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Guided Tours
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Guided Afternoon Underground Ghost Tour with Audio Guide

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£15
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1 hr. 15 min.
  • Immerse yourself in a thrilling afternoon ghost tour, delving deep into Edinburgh's dark past within the Blair Street Underground Vaults.
  • Benefit from the expertise of a live English-speaking guide, and audio devices for a more immersive storytelling experience.
  • Experience an intimate tour in a small group accompanied by your cloaked guide who regales tales of the city’s grim past.
  • Enjoy the unique experience of walking the same paths as murderers and vagabonds, with unearthed artifacts as silent witnesses.
  • Along with exclusive access to the vaults, encounter the chilling history of its past inhabitants, and artifacts discovered in the 1980s.
  • Immerse yourself in a thrilling afternoon ghost tour, delving deep into Edinburgh's dark past within the Blair Street Underground Vaults.
  • Benefit from the expertise of a live English-speaking guide, and audio devices for a more immersive storytelling experience.
  • Experience an intimate tour in a small group accompanied by your cloaked guide who regales tales of the city’s grim past.
  • Enjoy the unique experience of walking the same paths as murderers and vagabonds, with unearthed artifacts as silent witnesses.
  • Along with exclusive access to the vaults, encounter the chilling history of its past inhabitants, and artifacts discovered in the 1980s.

Inclusions

  • Entry to the Blair Street Underground Vaults
  • Live English-speaking guide
  • Audio devices
  • Tip: After the tour, grab a pint in one of Old Town’s historic pubs to continue the day's eerie theme.
  • This experience is restricted for guests aged 5 and under, and guests with mobility impairments
  • This experience is not wheelchair accessible.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Walking Tours
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Edinburgh Underground Ghost Tour

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1 hr. 15 min.
Guided tour
Highlights
  • Discover Edinburgh's ghostly secrets with the infamous Underground Ghost Tour that unveils the city's sinister past like no other.
  • With an expert guide leading the way, you'll uncover chilling tales of the old town and its notorious figures.
  • The mysteries of the St Giles Cathedral, the city's former parliament, and the abominable jail all come to light.
  • Brave the 450-year-old Greyfriars Kirkyard, known for its sinister apparitions tales and body snatchers.
  • Explore the South Bridge Underground, with remnants from the 1700s including lingering spirits!
  • Tip: Keep an eye out for the loyal dog statue commemorating Greyfriars Bobby at Greyfriars Kirkyard.
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes as this tour involves a moderate amount of walking.
  • Carry warm clothing as nights can get chilly.
  • Tip: Keep an eye out for the loyal dog statue commemorating Greyfriars Bobby at Greyfriars Kirkyard.
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes as this tour involves a moderate amount of walking.
  • Carry warm clothing as nights can get chilly.

Inclusions

  • Edinburgh Underground Ghost Tour
  • English-speaking guide
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Walking Tours
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Evening Underground Ghost Tour in Edinburgh with Optional Glass of Whiskey

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£25
Free cancellation

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Mobile ticket
2 hr.
Guided tour
  • Learn of the darker wynds and closes of Edinburgh on this exclusive walking tour.
  • Meet your cloaked tour guide at the designated meeting point and brace yourself for a ghost tour you’ll never forget.
  • Listen to far-off cries and taunts as you take your place in the Edinburgh Mob.
  • Engage yourself in tales of witchcraft, torture, and restless souls stalking the city’s streets.
  • Descend into the haunted Blair Street Underground Vaults and pass along dimly-lit caverns.
  • Head to Megget’s Cellar for a glass of whiskey (or soft drinks) as you continue to listen to your storyteller in a candlelit setting.
  • Learn of the darker wynds and closes of Edinburgh on this exclusive walking tour.
  • Meet your cloaked tour guide at the designated meeting point and brace yourself for a ghost tour you’ll never forget.
  • Listen to far-off cries and taunts as you take your place in the Edinburgh Mob.
  • Engage yourself in tales of witchcraft, torture, and restless souls stalking the city’s streets.
  • Descend into the haunted Blair Street Underground Vaults and pass along dimly-lit caverns.
  • Head to Megget’s Cellar for a glass of whiskey (or soft drinks) as you continue to listen to your storyteller in a candlelit setting.

