Free Walking Sightseeing Tours in City of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Explore City of Edinburgh in United Kingdom with one of our free walking tours. Click on a marker on the map to get started and view details about the tour. Below is an overview of the sightseeing tours. A total of 11 tours are available in City of Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

Activities in City of EdinburghIndividual Sights in City of Edinburgh
Price 0$
Languages English
Duration 2h
Reviews 5/5 stars, 111 ratings

Edinburgh Old Town Tour with World Famous Dog
EDINBURGH'S DOG LED TOUR - A UNIQUE CITY EXPERIENCE FOR DOG LOVERS! Do you love dogs? Do you love history? Are you ready to fall in love with our city with a four legged companion? Welcome to...
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Languages English
Duration 2h
Reviews 5/5 stars, 1 ratings

Ghosts and ghouls, vampires and cannibals - Edinburgh's dark history with Brian Pendreigh
Do you believe in ghosts? Some do, some don't. Do you believe in witches and witchcraft? Maybe yes, maybe no. But it is a fact that thousands of people were executed for witchcraft in Scotland,...
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Price 0$
Languages English
Duration 1h 45min
Reviews 4.9/5 stars, 67 ratings

The best of Edinburgh's amazing Old Town (TIP BASED)
Having been a cultural, historical, scientific and political centre of Scotland for centuries, the truly fascinating city of Edinburgh is by far one of the most unique cities in the world. ​ For...
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Languages English
Duration 2h
Reviews 4.9/5 stars, 10 ratings

Edinburgh in Books and Films - From Harry Potter and Marvel superheroes to James Bond and Jekyll and Hyde
Visit some of Old Edinburgh's most amazing locations and hear their history and how they were used in Oscar-winning movies and in blockbusters like Avengers - Infinity War. Learn about links with...
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Languages German, English, Italian
Duration 2h
Reviews 4.8/5 stars, 1460 ratings

Historic Free Tour of Edinburgh. Essential
Over the centuries Edinburgh has become one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. We will get to know the history of this medieval city, which is over 3000 years old, from the first tribes that...
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Languages English
Duration 1h 45min
Reviews 4.5/5 stars, 24 ratings

Secrets of Edinburgh's Old Town
Hello to you all. My name is Brian and I welcome you to Edinburgh. I would like to introduce and show you the Secrets of Edinburgh's Old Town!!! The big companies will show you the normal...
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Self-guided Tour #1

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Number of sights 19 sights
Distance 7.5 km
Ascend 225 m
Descend 196 m

  • Heart Of Midlothian War Memorial
  • National War Museum
  • Castle Terrace
  • Edinburgh Castle
  • Castle Rock
  • Mons Meg
  • Camera Obscura & World of Illusions
  • General Assembly Hall
  • Augustine United Church
  • Greyfriars Bobby
  • Greyfriars Kirk
  • Bedlam Theatre
  • Church of St Michael and All Saints
  • Bruntsfield Links
  • Gordon Aikman Lecture Theatre
  • George Square Gardens
  • Edinburgh Central Mosque
  • Festival Theatre
  • National Museum of Scotland
Details for Tour #1 in City of Edinburgh

Self-guided Tour #2

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Number of sights 20 sights
Distance 10.6 km
Ascend 262 m
Descend 234 m

  • Church of St John the Evangelist
  • Charlotte Square Gardens
  • Assembly Rooms
  • Museum on the Mound
  • The Real Mary King's Close
  • The Mercat Cross
  • City Art Centre
  • Fruitmarket
  • Museum of Childhood
  • Carrubbers Christian Centre
  • John Knox House
  • Canongate Kirk
  • Dynamic Earth
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Holyrood Abbey
  • Cairn for Margaret Hall
  • Lochend Park
  • London Road Gardens
  • Nelson Monument
  • National Monument of Scotland
Details for Tour #2 in City of Edinburgh

Self-guided Tour #3

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Number of sights 13 sights
Distance 7.2 km
Ascend 175 m
Descend 213 m

  • Dugald Stewart Monument
  • London Road Gardens
  • Edinburgh Playhouse
  • Political Martyrs' Monument
  • St Andrew Square Garden
  • Scottish National Portrait Gallery
  • New Town
  • Assembly Rooms
  • Charlotte Square Gardens
  • Charlotte Chapel
  • Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two
  • Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One
  • Dean Cemetery
Details for Tour #3 in City of Edinburgh

Self-guided Tour #4

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Number of sights 12 sights
Distance 7.5 km
Ascend 82 m
Descend 108 m

  • RBGE Inverleith House
  • Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
  • Quintinshill Rail Disaster Memorial
  • Rosebank Cemetery
  • North Leith Parish Church
  • Leith Theatre
  • Cables Wynd House
  • Lamb's House
  • St Mary's Star of the Sea Church
  • Trinity House
  • South Leith Parish Church
  • Leith Links East
Details for Tour #4 in City of Edinburgh

Self-guided Tour #5

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Number of sights 9 sights
Distance 6.8 km
Ascend 88 m
Descend 65 m

  • The Queen's Hall
  • The Meadows
  • The Edinburgh Hebrew Congregation
  • Saint Catherine's Argyle
  • Bruntsfield Links
  • Barclay Viewforth Parish Church
  • King's Theatre
  • St Peter's Catholic Church
  • Church Hill Theatre
Details for Tour #5 in City of Edinburgh

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Why Visit Sights? Self-guided sightseeing tours are a free and safe alternative to bus tours. You can explore City of Edinburgh at your own pace, any time! Do something good for your health by walking.