Edinburgh: The People's Story - Private Walking Tour

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 1 hours

Departs: Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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From volcanoes, to markets and festivals to executions - Edinburgh has seen it all. What better way to explore this iconic city than through the tales and experiences of those who have lived here through the ages.

Immerse yourself in Edinburgh’s past, present and future on this 1.5 hour walking tour. Your dedicated local guide will bring to life the stories of famous and lesser known people of Edinburgh’s past and present, their experiences and how key events have shaped the city into the vibrant and lively place you see today.

From warriors to candlemakers, kings to clergy, the city of Edinburgh has long been home to an eclectic range of individuals, varying in their status, wealth and position in society. Edinburgh: The People’s Story will guide you through the stories of a diverse range of people.

Discover Edinburgh through stories, sites and sounds with your local, expert guide!

What's Included

A great experience for all!

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 11 - 101

Additional Info

  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

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.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Edinburgh Old Town
Discover Edinburgh through the tales of those who have lived, worked and played in this very city! From kings and queens, to suffragettes and even bears! Your local guide will bring this city to life through stories of those who know it best; it's people.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Edinburgh Castle
Discover the historic Edinburgh Castle! From volcanoes to ice caps its seen it all. Hear tales of the iconic people who have lived and worked in Scotland's most iconic castle.

• Admission Ticket Free

Explore Edinburgh's grassmarket - the former hub of trade and commerce, as well as hangings!

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Greyfriars Bobby
Explore the life of Edinburgh's renowned candlemakers

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Mercat Cross
The former hub of annoucements, markets and more - the mercat cross has more than meets the eye. Do you know the story of the unicorn?

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Princes Street Gardens
From bandstands to Polish military bears - there's plenty to be discovered in the Prices Street Gardens

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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