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From $12.38

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Pricing Info: Per Person


Departs: Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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So, you arrive in Edinburgh and want to know all about it.
You have 3 choices available to you.
1. Go on a guided tour and see all those sights you read about before you came.
2. Walk around aimlessly hoping that the Gods of tourism will guide you.
3. Go to snikkit dot com and see what like minded locals want you to see about their home.

Snikkit dot com will show you everything about a place on a simple, easy to use interactive map.
The main sites
The history
The people
But also the small stories, the best pubs and bars, where the locals eat and much much more.

This is your tour at your own pace and at your convenience. We have done all the homework for you and found and researched all the stories and facts you need for an enlightening self guided tour of Edinburgh's history, architecture, music, ghosts, murders and culture.
Once logged in you are the boss, you decide what you want to see and when you want to see it.

What's Included

48 hours of uninterrupted content.

Ghost stories, witches and everything Edinburgh all under one umbrella. for 48 hours inclusive.

Map and Images of the city.

What's Not Included

Wifi or mobile data

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 7 - 99

Additional Info

  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • This is your personal tour on your personal smartphone. You can take all the precautions you need to keep you and your friends and family safe. Most of the tour points are outside.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • All areas and surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible

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

Royal Mile
The magical street with lots of nooks and crannies. Amazing stories all the way down.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

St Giles' Cathedral
Lots of Scottish history here to hear.

25 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Hangings, witch-craft and great stories.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Greyfriars Kirk
Ghost stories, more witches and lots more history.

40 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Greyfriars Bobby
The little shaggy dog story, with a big heart.

12 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Flodden Wall
The city walls.

• Admission Ticket Free

National Museum of Scotland
Great and free.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Scott Monument
Spirelike Victorian memorial in honour of the writer Sir Walter Scott, with 287 steps to the top.

• Admission Ticket Free

Edinburgh City Chambers
See the Scottish hall of fame.

12 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Princes Street and Gardens
Green Flag park of geological/botanical interest, home to several public monuments and memorials.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Calton Hill
Prominent hill with neoclassical monuments & sweeping views of the city skyline & Edinburgh Castle.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Holyrood Park
Parkland around the slopes and crags of Arthur's Seat, with walking and cycling paths and a loch.

• Admission Ticket Free

Palace of Holyroodhouse
The 16th-century palace of the Stuarts, with tours of royal reception rooms, antiques and relics.

• Admission Ticket Free

The Scottish Parliament
Curves and angles line this bold modern building with oak and granite interior, plus guided tours.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Heart of Midlothian
Heart-shaped mosaic built into the pavement of Royal Mile, marking the position of the Old Tolbooth.

• Admission Ticket Free

Abbey Sanctuary
Abbey where Sanctuary was sought and given.

• Admission Ticket Free

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