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Edinburgh’s SPOOKIEST Tour, a ‘Haunted Show On Wheels’! Step aboard the Haunted History Bus Tour for a guided trip around the WORLD’S MOST HAUNTED CITY, lasting approximately 1 hour. You’ll experience a short haunted graveyard walk, hear stories...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Waverley Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1QB, Scotland
Princes Street and Gardens
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+44 131 212 5034
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You’re in for a real treat when you book the Haunted History Bus. It’s gruesome, its gory, and it’s an utterly entertaining way to learn about Edinburgh’s dark history. And every unbelievable tale they tell is true! Rhonda was our tour guide and she was...More

Thank spitzy135
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We brought our older children (13,9,8) on the bus tour while on holiday in Edinburgh. Great way to see the city and learn a little spooky history along the way. Tour guide way fantastic!

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Thank 72PAIO
Russell S, Manager at Haunted History Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi 72PAIO, Thank you for the review. It is wonderful to know you enjoyed the tour with your family and learnt more of the haunted history behind Edinburgh. See you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Tour is really grade, thanks to our guide Rhona and our driver Brian. It's a fun, one hour trip with an stop at a graveyard and a lot of dark spots around the city. We hear a lot about edinburgh and the dark history...More

Thank Manuel H
Russell S, Manager at Haunted History Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Manuel H, Thank you for the review. It is great to know you enjoyed the tour with Rhona as your host, entertaining you with the dark history of Edinburgh.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They told the true horror stories of edinburgh in a creative way. i missed the Story of Sawney Bean, but it was still good. thanks rhuna and brian :)

Thank monstarhoney
Russell S, Manager at Haunted History Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi monstarhoney, Thank you for the review. It is fantastically good to know you were entertained throughout the tour with Rhona and Brian learning of Edinburgh's haunted history.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Both me and my partner had an amazing time. Mark was absolutely brilliant, couldn’t of had a better time. We had fun while learning new things about the city. 100% worth every penny.

Thank Louise C
Russell S, Manager at Haunted History Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Louise, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review. I'm glad to know that you found Mark to be so entertaining and that you learned some new things about the city in a gruesome and gory way! See you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good little tour with an interesting historical storyline. The guide was lovely and very entertaining and we got to see a different side of the city. Recommend this too all and most ages. Not too scary for kids either.More

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Thank Shirley H
Russell S, Manager at Haunted History Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Shirley, Thanks so much for leaving us a review. I'm glad you found the tour to be enjoyable and your guide to be entertaining. That is great that you got to know a different side to Edinburgh's past - its gory history is far...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ride with the histery-bus was both fun and educational. The host was charming, very involved and convincing while telling us about the dark history of edinburgh through the eyes of a crazy doctor. as the bus drove to all mentioned places, it felt a...More

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Thank Tikilein
Russell S, Manager at Haunted History Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tikilein, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review. That is fantastic that you enjoyed your experience so much and found the character of Dr Knox to be played so well by your guide. See you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was amazing. Tour guide was knowledgeable. Look forward to going back. We highly recommend this tour!More

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Thank Doris S
Russell S, Manager at Haunted History Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Doris, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review. I'm so glad that you found your tour on the Haunted History Bus to be so enjoyable, and that you found your guide to be entertaining. Thanks for the recommendation, see you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I expected a ghost tour, but this is very much a “horrible histories” tour of Edinburgh, not a ghost tour. Having said that, Rhona was utterly fantastic. She was hugely entertaining, brought all the stories to life in a fun and engaging way. The historical...More

Thank ZakLeavold
Russell S, Manager at Haunted History Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi ZakLeavold, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review for your experience on the Haunted History Bus. That's great to know you found Rhona your guide to be so entertaining! I appreciate your feedback in regards to the focus on the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mom and I went on this tour and were very impressed by the overall content of the tour and our guide, Rhona. Rhona was everything you want in a guide on this type of excursion. She was accommodating to my mom not being able...More

Thank alexandra577
Russell S, Manager at Haunted History Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi alexandra577, Thank you for the review! I am happy to hear you enjoyed the tour and felt Rhona was everything you wanted in a guide through Edinburgh's haunted history. It is great to know she never broke character and impacted your evening in a...More

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