"The tour is visually stunning, intellectually engaging, and a pleasure all around. It really colored our experience with a warm and unforgettable memory. Exceptional to any tour I’ve been on prior." Keith and friend, USA. ***** 5 Stars - COVID 19 Update - Please stay safe everyone - the tour complies with the Trip Advisor and Viator safety requirements. - This unique guided walking tour includes Scottish & other folk music from your guide - an accomplished musician. - Learn about Edinburgh's history, heritage and culture, as well as enjoying live folk music!
Your guide will take you round various historic locations around the Royal Mile and Old Town learning about the history and heritage of Edinburgh.
During the tour you will hear songs and music from the rich treasure trove of Scottish traditional and other folk music.
Enjoy songs made well known by Robert Burns, Runrig and even Bob Dylan and many others.
Explore Edinburgh’s famous historic streets and hear tales from history and music and see some secret sites from this ancient city.
Your tour guide was born and bred in Edinburgh and has been steeped in the folk music scene for many years. Lots of music and some funny tales guaranteed!
His music credentials have seen him described by Living Tradition Magazine as a 'master guitarist'.
Min of 2 bookings required for tour to go ahead. The max size of tour is 8 to ensure safety.
Bookings are made through TripAdvisor or Viator. Please click on the bookings link for info.
On the day
Tours start at various times ( see bookings) and last c. 1.5 hours.