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See more of Edinburgh and Scotland through its day tours and small group excursions. Featuring walking, food, and whisky tours!

Edinburgh to Isle of Skye: Car, Train, & Bus Tour

Portree Colorful Houses in front of water on the Isle of Skye

Are you planning a trip to The Misty Isle in search of dramatic landscapes, rural culture, folklore, and fairies? This guide explains exactly how to travel from Edinburgh to Skye by car for road-tripping, by train for comfort, by bus for affordability, and by day tour accompanied by expert guide. We’ve personally done the latter! […]

Edinburgh to Loch Ness: Car, Train, & Bus Tour

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Searching for stunning Scottish Highlands landscapes featuring rolling hills, deep waters, and maybe a sighting of a mythical beast? This guide explains exactly how to travel from Edinburgh to Loch Ness by car for road trippers, by train for comfort, by bus for affordability, and by day tour for ease. You may also enjoy our […]

The Best Day Tours From Edinburgh For First-Time Visitors

Glencoe from car window on Highlands day tour

Sit back and relax as a local expert guides you on the following day tours from Edinburgh. Reach rural and remote parts of Scotland featuring iconic landmarks such as castles, lochs, and mountains while learning more about history, culture, food, and drink without navigating public transport or maps! Whether you prefer a private, small group, […]

Highlands Tours from Edinburgh: History, Whisky, Harry Potter & Outlander

Jacobite Steam Train Hogwarts Train Harry Potter Scotland

Looking for the best Highlands tours from Edinburgh? While it takes over three hours to get there, Edinburgh is the perfect starting point for exploring the rolling hills, deep lochs and history in the north of Scotland because there are so many one-day and multi-day tours to meet every budget, timeframe and reason for visiting. […]

Whisky Tours From Edinburgh: 1-4 Day Options

Laphroaig Islay white building with black name on it

Discover more about Scotland’s water of life by booking one of the following whisky tours from Edinburgh. Set off from the Old Town on a journey along winding roads, through lush landscapes, visit working distilleries, and sample some drams while an expert guide reveals why scotch has such a hold on the Scots and its […]

Tasty Food Tours in Edinburgh For Snacks & Stories

Afternoon tea platter on stacked trays at Holy Cow Edinburgh

Calling all culinary explorers! Learn about Scotland’s history and local cuisine during the following food tours in Edinburgh. Featuring traditional staples, unique offerings, and a dram or two. Hosted by professional foodies who are in the know when it comes to the capital’s culinary scene! You may also find our guides to whisky experiences or […]

6 Best Edinburgh Walking Tours For New Visitors

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Discover the stories and social enterprises behind the city’s Old Town, poop yer pants during a poltergeist hunt in a graveyard, and bring the magical Harry Potter books to life with trained wizards. Run by experts in their field, Edinburgh walking tours include everything from facts about the city’s most popular attractions to photography in […]

Best Whisky Tours in Edinburgh: Distilleries, Experiences & Tastings

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Immerse yourself in educational yet entertaining whisky tours in Edinbugrh that teach visitors about the scotch production process, from malting and fermentation to distillation and ageing. Use all five senses, taking in flavours, aromas, and textures that bring Scotland’s water of life alive during the following distilleries, fun experiences, and whisky-tasting sessions! Note: In Scotland, […]

Craft Beer In Edinburgh: Pubs, Tours & Shops

Craft Beer in Edinburgh

Fancy a pint?  Whether you are a tourist exploring Edinburgh for the first time, a local wanting to find a new spot or a fan of craft beer, Edinburgh beer bars and pubs are perfect places to explore. Did you know that brewing beer is one of Edinburgh’s oldest industries? There are records of monks […]

Gin Tours in Edinburgh: Distilleries, Make-Your-Own, & Gin Pub Trail

Boozy Refreshing Gin Martini with a Lemon Garnish

Let the games be-gin! While whisky is still the tourist tipple of choice, there has been a distillation explosion in Scotland, which visitors can learn about during the following Edinburgh gin tours featuring distilleries, masterclasses, make-your-own, and a City Centre gin bar crawl! You may also like our guide to whisky tours in the city […]