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Highlights

  • Discover the gruesome history of Edinburgh
  • Explore the hidden streets and alleys not seen by most tourists!
  • Learn about social projects in Edinburgh

What to Expect

Join a tour to hear about the history of crime and punishment in Edinburgh.

This tour starts at the Grassmarket and finishes at Sereneity Café (Bottom of the Royal Mile). You will discover the gruesome history of Edinburgh and hear stories of murders, hangings and jail. We will explore the...


What is included

  • One hour walking tour
  • Local tour guide

What to bring

  • A camera
  • Any questions you may have about Edinburgh

About your Localist

Zakia

Each of our talented tour guides have experience of homelessness or social disadvantage. They have seen Edinburgh from many more angles than the average tour guide can offer, be it the famous landmarks or the social enterprises that make this great city what it is.


Language

  • English


$ 13 p.p.
 
 
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