Top to Toe

Top to Toe

Introduction to the Royal Mile

This is a great walking tour introduction for the first-time visitor to the locations and exteriors of the main sights of the Old Town of Edinburgh.

Main sights:

  • Edinburgh Castle
  • Lady Stairs Close and the Writer’s Museum
  • The Heart of Midlothian
  • St Giles Cathedral
  • Mercat Cross
  • City Chambers
  • Museum of Childhood
  • Canongate Kirk and graveyard
  • Whitehorse Close
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Holyrood Park, Arthur’s Seat and Salisbury Crags
  • Scottish Parliament building
2 hours

Meeting Point: The Witchery by the Castle restaurant, 352 Castlehill. Castlehill is the narrow road which leads up to the castle esplanade and the castle. The Witchery is on the left-hand side near the top of Castlehill.

End Point: Palace of Holyroodhouse

Mondays, Tuesdays
Start time: 1.00pm
End time: 3.00pm

Wednesdays to Sundays
Start time: 9.00am
End time: 11.00am

Child Friendly:

£90 per tour for groups of up to 10 people

Images From This Tour

Map to meeting point

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