The Origins of Golf: Private Full-Day Tour in a London Taxi from EdinburghPrivate Tour

Putt your way through the origins of golf in Scotland, visiting historic courses and picturesque villages, on this private driving tour in a London cab from Edinburgh.

Adults: 2 Children: 0

Things to know


8 hrs


Black Cab Heritage Tours, Culture, Day Trip, First Time Visitor, History, Nature & Outdoors, Sports

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 & drinks, 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

Discover the rich history and heritage of golf on a private tour through Scotland’s most iconic courses and charming villages. This tour will take you from the game's origins at Leith Links to the legendary Old Course at St. Andrews, offering an unforgettable experience for golf enthusiasts and history lovers alike. 

On this private full-day driving tour, you will: 

This tour offers a perfect blend of golf history and Scottish charm, making it an ideal excursion for those looking to putt into the origins and traditions of the sport while experiencing the beauty of Scotland's countryside. Your expert driver and guide will ensure you are informed of each location’s significance, providing information on each course’s past and its significance in the golfing world.

There will be ample opportunities during the tour to capture stunning photographs, making it a memorable day. Whether you are a golfer or interested in Scottish history and culture, this tour promises a comprehensive and engaging experience all in the comfort of an Iconic London Taxi.

Join us for a day of exploration and discovery, where the past and present of golf converge in the beautiful landscapes of Scotland. 

What you'll see

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Flexible cancellation

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Avoid the crowds

Travel like a VIP, avoid crowds, and unnecessary queues.

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Professional Guides

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