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Edinburgh's Myths & Legends by Night Private Tour

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USD 38.24
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What to Expect
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Stop At: Canongate Kirk, 153 Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8BN Scotland

Meet your local guide at Robert Fergusson Statue in front of Canongate Kirk, Robert Burns

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: The Burns Monument, 1759 Regent Rd, Edinburgh EH8 8DR Scotland

Meet the real-life character who inspired a classic novel. Find out Deacon Brodie stories in a courtyard close by.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Museum of Childhood, 42 High Street Royal Mille, Edinburgh EH1 1TB Scotland

Fans of Outlander, do not miss this famous court neaby.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: St Cecilia's Hall & Music Museum, 50 Niddry Street Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 1LG Scotland

Get to know the story of a famous goth/alt bar nearby, which was originally part of the old underground vaults -- the haunts of criminals, murderers, witches and prostitutes.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Greyfriars Bobby, Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh EH1 2QE Scotland

The Greyfriars Bobby 1855-1872 - a Skye terrier world known for his loyalty. Bobby was three years old when his master, a night garde John Grey died. Then Bobby guarded his master’s grave for fourteen years

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Greyfriars Kirkyard, Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh EH1 2QQ Scotland

Find out more about the dark things that happened in the cemetery and get some final recommandations from your local guide

Duration: 20 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Robert Fergusson Statue, 145 Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8BN, UK
Return Details
Greyfriars Kirk, Greyfriars Place, Edinburgh EH1 2QQ, UK
  • Local Guide
  • Private Tour
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Food & beverages
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • 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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Evelyn was factual, passionate & knowledgeable in her city and the history & facts. Her selfless research into the history & her twist of passion and jokes is second to none! Do not waste your time and money with the tour operators that do the kitschy dress ups, book Evelyn and
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I booked a night tour for me and my friend (both Italian speaking) during our stay in Edinburgh with Xavier and It was the first time booking with 'withlocals' for me. Meeting Xavier was like meeting up with an old friend: he made us feeling so comfortable and we enjoyed
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Evelyn was delightful and a font of historical and arcane facts and stories. She made history come alive with her detailed knowledge and passion for her city and culture.
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I would have preferred more history and a little less theatrics of guide trying to scare the group. That said, I realize some folks were on the tour to be scared.
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We booked the spooky night tour and really enjoyed the experience! We were taken to places we would have never have found on our own and told many a gruesome tale! My favourite part was hearing all about the vaults and the spirits that haunt these dark spaces! Loved it!
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  • Duration: 2h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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