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Small Group Royal Mile Walking Tour with Optional Entry to Edinburgh Castle

By Mercat Tours
Price is £20per adult


Free cancellation available
2h 15m
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Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Social distancing
Equipment sanitised between use

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Scheduled Tour - walk only 13:00

2h 15m

Maximum group size of 18
Walking tour only - 1.5 hrs

Starting time

startTime for Scheduled Tour - walk only 13:00, offer 1
Price is £19.79 per ticket, price for 1 Adult is £19.79


Price is £19.79

Scheduled Tour incl. Castle 13:00

2h 15m

Castle entry fee included
Maximum group size of 18
Walking tour incl. castle

Starting time

startTime for Scheduled Tour incl. Castle 13:00, offer 2
Price is £38.49 per ticket, price for 1 Adult is £38.49


Price is £38.49

What's included, what's not

  • Fast track, skip the line entry into Edinburgh Castle (if this option is selected)
  • Award-winning local storytellers
  • Small group experience
  • TourTalk radio receiver to enjoy live storytelling at safe distance
  • Entry/Admission - Edinburgh Castle
  • Entry/Admission - St. Margaret's Chapel

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Tours are guaranteed all year round, so please dress for the weather, with comfortable shoes.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transport
  • Please note: Edinburgh Castle will not admit visitors with bags larger than a 25litre capacity
  • Please note that we cannot accept babies or children under the age of 5 on this tour.
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travellers
  • You will be part of a small group (max 18) and we'll provide “Tour Talk” radio sets to make social distancing easier. Please bring your own face masks and earphones (disposable earphones can be provided). Please note that we cannot accept babies or children under the age of 5 on this tour.
  • Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1, UK

What you can expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Edinburgh Castle, Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NG Scotland

If the “castle included” option is selected you will enjoy a 30 minute introductory tour of Edinburgh Castle with your guide and then have as much free time as you like to explore the Castle afterwards

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: St Giles' Cathedral, High Street Historic Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1RE Scotland

View the exterior and hear the history.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Parliament House 11 Parliament Square Parliament Square, Edinburgh EH1 1RQ Scotland

View the exterior

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Edinburgh Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 Scotland

Explore on foot. Hear the history from your guide

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: St. Margaret's Chapel, Castle Terrace, Edinburgh Scotland

Included with castle entry ticket.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2PB Scotland

Explore on foot with your storytelling guide.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: John Knox House Museum, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR Scotland

View the exterior and discover the history with your guide

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Castlehill, East of the Esplanade and west of Lawnmarket, Edinburgh Scotland

Enjoy the views over Edinburgh.

Duration: 15 minutes

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear and equipment sanitised between use

Social distancing

  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Activity Location

  • Edinburgh Scotland

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Mercat Cross, High St, Edinburgh EH1 1RF, UK
    • Edinburgh Scotland

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