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Old Town Historical and Underground Tour

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Discover the history of Edinburgh from above and below group on a sightseeing tour that offers deeper insight into local history than typical tours. A historian guide leads you around the UNESCO-listed Edinburgh Old Town and reveals underground vaults that are usually off-limits to the general public.
  • Delve deeper into local history on a tour of Edinburgh Old Town
  • Access underground vaults that are usually off-limits
  • Discover historical info that you won't find in the guidebook
  • Enjoy a more intimate glimpse into the area as you explore on foot
Important Information
Departure Point
124 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1QS, UK
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 90 Minute tour of Edinburgh’s Old Town and South Bridge vaults.
  • Tour led by a well trained, highly knowledgeable and personable guide.
  • Relaxed nature of the tour allows for plenty of questions and further discussion.
  • Learn about the extraordinary events which shaped this great city.
  • Access to our exclusive section of underground.
  • For those who want to learn more about Edinburgh’s past this tour is a must do!
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: City of Edinburgh Tours
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
very disappointing
The guide (Isaac) was entertaining enough but his material was very poor. The group was very large (30 +) which
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Daniele Tini
Great Tour and Awesome guide
I did the tour yesterday, it was amazing. All the stages were very interesting, our guide was James Douglas, a
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Colindalana D
London, United Kingdom
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Our guide Agnes made this Tour. First class, value for money and highly recommended. Very central and easy to
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Gena Alice
Epsom, New Zealand
Great time! Good way to get some history and have fun
Just had a great tour! Got some good little insights into some of Edinburgh’s history and then went underground to
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Budapest, Hungary
Great guide, not so special places to see
Actually, I have mixed feelings. First: our guide, Dr Bell was fantastic. He is a great guy, and made the tour
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Joel R
Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
February half term in Edinburgh
Grave yard and stories about dead people were good however could have been more scary. Enjoyable for families.
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John R
John R
Agnes was an excellent tour guide and really brought it to life. Highly recommend for both young and old.
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Fright night
What’s a brilliant way to spend an evening in the finish city on this planet. I had a great time on the tour and I
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Pete B
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Very enjoyable trip. Guide was knowledgeable with the history of some very gruesome characters through history.
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Key Details
  • City of Edinburgh Tours
  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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