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Go back in time on a guided walking tour of the grounds of Edinburgh Castle. Listen to fascinating stories of battles, royals, and rebels, and take time to explore on your own after the tour.

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Join us on an unforgettable journey through the centuries as we explore the iconic Edinburgh Castle on a walking tour that will bring Scotland’s rich history to life!

As you explore, your knowledgeable guide will regale you with tales of battles won and lost, royalty and rebels, and the colourful characters who have called the castle home over the centuries. You’ll be greeted with breath-taking views of Edinburgh and the surrounding countryside, providing a unique perspective on this beautiful city.

Whether you’re a history buff or just looking for a unique and educational experience, a walking tour of Edinburgh Castle is a must-do activity in Scotland’s capital. So come and discover the rich cultural heritage of this iconic landmark, and immerse yourself in the history of one of the most fascinating places in all of Europe!

*This is a visit of the Castle grounds only, as no guides are allowed inside the buildings

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Edinburgh Castle – Highlights


  • Discover 1000 years of History as your guide brings it to life
  • Learn about the origins of Edinburgh
  • Explore at your own pace after the tour

Edinburgh Castle – Includes


  • Entry Ticket to Edinburgh Castle
  • Skip-the-line access
  • Walking tour of the Edinburgh Castle grounds

Edinburgh Castle – Meeting Point


Our meeting point is in front of St. Giles Cathedral, across West Parliament Square. Find the white umbrella with the logo of All-Star Guides, and please arrive 10 minutes before departure for check in.

Know Before you Go


  • Weather-appropriate clothing

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June, 2024




August 26,2019

  • Tuesday
  • 9:00am - 10:00am
  • Lewis
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