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Tour Operator: Local Eyes Tours 2 hours Travel method:   Walking Region / Starts from: Edinburgh

History Lovers Old Town Walking Tour

Join us for an amazing historical tour in Edinburgh!


£18 per person:


2 hours


We walk through the medieval Old Town, giving you a great overview of Edinburgh's most famous landmarks, but also the city's most intriguing hidden streets and alleyways. By the end of the tour, you'll know more about the history of Edinburgh than the average Scot!

This tour is perfect for:

  • Anyone interested in the history of Scotland
  • Anyone wanting a tour of Edinburgh's city centre
  • Anyone new to the city

Meeting Location: Statue of Sir James Young Simpson, 132 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 3AA

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Feel free to contact us regarding our Cancellation Policy if you are in any doubt. We do our best to be flexible when our customers experience problems out with their control, but still recommend that all groups purchase Travel Insurance.

Please note, walking tours will go ahead if the weather is defined as “rainy”, and not dangerous or risky. It rains a lot in Scotland, and outdoor clothing is advised for all our tours.
Meeting point

Please meet us outside this statue on Princes St. The address is:

  • 132 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 3AA

If walking from the Royal Mile, walk down the Mound and then turn left, along to the west end of Princes St.

Important information

Thank you for booking your tour with Local Eyes Tours!

Meeting Location for the tour: Statue of Sir James Young Simpson, 132 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 3AA. Your guide will be standing in front of this statue, on Princes St.

This statue is located on Princes St, away from most other tourists. Please allocate 20mins to get here from the Royal Mile.

What to Bring

Outdoor clothing/footwear