Edinburgh: Hidden Secrets of the Royal Mile Walking Tour

Edinburgh: Hidden Secrets of the Royal Mile Walking Tour

From $16.97 per person

Unravel the mysterious secrets of Edinburgh’s Old Town on this guided walking tour. Travel back in time as you explore the infamous Royal Mile, one of the most notorious streets in the city.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Discover the hidden gems of Edinburgh’s infamous Royal Mile
  • Hear tales of the former residents and historical figures who lived here
  • Admire architecture, statues, and monuments that date back to the 12th century
  • Travel back in time as you listen to your guide's stories
Full description
Meet your guide, who is dressed in costume, then set off on your walking tour along Edinburgh’s mysterious Royal Mile. Delve into the past as you explore the hidden realms of this legendary location. Listen to stories that date back to the 12th century, and hear historic tales of life here through the ages. Admire the Royal Mile’s impressive array of architecture, statues, and monuments as you wander. And walk in the footsteps of some of Edinburgh’s most prominent and infamous historical figures.
  • Royal Mile guided walking tour
  • Professional guide in costume
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide outside the entrance to Tron Kirk. Please arrive 10 minutes before the activity begins.

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What to bring

  • Water

Know before you go

  •  This tour takes place rain or shine
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Product ID: 391794