Royal Mile Walking Tour

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PLEASE MEET YOUR GUIDE OUTSIDE GLADSTONE'S LAND, LAWNMARKET. The tour starts here but is nothing to do with the NTS.

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Mob: 07858 880072

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Mobile Number: 07858880072

Landline: 0131 669 3395 (not always manned)


Royal Mile Walking Tour

About / description

Starting at the top of the Royal Mile in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town your guide will lead you into Edinburgh’s historic past.  You will hear about the characters and events that shaped our city.  Along the way you will see St Giles Cathedral a site of worship for over a thousand years. The Mercat (market) Cross a place of proclamations, punishments and celebrations. You will also hear about the people who have lived in this city from the common to the extra ordinary, Adam Smith to John Knox, Robert Burns to Burke and Hare.


This is a mainly downhill walking tour, you must be able to walk for over a mile. All payments are final. We strongly recommend you take out appropriate Travel Insurance.

Dress code

Please dress for the weather conditions. The tour runs in the rain, snow and sun.

Additional information

Please note we need a minimum number of 4 people for the tour to run.