A Mercat Tours Storyteller points to Edinburgh Castle as she shares its history with a tour group.,© Mercat Tours Ltd.
© Mercat Tours Ltd.

Mercat Tours

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Mercat Tours is a local family business based in the heart of Edinburgh. With a range of award-winning ghost & history tours, there's something for everyone

Storyteller points to Mercat Cross during an Edinburgh history tour.,© Mercat Tours Ltd
  • Storyteller points to Mercat Cross during an Edinburgh history tour.,© Mercat Tours Ltd
    © Mercat Tours Ltd
  • Storyteller holds a candle while speaking to tour group in Edinburgh's Blair Street Underground Vaults.,© Mercat Tours Ltd
    © Mercat Tours Ltd
  • A Storyteller telling stories to a tour group in a historic Edinburgh close.,© Mercat Tours Ltd
    © Mercat Tours Ltd
  • A Storyteller pointing something out to a tour group in the Edinburgh Blair Street Underground Vaults.,© Mercat Tours Ltd
    © Mercat Tours Ltd
  • A Storyteller smiles to the tour group while standing at the end of a wooden table with lit candles and whisky glasses on it.,© Mercat Tours Ltd
    © Mercat Tours Ltd

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Mercat Tours is a local, five-star, independent walking tour company based in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town. Their ghost and history tours visit a range of the city's most historic sites, including fast-pass entry to Edinburgh Castle and exclusive access to the Blair Street Underground Vaults.

Mercat's small tour groups and exclusive TourTalk audio devices mean you won't miss a word your storyteller has to say! Everyone gets a five-star welcome at Mercat Tours.

By choosing Mercat, you also support local schools and charities through the Our Stories, Your City project, which provides free tours to help vulnerable communities reconnect with their city. Good for you, Good for Edinburgh!

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Green Tourism

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On Public Transport Route

Nearby bus stops are located on the South Bridge. We can also be reached by travelling up Cockburn Street from Waverley Station

Public Parking Nearby

Parking spaces are limited but there are some paid spots on Blair Street. Blue badge holders may park in public spaces without time limit or charge.

Accessibility

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Level access from entrance to reception

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Approximate duration and distances shown are from Mercat Tours.

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