Edinburgh Ghost Walk: Discover the Scariest Places of the City

Audio tour
2 km
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1h 30m
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Tour preview

Hosted by Ryan


  • Meet some of the most infamous characters on a fun ghost walk through the dark side of the city
  • Get to know Burke and Hare who committed a series of killings back in the 1800's in Scotland
  • Listen to tales about witch burning, grave robbing, body snatching, and mysterious killings
  • Visit the Canongate Kirkyard which used to be a burial site from the late 1680s until the 1950's

What's included

  • Downloadable multimedia audio tour on the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Headphones — you should bring your own


Welcome to Edinburgh, a beautiful modern city with a horrid and brutal past. The Edinburgh Horror walk will take you around the old town of Edinburgh to explore the twisting closes and streets that have played host to some of the most brutal parts of our past. This walk takes you...
$10.69per tour
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You will receive a Self-Guided Audio Tour immediately after booking

Start the tour at any time after purchase

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Tron Kirk
122 High St
Exit from the Greyfriars Cemetery
1 Forrest Rd

Attractions on the route

Meet Ryan, author of the tour
4 reviews
I am an Edinburgh based journalist, storyteller and tour guide with a passion for the weird and wonderful of our capital city.

3 Reviews

7 months ago
Very easy and fun way to spend the evening. The stories of Agnes and Maggie, made it real and brought it fully to life.
about 1 year ago
It was really fun. We tripped during the night and It helped us to get into the mood. Storytelling was simple and educated. Interactivity was also provide great experience.
almost 2 years ago
Excellent easy to use saw parts of city wouldn’t have otherwise ! Good information and easy to listen too commentary loved the stories

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Edinburgh Ghost Walk: Discover the Scariest Places of the City
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