Auld Reekie Tours

We offer tours through Edinburgh’s most extensive set of vaults & are the only ghost & history tours company with authentic links to witchcraft.

Our Tours

NOW HIRING – We are looking for actors and actresses to deliver Magical Potter, history & ghost tours

Special Offer Tickets – 4 PEOPLE FOR £70 on all regular public tours*

Magical Potter Tour

Launches Friday 29th March Calling all witches, wizards, and curious muggles! Step into the real-life magic of Edinburgh on this enchanting walking tour through its historic Old Town. Uncover the hidden corners that inspired the magical world of Harry Potter, such as Diagon Alley, Hogwarts, and many more. Your tour guide, a true potions master […]
Times:
1:45 PM 4:15 PM

Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays

Cost:

£10 per person, £32 for 4 people

Duration:

90 Minutes

Magical Potter Tour

The Vaults Tour

Visit the infamous vaults hidden under the South Bridge in Edinburgh’s Old Town.

Not suitable for under 5s

Times:
10:00 AM 10:30 AM 11:00 AM 11:30 AM 12:00 PM 12:30 PM 1:00 PM 1:30 PM 2:00 PM 2:30 PM 3:00PM 3:30 PM 4:00 PM 4:30 PM
Cost:

£20 per person, £70 for 4 people

Duration:

60 minutes

The Vaults Tour

The Vaults & Graveyard Tour

A 16th century graveyard and haunted 17th century vaults await you on this guided walking tour.

Not suitable for under 12s

Times:
5:30 PM 6:00 PM 7:30PM 8:00PM
Cost:

£24 per person, £70 for 4 people

Duration:

90 minutes

The Vaults & Graveyard Tour

The Terror Tour

Visit our medieval torture exhibition to see instruments from the Nuremberg and Bamberg Castles in Germany. With grim devices dating back to the late 1500s and early 1600s. Similar to those used in Auld Reekie’s gory history.

Strictly over 18s only

Times:
9:00 PM* 10:00 PM

Daily from Friday 22nd March

Cost:

£24 per person, £70 for 4 people

Duration:

75 minutes

The Terror Tour

Haunted Vaults Tour

Our guide will enlighten you on the dark history of Old Town Edinburgh’s most extensive haunted underground vaults that date back to the 1700s. Former slum dwellings and home to the wretched and destitute, as well as a despicable criminal underworld.

Not suitable for under 12s

Times:
5:00 PM 7:00 PM 9:00 PM*

Until Thursday 21st March 2024.

Cost:

£20 per person, £70 for 4 people

Duration:

60 minutes

Haunted Vaults Tour

Halloween Fright Night Tour

When darkness has descended this Hallween, Experience supernatural chills on this 1.5-hour adults-only guided walking tour in Edinburgh at the witching hour. Visit our Torture Exhibition and hear the grisly ways some of these items were used on people.Explore hidden underground vaults below South Bridge once used by criminals of deepest guilt.

Strictly over 18s only

Times:
Midnight

30th & 31st October

Cost:

£35 per person (*excludes special offer ticket)

Duration:

1.5 hours

Halloween Fright Night Tour
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Vault Hire

Hire Our Vaults Overnight

Our vaults are now available to hire overnight for investigations, ghost hunts and film locations. Maximum 35 people and proof of public liability insurance required.

TIMES: 00:00 – 06:00

COST: £800

IMPORTANT: We don’t take bookings at the tour start, please make sure to book in advance online or visit our office at 45 Niddry Street.