Historic Edinburgh Free Tour. Essential (in Spanish)

Duration: 2h and 15min
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on May 03, 2021

Do you want to do the best Tours in Scotland? Well this is your place. After several years working in the tourism sector for leading companies in different locations in the UK, I decided to embark on this adventure and create “We are Scotland”, from where we do walking tours of Stirling, Edinburgh and Glasgow. This project was born from work, humility and experience in order to make people who visit Scotland feel part of its history and its legends, together with a team of experienced guides passionate about history that will make you want to return. to this wonderful country.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Edinburgh has become one of the most beautiful cities in Europe.

We will know the history of this medieval city, with more than 3000 years, from the first tribes that populated it, the Picts, to the men with skirts. We will talk about its most important buildings, such as the Cathedral of San Giles, or Edinburgh Castle. We will walk through its most emblematic streets, such as the Royal Mile , or Victoria Street .

We will visit the sculpture of Bobby the dog , which is next to Greyfriars Cemetery, where many mysteries and legends are hidden, and some paranormal activity. Part of the Harry Potter book was written in Edinburgh and its writer, JK Rowling, used the cemetery for inspiration, come with us to find out where she wrote and what she used as inspiration for her novels.

With so many centuries of history , Scotland's capital is rich in history and legends. You cannot miss this incredible tour of Edinburgh.

In this free tour we will visit:

  • Historical introduction to Edinburgh
  • Royal Mile
  • Victoria Street
  • grass market
  • Greyfriars Cemetery
  • bobby dog
  • Mysteries about Harry Potter
  • Mackenzie and paranormal activity
  • National Museum of Scotland
  • Writers Museum
  • Saint Giles Cathedral
  • Presbyterianism
  • David Hume
  • public executions
  • Maggie Dickson
  • Heart of Midlothian
  • Market Cross
  • Fringe-Festival

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    369 High St, Edinburgh EH1, UK
    369 High St, Edinburgh EH1, UK
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    We will meet at 369 High St (Royal Mile), next to St. Giles Cathedral with BLACK UMBRELLA

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    Outside visit
    Royal Mile
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    Outside visit
  • 3
    Outside visit
    St Giles' Cathedral
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Writers' Museum
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    Outside visit
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Greyfriars Bobby Statue
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Greyfriars Kirkyard

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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JOSE 28 Mar 2023

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2023
El guia ha dado las explicaciones pertinentes de una forma super entretenida. Respondiendo a cualquier pregunta.
Crhys 28 Mar 2023

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Travelled in group - Mar 2023
Matías 27 Mar 2023

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Travelled alone - Mar 2023
He tomado alrededor de 15 tour de este tipo por Europa y creo que este ha sido el mejor hasta la fecha. Gracias por tu simpatía Rolo!
Cris... 26 Mar 2023
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Travelled in family - Mar 2023
Con dos niños de 4 y 9 pesamos q iba a ser difícil pero Fernando un genio! Siempre c los datos históricos y de color, y además entretenido p nosotros y los chicos , en resumen genial !
Anab... 26 Mar 2023

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Travelled in family - Mar 2023
Conchi es excelente explica y cuenta todo de una forma muy dinámica ! A mi hijo de 9 años y a mi nos encanto !!! Toda una profesional !!!
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 10 people.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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