A six hour Private Tour partly by mini bus,with visit to Edinburgh Castle and stroll down the Royal Mile
After collection from ship or hotel, the tour starts with a mini bus tour round the highlights of the World Heritage old and New Town's of Edinburgh followed by the sights of Edinburgh as seen from the Radical Road round the ancient volcano called Arthur's Seat. Edinburgh Castle also sits proudly on another volcanic rock and a guided tour round the castle is included with time for private exploration of special interests. At this point we have an optional break for meal or refreshments before a downhill walk along the World famous Royal Mile.
Throughout the tour the guide will amuse and educate with stories of the buildings their history and the people who lived there. The tour finishes outside The Palace of Holyrood House from where the minibus returns to ship or Hotel.
This Tour is also available at extra cost for up to 15 visitors and can be customised for any special requests.
When the lunch option is selected the tour is extended at no extra charge.
The clock has stopped but the guide continues.
Guided City Tour in vehicle, city views from the height of hill called Arthurs Seat,
Guided walking tour in historic Edinburgh Castle, break for meal or snack, Guided walking tour down the world famouse Royal mile finishing outside Holyrood Palace the Royal residence in Scotland.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: City Centre Hotel, Cruise ship at South Queensferry,Leith or Rosyth or other agreed location
End location: To pickup point unless otherwise agreed
Duration: 6 hours
Modern Air conditioned Vehicle with Driver and Guide
Services of Guide. Vehicle for pick up,city tour and return journey.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 uk pounds - All attractions , shops and restaurants accept debit and credit cards.
Thevamount suggested is only for incidentals.
Any items of personal purchase, meals and snacks.
Entrance to Edinburgh Castle as at 2018
Where vehicles are used I always employ a driver.Parking restrictions require vehicles to be parked some considerable distance from most attractions, a driver can drop us off at the entrance, and collect again when visit completed.
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Martin was very good, knows Edinburgh and it's history and gave us a lot of great information that helped us determine our schedule for the balance of our stay in Edinburgh. We would highly recommend him.