Thistle Knights Tour - where the history of the city comes alive!
Hear the history come alive with our walking tours of Edinburgh's Royal Mile! Our energetic tour guides look forward to introducing you to Scotland's beautiful historic capital and its many, many stories.
Choose one from our historical tours or ghost tours - or both! For detailed information on the tours, see Tours.
We pride ourselves on taking you along the whole length of the Royal Mile bookings taken on doing the whole of the Royal Mile as a different tour. The stories are old, the jokes are new and the city medieval!
We enjoy telling you of the many wonders that is Edinburgh and Scotland, allow us to tell you what life would have been like in years gone past.
Offers whole of the Royal Mile tour for 3 hours of history and fun given by one of our guides, a magic price of tips only on this tour you pay what you think this tour is worth. Join our Murder & Mystery Tour in JUNE 10TH 6PM
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Our friendly and knowledgeable tour guides will lead you through the historic closes and wynds of Edinburgh's old city centre. They will guide you back in time as you immense yourself with many exciting stories about the city's past and its people.
Our approachable and energetic office staff will be here to help you with any enquiries, bookings etc.
"The guide really knows his history and brought it to life really well. If anyone is thinking of going on a tour of Edinburgh, they should consider this one." -- Amanda Lewis, Austin TX, USA
"This tour was done in a fun way. The tour was so engaging that we completely lost track of time. I'm definitely going back!" -- George MacNab, Edinburgh, Scotland
"We walked the whole of the Royal Mile and were told stories we had not heard before. We ended the tour at the old tower on the wall that ran around the city. If you have the time make your way to this tour." - Totoin on tripadvisor.co.uk
"We took the tour on a Saturday as we had booked the tour there was 10 of us on the tour and i must say this was one of the best tours we have done on the Royal Mile. It was both fun and enjoyable the guide told us all about life and workings of the Royal Mile. We enjoyed the fun way in which the tour was given. This tour is a must see and we are planning on going on the other tour given by this company." - Peter M on tripadvisor.co.uk
"Boy are we glad we did go on the tour it was great fun and we got a history told in a very fun way. I am telling my friends and group about this tour and hope to go back on it again very soon." - Claire H on tripadvisor.co.uk