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SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Edinburgh

Edinburgh EH6 6RR, Scotland
+49 30 51050030
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The best Tours in Edinburgh City! Free Walking Tours, Craft Tours, Bike Tours… We combine ecologically friendly tourism with social responsibility to give back to our beloved city of Edinburgh what offers to us. Come check out City of Edinburgh with us!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Edinburgh EH6 6RR, Scotland
Old Town
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+49 30 51050030
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Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Had a great tour with our guide Sabela. This was one of our best tours during our visit, explaining a lot of scottish history mixed with some really funny stories.

1  Thank Philip R
Reviewed 14 April 2016

A great experience from start to finish. Our guide Johnny was excellent and very knowledgeable. Tour begins outside Starbucks then goes through the Royal Mile, and winds through the rest of the city. Took about 3 hours and was an excellent way to see the...More

Thank Brendon O
Reviewed 14 April 2016

I've taken Sandeman's New Europe tours in five cities now, and Australian David's tour of Edinburgh has to be my favourite thus far. The tour is a combination of fact and fun, and David's mannerisms are great. He speaks well, clearly, and is absolutely comprehensible,...More

Thank GillianG123
Laura_SNE, Customer Service Executive at SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2016

Hi GillianG123, Thank you so much for the 5 stars - that's superb! We are very happy to hear about your positive experience and we hope you will join other of our tours in the near future! Thanks again for your review and have a...More

Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

We did the free tour with Erik and it was really good, enthusiastic,informative and fun. We liked it so much that we repeated on the dark side tour in the evening that in my opinion is a must, especially with this tour guide, who even...More

1  Thank NereaR3
Laura_SNE, Customer Service Executive at SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2016

Hi NereaR3, Thank you so much for sharing your honest feedback with us. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your recent tour of Edinburgh with Erik and we hope to welcome you again sometime soon. Happy Thursday! Laura.

Reviewed 13 April 2016

The walking tour around Edinburgh was awesome! Our guide, Australian David was fun and knew so many facts and great stories about Edinburgh. Despite the rain (the weather was awful), he managed to keep the group smiling and laughing. I highly recommend the tour with...More

Thank alinalef
Reviewed 13 April 2016

The tour with Sabela was fun and interesting. Her lively personality and humor kept everyone entertained while she told our group the story of Edinburgh. I have done several Sandeman's tours but I really enjoyed this one since Edinburgh is quite walkable and Sabela shared...More

1  Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Had an absolutely amazing two hours with the lovely guide Paula, who seemed to know everything there is to know about Edinburgh. The tour took us through the most important things to see while in Edinburgh. The tour is free, however they do appreciate a...More

Thank Annikenkrosby
Laura_SNE, Customer Service Executive at SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2016

Hi Annikenkrosby, Thank you so much for the 5 stars. We really appreciate you taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor and we are very pleased to learn about your positive experience in Edinburgh. We hope to welcome you on future tours! Thank you...More

Reviewed 12 April 2016

The walking tour around Edinburgh was brilliant. Erik was a fantastic tour guide and it was great to explore the city with someone so enthusiastic and knowledgeable. Only wish we had been around longer to enjoy one of the other tours they offered!

1  Thank CMarie91
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We took the free City Tour with Greg Thomas, he was amazing, entertaining and extremely knowledgeable! We later took the Castle Tour with Jen who was equally as great! And then the Dark Side Tour with Greg again, we knew we wanted to do the...More

Thank Cheral1104
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I enjoyed the free and dark side tour. It was an great experience to know more about the city´s origines, life style and more. The guides were friendly and always kept my attention with interesting and useful facts and tips.

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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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Vicent M
14 September 2017|
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Hola Vicent, Muchas gracias por tus comentarios, ¡Nos alegra mucho saber que disfrutaste de los tours! ¡Te esperamos en otras ciudades! Un saludo, Roberto
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BigBlueE33
2 September 2017|
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Hi BigBlueE33, Thanks for your question, and thank you to Emily W and Linda S for their answers! The tours are certainly free. As mentioned by Emily and Linda, you do have the option to give your guide a tip if you feel... More
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330erwing
29 May 2017|
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Response from Barry T | Reviewed this property |
Somewhere between £5-10 per person, depending on how much you enjoyed it.
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