Inclusions

  • Expert English-speaking tour guide
  • Access to the Blair Street Underground Vaults
  • A glass of whiskey/soft drink
  • Tip: You will cover around 900 steps during this tour, so make sure to wear comfortable footwear.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Walking Tours
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Walking Tour of The Edinburgh Dungeon

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1 hr. 10 min.
  • Embark on a 70-min journey through Edinburgh Dungeon, exploring its grim history guided by live actors and featuring immersive sets and brilliant special effects.
  • Stand out from the crowd with unique offerings like a heart-stopping drop ride and an eerie mirror maze, exclusive to this Dungeon tour.
  • Step into the chilling Torture Chamber and witness the haunting tools and methods used in the past to extract information.
  • Encounter Edinburgh’s most notorious serial killers, Burke and Hare, the infamous local cannibal Sawney Bean, and the legendary witch Agnes Finnie.
  • Visit Mary King’s Close and uncover the gruesome plague history. Enter the Loch Leven Castle where Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned before execution.
  • Embark on a 70-min journey through Edinburgh Dungeon, exploring its grim history guided by live actors and featuring immersive sets and brilliant special effects.
  • Stand out from the crowd with unique offerings like a heart-stopping drop ride and an eerie mirror maze, exclusive to this Dungeon tour.
  • Step into the chilling Torture Chamber and witness the haunting tools and methods used in the past to extract information.
  • Encounter Edinburgh’s most notorious serial killers, Burke and Hare, the infamous local cannibal Sawney Bean, and the legendary witch Agnes Finnie.
  • Visit Mary King’s Close and uncover the gruesome plague history. Enter the Loch Leven Castle where Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned before execution.

Inclusions

  • 70-min walking tour of the Edinburgh Dungeon
  • Live actors and immersive sets
  • Drop ride
  • Tip: Don't miss the chilling tale of Dr Knox, who used corpses from Burke and Hare for his anatomy lectures.
  • Facilities: Wheelchair Accessibility.
  • The experience is restricted to guests aged 5 and above.
  • Some shows contain flashing lights and may not be suitable for visitors with photosensitive epilepsy. Please speak to a member of staff before you enter for an alternative route.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 72 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Walking Tours
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Evening Underground Walking Ghost Tour in Edinburgh for 16+ Only

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£25
Free cancellation

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Mobile ticket
1 hr. 45 min.
Guided tour
  • Explore the Blair Street Underground Vaults and the Canongate graveyard on this ghost-walking tour.
  • Hear of infamous murders and cursed souls that walk the streets of Edinburgh at night.
  • Your cloaked tour guide will help navigate your way along the eerily-lit streets of Edinburgh at night.
  • Descend underground into the vaults and listen to ghoulish tales of witchcraft and torture as you walk along dimly-lit caverns.
  • Head to the Canongate graveyard, the resting place of many tortured souls, including the infamous cannibal of the Canongate.
  • Did You Know: James Douglas was known as the “infamous cannibal of the Canongate” who slaughtered a young scullion at age 10, roasted him alive, and started feasting on him before being discovered.

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  • Explore the Blair Street Underground Vaults and the Canongate graveyard on this ghost-walking tour.
  • Hear of infamous murders and cursed souls that walk the streets of Edinburgh at night.
  • Your cloaked tour guide will help navigate your way along the eerily-lit streets of Edinburgh at night.
  • Descend underground into the vaults and listen to ghoulish tales of witchcraft and torture as you walk along dimly-lit caverns.
  • Head to the Canongate graveyard, the resting place of many tortured souls, including the infamous cannibal of the Canongate.
  • Did You Know: James Douglas was known as the “infamous cannibal of the Canongate” who slaughtered a young scullion at age 10, roasted him alive, and started feasting on him before being discovered.

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Inclusions

  • Expert English-speaking tour guide
  • Tour of the Blair Street Underground Vaults
  • Tour of the Canongate graveyard
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.