Discover Edinburgh's Secrets with In-App 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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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Explore history with In-App Audio Tour
  • Discover Sir Walter Scott's legacy
  • See ancient houses on The Mound
  • Admire the crown spire of St Giles
  • Feel the past at John Knox House
Embark on a journey through the heart of Scotland's capital with this self-guided audio tour. Perfect for history enthusiasts and those intrigued by dazzling architecture, this tour transports listeners through time, exploring Edinburgh's iconic landmarks. The route begins at the majestic Scott Monument, paying homage to the literary giant Sir Walter Scott, and concludes at the historic City Chambers, the site of vital city deliberations and adorned with statues of Edinburgh's notable figures. Along the way, you will traverse from The Mound, with its old-meets-new charm, to the hallowed halls of St Giles' Cathedral and the quaint nooks of Gladstone's Land. You'll discover John Knox House's unique silhouette, the Canongate Tolbooth's timekeeping tales, the regal ruins of Holyrood Abbey, and the viewpoints from Calton Hill. Your adventure is crowned with a walk over the sturdy North Bridge, offering a vantage point over the city's vibrant life. This auditory voyage not only reveals the visible history and beauty of the structures but also weaves the tales that each of these stones holds. The highlights of your tour will be the crown-like spire of St. Giles' Cathedral, the whispers of history among Holyrood Abbey's ruins, and the stunning panoramic views from Calton Hill. Breathe in the city's rich past and let your imagination roam through the centuries as you unlock the secrets of Edinburgh with each step.

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
Scott Monument
E. Princes St Gardens, Edinburgh EH2 2EJ, UK
Calton Hill
Regent Rd & Calton Hill, Edinburgh EH1 3DE, UK
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