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Edinburgh city tour

Date: Tuesday, 18 September 2018
Time: 10:00 – 12:00
Meeting point: outside Frankie and Benny’s, Tron Kirk

Alternative day: 

Date: Saturday, 22 September 2018
Time: 12:00 – 14:00
Meeting point: outside Frankie and Benny’s, Tron Kirk

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City tour

Celts, castles and charm – it’s hard not to fall in love with the Scottish capital! With a dark and mysterious history, woven through narrow alleyways and cobbled streets, we’ll show you the best sites of Edinburgh and tell you all the fascinating stories that go with them. From the world-famous castle of Edinburgh, down the Royal Mile and to the postcard-perfect Arthur’s seat, we help you see “Auld Reekie” through the eyes of Edinburgh’s best local tour guides.

  • Edinburgh Castle (views of, and stories about; to see the castle, join our daily Castle Tour!)
  • St Giles’ Cathedral
  • Heart of Midlothian
  • The real Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
  • William Wallace and the Stone of Destiny
  • Greyfriar’s Kirkyard (cemetery) and Greyfriar’s Bobby
  • The Royal Mile
  • Edinburgh’s Old Town
  • Mercat Cross
  • National Museum
  • Covenanters’ Prison
  • Martyrs’ Memorial
  • The Scottish Writers Museum
  • Grassmarket