The Best of Edinburgh in a London Taxi: Private Half-Day Tour Private Tour

Experience the majestic charm and historic beauty of Edinburgh in a London Taxi as you discover the best of Scotland's capital.

Adults: 2 Children: 0

Things to know


4 hrs


Architecture, Black Cab Heritage Tours, City Highlights, Culture, First Time Visitor, History

Private Tour:

You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive

Transport Mode:

Driving tour - Private vehicle throughout the tour

What's included:

A friendly, professional English-speaking tour guide for your own private group. , Private Transportation throughout the day in a TXE, TX4 or people carrier., Hotel pick up and drop off from your centrally located hotel in Edinburgh.

What's not included:

Food and drink , Gratuities, Entrance Fees or guided visits inside venues , Airport & Cruise Terminal pickup & drop off
Meeting points: Hotel pick-up is available upon request from Central Edinburgh within a 5km radius from Howies Restaurant. If we do not receive your hotel information or if the hotel is outside of the pick-up radius, your guide will meet you at the corner of Waterloo Pl. and Calton Hill beside Howies Restaurant.

What makes this tour special

Enjoy a personalised journey through the captivating city of Edinburgh in a London Taxi with a knowledgeable driver-guide and explore the most iconic landmarks and hidden gems that Scotland's capital has to offer. 

On this private half-day tour, you will:

Immerse yourself in the enchanting allure of Edinburgh in a classic London Taxi. This journey includes the majestic Edinburgh Castle, where ancient stones whisper tales of royal intrigue and epic battles. 

Your knowledgeable guide, well-versed in the city's secrets, will weave stories that bring the past to life as you traverse the iconic Royal Mile, a bustling thoroughfare where history and modernity dance in vibrant harmony.

As you glide smoothly through the city's heart, you'll discover the regal splendour of the Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official residence of the British monarch in Scotland with centuries of royal tradition. 

Explore Calton Hill, where neoclassical monuments stand as sentinels over the city, inviting you to capture unforgettable memories with your camera with a stunning backdrop of the city of Edinburgh.

You will be amazed by the elegance of Edinburgh's New Town as it unfolds before you, with its Georgian architecture and the city's sophisticated charm. As you pass through the serene streets of this UNESCO World Heritage site, you will find very well-preserved facades of Princes Street, George Street, and Charlotte Square that reveal the timeless beauty of the 18th century. 

Throughout this journey, your classic London Taxi, with its plush comfort and iconic style, provides a perfect vantage point from which to experience the magic of Edinburgh, ensuring a tour that is as comfortable as it is enlightening. 

Please be advised that during city events and festivals, the tour itinerary and timings may be subject to change. These alterations are often necessary to ensure the safety and enjoyment of our guests, and to accommodate local regulations and road closures.  

What you'll see

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