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Historic Edinburgh Free Tour. Essential (in Spanish)

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4.9
951 ratings
  • Edinburgh
  • Available in Spanish
  • 2h and 15min

About the Guru

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... More

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.

About the Tour

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

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: We will meet at 369 High St (Royal Mile), next to St. Giles Cathedral with BLACK UMBRELLA

Frequently asked questions

Accessibility:
The tour is suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Large groups:
Large group bookings are accepted. The maximum number of attendees per booking is 10 people.
Minimum of attendees:
A minimum number of attendees is required for the tour to take place.
Pets:
The tour is pet-friendly.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

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Cecilia
13 Aug 2022 Montevideo
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Travelled in family - Aug 2022

Muy bueno , como siempre , lo único que diría es que hablen con micrófono y mas pausado , mucha información para poco tiempo , muy bueno

Manuel
13 Aug 2022 Seville
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Travelled in family - Aug 2022

Angeles me parece una gran guía.

Mireia
13 Aug 2022 Tiana, Catalonia
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Travelled alone - Aug 2022

Hice este tour en agosto, en pleno mes del Fringe, y a pesar de las dificultades debido al ruido, me encantó. Sin duda 100% recomendable.

Marta
13 Aug 2022 Madrid
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Travelled in family - Aug 2022

Muy buen tour, Edu nos contó un montón de cosas interesantes. Muy recomendable!

Katy
13 Aug 2022 Málaga
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!