5 / 5
Edinburgh center

Walk through the historic centre of this beautiful city

32 stories
6,2 km

About this walking route

Are you ready to explore the heart of Edinburgh on foot? Put on your most comfortable walking shoes, as we have the perfect itinerary just for you. Start your self-guided walking tour with the CityAppTour app, where you will discover the city's key highlights and some hidden treasures. Visit Edinburgh's most famous landmarks, including the Scott Monument, St Giles' Cathedral, the Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle, Arthur’s Seat, and more. This walking tour has been thoughtfully designed to ensure you make the most of your time in the city.

The CityAppTour app uses GPS and a detailed map to navigate your journey, eliminating the need for an expensive guide. Listen to captivating stories collected by a local professional guide as you explore.

This audio tour will lead you past Edinburgh’s major attractions, notable public buildings, historic places of worship, cultural hotspots, restaurants, and cafes. You'll also discover some lesser-known facts about the city along the way.

Take breaks at your leisure to relax and enjoy a coffee at one of the charming cafés en route. With CityAppTour, you have the freedom to walk at your own pace and truly savor the experience. Once activated, the audio tour is available until the end of the next day, giving you ample time to complete your journey. Don’t wait any longer; book now to embark on your self-guided audio tour and experience Edinburgh on your own terms.

Good to know

  • 1.
    For this audio tour you need an internet connection
  • 2.
    Walking together is cheaper
  • 3.
    The main user activates the stories, but each can use their own mobile
  • 4.
    After activation, the tour is valid until the end of the next day
  • 5.
    Access to local attractions is not included
  • 6.
    Don't forget to bring headphones or a Bluetooth speaker

How it works

  • 1.

    Find your audio guide

    Select your Country - City - Tour
  • 2.

    Select the number of participants and choose a date

    Walk together and receive up to 60% discount.
  • 3.

    Receive a confirmation mail

    The email contains a link to download the app along with an access code. Ensure you have at least iOS 10 and Android 14 or higher installed.
  • 4.

    On the day of your walk, activate the tour

    You've got untill the next day to enjoy all the sightings and listen to the stories of the virtual audio guide, so plenty of time to have a drink, take a break or visit a museum.
More information