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Private Half-Day Tour of Edinburgh in a Mini - with unbiased reviews

Private Half-Day Tour of Edinburgh in a Mini

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Overview
Whether you’re short on time or keen to hit the sights in style, exploring Edinburgh by classic Mini Cooper makes your trip all the more memorable. With your guide at the wheel, visit landmarks such as Edinburgh Castle and the Grassmarket. Enjoy free time to explore the sites on foot, with included lunch or dinner, plus hotel pickup and drop-off.
Highlights
  • View UNESCO–listed Edinburgh sites by Mini Cooper with your guide
  • Panoramic views across Edinburgh to the Forth River from Arthur’s Seat
  • Savor a traditional Scottish lunch or dinner at a local restaurant
  • Hassle-free round-trip travel from your centrally located Edinburgh hotel
What to Expect
Choose a morning or afternoon tour, and meet your guide at your central Edinburgh hotel. Then, take a seat in your Mini Cooper and begin your half-day adventure with your guide at the wheel. Head through Edinburgh's medieval Old Town to the rugged peak of Arthur's Seat—one of Edinburgh’s most popular vantage points (not visited on Sunday as it's closed to cars that day) with sweeping views to the River Forth. Pass by famous landmarks such as Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile as your guide sheds light on Edinburgh’s colorful past, and perhaps hop out to explore the historic Grassmarket. Next, ride along the banks of the Water of Leith to Dean Village, and visit the coastal neighborhood of Leith. Here you stroll along the scenic waterfront, and see a side of Edinburgh many visitors miss. Finish with a traditional lunch or dinner at a local restaurant, and return to the city center or your hotel to end your tour.
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Important Information
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Transport by private vehicle
Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Kevin K wrote a review Nov 2019
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If you want to learn the real history of Edinburgh this is the tour for you. You will visit different areas of the city from Old Town to New Town to the coast. Along the way you will learn what life has been like over the last 500 years. No embellishments of facts like larger
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Date of experience: November 2019
kim wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
We had a great time on this tour. We have taken many tours over the years, from small private ones to large ones with high end groups. This was as good as any we’ve been on and better than most. Andy is very knowledgeable about Edinburgh and has a very personable and
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Date of experience: October 2019
Rustinsmith wrote a review Oct 2019
5 contributions
Andy and Rowan are so down-to-earth it is like having a good friend show you around the city. They show you the most interesting spots, tell you the best restaurants, and genuinely care about you having a great time. They are intimately familiar with the city and Scotland in
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Date of experience: October 2019
JamesandRobin wrote a review Aug 2019
5 contributions2 helpful votes
We were picked up from our Hotel in Leith by Andy on time. The tour was tailored to suite our interests and included the spectacular views from Arthur's Seat and the Old Observatory. Andy took us to places we would never have seen on our own including a quiet tearoom and gardens
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Date of experience: August 2019
SMFNTravels wrote a review Aug 2019
228 contributions15 helpful votes
Adam did an absolutely perfect job showing us the ins and outs of Edinburgh. He showed up exactly on time and seemed eager to show us a great time. The Minis are perfect for the narrow streets and heavy traffic, especially during the peak season. We really appreciated seeing
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Key Details
  • Edinburgh Old Town, New Town
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
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