Hear the stories of Edinburg’s illustrious inhabitants and discover its fascinating past in this 8 hour tour. Created exclusively to make your experience unforgettable, this tour highlights all the things to do and see in Edinburgh.

EDINBURGH CITY CENTRE private half day tour

If you want to hear the stories of Edinburgh’s illustrious inhabitants and discover its fascinating past then join me on this 8 hour tour, created exclusively to make your experience unforgettable. Enjoy undivided attention and let me lead the way as this tour highlights all of the things to do and see in Edinburgh.

Visit the famed Royal Mile which joins Edinburgh Castle to the Palace of Holyrood House. Travel through the winding streets and up the steep hills to sites of cloned sheep, executions and the birthplace of Harry Potter. Hear stories of the philosophers, firebrand priests, witch hunters, body snatchers, geniuses and murderers who have all lived on the side of an extinct volcano. Stare in amazement at the impenetrable Castle Rock, see the eerie site of witch burnings and learn more about the hangings that happened in the Grassmarket. Pass by the Scott Monument and learn about the many attempts to seize Edinburgh Castle.

You will be driven around Edinburgh in a luxury vehicle that can seat up to seven people and there’ll be plenty of time to visit one or more attractions (cost of which is not included in the tour). There will be many opportunities to take pictures along the way (subject to traffic and parking restrictions).

Duration: eight hours

Availability: 07:00 – 18:00

Covers: All of the main attractions that Edinburgh has to offer and there will be time to visit and enter one or more of the main attractions


  • Cost of attractions are not included.
  • This tour and all of the others run all year round, we will pick you up and return you to wherever you are staying in Edinburgh’s City Centre or beyond.
  • The luxury vehicle can accommodate up to seven passengers so it’s perfect for you and your loved ones.
  • Children must be accompanied by their parents or an appropriate adult