Explore the beautiful Scottish capital city with our unescorted day trip from London to Edinburgh. Visit impressive Edinburgh Castle, wander the alleyways of the medieval Old Town and the elegant Georgian New Town and try some traditional haggis, shortbread or whiskey.
Rail Tours should be booked at least a week in advance, preferably earlier if you have a specific date in mind.
Our Evan Evans representative will meet you at 6.30am at London's Kings Cross station to give you your tickets and welcome pack before your train journey to Edinburgh, arriving into Edinburgh around 11.30am.
You'll jump straight onto the open air sightseeing tour bus taking you into the heart of the city and to the wonderful must-see sites of this historic city.
Discover over 1,000 years of history with a visit to Edinburgh Castle, perched high on a 700 million year old extinct volcano. Stroll along the cobbled streets and take a walk up Calton Hill for spectacular views over the city, of Salisbury Crags and Arthur's Seat.
This tour is booked through Evan Evans Tours.
Days of operation:
Monday to Thursday
Tour Starts: 6.30am Kings Cross Station
Tour Finishes: 10.20pm Kings Cross Station
Closed out: 16 December - 1 January and School Holidays
Please note, you do NOT require a printed copy of your eticket. On booking, you'll recieve an email confirmation with your eticket. If you don't have access to a printer, an electronic copy on your phone is sufficient to join the tour.
Edinburgh, The Royal City (Unescorted, Std Class)
My son and his girlfriend will be visiting the UK over Christmas 2016 and plan to visit Edinburgh as well. I will be recommending Evan Evans tours to them.