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Private Walking Tour of Edinburgh's Old Town, Royal Mile

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You'll start at
The Hub (Edinburgh Festival)
348-350 Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NE, UKPlease meet your guide outside the Hub Entrance.
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  • 1
    Gladstone's Land
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    St Giles' Cathedral
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 3
    Greyfriars Kirk
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 4
    John Knox House Museum
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Canongate Kirk
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Palace of Holyroodhouse
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll end at
Palace of Holyroodhouse
Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8DX, UKIf you would prefer the tour to end elsewhere please let us know before the tour date.
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Important Information
Departure Point
The Hub (Edinburgh Festival), 348-350 Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NE, UK
Duration
3h
Return Details
Palace of Holyroodhouse, Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8DX, UK
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Private tour
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Any admissions or donations
  • Entry/Admission - Gladstone's Land
  • Entry/Admission - John Knox House Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Canongate Kirk
  • Entry/Admission - Palace of Holyroodhouse
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • 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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Sam took us for a private walking tour - it was brilliant - informative, historic, fun and so interesting. You can tell Sam has a a real passion for the city and knows hers stuff. Having a private tour with my friends was a real treat - thanks Sam!!
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Response from TourGuideSam, Tour Guide at Private Walking Tour of Edinburgh's Old Town, Royal Mile
Responded 20 Nov. 2019
Thank you Lisa for taking the time to review the tour... I'm glad you enjoyed it... I had a great time with you all. Love the photo of you all.
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Sam, our guide, took us on a great walk through the Old City of Edinburgh. it is obvious that she both knows and loves the city. We explored all of the old neighborhoods and heard all of the stories going back hundreds of years and even some Harry Potter and Outlander
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Response from TourGuideSam, Tour Guide at Private Walking Tour of Edinburgh's Old Town, Royal Mile
Responded 20 Aug. 2019
Thank you for the lovely review and I am so glad you enjoyed the tour. It was lovely to meet you both and I hope to see you again one day.
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Edinburgh Tour Guides
158 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
LisaO1557
10
Brilliant Private Walking Tour
Sam took us for a private walking tour - it was brilliant - informative, historic, fun and so interesting. You
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Kate F
Takeley
10
Fun and interesting
We had a great time with Sam on our walking tour this weekend. Sam was very knowledgeable and entertaining. Lots
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eternaloptimistSoph
10
Educational, fascinating and entertaining
Had the pleasure of Sam giving a group of friends and myself a tour around the city at the weekend. Utterly
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Joe H
Ottawa, Canada
40
Excellent tour
We did the tour this morning with Sam. It was a great time. She was both knowledgeable and personable and had
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bylinebysk
Parkville, Maryland
40
Best Tour Ever
I can't wait to come back again with these Guides. Learned so much while having a ton of fun. Thanks
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marcyrungirl
60
Amazing private Outlander Tour
This was an amazing private tour. This ended up only being my husband and I for the tour. The guide could have
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Lisa T
10
Exceeded our expectations! Best Outlander tour ever!
I booked this tour several weeks ago prior to our trip to Edinburgh and it definitely did not disappoint! We met
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Michael V
San Antonio, Texas
94
Great tours with Sam
My wife and I did the Outlander walking tour in Edinburgh and the highlights tour the next day. Both with Sam.
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Bess W
30
fantastic
Sam was great. She showed us sights we never would have found. One member of our group had a mobility issue and
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kathesw
Forked River, New Jersey
1717
Fantastic day!
We toured with Sam on Sunday August 18. It was a long day tour for weary travelers but Sam made the time fly by.
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Jennifer J
Luxeuil-les-Bains, France
83
Fantastic Guide
We three spent the day with Steve, our guide, who was fantastic, very knowledgeable, full of amusing anecdotes,
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lhirsch2018
Phoenix, Arizona
182
great walk in Edinburgh
Sam, our guide, took us on a great walk through the Old City of Edinburgh. it is obvious that she both knows and
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Kelly K
56
Be ready to walk!
This tour was very good and we received a lot of information. We went in under the impression that we would stay
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Carol M
LaSalle, Canada
4513
Awesome tour
Our guide David from Australia was very knowledgeable & interesting. We learned a lot of the history of Edinburgh
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Bibbi K
102
Outlander tour
Its nice to go in Edinburgh old town and hear the story of Outlander locations at the sametime. The guide where a
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  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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