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A Local's Christmas in Edinburgh (Private)

Tours Seasonal & Holiday Activities

Book a local Edinburgher and ditch the travel guides – decide where to go, what to see a what to do together with your private, personal, like-minded host. With a friend who knows what you like, the city will unveil its best to you.


  • Meet a like-minded, vetted local host who loves showing visitors around their city and who will organize an itinerary based on what you want
  • See the main tourist sites you want to see as well as discovering areas, venues and walks that most tourists don’t know about.
  • Get lots of valuable advice from your local host about other things to do in the city
  • Discover Edinburgh at Christmas with a Local host
  • Explore the real festive beauty of Edinburgh at Christmas-time


Book this itinerary and your hosts will contact you within 24 hours and ask you questions about your preferences and interests, so they can match you with the right profile and assign a like-minded local Edinburgher. He or she who will become your guide. Keeping in mind your personal answers they will put together a bespoke itinerary, just for you. Please note that this will be outlined but flexible. They will arrange a meeting with your Local host in the most convenient place for you. On the day, if you feel like changing direction, or your host believes that you'd enjoy a sight or different experience, he/she will suggest and discuss with you changes to the itinerary. Enjoy discovering amazing spots in Edinburgh that you don't know about and are difficult to find in any guidebook or on the Internet, because they are lesser known to the crowd but beloved by locals! The day revolves around your wishes so enjoy your private meet-up with a local and let your host show you the Edinburgh you will love.


Private and personalized 2-hour itinerary Booking of tickets, attractions and venues as required Local host Walking excursion

Important Information

  • Please book at least 24 hours in advance so that the tour operators can build the best experience for you
  • 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).

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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