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The Orange Free Tour

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Explore Edinburgh on one of our walking tours! The Free Edinburgh Tour, every day at 11a.m., the Free Ghost Tour, every day at 6 p.m., and the Free Harry Potter Tour, every day at 1:30 p.m., all available in English or Spanish!
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Hours Today: 9:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
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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 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide Megan was amazing! I absolutely love HP and everything related to the series, but the tour was also interesting for my friend who is not such a fan. Megan is very knowledgable and enthusiastic, she also told us numerous facts about Edinburgh....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GGapac
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on 2 different tours with the Orange Free Tour (in November 2018). Both times Charlotte was our guide. We did the general walking tour and then the ghost walking tour later that week. Both tours were amazing! You're taken to all the main...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NewToTravelin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my husband did all three free tours with the orange company. The general tour and the ghost tour were with tour guide Charlotte, who is very nice and enthusiastic. We learned a lot about Edinburgh! As for the ghost tour is mostly a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 90inesf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This one of the best free tours I have ever taken. Very informative of the history of Edinburgh and Scotland in general. Our guide Charlotte was amazing, would a 100% recommend for anyone who has 2 hours to spare in Edinburgh.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank snezhana L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the Edinburgh walking tour with Charlotte (Thursday 6/12/18) and found her to be energetic and very approachable. I did not know much about Edinburgh prior to doing this tour, but walked away feeling a little more attached to this city and it’s people....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tnm312
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really cool tour. I did the tour with Elisa and learned a lot of things concerning the origins of the Harry Potter saga.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank erza6891
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the City Tour and the Ghost Tour with the guide Charlotte. She's an amazing and entertaining story teller. It's the perfect tour to get an overview of the city and an insight to the history and culture of Edinburgh enriched by funny and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Theresa K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend & I went on the orange free tour today, our guide was Charlotte She was a fantastic guide so interesting with her off beat take on our history. Would certainly recommend this tour to all my friends.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ellen P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with a couple of friends, some guys from the hostel tell us about this guys, and we don't regret. They are very nice, and the give us a lot of information. We had great time with them around the city. I went to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Javier A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My and my girlfriend did the tour with Charlotte and the experience was great! They explained a lot of Edinburgh history and curious facts as well as the complicated relationship with England, always with accuracy and lots of sense of humour. It's the kind of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Román H
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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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