Edinburgh Castle Inside Out: Skip the Line Private Tour

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From $126.76

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 2 hours

Departs: Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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No trip to Edinburgh is complete without a visit to Edinburgh Castle. But what's the best way to enjoy this attraction to the max? Leave it to a local guide!

Enjoy the Edinburgh Castle hassle-free with this private skip the line tour. Step into this world-famous attraction without waiting long and check out the Great Hall, St. Margaret's Chapel and its ins and outs. Forget about audio guides and big guided groups; inside it's you and your local guide, so ask away!

After your time with your local guide is over, keep exploring at your own pace or leave to enjoy Edinburgh with local recommendations from your private guide.

Withlocals Skip the Line Private Tour™ is one of Withlocals' signature tours available in major cities worldwide. We work with passionate local guides who earn a fair fee. We support local economies by only offering local products and preventing overtourism with only small non-intrusive groups. Our tours are carbon neutral and away from the standard tourist routes.

What's Included

Private Guide

This Withlocals tour is carbon neutral

Tickets for Edinburgh Castle included

What's Not Included

Entrance Tickets are not included and need to be paid to host in cash (21 Eur p.p.)

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 0 - 99

Additional Info

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Edinburgh Castle
On this tour, you don’t need to wait long to go inside the Edinburgh Castle. Follow your local host’s lead and use that extra time you saved by spending more time inside the attraction discovering its highlights and hidden gems.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

St. Margaret's Chapel
Scotland's royal family once knelt to worship in this serene private chapel. Today, the doors of Edinburgh's oldest building are open to all castle visitors.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

The Great Hall
A wonder of medieval Scotland, the Great Hall was completed in 1511 for King James IV. Its wooden roof is one of the most superb in Britain.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

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