Our award-winning Edinburgh walking tours help you discover our nation's story.

Whether you're looking for an introduction to the Old Town or a detailed historical exploration, our five-star rated Edinburgh tour guide has the tour for you!

"A brilliant tour!"

We are a five-star rated on tripadvisor tour company

“The past is brought vividly to life through a combination of Robert's experienced story telling, with visual aides which tell the remarkable story of the buildings, people and events of his beloved city. The best spent two hours of a packed weekend for these two first-time visitors.”

Pennyslad - Tripadvisor

We won a 2017 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for our tours of Edinburgh!
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In 2020 we won a Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice award!
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Explore the history of Scotland's capital city on our private Edinburgh walking tours

Edinburgh is one of the most beautiful and historic cities in the world. With Robert as your Edinburgh tour guide, you're guaranteed to get an intimate understanding of the city and its history. Robert will bring the city's past to life, and his passion for his country's capital city is infectious.

Our Edinburgh walking tours give you an authentic Scottish experience and a superb introduction to the history of our capital city.

We also run highly-rated tours for schools and a range of Edinburgh virtual tours so you can explore Edinburgh from the comfort of your home!

Robert on a private Edinburgh walking tour
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Some of our recent reviews

Our best Edinburgh tour? -
The Old Edinburgh walking tour

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Old Town tour price

The Old Edinburgh walking tour is a brilliant way to see the Old Town and learn about Scotland and Edinburgh. Discover the famous and infamous characters who lived, worked, and died on the Old Town's streets and closes. Robert, your local Edinburgh tour guide, will take you in the footsteps of Mary, Queen of Scots, Burke and Hare, Bonnie Prince Charlie, Robert Burns and more.  

​The Old Edinburgh tour is our most popular guided walk; many of our guests have said it's our best tour of Edinburgh!

£55 total price for a private tour for 1-4 people.
£75 for a private tour for 5-8 people.

Evening tours are £60 and £80.

We can also cater for larger groups.  Email us with your request.
Two hour-long walking tour.
English language.

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This tour has a Viator
Badge of Excellence
As of November 26, 2021, we hold an average rating of five stars.

Choose from our range of private Edinburgh tours;

Your Edinburgh tour guide in action!

Guests on tour!

Two American friends and Robert.

A group in the Old College.

Smiles all round!

Torturing the tour guide.

Robert being 'tortured' using our replica thumbscrews on our Old Edinburgh tour for schools.

A private tour strikes a pose!

We love taking groups around the Old Town.

Robert with two guests in Old College

Two happy guests at the end of a tour!

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