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Private Tours

Private Tours

Explore Edinburgh Old Town, the Blair Street Underground Vaults and more. Book with a 5-star rated company, and one of Scotland’s top 11 attractions.

National Museum of Scotland tours

Give us an hour and we’ll give your group a private tour of Scotland’s incredible history. 

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Tour & Tasting

Hear of treason and torture in Edinburgh’s Old Town – then retire to a cellar for whisky tasting with an expert.

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Games Night - Dungeons and Dragons

Gaming tales of adventure and daring, cities rescued, foes bested and friends made. Provided, of course, that luck is in your favour. 

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Enlightenment Edinburgh

Discover Edinburgh at the moment it transformed the worlds of science, philosophy and architecture.

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Hidden and hunted treasure hunt

An immersive, team-building treasure hunt through the ghoulish history of the Old Town and the Blair Street Underground Vaults.

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Muriel Spark 100

Celebrate the internationally renowned Edinburgh author, Muriel Spark, on a unique literary tour. 

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Hidden Georgian Gems

Discover 18th century life: get rare access to the famous Royal Society of Edinburgh, The Dome, and the elegant Assembly Rooms.

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Sin in the City

Drinking dens. Brothels. Riotous nudity. Edinburgh’s history isn’t all royal receptions and fine manners.

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Ghostbusting Birthdays

Join the hunt for witches and warlocks, ghosts and ghouls – but watch out for the torturer’s iron grip. It’s quite a party!

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Gallows to Graveyard

Horror and entertainment in equal measure, as you explore Edinburgh’s dark past of crime and punishment.

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Trust Mercat to show you a side of Edinburgh others don’t see. We have 5 stars and a 91% rating from VisitScotland. We’re also one of the top 11 attractions in Scotland. Our Awards