Edinburgh Guided Tour, Edinburgh

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Run by a father/son team steeped in local history, Edinburgh Guided Tour offers excursions limited to just ten walkers to ensure the best experience possible. As you explore, you'll see most of the city's major cultural, historical, and architectural points of interest, along with many sites associated with some of Edinburgh's real--and fictional--characters. This is a great way to explore with a small group, see the city from a local perspective, and learn much about its development through history. Check the website for details. Use our Edinburgh trip itinerary maker to add Edinburgh Guided Tour and other attractions to your Edinburgh vacation plans.
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  • Our guide, Alison, was very knowledgeable and interesting. With a PhD in History, you can’t get any better. I would highly recommend this tour. The tour takes you down the Royal mile and up and down t...  more »
  • This was one of the very first things we did after arriving in Edinburgh. Richard was our guide, and he did a wonderful job of educating us in an interesting and humorous way. He was very friendly, an...  more »
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  • Had the pleasure of going on a guided tour with Richard, and did not regret it for a second, even though the wind and occasional rain hit us from all directions. Richard is from the same family that gave name to the concert hall where the tour starts. Knowledgeable and funny, he made the city come alive. It was just ten people on the tour, so there was plenty of opportunity to ask questions. There’s is a bit of walking, but we three king-sized brothers in our 50s managed this without any problems, so it shouldn’t be any problems for most people. A great way of getting to know the city, highly recommended!
  • Very enjoyable tour with Stuart Usher. He was very knowledgeable and entertaining, and the whole group thoroughly enjoyed the walk. Highly recommended!
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