Welcome to Edinburgh

Scotland’s capital is a beautiful city, and we want to share its secrets with you. Join our walking tours and explore Edinburgh with the best rated guides in town.

Walking Tours of Edinburgh

We host a variety of walking tours in Edinburgh, especially designed to cater to your interests.

Private Tours

Looking for a knowledgeable guide to show you the city?

If you’re travelling as a larger group or have a limited time schedule, we can help!

We also offer private tours in Spanish, German or Portuguese.

Things to do in Edinburgh

For such a relatively small city, Edinburgh has a lot to offer! We provide a selection of expertly researched and curated walking tours, but there’s much more to the city than meets the eye. Contact us, and we’ll be happy to point you in the right direction.

Museums to visit? Where to go for a whisky tasting? Where to find the best haggis in town? A trip to the Highlands? Just let us hear your thoughts!

Word of Mouth

  • star rating  We discovered a lot about some important figures, tales told from mouth to mouth over the centuries and the origin of certain expressions.
    Not wanting to give spoiler I will... read more

    20th May 2022
  • star rating  Very fun and great experience. So much better than the general tours which only highlight the typical buildings and touristic spots. Our guide Lyle was great at story telling and... read more

    20th May 2022
  • star rating  Our tour guide - Edgar, was extremely pleasant, humorous, and knowledgeable. Had a lovely time walking through Edinburgh listening to Edgar's storytelling. Definitely recommend!

    19th May 2022
  • star rating  Great experience. Our guide Lyle was a great storyteller. I totally recommend this tour if you're interested in the dark history of the city.

    17th May 2022
  • star rating  Edgar is funny, energetic, and extremely knowledgeable. It was a fascinating trip into the dark past of Edinburgh. I would definitely recommend a trip to the past with Edgar!

    Katherine H
    13th May 2022
  • star rating  Our guide Lyle was very friendly, fun knowledgeable and a great story teller.
    We really enjoyed learning about the grim, gory and literally crappy past of the city. ... read more

    Elena M
    11th May 2022
  • star rating  brilliant insight into the dark history of Edinburgh old town. Thoroughly enjoyed Edgar’s informative tour and would highly recommend.

    8th May 2022
  • star rating  Absolutely LOVED it!

    I’m not much of on tour person but this has been by far the best one I’ve been to!
    Didn’t know how the 2 hours... read more

    8th May 2022
  • star rating  We did the dark history tour with Lyall and he was absolutely brilliant. So knowledgeable, friendly and funny. Tour lasted 2 hours but it flew by and we could have... read more

    2nd May 2022
  • star rating  This was such a great tour. Walked through the old town, hearing the stories you would not normally get on a regular walking tour. I learned so much about the... read more

    2nd May 2022