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City of Edinburgh Tours

Royal Mile | Old Police Box, 9 Hunter Square, Edinburgh EH1 3GX, Scotland
+44 131 220 6868
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Great ghoulish haunted tour

Capt. Portous led a fascinating tour of the ghostly haunts and horror sites of old Edinburgh... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rhonda A
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Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States
Boo!

What a fascinating and ghoulish little tour, highly recommended and if your guide happens to be Dr... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Angus H
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“Great ghoulish haunted tour”
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“Boo!”
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Royal Mile | Old Police Box, 9 Hunter Square, Edinburgh EH1 3GX, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Capt. Portous led a fascinating tour of the ghostly haunts and horror sites of old Edinburgh. Dressed in period costume and maintaining his period, personna, Capt. Portous gave a lovely informative tour. Well worth the walk!

Thank Rhonda A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fascinating and ghoulish little tour, highly recommended and if your guide happens to be Dr Bell otherwise known as Issac you will love him and the tales of woe! Be sure to book when visiting the Scottish capital it's a must people. Gus...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

David Rizzio was our guide and was a charming Scottish rouge The tour was informative, historic and full of spooky myths and legends The visit underground was brilliant with lots of gore, hangings and murders Recommended

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ghosts, underground city , history. Our guide MapWeir was excellent.! Proper Scottish guide.. gave one of the wee ones a bit of a fright but no silly theatrics. Gives you perspective on the city history.

Thank Janine E
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