Save valuable vacation time with skip-the-line access to Edinburgh Castle on this walking tour. Listen to your guide's commentary about the Scottish landmark's history as you walk through the fortress.
Edinburgh Castle tour with skip-the-line access
Learn the history and the secrets of the castle
See the National War Museum and the National Monument
Continue to explore the castle independently after the tour
Why Travelers Choose This Tour
Skip-the-line entrance means more time inside and you can stay as long as you like after the tour ends.
Meet your guide at 124 High Street in front of Starbucks to join the Castle Tour. Skip the often long entry line and proceed directly into the castle for your walking tour.
During the walking tour, learn the secrets of this famous castle, including seeing one of the world’s few official dog cemeteries and the smallest shrine in the world. Walk through Crown Square, the main courtyard of the castle. See the Crown Jewels of Scotland, including the Stone of Destiny, used in the coronation of Scottish monarchs. Visit the National War Museum, which enables you to learn more about battles that have shaped Scottish history.
After the conclusion of your walking tour, you are free to stay and explore the castle independently for as long as you like.
tour operators very organized and pleasant. Group size was perfect and Richard very engaging, extremely knowledgeable, and amusing all at the same time. Have never had a bad experience booking through Viator!!!
Dave made this tour. I’ve never had a more animated, hilarious or passionate tour guide in all my history of tours. He was exceptional and memorable for sure. We couldn’t stop talking about how awesome the tour was. It was incredibly informative but also so much fun. And Thanks for making our experience top-notch Dave!!! Cheers!!!