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Historic Free Tour of Edinburgh. Essential

Your Guru: Somos Escocia
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  • Edinburgh
  • Available in Spanish
  • 2 hours and 15 minutes

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 pías.

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 in skirts. We will talk about its most important buildings, such as St. Giles Cathedral, 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 the puppy Bobby , which is next to the 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 inspiration graveyard, join us to discover where she wrote and what she used as inspiration for her novels.

With so many centuries of history , the capital of Scotland is rich in history and legends. You cannot miss this incredible visit to Edinburgh.

In this free tour we will visit:

  • Historical introduction to Edinburgh
  • Royal Mile
  • Victoria Street
  • Grassmarket
  • Greyfriars Cemetery
  • Bobby dog
  • Mysteries about Harry Potter
  • Mackenzie and paranormal activity
  • National museum of Scotland
  • Writers Museum
  • St. Giles Cathedral
  • Presbyterianism
  • David hume
  • Public executions
  • Maggie dickson
  • Heart of midlothian
  • Mercat Cross
  • Fringe Festival

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: We will meet in the Grassmarket square in front of the Maggie Dicksons pub

Tour Schedule

  • Spanish
    Mon, 02 Aug 11:00
  • Spanish
    Mon, 02 Aug 14:00
  • Spanish
    Mon, 02 Aug 16:30

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!

Tour opinions (36)

Estela de Paz Alonso 08/01/2021

Nuestra guía fue Mary, un encanto de persona. Nos llevó por zonas muy bonitas para explicarnos la historia con un punto cómico y alegre que te hace disfrutar aún más. Nos recomendo muchos sitios para ver que vistaremos en otra ocasión. Os recomiendo a todos que hagais un tour con ella

Response from Somos Escocia
Muchas gracias por tu magnífico comentario Estela. María es uno de nuestros mejores guías, no alegra saber que el tour cumplió con tus expectativas. Saludos, Carlos.
Sonsoles 07/30/2021

Response from Somos Escocia
Gracias por las 5 estrellas 🌟
Lara Garcia 07/28/2021

Response from Somos Escocia
Gracias por las 5 estrellas 🌟 Lara !
Pamela garcia 07/27/2021

Pasamos un excelente tour con Marco. Nos llevo y nos explico todas las historias de Edimburgo viejo de una forma muy amena e interesante. Muchas gracias marco!!

Response from Somos Escocia
Muchas gracias por tu comentario. Nos alegra saber que disfrutasteis el tour, y que todas las recomendaciones fueron de gran ayuda. Nos vemos en el próximo!!. Saludos, Carlos.
Alejandra Barrero 07/27/2021

Response from Somos Escocia
Gracias por las 5 estrellas 🌟

5.0(36) Ratings

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!

5.0(36) Ratings