Experience the splendor of Edinburgh during perspective-shifting walking tours led by historians, art curators, archaeologists, and more.
Join a small group walking tour to see Edinburgh through the eyes of an expert with 10 or fewer travelers, or choose a private tour and discover the top sites in the city side-by-side with a private guide.
Gain Context on Edinburgh and make the most of your trip while creating unforgettable memories.
Private Tours and Walking Tours of Edinburgh: The Context Difference
Context tours are for travelers who love to learn. Whether you’re viewing stunning paintings on a tour of the National Gallery of Scotland or strolling through Old Town- your tour with Context is a unique deep dive into the heart of a city. You can also escape the city during our Scottish Highlands Day Trip – we take care of all the logistics. Our Edinburgh walking tours are personalized experiences hosted by our team of more than 30 leading experts across the region.
Eager to learn more about the history of Scotland before your trip? Check out our upcoming Lectures, hosted by the same outstanding experts who lead our tours.
Book a private tour in Edinburgh for any day or choose from daily small group experiences with up to 10 travelers max.
What Context Edinburgh Travelers Say
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Terry is a fabulous guide. We had a wonderful day of history and great stories. It seems there was no area of History that she could not cover and connect. The experience was tailored to our family history which she researched before the tour! Fabulous. You will be lucky to have her as your guide.
Sep. 21, 2023
Jenny is wonderful! Lively, funny, and incredibly knowledgeable about Edinburgh and Scotland!
Sep. 21, 2023
We had an exceptional tour thanks to Adam whose extensive knowledge of Edinburgh history and his friendly manner made it a very well spent three hours! The best!