Free Walking Tour of Edinburgh


Free Tour Edinburgh

Hear about Edinburgh’s past and imagine its future with a local guide that will tell you all about the history and the stunning architecture of Auld Reekie (Scottish for “Old Smoky”), as you wander past the Royal Mile, the Grassmarket, and enjoy some of the best views of Edinburgh.

 See key landmarks such as Edinburgh Castle, and witness the Firing of the “One O’Clock Gun”, while you pass by Greyfriars Bobby’s Bar, a pub in honor of a 19th century loyal Skye Terrier who guarded the grave of his master for 14 years!

Enjoy a fun and insightful Free City Tour of Edinburgh from a unique perspective. Your expert guide will keep you well informed about the various places, events, and customs while in town!

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Discover Edinburgh for Free

Discover the Best Free Things to Do in Edinburgh with World Free Tours! 🤩 Experience the charm of this historic city on our exceptional Free Walking Tours tailored for travelers like you. Not only are these tours informative and engaging, but they’re also easy on the wallet.

Embark on a captivating journey through Edinburgh’s rich history, stunning architecture, and cultural heritage. 🎭 Our passionate, local guides share enthralling stories and hidden gems, making your experience unforgettable.

Booking is a breeze – reserve your spot online and pay nothing upfront. You decide the value of the tour by tipping the guide at the end based on your satisfaction. 💸

Explore Edinburgh’s alluring corners on a Free Walking Tour and create priceless memories while setting your own price!


Ready to Get the Most Out of Edinburgh?

Explore the city of Edinburgh on foot with an expert tour guide.

You’ll see all the best spots, from the imposing Edinburgh Castle to the Royal Mile, and even walk past Grassmarket Street.

Experience Edinburgh your way and book the Free Walking Tour of Edinburgh!

Tour Information

Price: Free
Language: 🇬🇧
Duration: 2.5 hours
Meeting Point: See Map
Covid-19 measures: Our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations.


What will I see during the tour?
– Royal Mile Street
– Grassmarket Street
– Edinburgh Castle
– Firing of the “One O’Clock Gun”
– History about the Wars of Scottish Independence & Jacobite Rising
– and more!

How much should I tip?
If you enjoyed the experience, at the end of the tour you may tip your guide according to your budget and level of satisfaction.

How do I find the guide?
The guide will be waiting for you at the meeting point. Try to arrive 5-10 minutes before the starting time as it may not be possible to meet the guide after the tour has already started.

Will we go inside any building?
The tour is of the outside of Edinburgh’s monuments, we do not head inside.

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