Culture Vultures, First Timers
Visit the infamous vaults hidden under the South Bridge in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town. Hear tales of how the poor and unfortunate lived in these former slums. Explore these dimly lit vaults, once the haunt of criminals, body snatchers, and witches alike! Each vault has stories of crime, disease and death, and lots more, with which your highly experienced and entertaining guide shall enlighten you with all the gory details.
Step down into underground Edinburgh and see a genuine witchcraft temple. Recently used by the “Source Coven of the Blue Dragon”. Enter their former temple, and learn why it was no longer safe for them to practice their craft in that vault. DARE you step inside the infamous stone circle?
Auld Reekie Tours Formed in 1995 they have been offering a wide range of underground and graveyard tours. Enjoyed by visitors from all over the world. They are the only tour company that owns its own vaults, having exclusive use of them. Apart from lighting, their vaults have remained mostly unchanged since they were built in the 1700s. Infamous as the best Underground Vaults Tour in Edinburgh. Rated “excellent” by over 559 travelers on Trip Advisor. Auld Reekie are a Scottish Tourist Board 4 star rated attraction.
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