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Haunted Vaults walking tour in Edinburgh

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1 hourMobile & paper tickets accepted

Dark as the devil's heart, our haunted underground network of vaults from the 1700s will stimulate and excite your senses as the sinister history of these former slum dwellings, once inhabited by the poor and unfortunate along with criminals and prostitutes, begins to come to life in your imagination! Your pulse starts to speed up as your mouth gets drier due to your heightened awareness of what surrounds you! Once experienced, never forgotten.

What's Included

  • Admission Ticket
  • Entry/Admission - Edinburgh Vaults

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2PB Scotland

The guide will meet the group and then after a brief introduction guide everyone down the Royal Mile to the entrance to our vaults occasionally stopping to tell some of Edinburgh’s history along the way.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Edinburgh Vaults, South Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1QR Scotland

The guide will show the group our torture exhibition and explain the whys and hows of how some items were

The Location

Where To Go

Bank of Scotland, 300 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2PH, UK


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Return details

45 Niddry St, Edinburgh EH1 1LG, UK


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Written Reviews (24)

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Credits for Darren being the...

656aishahs | Nov 2021

Credits for Darren being the tour guide! Very informative, made sure every one was comfortable and feeling okay, let us know about any hazards such as big steps, low ceiling or dim lighting, very lovely guy and took his time to explain correctly

Really glad we booked, our...

claire31373 | Nov 2021

Really glad we booked, our guide Stewart gave us some fun, interesting & pretty morbid facts! Tour was half on street & half in the vaults & timing was pretty spot on. Thought it was great value

We took this tour on...

not_tired_of_london | Nov 2021

We took this tour on Thursday with our 13 year old daughter. We all loved it. Even the hard-to-please teenager! Our guide Darren was brilliant. Full of fascinating historical information and some harrowing and spooky stories. His delivery was

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Vaults are accessed via a 2ft stair with further average size stairs inside the vaults.

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Haunted Vaults walking tour in Edinburgh

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