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Edinburgh City Tour in Private Minibus
"Compare Edinburgh’s Old Town where families lived in cramped conditions and rubbish was thrown out of the windows to the elegant Georgian New Town with its three main streets and a square at either end. Hear about the hangings that took place in the Grassmarket as you marvel at the impenetrable Castle Rock above you and hear about the attempts to capture Edinburgh C witch hunters firebrand priests and philosophers all living on the side of a dead volcano. During our tour we cover all the main sights of the Old & New City of Edinburgh. Starting on the famous Royal Mile we lead you through the windy streets and up the hills to sites of executions cloned sheep and the birthplace of Harry Potter. Highlights include:New Town
From GBP300.00
 
Private Edinburgh Sightseeing and History Tour
"Edinburgh has been the Capital of Scotland since the 15th Century and stands proudly on seven hills creating the dramatic skyline of this lively cosmopolitan city. Compare Edinburgh’s Old Town where families lived in cramped conditions and rubbish was thrown out of the windows to the elegant Georgian New Town with its three main streets and a square at either end. Join this and hear about the hangings that took place in the Grassmarket as you marvel at the impenetrable Castle Rock above you and hear about the attempts witch hunters firebrand priests and philosophers all living on the side of a dead volcano. During your tour you will cover all the main sights of the Old & New City of Edinburgh. Starting on the famous Royal Mile your guide Alan will lead you through the windy streets and up the hills to sites of executions
From GBP45.00
 
Edinburgh City Tour in Private Minibus from Glasgow
"Compare Edinburgh’s Old Town where families lived in cramped conditions and rubbish was thrown out of the windows to the elegant Georgian New Town with its three main streets and a square at either end. Hear about the hangings that took place in the Grassmarket as you marvel at the impenetrable Castle Rock above you and hear about the attempts to capture Edinburgh C witch hunters firebrand priests and philosophers all living on the side of a dead volcano. During our tour all the main sights of the Old & New City of Edinburgh will be covered. Starting on the famous Royal Mile you will be lead through the windy streets and up the hills to sites of executions
From GBP350.00

Many Miles From Edinburgh... Tips (7)

Must take the high lands tour...

Must take the high lands tour and also take a tour of the distilleries The lovely lochness which is in the highlands..Not very fortunate to have see the monster ..nesse.The snow in the place called...
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nash_wagh
Aug 26, 2002

go to LOCH NICE, may you will...

go to LOCH NICE, may you will meet the monster in the lake. go to look back the past time in the old castle... ... (Scotsman call lake as loch ) to enjoy the scotland wind flute music at the bank of...
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zys1
Aug 24, 2002

Travel across the country,...

Travel across the country, through the very beautyful landscapes of the highlands and coasts.Dont forget to try the few different scotish whiskys. Its a shame you dont visit a distilery. If you love...
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Hoschi
Aug 24, 2002

See Glencoe!<br/>And get to know...

See Glencoe!And get to know the story of the massacre that happened there. Terrible thing...But don't get lost in grief, but enjoy the beauty of the Glen and, if you're lucky with the weather, don't...
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Bagillbaer
Aug 24, 2002

Hike to the top of Ben Nevis...

Hike to the top of Ben Nevis -- the tallest 'mountain' in the British Isles. The views were terrific on this relatively easy climb.
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kucha
Sep 07, 2002

Below is a picture taken from...

Below is a picture taken from the Skye Ridge. One of the most impressive ridge walks that be undertaken in the British Isles. More to follow
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Martin_2000
Aug 25, 2002

The B roads<br/>STAY OFF the...

The B roadsSTAY OFF the highways! The nicest way to zigzag through Scotland is the B roads. One lane most of the time, can drive miles sometime before you meet anybody anyway.
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Pierre_Rouss
Aug 24, 2002
 
 
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Scott Monument

The Scott Monument is a beautiful Victorian Gothic monument to Scottish author Sir Walter Scott. It is quite dirty, unfortunately it was decided cleaning the monument may damage it, so it has been...
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Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle dominates the entire city of Edinburgh from its perch high up on castle rock. We thought it looked beautiful in the recent snow. It looks quite different from its far side so it is...
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Mons Meg - Edinburgh Castle

In 1457, King James II was presented with two massive siege guns, one blew up in use, and the other is still to be seen on display at Edinburgh Castle. Made in Mons in Belgium it fired missiles...
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Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle has lots to see and takes a lot of time to see it all. There are plenty of free Toilets and they haven't forgotten you many get hungry and thirsty. Located in the old Cart Sheds...
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Museum on the Mound

Opened in 2006 this was the most boring museum I visited in Scotland :) Museum on the Mound was just on my way so I walked in to check but I got bored no matter it’s a small thematic museum that I...
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National Museum of Scotland

National Museum of Scotland is housed in two different buildings, the old one (former Royal Museum that was built in 1866, a fine Victorian structure on its own) and the new modern building from...
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