Explore Legends of 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
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Experience Edinburgh with the Self-Guided Audio Tour
  • Discover the loyal Greyfriars Bobby
  • See the iconic Mercat Cross unicorn
  • Admire St Giles' Cathedral spire
  • Explore the vibrant Grassmarket area
Dive into the rich past of Scotland's capital with this Self-Guided Audio Tour, perfect for anyone with a keen interest in history and storytelling. The journey begins with a gentle stroll through the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site brimming with tales and architectural marvels. Embarking on this audio-guided adventure allows you to uncover the city's secrets at your own pace, narrated by a knowledgeable virtual guide. The route launches at the Greyfriars Bobby Statue, a testament to loyalty and love, weaving through the cobblestone streets to the doorstep of royalty at the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Along the way, travelers will traverse the bustling Mercat Cross, step into the sacred St. Giles' Cathedral, feel the vibrancy of Grassmarket, and stroll along the Royal Mile, where history is etched into every stone. Touch the Heart of Midlothian, admire the John Knox House, delve into the Writers' Museum, study the intricate Gladstone's Land, and marvel at the Canongate Tolbooth's historic clock. As you meander through Edinburgh’s storied lanes, anticipate being charmed by local legends, captivated by tales of past residents, and moved by the visible layers of time that make Edinburgh truly unique. Each site on the tour is filled with its own magic, from the touching story of a dog's unwavering devotion to the shadowy corners that once echoed with the footsteps of writers and rebels.

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
Greyfriars Bobby Statue
Edinburgh Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2QE, UK
Gladstone's Land
477B Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2NT, UK
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