Explore Hidden Edinburgh: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 10 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
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
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Tour preview

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Explore history with the In-App Audio Tour
  • See the mighty Edinburgh Castle
  • Walk where John Knox once did
  • Touch the Heart of Midlothian stones
  • Feel the chill in the Edinburgh Vaults
Dive into the depths of Edinburgh's rich past with this interactive self-guided audio tour. Perfect for history buffs and explorers at heart, the tour will guide listeners through the cobbled streets of Edinburgh's Old Town, unveiling the stories behind the city's historic landmarks. Starting at the grand Edinburgh Castle, envision life as it was, with kings and battles that shaped the nation. Traverse the bustling Royal Mile, where every corner hides a tale, and make your way to the mysterious Edinburgh Vaults beneath the city's surface. Along the route, encounter St Giles' Cathedral with its towering steeples and vibrant glass windows and pause at The Heart of Midlothian, a curious stone heart marking the spot of a bygone jail. Admire John Knox House's fairy-tale architecture, feel the history at The World's End, and glance at the tall clock tower of Canongate Kirk. With every stop, discover hidden rooms, stories of literary heroes, and echoes of ancient ways of life. The tour concludes in the shadowy realm of the Edinburgh Vaults, where history lurks beneath your feet in the underground chambers. Here, feel the chill of the city's underbelly and the spirits of its past inhabitants. Join this journey and emerge with memories of the sights, sounds, and stories that make Edinburgh an unforgettably vibrant city.

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
Edinburgh Castle
Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NG, UK
Mercat Cross
Edinburgh EH1 1QS, UK
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