Culture Vultures, Family Friendly, First Timers
English, Espanol, German
Your tour begins on the Royal Mile, in the heart of Old Town, and takes you up to the Castle Esplanade. Here, before entering the main gates, the guide will provide an introduction to the Castle Tour. Once inside, the guide will show you various parts of the fortress and tell you more about its fascinating history, including Scotland’s Kings and Queens. Inside the fortress, you will find three museums, two prisons, a canine cemetery, the Great Hall, a Royal Palace and the Chapel of Saint Margaret; the oldest building in the city.
On your Edinburgh Castle Guided Tour, explore the buildings, each containing its own history and secrets. Here, you will find The Honours of Scotland: the Royal Crown, the scepter and the sword; the oldest crown jewels in the British Isles. Then, inside the Royal Palace, admire the the Stone of Destiny. This is the coronation stone of the Scottish Kings and a symbol of the State.
This unique tour is not to be missed when visiting the city of Edinburgh!
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