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Edinburgh Half Day Guided Private Tour in a Premium Minivan provided by Experienced Tours

Edinburgh Half Day Guided Private Tour in a Premium Minivan

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Face masks provided for travelers
Updated 07/14/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Edinburgh Half Day Guided Private Tour in a Premium Minivan
Experienced Tours is 'Good To Go' and has passed the government Covid-19 assessment. We are now able to resume our private tours of Scotland. A private tour is the best way to travel whilst practicing social distancing without other passengers being in the vehicle.
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Updated 07/14/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
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  • 1
    Edinburgh Old Town
    Stop: 90 minutes
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  • 2
    Royal Mile
    Stop: 20 minutes
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    Pass by
    Edinburgh Castle
  • 3
    Grassmarket
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 4
    Calton Hill
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 5
    Arthur's Seat
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 6
    Greyfriars Bobby
    Stop: 5 minutes
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  • 7
    Greyfriars Kirkyard
    Stop: 20 minutes
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    Pass by
    Palace of Holyroodhouse
    The Scottish Parliament
  • 8
    Royal Yacht Britannia
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 9
    Leith
    Stop: 20 minutes
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Important Information
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Professional local guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Transport by private air-conditioned minivan
  • Bottled water for each guest
  • Bottled water
Exclusions
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
  • Entry/Admission - Royal Yacht Britannia
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Yojiro U wrote a review Sep 2020
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The guide, Mr Alexander Bloomer, is one outstanding tour guide. He is very intelligent and eager to show the best part of Scotland with his pride. All of my family enjoyed the excellent tour!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from Alexander B, Owner at Edinburgh Half Day Guided Private Tour in a Premium Minivan
Responded Sep 7, 2020
Hi Yojiro Thank you for your review! It was great to meet your family and show you our great country and enjoy a dram or two of whisky! I hope we will meet again one day.
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Sheila wrote a review Jul 2020
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Sandy was such an interesting and knowledgable guide. Although our trip was quite short we packed so much into the time we had. We will definitely do another tour on our next trip to Edinburgh. Would highly recommend this tour. Fun trip. See you again Sandy. All the best. Sheila
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Response from Alexander B, Owner at Edinburgh Half Day Guided Private Tour in a Premium Minivan
Responded Jul 29, 2020
Hi Sheila and Anna, thanks for the booking last week! Was great to show you some of Edinburgh's hidden nooks and crannies. Hope to see you again!
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Foodie wrote a review Jan 2020
London, United Kingdom3 contributions1 helpful vote
Very relaxing and informative. Tour guide was very professional and friendly. The booking process was very easy.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Alexander B, Manager at Edinburgh Half Day Guided Private Tour in a Premium Minivan
Responded Jan 28, 2020
Thanks for your business and great review. I'm glad you had a great time with your guide Sean!
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Bhavna_Sg wrote a review Dec 2019
Singapore, Singapore17 contributions8 helpful votes
The overall experience from booking to traveling was seamless and very professional. Sean was our travel expert and he was very knowledgeable. He is wonderful guide, safe driver and avid historian -who has great knowledge and interest in the history. I would highly recommend if
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from Alexander B, Tour guide at Edinburgh Half Day Guided Private Tour in a Premium Minivan
Responded Dec 31, 2019
Hi Bhavna, thank you for the feedback! I really enjoyed covering many miles seeing many of the great sights of Scotland with your family. Yours aye, Sean.
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ntfraz wrote a review Sep 2019
Palm Beach, Florida9 contributions3 helpful votes
Alexander gave us the perfect introduction to the city and enough history for us to feel much more grounded when we explored on our own the next day. Also covered more sites in one morning than we could possibly have done in our short time. At the end he took us to a small local
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Alexander B, Manager at Edinburgh Half Day Guided Private Tour in a Premium Minivan
Responded Sep 23, 2019
Thank you so much for your feedback! It was my pleasure to show you round the great city of Edinburgh! I hope you enjoyed the lunch down on the shore :-) Slainte, Alexander
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829waleeda
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A one of a kind tour
We had a fantastic time touring and learning about Edinburgh. Alexander had amazing knowledge of the city and made
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RSP666
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A memorable tour & a great tour guide!
Mr Alexander Bloomer ( or Sandy) is an engaging story teller ..be assured you will be learning about various fun f
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SeemaChandarana
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Amazing tour - highly recommended
Thank you for an excellent Edinburgh and highland tour by our excellent and knowledgable guide Alexander! Highly re
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Robby333
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Incredible Tour
We did a customized for for almost two weeks - the best tour ever! Our guide, Alexander, was terrific. We experie
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Terry R
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Highlands and Loch Ness
An absolutely wonderful day filled with scenery, history and most importantly, friendly lighthearted company. Alexa
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Highlands Tour
I recently traveled to Edinburgh with my husband, sister and brother-in-law and we booked Experienced Tours for a d
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Pauline C
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Amazing!
We had a BLAST on our full day tour of the Highlands. Sandy, our guide, was incredibly knowledgeable, accommodating
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Regina H
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First time visit, life time memory, superior service, superlative!
My wife and I have traveled the world over many years and have experienced top shelf service, +5 stars, diamond and
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traveleveryweek
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One of our best tours ever!
Alexander was fantastic. Very friendly guy, great sense of humor, but more importantly, seemingly knows everything
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Perfect Day with Experienced Tours
Definitely reserve a tour with Experienced Tours! From the moment Alexander arrived to pick us up from our guest ho
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St Andrews Day Trip
We had an amazing customized day trip to St Andrews from Edinburgh city centre. Our tour guide Alexander was absol
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Russell386
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Custom private 3 day tour from Edinburgh to Inverness
Experienced Tours and its lead tour guide Alexander Bloomer provided my wife and I a fun filled and well informed g
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Great tour. Incredible tour guide.
Alexander was f*****g outstanding. His knowledge, enthusiasm and kindness are a genuine joy. I highly recommend tak
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timmyy72
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Amazing! So lucky to have found Experienced Tours in Edinburgh.
Made the appointment online, immediate response including a phone call to discuss our options and several weeks of
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Custom tour to Stirling Castle, Loch Lomond, and Glascow leaving out of Edinburgh
Alexander and Experienced Tours provided a custom tour experience in a new, clean Mercedes Benz van. I called him o
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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