Private Half Day Walking Tour (archived)

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Private Half Day Walking Tour (archived)

About / description

Three hour walking tour through the Closes and Wynds of Edinburgh Old Town and Royal Mile.  Highlights include the Lawnmarket (Meeting point), Grassmaket, Greyfriars, High Street, St Giles, John Knox House, Old City Walls and on into the Canongate ending at the Palace of Holyroodhouse and Scottish Parliament. Hear about the characters and events that shaped Edinburgh's past and discover hidden gardens and houses off the beaten track.  

This is a private tour just for you and because of that can be tailored to your interests and pace.

Dress code

Dress to the weather conditions. The tour runs all year around in the sun and rain, hail, snow.

Additional information

Tour will be mainly downhill. The tour meets outside Gladstone's Land, Lawnmarket, Royal Mile. The tour ends outside the Palace of Holyroodhouse (unless another location is requested).


Q: As this is a Private tour can we include the New Town and end there? A: Yes you can please let us know in advance. Q: Instead of ending at the Palace could we end with a guided tour of Edinburgh Castle? A: Yes you can please let us know in advance. We recommend you purchase your Castle Tickets in advance to avoid the queues.