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Private Tour: Edinburgh's Strange and Secret History

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Explore the highlights of Edinburgh on this guided walking tour. View Castle Hill, explore Old Town and New Town, see historical monuments, and learn about the city’s past, legends, and mysteries.


  • Climb Castle Hill during this 2h tour with our guide and storyteller to immerse yourself in the history of Edinburgh and Scotland.
  • Listen to the strange stories, legends, anecdotes and crimes of Edinburgh's past
  • Visit both UNESCO-listed sites and discover the secrets of the old and new city


An ancient Celtic land of history, discover Edinburgh during this 2h walking tour. Start your visit with a breathtaking view of Castle Hill and then wander through the streets of the Old Town, discovering its history, monuments, local pubs, gossips, legends and mysteries ! Then finish your tour in the New Town and discover the secrets of the Athens of the North.


Walking tour with our expert guide who is an actor and a storyteller!

Important Information

  • This tour will take place rain or shine. You will climb the Royal Mile to reach the top of Castle Hill. The ground can be uneven.

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund


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