Fantastic tour from Alisdair. Great mix of humour facts and trivia. The guides in this case add context to spectacular buildings and scenery.
With an inordinate amount of historic attractions to go see, you won’t want to waste any time during your vacation in Edinburgh. Save up to two hours of waiting with a skip-the-line admission ticket to Edinburgh Castle, one of the Scottish capital’s most recognizable monuments. On a guided tour, discover secret histories and hidden details that you’d otherwise miss as you watch your guide bring the fortress’ history to life.
Your tour of Edinburgh Castle begins at a central Edinburgh location, where you’ll greet your guide and sail past long lines with a skip-the-line admission ticket. Having saved up to two hours of waiting time, explore the grounds of the castle and visit curiosities such as the world’s smallest shrine and a cemetery reserved exclusively for dogs.
Stroll through Crown Square, see the crown jewels of Scotland, and enrich your knowledge of Scottish military history in the National War Museum. Once your tour concludes, feel free to continue exploring the castle independently at your own pace.
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We had Richard as our guide! He brought the history of the castle to life! He was knowledgeable, personable and obviously passionate about sharing what he knows. The castle itself is gorgeous. Beautiful views all around. Definitely recommend this company for your Edinburgh tour!
We joined the 10am Castle tour hosted by Greg and what a fabulous, knowledgeable, fun, tour guide he was. We were treated to a brief overview of Scottish history from 12th Centuary which included a recital of Scottish poetry and a folksong. Brilliant, really enjoyable...More