See the best of Edinburgh with us on this half or full day private tour. You’ll see classics such as Edinburgh Castle, St. Giles Cathedral, the Old Town, the Palace of Hollyroodhouse, The Royal Mile and much more in a morning or afternoon. It’s the perfect day in the Scottish capital.
You can also optionally extend your tour to see the Georgian New Town, tour the Scottish National Art Gallery, or even the National Museum of Scotland. A final option – if you have your hiking shoes on – is to climb Arthur’s Seat for a panoramic view of the city.
Edinburgh Highlights Private Tour Pricing:
Including admission tickets to Edinburgh Castle
Walking tour (3.5 hours) – £475 for 1-2 people. £50 per extra guest.
A car can be added for an additional charge but is generally not recommended as the city centre is so compact and best seen on foot.
We can also extend to a full-day tour to take in the New Town, Calton Hill or even one of the city’s museums of galleries.
Please contact us for large groups.
Go Beyond Edinburgh – Other Private Tours of Scotland:
If you have more time in Scotland, we have many other options for you:
This tour starts and ends at your hotel or apartment in Edinburgh. Your private tour guide will meet you there.
We recommend starting at 9:00 am for a morning tour, and after 2:00pm for an afternoon tour. We have some flexibility.
Make the most of your precious time in Edinburgh with this private tour of the city’s most iconic sights.
By the end of the day, you’ll understand how Edinburgh came to be, see the incredible Scottish Crown Jewels (The Honours of Scotland) at Edinburgh Castle, delight in the wonders of The Royal Mile, learn amazing stories of dogs and wizards and much more.
You’ll see these highlights and much more along the way:
Please note tour guides are not permitted to guide in the interior parts of the castle.
More Options – Holyrood House, King Charles’s official residence in Scotland, makes a perfect accompaniment to this tour. Tour guides are not permitted to guide inside but we are more than happy to end the tour here for you.
Languages – Your best of Edinburgh highlights private tour is available in a variety of languages.