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Terror Walking Tour in Edinburgh

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    What to Expect
    This is a special 75 minute over-18's only exploration of Edinburgh's darkest history and paranormal secrets. You will be taken on a journey down into the infamous underground vaults.

    Who were the infamous characters that once roamed these areas, leaving behind a legacy of legend and notoriety?

    The South Bridge Vaults has even higher levels of paranormal activity late at night, approaching the witching hour, your tour is the prime time to explore these haunted and eerie locations for yourself. Ask your guide about their own paranormal experiences and hear about some of the reports we regularly receive from visitors, paranormal investigators and mediums.

    Finally you shall receive free access to a torture exhibition to see the instruments from the “Burning Times”, used to extract confessions, and punish the unfortunate.

    Dare you join for this celebration of the paranormal and macabre? Who knows what might happen? Will the Poltergeist attack? You have been warned. This tour is for over 18s only.
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    Departure Point
    300 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2PH, UK
    Departure Time
    10:00 PM
    1h 15m
    Return Details
    45 Niddry St, Edinburgh EH1 1LG, UK
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    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This Tuesday we were met by the fabulous queen Ewan who managed to constantly challenge boundaries and people’s sense of self. It was a great way to create a setting and confront the visitors with the idea of the gruesome realities of the poor and persecuted inhabitants of past
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    Myself and my husband went on this tour monday 6th jan. It was very different to what we expected, a lot scarier and not at all gimmicky as we thought it would be. Ewan was our tour guide, he was excellent from start to finish and gave us great in-depth knowledge of the history
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    me and my boyfriend did the terror tour and it ended up being just three people on our tour. we were worried it would be awkward but our guide Darren was amazing. being from around edinburgh it was amazing to hear the history of the city and the vaults. the tour itself was
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    Our tour guide took us to a few spots on the high st and then in to the vaults. The whole experience was spooky, atmospheric and entertaining.
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    Darren was amazing!! I did this tour with my dad and it scared my socks off! It was the perfect way to end a weekend in Edinburgh!
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