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Sunrise over Edinburgh

My eight year old son and I joined Nicole and a small group of seven others at 5am to climb... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
annehamilton7
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Great run and sightseeing at the same time

It's my second time doing running sightseeing and it was a great experience. On time and clear... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
peppercaster
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Aachen, Germany
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Love to run? Visiting Edinburgh? I love running and I love Edinburgh. So let me share this love with you by taking you on a tour through or around or stunning city on foot, combining some site seeing with the enjoyment of running at a pace that...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My eight year old son and I joined Nicole and a small group of seven others at 5am to climb Arthur's Seat, watch the sunrise and have breakfast. It was a great experience from beginning to end. The walk is unhurried and requires only a...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's my second time doing running sightseeing and it was a great experience. On time and clear communication. The tour was well planned and we had a nice mix of stairs and running segments and I could catch a break during the sightseeing segments. We...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This running tour was one of the highlights of my trip to Edinburgh. It was a unique way to see the city with a great work out thrown in. Michael was my guide and he proved to be a great running companion. Apart from his...More

Thank Pearl K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I got to run with Michael on an early morning drizzle. He picked us up in front of our room and off we were discovering the city. It is good to go early because at that time there are little people walking...More

Thank Frédéric S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic way to see such a beautiful city. It rained throughout our entire tour but we didn’t let that stop us. Nicole is fantastic and knows a lot about the city’s monuments and was a good partner to run with, keeping at my...More

Thank Immy A
Nicole W, Owner at Edinburgh Run Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review Immy! It was a pleasure running with you and I am so glad you could also make the picnic hike. Enjoy the rest of your trip to the UK. Nicole

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

I am not a huge runner and did the five mile loop with my run guide. It was amazing! It was beautiful to see the streets at 7:30am. My guide was awesome and we went at a great pace and stopped every half mile or...More

Thank Doxin
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We had our running tour this morning and had an amazing time. None of us had ever done a running tour before; what a great way to see the city. Michael was our guide and went our pace (it was hilly, so we did take...More

Thank Kristi P
Reviewed 15 July 2018

I went on a run with Nicole on my first morning in Edinburgh and it was a great way to learn about the city. We were able to see a lot of the historical areas, climb Arthur’s seat and avoid a lot of the tourist...More

Thank johnsjes
Reviewed 11 July 2018

When we decided to come to Edinburgh for a one-week family vacation, I wondered what I could do to make the trip a great one for my 18-year-old son, who is a serious distance runner and planning to compete for his university team. He really...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough good things about my run around the city and up Arthur’s seat with Nicole. She has a great knowledge and passion for the city; I was able to see and learn so many things I would not have been able to...More

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Nicole W, Owner at Edinburgh Run Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you Bailey. I really enjoyed running with you and I think we covered all topics under the sun in our conversations! I am thinking I need to start the Scottish goat yoga trend :). I hope you enjoyed the rest if your trip.

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