Edinburgh: Walking Tour / Treasure Hunt (app led)

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Experience all the sights Edinburgh has to offer from the Castle to Grassmarket at your own pace, finding locations and answering questions and riddles at each historic landmark guided by an app.


  • Discover Edinburgh at your own pace
  • See the city like a local
  • Learn about the history of Edinburgh
  • Have fun along the way with puzzles and a scoreboard to compete with friends


During this walking tour of Edinburgh, Scotland you’ll explore the beautiful medieval city of Edinburgh by foot, guided by an interactive app. You’ll see all the major sights the city has to offer from the towering Castle ,down to Princes Street, and through Grassmarket Square. Enjoy the city at your own pace as you discover each location while you search for the answers to questions and riddles at each historic landmark. By the end you’ll learn all there is to know about Edinburgh, at least the parts that haven’t been lost to history! Up to 10 players, compete with each other with a scoreboard or play as one team. You’ll need a smart phone and an internet connection to use the app. There will be no set time limit or route, the app will give you 13 locations and will open the challenges related to the location as you approach. Roughly 2hrs long with about 1.5hrs of walking around the city, with plenty of pubs and restaurants highlighted to stop along the way if you want to take the whole day!


Free app download Up to 10 players, compete with each other with a scoreboard or play as one team Walk at your own pace, no set route or time limit

Important Information

  • You will be walking for roughly 1.5 hrs up and down hills and stairs and on cobblestone walkways This tour does not include access to any attractions such as the castle or any pubs The app will require and internet connection and GPS location allowed

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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