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Free Walking Tour

Free Walking Tour
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A two hour walking tour of the UNESCO world heritage site that is the Old Town of Edinburgh.
US$1.30
Spanish Walking Tour
2 hour walking tour of the Old Town of Edinburgh
US$1.30
Overview
This walking tour is designed to give you a broad understanding of Edinburgh, it's history and culture.  The tour runs for around two hours taking in many of the sites of the Old Town which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We strive to be informative yet entertaining on this tour, delivering an overview of Edinburgh with the passion it deserves.
What to Expect
The walking tour will take you up and down the network of cobbled streets and back allies that make up the historic heart of the Old Town of Edinburgh.  The tour runs for around two hours and you can expect to see sights such as St Giles Cathedral, the Mercat Cross, Greyfriars Kirk and graveyard, the George Heriot School and Edinburgh Castle (from the outside).  Every guide who works with us is strongly encouraged to develop their own tour route to help ensure that they are passionate about the stories and history that they deliver on their tour.  We believe this tour will give you a good understanding of Edinburgh and is a great basis for the other tours that we offer.
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1 - 5 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Great overview of Edinburgh

We had a lovely tour with Dove around the Old City. We like these tours to open a stay in a city for it provides historical landmarks and is always a nice way to get an overview of a place. Dove is very nice and...More

Thank ManonChalance
Reviewed 5 days ago
Great guide, Fantastic knowledge

This was one of the most interesting tours we've been on. Our tour guide, Ben, was very enthusiastic, had a great knowledge of Edinburgh and Scotland and presented it in a very interesting way. Recommended for people of all ages

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fiona was great

I loved my guide, no big deal with line. She spoke clearly and had lots of information and history. She also moved along quickly. too big of group, but just try to be in front

Thank buenotraveling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Terrific Tour!

Chelsea is a star! We had a fantastic tour thanks to her knowledge and love of Edinburgh's history. She negotiated the heaving crowds expertly with our group and was so easy to listen to that our 2 hours disappeared in a flash..

Thank Moira S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Just Gets Better

came back this year for a second tour - was not disappointed - in fact it was even better than last year. The knowledge and stories about Edinburgh; whether it be Engineering, Politics, People, literature and Culture or food and entertainment; is incredible. The tour...More

Thank Bryan D
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MONICA Q
23 July 2018|
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Is this tour suitable for children?
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18 July 2018|
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Response from Sharon H | Reviewed this property |
There did not seem to be a cap but you can email them and confirm this. The email is listed on their website. Have fun it is a lovely city!! I would also recommend afternoon tea at the Dome and a nice walk in the park nearby... More
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