Discover Edinburgh's Literary Legacy: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 40 km
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Duration 2h
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Embark on an In-App Audio Tour
  • Admire the Writers' Museum architecture
  • See Edinburgh Castle's ancient walls
  • Discover St. Giles' vibrant windows
  • Feel the history at Gladstone's Land
Embark on a journey through Edinburgh's storied past with this self-guided audio tour designed for literature enthusiasts and history buffs alike. Experience the city at your own pace, delving into the lives and works of Scotland's literary giants while marveling at the architectural beauty that has inspired authors for centuries. The tour spans from the quaint and inspiring Scottish Writers' Museum, where it begins, to the grand City Chambers, where it concludes. Along the way, take in the sights of majestic Edinburgh Castle perched on its rocky hill, the historic elegance of St. Giles' Cathedral, and the delightful layers of Gladstone's Land. Traverse the city to discover the Palace of Holyroodhouse and the panoramic views from Calton Hill, then pay homage to Sir Walter Scott with a stop at his imposing monument. By the end of this tour, the memories of walking in the footsteps of literary legends, seeing the captivating Edinburgh Castle, and feeling absorbed by the city's cultural ambiance will linger long after the journey is over.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Scottish Writers' Museum
Lawnmarket, Lady Stair's Cl, Edinburgh EH1 2PA, UK
Writers' Museum
Lawnmarket, Lady Stair's Cl, Edinburgh EH1 2PA, UK
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