Private tour

Edinburgh: Sherlock Holmes Walking Tour

Activity provider: Thunderdices

Edinburgh: Sherlock Holmes Walking Tour

Activity provider: Thunderdices

From US$ 214.74 per group up to 7

Discover the connections between Edinburgh, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and Sherlock Holmes. Learn about the famous fictional detective, his creator, and the city of Edinburg on this walking tour.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Private group


  • Discover the city of Edinburgh through Arthur Conan Doyle's childhood
  • Follow in the footsteps of medical and surgical students in the 19th century
  • Listen to the stories of Edinburgh, UNESCO City of Literature
Full description

Follow in the footsteps of the author Arthur Conan Doyle on this walking tour of Edinburg. Discover the city through his experiences.

Start at Greyfriars Cemetery in the Old Town. See the University of Medicine and hear some fascinating stories from the Surgeon's Hall.

Walk through New Town to the author's birthplace. Along the way, find out about the fascinating connections between Edinburgh and the world of Sherlock Holmes.

  • Guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Rain gear

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine

Product ID: 408384