Pack in history, mystery and local flavor on this 2-hour walking tour of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle. Follow an informative guide into Old Town’s labyrinth of cobblestone alleyways and tenements, part of a UNESCO World Heritage site, and find secret places you’d never discover on your own. As you pass St Giles Cathedral, Parliament Square and John Knox House, hear about Edinburgh’s colorful and turbulent past. Follow this great introduction to the Royal Mile with a tour of Edinburgh Castle and learn how this iconic fortress shaped the country’s history.
• 2.25 hours
When your cruise ship arrives in Edinburgh, get to know Scotland’s capital on this full-day shore excursion. Board a comfortable coach and enjoy a panoramic tour of Edinburgh’s highlights as a prelude to three of its headline acts. Explore medieval Edinburgh Castle, once residence to Scotland’s monarchs; tour the Royal Yacht Britannia, the former floating home of Queen Elizabeth II; and pause for a photo stop at Holyrood Palace, the Queen’s official Scotland residence. Free time for lunch (own expense) and to explore the Royal Mile provide the finishing touches. Entrance fees not included. Ship: Crown Princess10/05, 22/05, 03/06, 15/06, 27/06, 09/07, 21/07, 02/08, 14/08, 26/08, 07/09, 19/09Ship: Norwegian Pearl10/06Ship: Brilliance of the Seas20/07Ship: Pacific Princess15/08, 23/08Ship: Norwegian Spirit18/09
• 8 hours
This private guided walk with our unique guides, Stuart Usher or his son, Richard Usher, will both entertain and enthral your group. Your party (up to 10 people) will be the only visitors on the walk. Stuart's family have historic connections with Edinburgh (his great-great Uncle, Andrew Usher, donated the magnificent Usher Hall to the city, where the tour normally starts) and his deep knowledge of the city's cultural, historical and architectural aspects means he has a unique perspective. You can book a morning tour (9.30am to 1.00pm), an afternoon tour (2.00pm to 5.30pm) or our full-day tour (9.30am to 4.30pm) You can have flexibility on itinerary should you choose, e.g. if you have special interests in certain aspects of Edinburgh, and we can even arrange a starting point to suit you (e.g. your hotel) as long as it is in the city-centre.
• 4 hours
Explore Edinburgh's UNESCO World Heritage Center on a 2 hour, small group tour with an audio guide and driver in a glass roofed, convertible mini-coach. Get off the beaten track with a trip to Edinburgh's quaint Dean Village, packed full of charming cobbled lanes. Hear tales from the city's fascinating history and discover Edinburgh Castle, the Grassmarket, and many more of the Scottish capital's top attractions.
• 2 hours
Explore Edinburgh, which has been the capital of Scotland since the 15th Century and stands proudly on seven hills, from the comfort of your own private minibus. Compare Edinburgh’s medieval Old Town, where people lived in cramped conditions, to the elegant Georgian New Town. Enjoy undivided attention from your private guide and learn all about this fascinating city on this 8-hour tour.
• 8 hours
Travel back in time and discover the history and the people of Edinburgh's New Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on this 2.5-hour small group (maximum 10 people) walking tour. Learn about social campaigners, royal visits, and Scottish inventors. See the area's elegant Georgian homes and such landmarks as the well-ordered Princes Street Gardens and Gothic Scottish National Portrait Gallery.
• 2.5 hours
Step aboard the Haunted History Bus, for a guided trip around the world's most haunted city, lasting approximately one hour. Experience the dark and twisted history of Edinburgh, and the characters that inhabited this place, and still haunt the cities closets today! Experience a disturbingly haunted graveyard walk-in Greyfriars Kirkyard.
• 1 hour
Planning to tour Edinburg and St Andrews? You've come to the right place! Don't just depend on guide books, work with an Edinburg city expert - work with me. I'll share with you the real legends and stories associated with places we visit and Edinburgh's characters, and show you Edinburgh and St. Andrews like only a local can!This eight hour tour will include all of the most popular and main tourist attractions that Edinburgh and St Andrews have to offer including some spots you won't find in any guide books!This tour will take you to the home of Golf and can be tailored for Golf fans. We will take in Leith Links, Brittania, The Scottish Parliament, The Palace of Holyrood House, St Giles Cathedral, The Royal Mile and of course Edinburgh Castle! While in St Andrews we will visit the Ancient and Royal Golf Club, Swilken Bridge and Cathedral.We will also travel through the historic New and Old Towns while in Edinburgh and take in a couple of sites on the way.
• 8 hours
A perfect introduction to Warsaw's most significant heritage - including visits to:- Lazienki Royal Park - the residence of the last king of Poland, with an area dedicated to composer Frederic Chopin- Old Town - reconstructed, medieval district of Warsaw, with the Royal Castle and charming, narrow streets- WW2 related places - area of the Ghetto of WarsawThe visit includes parts done by walk & by car, so please be prepared for a moderate physical activity.
• 4 hours
This tour shows the essence of Andalusia, the whitewashed villages and the capital of Romanticism, Ronda. The oldest bullfight arena and a knight museum are the highlights of the city together with the "new" bridge, that links both sides of the city. It is a full day tour, but you won't be back to the Costa del sol too late as the roads are quite good and distances are affordable.The visit of the bullring and the Royal Master Knights museum are included, together with a licensed guide to assure your have the right knowledge of the visited places.
• 9 hours