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New Edinburgh Ghost Tour

124 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1QS, Scotland
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Very eerie and enjoyable

The guide Robert was great. He had a fantastic speaking voice with great energy which made the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ellen D
via mobile
Needs more real history and ghost stories not cheesy affects

We have been to Edinburgh many, many times and love the great city. We have done just about every... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
London, United Kingdom
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124 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1QS, Scotland
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124 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1QS, Scotland

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The guide Robert was great. He had a fantastic speaking voice with great energy which made the stories of the city very intriguing. Would reccomend as you learn alot

Thank Ellen D
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We have been to Edinburgh many, many times and love the great city. We have done just about every tour over the years but thought we would try the ghost tour at night since it was a lovely and clear (not raining for once!) evening....More

Thank barkinghere
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Great experience. Loads of interesting trivia. Tour guides first class and truly knowledgeable of area and it’s history. It’s certainly worth every minute and penny spent on it and would encourage anyone of any age to experience this

Thank Angela O
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We hopped on the black vintages double decker bus and sat towards the back upstairs. as we set off our host explained about the various haunted areas the bus was passing by slowly and then we stopped at the cemetery below the castle and had...More

Thank Elizabeth (
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I'm hoping I've got the right firm here-if not sorry! We endured an awful tour with a cheerful young South African who knew nothing of Edinburgh's history beyond her poor script. The nadir came when she gaily identified George Herriot School as Holyrood Palace. I...More

Thank BigKevTravels
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I went on this bus tour for a second time with my younger son, who had been asking to go on his since his big brother did. Laughed so much, as did the rest of the bus. This is a fun theatrical experience. There are...More

Thank GeoffNorthBerwick
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

The tour was verrry grreat, Rrrory was the best leader ever. We liked everything, it was very interesting, but in the end we didn't burn the witch (Emma).

Thank Alexander S
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

After finding a leaflet for this tour at the hotel I worked at I thought why not... The tour was great in terms of comedy and entertainment with a drive around the city through various locations in a black N13 bus! The use of media...More

Thank DexxTravels
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour! What a great way to end our little stay in Edinburgh. The guide was excellent he really went out his way to ensure everyone had fun and was included. Real spookybfun

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

A few companies offer them. Late night in Edinburgh is loads of fun. Get out and walk. A must-do attraction.

Thank BunSmoke
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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