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Terror Walking Tour in Edinburgh

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    This is a special 75 minute over-18's only exploration of Edinburgh's darkest history and paranormal secrets. You will be taken on a journey down into the infamous underground vaults.

    Who were the infamous characters that once roamed these areas, leaving behind a legacy of legend and notoriety?

    The South Bridge Vaults has even higher levels of paranormal activity late at night, approaching the witching hour, your tour is the prime time to explore these haunted and eerie locations for yourself. Ask your guide about their own paranormal experiences and hear about some of the reports we regularly receive from visitors, paranormal investigators and mediums.

    Finally you shall receive free access to a torture exhibition to see the instruments from the “Burning Times”, used to extract confessions, and punish the unfortunate.

    Dare you join for this celebration of the paranormal and macabre? Who knows what might happen? Will the Poltergeist attack? You have been warned. This tour is for over 18s only.
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    All reviews an excellent tour guide well worth the money sense of humour interesting stories his knowledge scares supernatural edinburgh
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had an extremely knowledgeable young man guide us through the streets and vaults in Edinburgh. The tour was informative and interesting.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Donna G
    Reviewed 11 June 2019

    There's a bridge in Edinburgh where the shops built right up against both sides so you end up with enclosed arches. They were originally used for business storage but was too damp, so has been re-purposed over the years as bars, temporary living quarters and...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Jeremy B
    Reviewed 3 June 2019

    We had a wonderful guide all to ourselves. The tour seems a bit kitchy at first, but then the ghosts and creepy things in the night begin to find you, lol. A nice look at a weird piece of Edinburgh history.

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank nkclark01
    Reviewed 13 April 2019 via mobile

    Loved my Vaults tour with Auld Reekie. Our Tour Guide was a Christina who was very informative & amusing. Her interest for the Paranormal, history & her sense for different energies made the tour very enjoyable. Even thinking about coming back for a 2nd time...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Fay26T
    Reviewed 20 March 2019 via mobile

    Fun and informative tour of the Southbridge vaults. Creepy history and an excellent tour guide telling us the history in a fun & interesting way.

    Thank ryanmL7198ZD
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