Best of Edinburgh 1 Day Tour

📋 Itinerary

🔵 Pick up from hotel or ship

🔵 Head to old town for a walk and drive guide of the Royal Mile. Popping in and out of closes and alleyways.

🔵 Visit Edinburgh castle or Holyrood Palace if you like. 


🔵 Head over to New Town

🔵 Explore St Andrew Square and New Town

🔵 Old Calton Graveyard 

🔵 Calton Hill

🔵 Head out to South Queensferry to see the Forth Bridges

🔵 Return to Hotel or Ship 

🚫 Restrictions

All tours are £450 per day regardless if it’s 1 person or 8.

🧭 Meeting Point and Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Pick up from hotel or ship

Duration: 8 to 9 Hours

🚐 Transportation

Volkswagen Transporter Shuttle with 9 seats including driver.

✔️ What's Included

  • Expert Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • All attractions listed on this tour are free to enter


  • Transportation for up to 8 adults.
  • Optional: visit Edinburgh Castle or HolyroodHouse (Palace); note additional fees will apply.

⭕ Not Included

  • Personal Expenses
  • Lunch and admission to attractions


Does not include food or lodging

⭐ Description

Exploring Edinburgh’s incredible Old Town and New Town. Experience 1000 years of history on the Royal Mile from Castle to Palace.

Discover the old closes and alleyways not changed in centuries. Hear stories about times gone by. Then take in the gracious splendor of the New Town. This stunning Georgian neoclassical architecture really is a sight to behold.

Next you will see a fascinating look at the Forth Bridge. A magnificent Victorian masterpiece. Great for pictures and the village of South Queensferry is so delightful to see. 

£ Price:

£ 450 Pounds Per Day

💡 Tour Details

  • ✔️ First Time Visitor
  • 🚗 Day Trip  / Out of Town
  • ⛰️ Nature & Wildlife
  • 🧭 Local Experience
  • 🎨 Museums / Culture
  • 💡 Other
  • 👪 Youth and Family
  • 🛳️ Shore Excursion
  • 🚶Walking
  • 🏃Active

🧗 Activity Level

Light to moderate. Comfortable walking shoes recommended. Walking on uneven cobblestones to be expected. Edinburgh is not a flat walk, expect gentle hills.

👶 Kid Friendly

Yes – This tour is suitable for all ages, however taking into consideration the duration and content of the tour it may not be overly enjoyable for young children.

♿ Wheelchair Friendly

No. Although the majority of this tour may be suitable for persons with disabilities, some locations could prove challenging for those with mobility problems.

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