous and notorious people who have left their marks in Edinburgh and discover how locals used to live centuries ago. Explore hidden sites and secret paths, and witness how dramatically the city has evolved, all with your favorite local.Experience the mysterious atmosphere at night and discover the city through your local host’s storytelling. Get ready to listen to stories that will give you goosebumps and will leave you hooked and wanting for more!This private tour in Edinburgh will open your eyes to the fascinating Scottish history based on grim tales, conspiracy theories, tragedy, and local gossip. Learn how the Scots fought for their religious beliefs and endured a twelve-year-long war. From execution grounds to graveyards, you will hear many harrowing tales that played out within the old city walls.

Edinburgh
£8.80
Mary Queen of Scots tours - Private Tours Edinburgh
Mary Queen of Scots tours - Private Tours Edinburgh

Our tour features a visit to the key places in the life of Mary Queen of Scots including her birthplace Linlithgow Palace , Stirling Castle , Loch Leven and Falkland Palace.  The new Mary Queen of Scots film features Oscar Nominee Saoirse Ronan in the role of the ambitious Mary, whose attempts to reclaim the throne of Scotland incurs the wrath of the virgin queen, Elizabeth I, played by Margot Robbie.Linlithgow PalaceLinlithgow Palace is where Mary was born in 1542.Next to the Palace is St Michael’s Parish Church where Mary was baptised . A new bronze statue of Mary has been erected next to the church .Linlithgow Palace featured as Wentworth Prison in Outlander.Mary Queen of Scots was released in January 2019 , written by Beau Willimon, based on John Guy’s biography Queen of Scots. The film stars Saoirse Ronan as Mary, Queen of Scots and Margot Robbie as her cousin Queen Elizabeth I .

Edinburgh
£255.00
Edinburgh's Christmas Lights and festive Black Taxi Tour
Edinburgh's Christmas Lights and festive Black Taxi Tour

Explore the city by black taxi on this private 2.5 hour Christmas Lights tour of Edinburgh. Travel through the ancient streets of Edinburgh by black cab admiring the fantastic decorations and illuminations surrounding the historical city buildings  and listen as your guide brings the city’s rich history to life. This is a family friendly, laughter and fun tour experience to start the  christmas celebrations.

Edinburgh
£225.00
The James Bond tour of Eilean Donan Castle and the Highlands of Scotland
The James Bond tour of Eilean Donan Castle and the Highlands of Scotland

Unique James Bond tour of the Highlands of Scotland features film locations Eilean Donan Castle , Glencoe and Ardverikie plus a visit to a selection of Bond cars and the birthplace of James Bond Sean Connery in Edinburgh . Eilean Donan Castle is the stunning Highlands castle set on an island in the middle of three lochs. The castle featured in James Bond film the World is Not Enough .Glencoe was featured in the James Bond film Skyfall . A large part of the action takes place at Bond’s family home, Skyfall Lodge, located in awe-inspiring Glen Coe.Buachaille Etive Mor is the iconic mountain in Glen Etive in the heart of the Highlands. Visitors coming to the area to seek out the famous James Bond’s Skyfall . Your guide will take you to the best viewpoints for capturing great pictures of Etive Mor and the waterfall on the River Coupall .Ardverikie Estate is featured in Bond 25 starring Daniel Craig , currently being filmed in Scotland .This tour starts at 10 am and costs £350 .

Edinburgh
£395.00