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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

Most Viewed Transportation in Edinburgh

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By Bus from Airport

Airlink (Service 100) is the bus service we used to get to and from Edinburgh’s Airport. This is an express service between the Airport and City Centre, lucky for us it stopped near our...
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Edinburgh Waverley Station

I love taking my time while traveling so I love taking the train. Being able to take in the beautiful countryside instead of having to stay alert and driving or flying where all I get to see is the...
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Hop On and Off Buses

Edinburgh had the most Hop on/off bus companies I had ever seen in a capital city. Quite often we use them, but this time we decided to walk instead. They are a real good way to see the city, and as...
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Enterprise

As I have found with other branches of Enterprise the courtesy and professionalism is found at this branch too. I was dropping off my rental from Glasgow and even though they weren't expecting me...
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Train from London to Edinburgh

Traveling from London to Edinburgh by train can take as little time as 4:17 hours and for as little as £25 each way. The secret is to book when advance fares become available, for the...
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747 Airport Bus

This Stagecoach bus service operates between Fife and the airport. You can leave your car at park & ride facilities at Halbeath (near Dunfermline) and Ferrytoll (Inverkeithing) and it also stops...
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iaint
Jun 01, 2016
 
 
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Airport

Edinburgh Airport. I know it well. It’s a bit of a love/hate thing.The basics first. You can get there by bus or tram from the city centre - I’ve done separate tips for those. Then there’s the 747 bus...
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iaint
Mar 25, 2016

Trams

Edinburgh’s new tram line has been operating since May 2014. It runs from the Airport into the city centre at York Place.The city had planned for it to be longer and more extensive, but the project...
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iaint
Dec 25, 2015

Airport park & ride

You park (for free) at the entrance to the airport and buses (every 10-15 minutes) take you to the city centre for a £1 flat fare. It's just as quick as driving in, but much cheaper and less...
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iaint
Dec 24, 2015

Edinburgh Waverley Station

Edinburgh Waverley is tight in the heart of the city, set at the base of the largely-Medieval Old Town and on the edge of the 18th-century New Town.It's a perfectly good railway station, with...
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leics
Nov 26, 2015

Car rental

You don't need a car to get around Edinburgh and you can do many daytrips by train or bus so for most people a rental car doesn't make sense. We had to go to Loch Lomond on our 1st day, then came back...
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Dabs
Sep 08, 2015

Trams

The last time I was in Edinburgh I don't remember even thinking about taking a tram, they began operations sometime in 2014 so I think it was fairly new at the time. The line runs from Edinburgh...
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Dabs
Sep 08, 2015

THE FOUR POUND DAY PASS

I found that the 4 pound Lothian bus and tram pass for unlimited travel for one day was excellent value for hopping around Edinburgh and nearby towns. Tickets are available from the bus driver or from...
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davidjo
Aug 24, 2015

LONG DISTANCE BUS

I had actually booked 10 flights months in advance on my trip to Europe but for some reason i had overlooked my flight from Edinburgh to London, train tickets were expensive so i ended up taking the...
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Aug 19, 2015

Top Hotels in Edinburgh

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1 Princes St, Edinburgh, Scotland EH2 2EQ, United Kingdom
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Priestfield Road, Edinburgh, Scotland EH16 5UT, United Kingdom
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1 Festival Square, Edinburgh, Scotland EH3 9SR, United Kingdom
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34 Great King Street, Edinburgh, Scotland EH3 6QH, United Kingdom
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High Street, Peebles, Borders, Scotland EH45 8AJ, United Kingdom
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1 South Bridge, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 1LL, United Kingdom
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Top Things to Do in Edinburgh

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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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Military Tattoo

One of the great events of my city of the Military Tattoo that takes place during the month of August annually, as part of the wider Edinburgh Fringe celebrations. 2015 was great with Military bands...
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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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Royal Mile - High Street

His real name was William Brodie (28 September 1741 – 1 October 1788), but he was commonly known as Deacon Brodie. Deacon Brodie looked to lead a normal life as a respectable Scottish cabinet-maker,...
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Holyroodhouse - Palace

No photography allowed inside the palace. That's always a bit of a disappointment. But we made the best of. I especially liked the Royal Bedchamber (rather surprisingly, this was more of a place to...
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St Giles' Cathedral

A impressive sculpture inside St. Giles' Cathedral was of John Knox, the leading preacher of the Scottish Reformation in 1560 who held many sermons here until his death in 1572. The churchyard he was...
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Top 5 Edinburgh Writers

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scotlandscotour

"Edinburgh Travel - A Special City - A Special View"
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scottishvisitor

"Scotland's Capital City"
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Dabs

"Edinburgh"
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clivedinburgh

"Embra - Scotlands Capital City"
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davidjo

"EDINBURGH, A PICTURESQUE CITY"
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