Tickets for Hidden & Haunted Ghost Tour

Torture, treason, murders and more on the scariest walking tour in Scotland

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Duration: 1h
Live guide: English
Max group size: 18
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Packed with detail and written by an expert storyteller, this exclusive souvenir book gives you the full history of the Blair Street Underground Vaults.

Highlights & Description

  • Join a Scottish guide for the city's creepiest tour - it's so scary, it's for adults only
  • Start above ground and learn of hangings, hauntings and more in Edinburgh's wynds and closes
  • Enter the Blair Street Underground Vaults by torchlight and get creeped out by the horrible stuff that happened down here

This tour is so creepy, it's for adults only! Learn about the ghosts and ghouls of Edinburgh's gripping past with this underground adventure. Expect torture, murder, treason, hauntings and more on the scariest walking tour in Scotland!

Join a fact-and-myth filled Scottish guide for the lowdown on the city's dark, dodgy and just plain horrible history.

You'll start at street level for an after-dark exploration into some of Edinburgh's most unsavory happenings. Walk around the windy wynds and closes of the Old Town, learn about bloody plots, treason and torture, and try not to look as terrified as you feel.

Diving deeper into the darkness, head down to the Blair Street Underground Vaults by torchlight! Your goosebumps will take on new life as you learn about the murders and hangings that happened right here in the vaults.

It might not be your imagination running wild - it might have just turned colder in here!

Starting point
Mercat Cross, High Street, EH1 1RF, Edinburgh
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Blair Street Underground Vaults
28 Blair Street, EH1 1QR, Edinburgh
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  • Show your smartphone ticket to your guide at the meeting point, at Mercat Cross
  • Your guide will be wearing an orange name badge and a black cloak
  • Make sure to be there 15 minutes before your chosen timeslot, the group won't wait for latecomers!

Getting There

Bus: Lines 23, 27, 41 or 42 to George IV Bridge or lines 3, 3a, 5, 7, 8, 14, 29, 30, 31, 33, 35, 37, 47, x47 or 49 to North Bridge

  • Rescheduling may be possible. Please contact customer service for further assistance.

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