Safety Means Security  COVID-19 Update

Tour sizes will be limited to allow for social distancing. Wearing Face Masks will be mandatory for indoor sections of tours. Indoor sections of the tour are a one metre physical distancing area.

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Our Tours

The Terror Tour

Visit our medieval torture exhibition and then be guided through our paranormally active and haunted underground vaults. For over 18s only.

Nightly: 10pm, extra tours at 10:30pm on 2/10/20 & 3/10/20

Cost: £18 – 75min

Private Tour Rate:  £120 for groups of a minimum of 2 people up to a maximum of 12 people – £75 for groups of 2 to 6 people.

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The Vaults Tour

Join us beneath the streets as we explore the South Bridge Vaults which date back to the 1700s.

Daily: 10am, 11am*, 12pm, 1pm*, 2pm, 3pm* & 4pm. 3:30pm on 2/10/20.  (* tours not available on Mon, Tue, Wed & Thurs between 4/9/20 – 31/10/20)

Cost: £14 – 60min

Private Tour Rate:  £120 for groups of a minimum of 2 people up to a maximum of 12 people – £75 for groups of 2 to 6 People.

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Haunted Vaults Tour

Dark as the Devil’s heart, visit our haunted underground vaults and hear tales of the sinister history and paranormal activity.

Nightly: 5pm, 7pm and 9pm. Extra tours at 4:30pm & 7:30pm on 2/10/20 and 7:30pm on 3/10/20

Cost: £14 – Duration: 60min

Private Tour Rate:  £120 for groups of a minimum of 2 people up to a maximum of 12 people – £75 for groups of 2 to 6 people.

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Vaults & Graveyard Tour

A tour of Greyfriars Graveyard and the underground South Bridge Vaults. Are you brave enough?

Nightly: 6pm and 8pm

Cost: £18 – 90min

Private Tour Rate:  £120 for groups of a minimum of 2 people up to a maximum of 12 people – £75 for groups of 2 to 6 people.

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Outdoor Tours

Hidden Secrets of the Royal Mile Tour

Join us for a guided walking tour of Edinburgh’s Infamous Royal Mile, steeped in rich history. You’ll discover and walk in the footsteps of the some of the most honourable, and some of the most abominable but equally fascinating characters that have shaped Edinburgh’s past.
Starting 9th October 2020

Friday, Saturday and Sunday : 10:15am & 2:15pm

Cost: £14 per person – 90min

Contact us to organise private tours for groups of a minimum of 2 people up to a maximum of 10 people. Private tours available in Mandarin.

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Sinister Old Town Experience

Encounter the dark recesses of Scotland’s time-honoured capital on this guided walking tour. Edinburgh has survived despot monarchs, plagues, a great fire and desperate poverty, all these abominations have left their equally spine-tingling and awe-inspiring mark on the city.

Starting 9th October 2020

Friday, Saturday and Sunday : 12:15pm & 4:15pm

Cost: £14 per person – 90min

Contact us to organise private tours for groups of a minimum of 2 people up to a maximum of 10 people. Private tours available in Mandarin.

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Vaults Hire

Overnight Vaults Hire

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.

Hire time: 00:00 to 06:00

Cost: £600

Tour Starting/Meeting Point

Most of our tours start at the Tourist Information Police box (Hut/Booth) outside of the Bank of Scotland at 300 Lawnmarket, EH1 2PH. Please be there 5 minutes early.

The Hidden Secrets of the Royal Mile Tour starts outside of the main entrance of the Tron Kirk at 122 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1RU. Please be there 5 minute early.

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About Us

Auld Reekie Tours was formed in 1995. Since then we have been offering a wide range of underground and graveyard tours to visitors from all over the world. We are the only tour company that owns its own vaults, having exclusive use of them. Apart from lighting, our vaults have remained mostly unchanged since they were built in the 1700s.

Office Opening Times:
Due to covid-19 our office hours vary. We apologise if we missed your call. For any inquiries, please email or contact us on our social media and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

 

Contact Us

Auld Reekie Tours,
45 Niddry Street,
Edinburgh,
EH1 1LG.

Tel: 0131 557 4700
Email: info@auldreekietours.com

Company Information: Auld Reekie Tours LtdRegistered in Companies House, Edinburgh. Registered Office 45 Niddry Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LG.Company Registration Number: SC434404.Contact Telephone Number: 0131 557 4700. Email address: ian@auldreekietours.com