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Tales and Songs of the Royal Mile - private walking tour (max 15 guests)

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USD 294.19
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What to Expect
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Stop At: Edinburgh Castle Esplanade, Castle Hill, Edinburgh EH1 2NG Scotland

Historic plaza fronting Castle; here we'll hear poetry from Allan Ramsay and a song by Sir Walter Scott

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Castlehill, East of the Esplanade and west of Lawnmarket, Edinburgh Scotland

Tales of David Hume, Dr Johnson and Boswell, King James VI, and songs of rebellion!

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: St Giles' Cathedral, High Street Historic Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1RE Scotland

Atmospheric High Kirk of Edinburgh, Cathedral of the Church of Scotland, where we'll see the tomb of royalist general Montrose among other wonderful memorials and regalia.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Advocate's Close, 1 Advocates Close, Edinburgh EH1 1PQ Scotland

The only Royal Mile close with a full view to Princes Street - essential photography spot!

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2PB Scotland

Our tour will take us down most of the length of Edinburgh's historic Royal Mile, the city's original street.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Canongate Kirk, 153 Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8BN Scotland

Destination of our tour - historic Stuart-era church, internment place of David Rizzio, Adam Smith, and Edinburgh's great poet Robert Fergusson.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Bakehouse Close, Edinburgh Scotland

Canongate close, key filming location for 'Outlander'.

Duration: 10 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1, UK
Departure Time
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.

8/16/2019 - 10/30/2021Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Return Details
Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh EH8 8FA, UK
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Due to the amount of walking we would not recommend the tour for guests with chronic mobility problems unless using a wheelchair.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • 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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