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A full day in Edinburgh with a local: private & personalized

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    Itinerary
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Edinburgh Castle, Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NG Scotland

    See the real Edinburgh through the eyes of your host, a local, but also manage to tick off some of the bigger attractions too - like the Edinburgh Castle, Scott Monument or Holyrood Park
    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street, Edinburgh EH1 1JF Scotland

    Learn the history of this bonny land at The National Museum of Scotland
    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Dunbars Close, 137 Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8BW, UK

    Have a picnic with your host in the adorable community garden, Dunbar’s Close
    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Dean Village, Dean Path, Edinburgh EH8 8BH Scotland

    Explore a local neighborhood like Dean Village with its old architecture and cobbled streets, it’s like something out of a fairytale
    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

    Pass By: Deacon Brodie's Tavern, 435 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2NT Scotland

    Stop for any drinks, meals or snacks at any place that catches your fancy, be it a food market, eatery or a Scottish pub like Deacon Brodie’s Tavern, which has been serving alcoholic beverages since 1806
    IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Edinburgh, UK

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Once you have booked your experience, we will be in touch in order to finalise the meeting point details with you. We can arrange pick up from hotels and other locations in the centre of the city. Your meeting point must be confirmed and agreed by the experience planners in advance. This is a walking experience, so your host will meet you on foot
    Departure Time
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.

    1/1/2017 - 3/31/2019Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 08:00 PM

    4/1/2019 - 12/31/2023Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 11:30 PM
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Private and personalized
    • 8 hour meet-up with a local host
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central locations)
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Transportation costs
    • Gratuities (optional)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Itineraries are fully personalized so any additional requirements like tickets, transportation and food & drinks can be arranged for an additional cost
    • Private groups are normally no larger than 6 people (if your group is larger, please make this known so that arrangements can be made)
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I took a full day private tour of Edinburgh with Roxana. I had a great day learning all kinds of interesting details about the city. Edinburgh is full of mystery and beauty, almost trapped in time. Roxana's passion for the city brought this all to life. with great stories and
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    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

    By: CityUnscripted
    29 reviews
    Jesse9882
    Manhattan, Kansas
    20
    Great way to hit Edinburgh's highlights in a short time!
    My partner and I had essentially a day-and-a-half in Edinburgh, arriving in the early afternoon on a Friday and
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    mjnmjd
    Miami, Florida
    5525
    Learning about Edinburgh
    I took a full day private tour of Edinburgh with Roxana. I had a great day learning all kinds of interesting
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    Robyn M
    North Vancouver, Canada
    20
    Child Friendly Custom Tour of Edinburgh with Alana - FANTASTIC!
    My family and I (husband and two daughters ages 9 and 11) really enjoyed our custom walking tour with Alana. She
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    M8621HSheidic
    30
    Great Tour & Guide!
    My husband and I fell in love with Scotland, especially Edinburgh. Our guide, Zainab, was fantastic! She really
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    tamalasmith
    Vail, Arizona
    20
    Whisky tour
    Enjoyed our tour with Michaela. She made the tour memorable. Highly recommend this tour and great job Michaela.
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    jonnabjones
    911
    Great Kick Start To Edinburgh
    This tour is a great way to kick start your time in Edinburgh. Roxanna is very knowledgeable and you will
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    MomClara
    Rochester, New York
    175
    Outstanding Day with a local guide!
    We had an outstanding half day tour with Michaela. We had never been to Edinburgh before and wanted the chance to
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    ralphb1969
    20
    Great day in Edinburgh
    Roxana was a fantastic guide for my one day in Edinburgh. From the start of the tour she made it a real adventure.
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    E7360NVwilliamm
    Boston, Massachusetts
    40
    Private tour
    I had a tour with Finn last week which was great. He was a young, energetic guy who was happy walking with me
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    Col133
    Mooroolbark, Australia
    8922
    What a great way to see the city
    We had a lovely day exploring Edinburgh with Zainab. A lovely person who was so easy to chat to was keen for us
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    Louise H
    Seattle, Washington
    21
    Great walking tour with Alana my private guide.
    I signed up for a walking tour of Edinburgh with a private guide. I have a bit of a hearing issue and wanted to be
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    Rick B
    Thompsontown, Pennsylvania, United States
    5413
    A MUST DO
    Roxana, our tour guide, was absolutely amazing. We scheduled our tour online, met Roxana at The Hub and started
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    D4864THmaryr
    Indianapolis, Indiana
    142
    A wonderful first day in Edinburgh!
    Traveling solo and the Half Day with Local was a perfect way to enjoy Day 1. My guide Roxana was great - shared
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    kwpadou
    Kalamata, Greece
    20
    City Unscripted Tour: Castle to Arthur’s Seat great experience
    We were fortunate to be part of this group with our host Roxane, very pleasant and expert person about Edinburgh's
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    Mapper39
    Boulder, CO
    337
    Eat Your Way Around Old Town Edinburgh
    Our guide Roxana was fantastic. She contacted us before we left the States asking what we'd like to eat, where we
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