The Edinburgh Haunted Vaults tour
Activities

The Edinburgh Haunted Vaults tour

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£14.00
Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 1 hour
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit the most paranormally active part of Edinburgh
  • Get below Edinburgh's South Bridge and visit the haunted underground world
  • See the city from a new and gruesome angle
What to expect

Edinburgh is a city steeped in history, it's beautiful, quaint and traditional. But under this facade, deep in its belly, Edinburgh holds dark secrets, ones which will be revealed on this underground tour of the Vaults. You'll go into Edinburgh's underworld, seeing the series of vaults under the South Bridge which date back to the 1700s. Having been home to notorious criminals as well as the poorest within society, plenty of people died in the Vaults, so it's no wonder that they are said to be rife with paranormal activity. Hear about ghostly activity and maybe even experience some as you discover the most haunted part of Edinburgh. You will also visit our torture exhibition to hear about some of Edinburgh's darker past and how some of these items were used.

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What's included
  • Guided tour
Where

Bank of Scotland, 300 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2PH, UK

Meeting point:
Please meet at the Tourist Information Ticket Booth/Police Box, located outside of the Bank of Scotland. This is on the opposite side of the road to Deacon Brodies Tavern.
What to remember
  • The vaults and the tour content can cause genuine distress. Please join the tour at your own discretion
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Please note that this tour is unfortunately not suitable for those with walking limitations, as due to the historic nature of the site there are no lifts or ramps available at our location and guests must enter the vaults by climbing a 2-foot tall step followed by a winding staircase
  • Children under 12 years old aren't permitted on this tour
  • Tours will be limited to 16 people to allow for social distancing. Starting from 1st May 2022, the limited will be 36 people
  • Animals are not allowed except for assistance animals such as guide dogs
  • The vaults and the tour content can cause genuine distress. Please join the tour at your own discretion
  • Consuming alcohol or drugs during the tour is strictly forbidden
  • Anyone under the influence of alcohol or drugs will be turned away
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Provider
AULD REEKIE TOURS LTD
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the experience begins.

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