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Writers and Poets virtual tour of Scotland

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Writers and Poets virtual tour of Scotland

Edinburgh, United Kingdom


1 hourMobile & paper tickets accepted

From poems of the ‘bonnie’ landscapes and character of the past to stories of some of the most well-known wizards and detectives of our time, all can in some way thank their beginnings to the streets of the beautiful city of Edinburgh.

From the comfort of your own home you can join us as we virtually walk the streets of Edinburgh discovering were some of our favourite authors created their best selling stories and the inspiration behind some of the most well-known characters in literature. This is a tour perfect for all book lover no matter what genre, with a special mention of the Scottish dialect that some of the best Scottish writers and poets favoured over the past 300 years!

To start, you will get instructions to log on and join your guide and fellow ‘virtual tourists’ on this fun filled interactive literature themed tour. After virtually meeting your guide at the birthplace of ‘The National Bard of Scotland’ on the west coast of Scotland.

What's Included

  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Comprehensive Tour of Edinburgh
  • Games and Quizzes

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Murdoch's Loan, Alloway KA7 4PQ Scotland

Virtually visit the birth place of Robert burns and here about his life and works

Pass By: Scott Monument, E. Princes St Gardens, Edinburgh EH2 2EJ Scotland

see the Walter Scott monument and here about what inspired him to be one of Scotland's greatest poets

Pass By: Greyfriars Kirk, 1 Greyfriars Place Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2QQ Scotland

Here about Scotland's "worst

The Location

Where To Go

Castle Street, Castle St, Edinburgh, UK

Departure time

7:30 PM


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (14)

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Jenny shared a wealth of...

HekelaB | Aug 2020

Jenny shared a wealth of information about modern and historical writers that were born in or held a strong link to Edinburgh. I thought I knew a good amount about literature, however I learned so much from this virtual immersion with Jenny. I am

Jenny's tour of Scotland focused...

suzyallen2017 | Aug 2020

Jenny's tour of Scotland focused on Edinburgh and the poets and writers that lived there. It started with the historical writers, such as Robbie Burns and Robert Louis Stevenson. It then went on to talk about modern writers such as J.K.Rowling,

It was fantastic experience!! Jenny...

Aga S | Aug 2020

It was fantastic experience!! Jenny was amazing and very friendly guide. She knew many interesting facts about writers & poets as well as about the history of Scotland and had this great ability to share it with participants in a very engaging way.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation

Cancellation Policy

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