Private Walking Tour

Price: $282.00
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Shore Excursion Size ? Private
Shore Excursion Type Cultural
Shore Excursion Duration 4 Hours
Activity Level ? Moderate
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? Outside the central entrance of The Usher Hall
Food/Beverage Provided Not included, but available for purchase
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable, weather appropriate clothing with closed toe walking shoes.
Restrictions None

Private Walking Tour

This private Edinburgh tour is led by Stuart Usher, a highly recommended and knowledgeable tour guide. On this tour, you'll visit most of the major historical sites of interest in Edinburgh, such as Usher Hall, Royal Mile, and St. Giles Cathedral.

The tour begins at Usher Hall, gifted to Edinburgh and Scotland by Stuart Usher's family. Stuart presents his extensive knowledge of Edinburgh's history, architecture, and famous citizens in an informative, enjoyable, and humorous manner.

Visit the famous Royal Mile and other sites while Stuart keeps you amused and entertained with stories of famous characters associated with Edinburgh. Enjoy anecdotes about characters such as the great historical romance author, Sir Walter Scott; inventor of the telephone, Alexander Graham Bell; creator of Sherlock Holmes, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; writer of the original Jekyll and Hyde, Robert Louis Stevenson; and Deacon Brodie.

Some of the buildings associated with these characters and other major historical sites of interest will be visited, including the beautiful St. Giles Cathedral. In the world famous National Galleries, view paintings from old masters such as Da Vinci, Rembrandt, Raphael, Titian, and others. Enjoy Stuart as he gives his personal insights into the paintings.

Book this one-of-a-kind Edinburgh tour that offers unique insight into the capital city of Scotland.