Edinburgh Private Tours & Local Tour Guides

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    Popular Tours in Edinburgh

    Edinburgh Old Town - Castle and Palace

    6 hours

    Start to explore the centre of Edinburgh from its majestic castle - learn about its long and distinguished history and enjoy the views from inside. From there we will take a stroll down the "Royal Mile" passing by centuries of history. Once everybody lived together on or close to this historic street and I will show you where famous economists, philosophers and writers rubbed shoulders. We will end up in Scotland's royal palace - Holyrood where the Queen still visits every summer.

    FROM$500/ per group
    Alan P.

    Edinburgh Old Town - 3.5 Hour Walking Tour

    3 hours 30 min

    Join me on this 3.5 hour walking tour, created to make your experience unforgettable. We will start where the city gates were once and visit the the main Medieval thoroughfare called the Royal Mile, exploring some of the charming and spooky small streets called “Closes”. We will admire St Giles' Cathedral discovering some quirky traditions connected to the area and visit a very atmospheric graveyard. We will reach the magnificent Edinburgh Castle and hear stories of Royals and murders.

    FROM$330/ per group
    Sarah C.

    Discover Edinburgh

    8 hours

    We start in Edinburgh's New Town and wander along the wide boulevards, learning about the history , architecture and some of characters connected with it. Leaving the New Town , we cross over to a completely different world in Edinburgh's old town. We discover alley ways and hear the tales that accompany them - tales of intrigue and murder (sometimes)! From the Castle, we stroll down the Royal Mile to reach Holyrood Palace, the official Scottish residence of the Queen.

    FROM$250/ per group
    Tom R.

    St. Andrews tour from Edinburgh- history, golf and more

    8 hours 30 min

    A trip to the enchanting town of St.Andrews - see this University town's ancient monuments and see where Prince William met Kate. It is of course the home of golf and a must for any golf fans too (but not only them!)

    FROM$650/ per group
    Alan P.

    Edinburgh Private Tours & Local Tour Guides

    Whether it’s your first time to Edinburgh or you are back to discover more, a good tour guide can make all the difference. Enjoy the best of what Edinburgh has to offer, without all the fuss of planning everything by yourself! You can pick your favorite itinerary from the Edinburgh tours offered by our local guides, but feel free to ask for customizations based on your preferences. We want to help travelers get the most out of their trips, and we believe a good tour with a local guide is the best way to ensure that. There is so much to see and do in Edinburgh, and the best way to get the most out of your time there is to have a local expert with you. GoWithGuide is committed to delivering unforgettable tour experiences, so let us help you create your next favorite memory.