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Walk through Edinburgh's Creepy History

Take a walk through the cemeteries and a Bronze Age ritual site and listen to the true tales of witches, faeries, vampires, cannibals, serial murderers, body snatchers, and all of the favorite villains of the city.

From Edinburgh
Online Experience
1 Hour 30 Minutes
United Kingdom
Upto 12 people
  • Eerie evening walk, live-streamed from cemeteries, quiet streets and a ritual site from the Bronze Age
  • Listen to true tales of witches, faeries, vampires, cannibals, serial murderers and body snatchers, the favourite villains of the city

Keep your loved ones close as we travel into the eerie evening of Edinburgh. Your guide will lead you through the terrible, macabre, and exciting history of Scotland's capital city. 

You will travel through the Old Town, the entry of the New Town, and two cemeteries. Listen to the tales of Burke and Hare, the body snatchers and The Vampire of Edinburgh. Get to know about the Faeries and their impact on the Scots. Travel through the quiet streets and cemeteries as the past becomes present in the dark on this real-time online walking tour. Edinburgh in the evening is a place to get face to face with all your favourite villains!

About this experience
  • Please have a good internet connection and Zoom app installed on your phone or laptop.
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be sent via email shortly after the booking.
Know before you go
  • Since this tour involves travelling to various places in the city, at times the internet connection may be weak. However, we will attempt to minimize such disruptions.
  • You can book this tour as a group or as a private tour and pay GBP 58, invite up to 12 friends and family to join this activity with you from all over the world.
Meet your Host
Melanie Boyd

Melanie has been an educator, performer, and writer for most of her professional life. After relocating to Edinburgh, Scotland she has fallen in love with the culture, stories, and communities of this phenomenal city. Step out of your life and into hers as you explore the characters, stories, and streets of this ancient and remarkable World Heritage location.

From USD 78 / Group
Important Information
  • Refundable : Yes
  • Can be cancelled up to 24hrs before the scheduled time.
  • The date is based on the local time zone of the experience host.
  • The activity is conducted outdoors and may need to be rescheduled in case of poor weather conditions.