Enigmatic Edinburgh - Unlock Tales of Mystery and Intrigue

From £29.00

Duration: 120 Minutes (approx.)

Location: Old Town

Product Code: HGO2018

Edinburgh is an enigmatic city and on this tour of the ancient Canongate you'll hear amazing tales of mystery and intrique. You'll receive personal attention from your knowledgeable, lovely guide as there will be a maximum of 8 people on this walking tour. The only walk to make the best discoveries in this part of Edinburgh is on foot and our walking tour is the best way to do it. This part of Edinburgh is absolutely fascinating and has seen the highs of Royal life and the lows of extreme poverty with many extraordinary and often gruesome tales along the way. We'll bring these beautiful streets alive for you, taking you into clandestine closes, introducing cloak and dagger stories of spies and murderers as well as firebrand religious preachers, poets and inspirational thinkers who changed the world. You'll be amazed to find the most beautiful hidden gardens too!

Our Enigmatic Edinburgh tour is perfect for anyone wanting to unlock tales of mystery and intrigue as part of an intimate, very small group.



Tour Highlights

  • Unlock the mystery and intrigue of enigmatic Edinburgh
  • Get personal attention from your knowledgeable, lovely guide as part of an intimate group of up to 8 people
  • Hear tales of Royalty and extreme poverty and meet the colourful characters who once walked these streets
  • Discover the closes and alleys which ooze history and delightful hidden gardens
  • Have the beautiful streets and ancient and modern buildings brought to life and learn what the past was really like here
  • Children aged 5 and above are most welcome, the route isn't very pram friendly

Meeting Point

Outside John Knox House, High Street, EH1 1SR.

Please arrive 5 minutes early for your tour. We won’t be able to wait for latecomers.

Don't Forget

  • A comfy pair of shoes, we will be doing a lot of walking
  • Edinburgh's weather can be changeable, so don't forget suitable clothing