Edinburgh Full-Day Guided Private Tour in a Premium Minivan
  • Edinburgh Full-Day Guided Private Tour in a Premium Minivan

    Our comprehensive private guided Edinburgh tour is a fantastic way to explore the big sights and hidden gems of the Scottish Capital City on a full day private tour.

    Your friendly and knowledgeable driver guide will show you around Edinburgh's many sights onboard your private Mercedes Minivan. Hear the stories that make Edinburgh famous and learn about the cities often gruesome past. We'll venture through the historic old town, Royal Mile, Georgian new town and explore local areas full of history outside the city centre. We'll visit the impressive Forth Bridges and view the grandeur of Hopetoun House.We will tell you the stories and history that make each attraction come to life!

    Our vehicles are the perfect size to squeeze down the city's narrow streets and see the 'off the tourist trail' sights whilst still being spacious.

    You can customise the itinerary to your interests and your knowledgable guide will ensure you get the most from your day.

    Itinerary
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Edinburgh Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 Scotland

    A comprehensive tour of the medieval old city and Edinburgh’s dark history, learn about the effect of the Black Death, great fire and city developments that lead the world.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2PB Scotland

    The Royal Mile that runs for a Scottish mile (around 1.1 statute miles / 1.8 kilometres) through the heart of the old town from the Castle to the Palace.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: New Town, Edinburgh Scotland

    A large scale development built in Georgian times in part to relieve the hugely over-populated city and in part to provide an enlightened new city.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Palace of Holyroodhouse, Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8DX Scotland

    The official residence of the British Monarchy in Scotland. The impressive entrance courtyard and Palace dominate the scene including the Queens Gallery next door.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: The Scottish Parliament, Horse Wynd / Canongate, Royal MIle, Edinburgh EH99 1SP Scotland

    The modernist Scottish Parliament is home to the devolved national government. Immediately adjacent the Palace, the architectural juxtaposition is stark!

    Stop At: Arthur's Seat, Queen's Drive Holyrood Park, Edinburgh EH8 8HG Scotland

    The extinct volcano that can be seen from all corners of the city. If open, we will drive round Queens Drive which offers fantastic views beyond Edinburgh.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Duddingston Kirk, Old Church Lane Duddingston Village, Edinburgh EH15 3PX Scotland

    Once a separate village behind Arthur’s seat, Duddingston Village and the Sheep Heid Inn have an interesting history. Learn about the ‘Sheepie’s’ famous clientele.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Calton Hill, St. Andrews House 2 Regent Road, Edinburgh EH1 3DG Scotland

    From the top of Calton Hill see the world-famous view over Princes Street and Castle. Calton Hill boasts some quirky and interesting architecture including the unfinished National Monument of Scotland.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Leith, Edinburgh EH6 Scotland

    Technically a separate town, the extensive docks around Leith and Shore are intertwined with cobbled lanes, tramways and bond buildings.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Royal Yacht Britannia, Ocean Drive Ocean Terminal, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ Scotland

    Leith is home to The Royal Yacht Britannia, a floating museum to the monarchy. Depending on your preferences, we can take a tour onboard.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: South Queensferry, Edinburgh Scotland

    Venturing out of the city we arrive at South Queensferry, a quaint town on the banks of the River. Marvel at the Victorian Forth Rail Bridge and the recent Queensferry Crossing road bridge.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: 21 Grassmarket Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2HS Scotland

    Explore the sinister past as the hanging place for Edinburgh’s criminals. There are many famous stories about executions that your guide will recite.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Edinburgh Castle, Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NG Scotland

    The old city is dominated by Castle hill. Venturing inside the castle, we learn why it is so important in Edinburgh’s, Scotland’s and Britain’s history. Explore the Royal Chambers, Great Hall and St Margaret's Chapel, the oldest surviving building in Edinburgh.

    A tour of the castle can be included in the tour as per your preferences.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Dean Village, Dean Path, Edinburgh EH8 8BH Scotland

    We venture to this sleepy hidden neighbourhood underneath Dean Bridge. Take in the surroundings and cross the bridge over the Water of Leith

    Duration: 20 minutes



    Informacion Adicional
    "Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
    "Wheelchair accessible"
    "Most travelers can participate"
    "At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time"
    "Children must be accompanied by an adult"
    "This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"



    • Hora de Inicio9:00 AM
    • Lugar de comienzo: Traveler pickup is offered
      We are available to collect and return you to any Edinburgh hotel or accommodation.

      Airports

      • Turnhouse Airport, Edinburgh EH12 9DN Scotland


      Ports
      Leith, Newhaven, South Queensferry


    • Duración: 8 hours
    • Cancelaciones y devoluciones: All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
  • Incluye

    • Kilt-wearing professional local guide
    • Live commentary on board
    • Transport by private air-conditioned minivan
    • Bottled water for each guest
    • Bottled water
    • WiFi on board
    • Private transportation

    No Incluye

    • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
    • Entry/Admission - Palace of Holyroodhouse
    • Entry/Admission - Royal Yacht Britannia
    • Entry/Admission - Edinburgh Castle
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