You might be wondering … “What are the things to do in Edinburgh and Glasgow Post Lockdown?” .

Well, wonder no more… now that some restrictions are finally easing we will tell you. We look at some of the tours, attractions and activities in Scotland to get you back out and about, experiencing life again and making great memories with your family, friends and loved ones.


Edinburgh Scotland Welcome Tours Attractions Activities

Edinburgh is normally bustling with activity at this time of year and while the streets are definitely quieter than normal the spark of this beautiful city can’t be dampened that easily. Why not take advantage of the low footfall to explore and experience some of the best attractions that have already started to welcome visitors through their doors again. With Covid-19 measures in place they’re ready and waiting to show you what they’ve got.

Edinburgh City

  • Explore this amazing city on the Architecture Tour of Edinburgh Old Town, discover the historical and modern architecture on this fascinating walking tour.
  • Beat the lockdown blues and feel the fresh breeze on your face as you whizz around on The Ultimate Circular Cycling Tour of Edinburgh  taking in all the sights while learning some history too.
  • Maybe you’re scouting Edinburgh for something spooky to do? Why not experience the gruesome past of grave robbing, body snatching, serial killers and witch burning. Check out the Edinburgh Darkside Tour …if you dare.
  • All aboard The Edinburgh Ghost Bus. Explore the haunted history of the city from the comfort of the hauntingly renovated vintage Routemaster bus.


Things to do in Edinburgh & Glasgow Post Lockdown


Edinburgh and Beyond

Maybe you want to escape the city for the day and experience the breathtaking beauty of The Highlands. Departing from Edinburgh you can – and be home in time for supper. Discover The Magical Highlands and ride on the famous steam train across the iconic Glenfinnan Viaduct or go hunting for Nessie on the Loch Ness & the Highlands of Scotland tour.


Activities in Scotland Highlands



Glasgow Scotland Welcome

Glasgow City

We can’t leave a blog titled “Things to do in Edinburgh and Glasgow Post Lockdown” with out mentioning Glasgow. So why not Go West and explore the tours on offer like the Sightseeing Walking Tour of Glasgow.  Any photographers out there can get snap happy and take some fantastic shots of this visually stunning city. Whether you’re a professional or semi professional photographer or just want some great images for your insta account – Photographic Tour of Glasgow will take you to all the best spots to get clicky. You’ll also learn about this vibrant and diverse city too. If you’re short of time and want something ‘snappier’ take a look at the Light Experience Experience.


It’s important to keep updated with the latest Covid-19 recovery phases – you can do that here on Visit Scotland.