Edinburgh Self-Guided Audio Tour - Its History and Secrets

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Departs: Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Explore Edinburgh and walk through this charming historic city as you discover the winding, hilly streets of this glorious and ancient town! 

On this self-guided tour narrated by an expert historian, we’ll visit the most famous historic buildings and architectural highlights. We’ll hear about the ancient tales that live in this city, as well as what it’s like to be a student at Edinburgh!  

We'll visit the most iconic spots such as Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, Victoria Street, the National Museum and Barrie’s Close. Learn about the famous people that have lived in Edinburgh, and finish the tour by visiting Advocates Close to cap off this cultural adventure in this must-see picturesque city. 

Note: This is a self-guided audio walking tour and does not include entrance tickets

What's Included

Access to your self-guided audio tour

Audio tour provided by a local or historian

Instagram Hotspots: We find the spot for your perfect picture

Location Aware: GPS map allows you to enjoy sites, without getting lost

Offline Mode: Download tours in advance to listen without WiFi

What's Not Included


Edinburgh Castle Entrance Fees

Mobile device

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 16 - 100

Additional Info

  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Avoid the crowds and explore Edinburgh at your own pace while adhering to social distancing regulations!
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • 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

Edinburgh Castle
We begin towards the castle as we learn about its history and that of Edinburgh.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Royal Mile
We walk through the pulsing artery of Edinburgh as we discover its history.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

The prettiest street that takes you up close to the delight of Scottish food culture.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

We walk along the market street as we trace its history and a treacherous story.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Greyfriars Bobby
We stop by the one of oldest and the most famous universities in the world.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

National Museum of Scotland
We stop by this stunning museum as we dig deeper into Scotland's art & culture scene.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Mercat Cross
Market, Cathedral, and a bustling atmosphere, and a peek into the famous Fringe Festival.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Advocate's Close
We stop by the most picturesque view of the City.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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