Guided tour

Edinburgh: 2-Hour Nighttime Ghost Tour

4.3 / 5

20 reviews

Activity provider: Scozia Tour
Guided tour

Edinburgh: 2-Hour Nighttime Ghost Tour

Activity provider: Scozia Tour

From US$ 18.49 per person

Get away from the usual tourist traps and landmarks and instead travel to a time when life was forbidden beyond the walls. With a series of spooky stories and visual projections, your guide will give you a glimpse into the Edinburgh of old.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Visit cemeteries, alleys and hear mysterious stories
  • Watch spooky visual projections
  • Become acquainted with the city's history
Full description
The city of Edinburgh has witnessed its fair share of bloody events, murders and witch burnings throughout history. The echoes of these events have survived through time and have left their mark on the alleys and cemeteries that you will travel through on this exciting night tour.  On this tour of ghosts, mysteries and witches, you will take a 2-hour journey through the black history of Edinburgh. Take a stroll through Edinburgh, away from the stock standard attractions and travel back to a time of mystery. With your guide, enjoy a series of stories and visual projections that will give you insight into the dark history of Edinburgh. This tour is an essential part of your stay in Edinburgh and one not to be missed. 
  • Live guide in English
  • Visual projections
  • 2-hour tour
  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Please look for your guide with the 'LochNessBus' umbrella, at the top of Old Fishmarket Close, between Burgers&Beers and the @pizza restaurant. Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the activity starts.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Jacket
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with reduced mobility. Exclusively in private service, the itinerary can be modified so that a wheelchair can be accessed
  • Not recommended for child aged 5 and under
  • Please bring weather appropriate clothing. The climate in Scotland can be cold even in the middle of summer.
  • Do not forget to bring appropriate, comfortable and waterproof footwear
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4.3 /5

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Pablo was absolutely fantastic and entertaining! Enjoyed immensely and absolutely recommend!

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