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The Orange Free Tour

Open Now: 9:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Fun and interesting

At first,we chose to do the Harry Potter themed tour because we are proud potterheads. We really... read more

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Incredible ghost tour

We did a ghost tour with our guide Mario, he was fantastic, very knowledgeable of Edinburgh’s... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pau V
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“Fun and interesting”
2 weeks ago
“Incredible ghost tour”
Explore Edinburgh on one of our walking tours! The Free Edinburgh Tour, every day at 11a.m., the Free Ghost Tour, every day at 8 p.m., and the Free Harry Potter Tour, every day at 4:30 p.m., all available in English or Spanish!
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
367 High Street | Beside St. Giles´Cathedral, Edinburgh EH1 1PW, Scotland
Old Town
+44 7873 871360
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

At first,we chose to do the Harry Potter themed tour because we are proud potterheads. We really were happily surprised when Megan made us discover the city by showing us HP related places, reciting HP fun facts but still explaining interesting things about the town...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a ghost tour with our guide Mario, he was fantastic, very knowledgeable of Edinburgh’s history, funny and scary as the tour expects! I am absolutely going to repeat with them for the next tour! 100% recommended

1  Thank Pau V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You absolutely must go on the company’s free tour of Harry Potter. Megan was so good and made you feel part of the Harry Potter experience. She knows so much about the history of J.K. and the books. She lives and breathes HP. A must...More

1  Thank jgv2110
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a very enjoyable Ghost Tour, our guide was Charlotte. She was very informative, entertaining and a great story teller. The time went very quickly on what was a very cold and chilly night, testimony to our guides skills.

Thank alan542017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very educating and entertaining! Charlotte is a wonderful guide who brings life to the dark history of Edinburgh. 10/10, would recommend. :)

1  Thank Sydney P
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

It was awesome, I did 2 of 3 available walking tours and our tour guides were amazing! It was interesting and I could learn and see a lot about Edinburgh and its history. I also loved the Harry Potter tour, she didn’t just show us...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Had a great Harry Potter tour by Meg the other day, packed full of information and interesting. Would definitely recommend!

Thank cat827
Reviewed August 28, 2018

I found this tour while walking on the Royal Mile and was not disappointed when I decided to join. Charlotte is very enthusiastic about her city and doesn't leave out any of the juicy details. I did both the introductory historic tour and the ghost...More

Thank Olivia K
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

I was in holiday with my best friend and since we were on a budget we were looking for tours of the city that didn’t require a lot of money and we found the orange free tours, we loved it! We went on the the...More

Thank Eleonora Carlot... V
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend this tour. We were two friends and decided to book it in the last moment. Our guide was named Charlotte and she was really friendly and she did a great job

Thank ana S
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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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