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Mercat Tours

28 Blair Street, Edinburgh EH1 1QR, Scotland
+44 131 225 5445
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'History is a damn good story, what it needs is a damn good telling!' We're a family business and simply love sharing Edinburgh's stories. We're the original, largest, and first 5 star walking tour company in Scotland giving guaranteed quality. With a warm welcome and our award-winning storytelling and tour routes, we'll help you explore and discover Edinburgh. Our expert guides offer a unique, memorable glimpse of our remarkable history. With guaranteed daily departures, year round we offer exclusive access to Blair Street Underground Vaults, Edinburgh Castle, Palace of Holyroodhouse & National Museum of Scotland. Our tours begin at 10am and finish at 10pm, so we're sure we'll find something for you!
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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28 Blair Street, Edinburgh EH1 1QR, Scotland
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Family of four, two children, 8 and 13. An excellent evening of history, geography and local tales. The guide, sam, brought the stories to life and was excellent. A visit to the underground vaults, a drink and more stories. Many thanks!

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Alex was our marvelous guide. Learned so much! Tour is contained within the original town of Edinburgh. Quite a history lesson.

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We had a tour of all the underground tunnels. Sue our guide was excellent. They were fascinating. A great tour and one not to miss. Thank you 😊

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Debbie K
12 January 2018|
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Response from MercatToursLtd | Property representative |
Hi Debbie, Can't wait to welcome you on our tour! As others have advised you will need transport into the centre of town. Our tours are located in the heart of the Old Town, so once you arrive it is very easy to get around... More
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Harmand J
21 November 2017|
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Bonjour JP, Désolée pour la réponse très tardive. Oui, Mercat propose des tours en français. A réserver sur leur site
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Rob F
7 September 2017|
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Response from Kimberly C D | Reviewed this property |
I'm not able to answer that. I only went on the Hidden and Haunted tour. I would imagine that they all cover some of the same stuff.
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