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Sandemans Edinburgh Free Tour

  • Edinburgh
  • Outdoor
  • Ages 9+
  • Tours and River Cruises

Attraction Information

In Sandemans Edinburgh Free Tour the narrow streets of Edinburgh you are as likely to meet a mischief maker as a man of genius. Body-snatchers, witch hunters, firebrand priests and philosophers all living on the side of a dead volcano! Some exciting historical material may disturb younger children (executions and whatnot) so be warned if you're taking smalls.

On this FREE 3 hour walking tour they cover all the main sights of the Old City of Edinburgh. Starting on the famous Royal Mile, they lead you through the windy streets and up the hills to sites of executions, cloned sheep and the birthplace of Harry Potter.

Their unique style of combining history with pure showmanship has made them one of the most popular walking tour companies in all of Europe!

Meet them in front of Starbucks Coffee on High Street.

Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 14:00


Free admission

Travel & Contact Information


High Street, Tron Kirk, Edinburgh, Edinburgh and Lothian, EH1 1, Scotland

Phone number



Click here to visit Sandemans Edinburgh Free Tour's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Sandemans Edinburgh Free Tour has not told us about their parking.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Sandemans Edinburgh Free Tour has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

No, Sandemans Edinburgh Free Tour is not wheelchair friendly.

Due to the old streets and uneven terrain and stairs, accessing parts of Edinburgh by wheelchair can be challenging. 

No, Sandemans Edinburgh Free Tour have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Dogs are welcome.

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