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  4. Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh: 3-Hour Guided Walking Tour

Product ID: 27879
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This 3-hour walking tour of Edinburgh, led by Stuart or Richard Usher of Scotland's historic House of Usher, focuses on the historical, cultural, and architectural heritage of the city. With an Usher as your guide you can expect an authentic experience.
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Duration: 3 hours
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English
Wheelchair accessible

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the highlights of Edinburgh on a walking tour guided by a knowledgeable local
  • Marvel at Edinburgh Castle
  • Walk along the Royal Mile and enter St. Giles Cathedral, Scotland's greatest Cathedral
  • Visit some of Edinburgh's famous closes and see the homes of historical characters, both famous and infamous
Full description
Discover Edinburgh’s historical, cultural, and architectural heritage on a small and intimate walking tour guided by one of the most knowledgeable locals possible. Stuart or Richard Usher, of Scotland's famous and historic House of Usher, will guide you through this beautiful city himself. You’ll see many of the city’s highlights, including Usher Hall and Edinburgh Castle. You’ll walk along the Royal Mile, tour the interior of St. Giles Cathedral, and visit several of Edinburgh's famous landmarks.

Mr. Usher, your guide, has an extensive knowledge of Edinburgh's history and architecture and the many famous people that the city has produced over the centuries. He will share his knowledge of Edinburgh with you in an informative, personable, and enjoyable manner. Have no fear, as it won't all be serious stuff!

He'll also show you the Mound, and take you on a tour of the National Galleries of Scotland. At the gallery you’ll see paintings by masters such as Leonardo da Vinci, Titian, Raphael, and many others. Also, typically you will see Princes Street and Princes Street Gardens, the Scott Monument, George Street, and Charlotte Square.
Includes
  • Expert tour guide
  • Entry into St Giles' Cathedral
  • Visit to the National Galleries of Scotland
What’s Not Included
  • Entry into Usher Hall

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Meeting point

Walkers are advised to assemble outside the central entrance of the Usher Hall shortly before the tour's departure, where Mr. Usher will be waiting for them.

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From US$ 38.75 per person

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Edinburgh Guided Tour

Product ID: 27879