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Auld Reekie Tours

45 Niddry Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LG, Scotland
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Auld Reekie Tours are a 4 star visitor attraction located in the centre of Edinburgh's old town, and are open all all year round.We offer a range of both historical and ghost tours both above and below ground, with an option of multi-lingual guides when requested, children tours and a tour and dine partnership with one of Scotland's most haunted pub, the Banshee Labyrinth. Our sister company - Paranormal Investigations Scotoland offers overnight ghost hunts in our most hanted location - Niddry Wynd Vaults.
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45 Niddry Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LG, Scotland
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went on the terror tour was absolutely fab ewan the guide was brilliant he made the experience fun scary and factual.

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Very knowledgeable and fab tours. Crystal our guide was amazing and had so much energy even though she was ill.

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You meet outside the Tron Church on High Street, Old Town, ..Then given a brief history lesson .. & after a short stroll You're taken to the Chambers.. The Tour Guide shows you and explains all about the Torture Tools of the day..used around 16th...More

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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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Siobhan010184
20 September 2016|
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Response from MajesticKat | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't recommend that anyone that has trouble with extremely uneven stairs go down under the city in the tunnels for this tour.
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Janine S
12 September 2016|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
Sadly no, I wish they did. I think the Adam lyle tours have the interactive ghost tour
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Bluebeard69
18 April 2016|
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Response from Stuart R |
Apologies for the late reply, but to answer the question, all the tours tell of some ghostly goings on and you may well imagine that the underground and vaults are a low lit, atmospheric and spooky place... that might not be... More
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