Scotland's capital offers many enthralling historic stories. Visit the Old town with its Georgian quarter New Town and learn about the cramped conditions under which families from the past had to live.
Leave the bus at Grassmarket and learn about the many executions which took place in this square. At Castle Rock you will hear about the attempts of conquest of Edinburgh.
For the brave amongst you, you can visit Edinburgh dungeon close by Scott monument.
If you are interested in the history of the city on the seven hills, you should visit the Museum of Childhood and the National Museum of Scotland.
You arrive at Edinburgh Castle when you leave the bus at Lawnmarket. During a castle tour you will hear about the intrigues within the castle.
Besides its impressive history Edinburgh offers an amazing skyline. You have the option to leave the bus at various stops from where you can reach out to the sights of your choice. The stops are spread all over town and are close by the attractions.
In the evening you can relax in a typical pub or can look out for one of several other entertainment possibilities Edingburgh has to offer.
Stops of the Edinburgh tour:
- Market Street
- Lothian Road
- Lauriston Place
- Johnston Terrace
- Chambers Street
- John Knox House
- Our Dynamic Earth
We had a great tour through Edinburgh. We only want to criticise that we weren't told that we could've used the ticket in Glasgow as well. So: Keep your ticket!!!