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Peter H

Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom

Yes, a Guide Book can help plan a tour of Edinburgh and some Tour Guides can show you the sights.

However what I can do, as a lifetime resident of Edinburgh, is bring Edinburgh to life! With many years of walking tours experience, I offer a unique insight into Edinburgh's character, with stories of the famous - and the infamous! My ethos is to inform and to entertain. My private tours provide you with an opportunity to learn about not only the facts, but the stories and tales around Edinburgh's fascinating history. Through previous employment with Historic Scotland, I am an accredited guide for Edinburgh Castle. I offer tours with you own private guide, they can be standard and customised tours and can tailor your needs around the places of interest within this beautiful city. I also offer flexibility with days and times of tours to suit your itinerary. My quality tours are affordable and I would hope by the end of the tour, you will have a real sense of Edinburgh, capital city of that old and ancient land of Scotland.

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A Recent Review of this guide

Peter was extraordinary. Not only did he have a comprehensive knowledge of the area but several anecdotes and historical items that made the tour enjoyable
Mark Sullivan

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Credentials

My commitment to personal development as a guide and storyteller in Edinburgh includes;
Member of the Edinburgh Festival Voluntary Guides Association ( founded 1947)
Member of VisitScotland (Scotland's national tourism organisation)
Member of The Old Edinburgh Club (founded 1908)
Approved guide for Edinburgh Castle (Historic Scotland trained)
Edinburgh Universities, course on Storytelling in Scotland
Stevenson College Edinburgh, Higher National unit on Scottish History for Tourism (merit grade)
My tours are rated 4 stars by the Scottish Tourist Board.

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Tours by Peter H

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Private tour guide Peter H

Edinburgh - "A Tale of two towns" Private,...

A great introduction to Edinburgh's Old & New Towns with your own private,...

176 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

3 hours 30 min.

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Hidden Gem and a Silver thread in a ribbon,...

Explore the historic Dean Village and Water of Leith with your own,...

122 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

2 hours 30 min.

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Historic Royal Mile Private Walking Tour,...

Re-trace the steps of the Kings and Queens of Scotland with your own,...

122 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

2 hours 30 min.

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Private tour guide Peter H

Edinburgh Half Day Private Tour (5hrs)

A walking tour of Edinburgh with your own private guide

211 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

5 hours

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Edinburgh - "A Literary Capital" Private,...

Follow in the steps of Sir Walter Scott, R.L Stevenson, JK Rowling,,...

122 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

2 hours 30 min.

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Edinburgh Castle plus Old & New Towns,...

A half day walking tour with your own private guide

196 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

4 hours 30 min.

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Edinburgh - Discovered Private Tour for,...

A Great Introduction to Edinburgh with your own private guide

257 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

3 hours

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How to Tour Edinburgh in a Day ! (7hrs),...

Let your own local private guide take you on a walking tour around,...

255 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

7 hours

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Edinburgh - New Town Tour Private Tour(2.5hrs)

Tour of Edinburgh's New Town with your own private guide(World Heritage,...

122 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

2 hours

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Edinburgh Old Town Group Tour for 10,...

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A personalised walking tour of Edinburgh with your own experienced,...

203 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

2 hours

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