Edinburgh's Old Town

 Edinburgh Walking Tours 

Explore Scotland's history with our private tours of Edinburgh 

“Having lived in Edinburgh almost my whole life and taken many tours with visiting friends, I am more than familiar with the main sights and stories of the old town. This was such a different perspective to take, I learned a great deal and explored a few back courts and closes that I had never seen in almost 50 years of living in and around the city. Highly recommend”

  
TripAdvisor review by Kaz1903 - May 2019  

 

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2017 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for Historic Edinburgh Tours
We were winners in Edinburgh of a Traveller's Choice award in 2020
2018 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence winners - Historic Edinburgh Tours

Our Edinburgh walking tours are a great way to explore Scotland's capital city

Edinburgh is a beautiful city with a rich history, but even for the most ardent history lover,  it's easy to feel overwhelmed.

 

Let us show you the best of the Old Town on our award-winning Edinburgh walking tours.

Most people only see the surface of Edinburgh - the famous tourist spots like Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile. But if you want to really understand this city, you need to go deeper.  Our private tours of Edinburgh are the perfect way to discover the city's hidden secrets.  
 

Our knowledgeable and entertaining Edinburgh tour guide, Robert,  will wear a traditional kilt for your private tour, and he will share his passion for his city with you.

All of our tours have an average rating of five stars on Tripadvisor.  In addition, we have won multiple Certificate of Excellence awards.  Each of our guided tours uses the same Edinburgh tour guide, so you know you will get the quality of tour you deserve.

Robert, your Edinburgh tour guide, in action

Our most popular tours of Edinburgh

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You can trust us to deliver enjoyable Edinburgh walking tours!

Your bespoke private tour of Edinburgh

Your private tour of Edinburgh
private tour cost

Edinburgh is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and with a bespoke private Edinburgh guided tour, you can see all the best sights without having to navigate the Old Town on your own.

 

Robert, our knowledgeable and experienced Edinburgh guide, can take you through the charming Old Town and the modern New Town, pointing out all the must-see attractions along the way. You may even wish to experience Edinburgh from atop Calton Hill (or even Arthur's Seat!), with stunning views of Scotland's capital stretching out before you. So contact us today to start planning your perfect Private Edinburgh Guided Tour!

Prices start from £100 for a private three-hour tour of Edinburgh, for 1-10 people.

As of November 26, 2021, we hold an average rating of five stars.

Our private tours of Edinburgh

Our Edinburgh tour guide in action!

A group on our Victorian Edinburgh tour.

This was our first Victorian Slums tour - this raised money for a local charity.

Guests on tour!

Two American friends and Robert.

Greyfriars Kirkyard - not all doom and gloom!

Sharing a joke on our Greyfriars Kirkyard tour.

A wee bit of banter!

Fun on tour.

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.

A group in the Old College.

Smiles all round!