About Us


Led by owner Fraser Paterson. Fraser is a highly experienced tour guide in Edinburgh.

Bespoke Experiences

Talk to us about a tour tailored to you or your groups interests.

We can provide tours that speak into your particular interests, be it history, science or religion we have you covered. Talk to us about group tours or tours for couples and individuals. From a couple of fact filled hours to half and full day tours including lunch and entertainment, we can build a tour that is as unique as you are.

Building Memories

In Frasers spare time, he explores Scottish history. The information he finds enables him to unveil much more fascinating detail about the past of the city. When added to the key facts, this helps bring to life for you the vibrant dangerous times of the past of Edinburgh.

Your tour

A one hour Greyfriars tour. A two hour tour of the Old Town. Enjoy a fascinating ninety minute walk with me through the Canongate. A personalised tour of the world famous Edinburgh Castle. Choose as long or short a tour as suits your time and budget.

We’ve Got You Covered

Secret lives

Take a dip into the underbelly of hidden Edinburgh with it’s stories of ghosts and murderous deeds.

Ancient architecture

Let us tantalise you with facts about the architecture of a city that has been growing for over a millennium.

Walking tours

Walking tours through historic Edinburgh with our expert English or Spanish speaking tour guides.

Supporting our community

Edinburgh Tours and History are proud to support the

Grassmarket community project

This helps people without homes to get back on their feet, learn a new skill and re-enter the workplace. 10% of your tour price will be donated to the Grassmarket Community Project.

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