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Free Walking Tour

Free Walking Tour
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English Walking Tour 10:30Most Popular
A two hour walking tour of the UNESCO world heritage site that is the Old Town of Edinburgh.
USD 1.34
English Walking Tour 13:30
A two hour walking tour of the UNESCO world heritage site that is the Old Town of Edinburgh.
USD 1.34
Spanish Walking Tour 10:30
2 hour walking tour of the Old Town of Edinburgh
USD 1.34
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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.
Reviews (66)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Fantastic afternoon activity!

This was a fantastic way to spend 2 hours. Our guide, John, was friendly, funny, knowledgable and very informative throughout the tour. It covered really interesting topics and was pitched at a perfect level for everyone there. Would 10/10 recommend.

Thank Matt W
Reviewed yesterday
Walking Tour with Stefan

We did the free walking tour yesterday with Stefan. It was very educational and we learnt a lot. Stefan has just completed his masters degree in history so we were treated to lots of fascinating historical facts and anecdotes. His delivery and sense of humour...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Amazing Tour

Dove did an outstanding job showing us around the city, and we learned so much about the small details of Edinburgh. Dove was so knowledgeable, fun, and enthusiastic. You can tell she loves what she does! This tour is a must do.

Thank Lauren P
Reviewed 1 week ago
Must do if you come to Edinburgh

We loved our tour guide Dove! She not only was incredibly informative and a fantastic storyteller but also so sweet and kind! She made our Edinburgh experience 10x better! You have to go for a stroll with Little Fish if you have some time while...More

Thank Dawne U
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Very Informative and entertaining

Luca was our tour guide and did a fantastic job! He was entertaining while conveying a huge amount of information about Edinburgh's past (both recent and distant). We're going back again this afternoon for the castle tour!

Thank Nathan D
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Rakhi W
9 August 2018|
Response from Mike_u_Anni |
Hey, I don't think, there should be any problem with that. The walking distances are not that great and you also have a little break in the middle of the walk. Greetings
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23 July 2018|
Response from Rakhi W |
Is this tour suitable for children?
18 July 2018|
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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