Walking tour of the Royal Mile
Enjoy a wonderful guided tour of Edinburgh’s historic Royal Mile and visit St. Giles’ Cathedral.
Included in your voyage
Enjoy a guided walk along the Royal Mile from the Palace of Holyroodhouse to Edinburgh Castle
See John Knox House, Canongate Kirk, and the Scottish Parliament Building
Visit St. Giles’ Cathedral and see its famous crown steeple
Learn about Edinburgh’s past and present from an expert guide
All year (Available all year)
Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed
Appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
Your guided walk will take you along the cobblestone streets of the Royal Mile, past Edinburgh’s historic and modern buildings. You’ll walk the mile-long procession route that links Edinburgh Castle on one end to the Palace of Holyroodhouse on the other. During the walk, you’ll stop to visit the majestic St. Giles’ Cathedral.
Remarks/requirements: Sensible walking attire is recommended. Comfortable walking shoes and sun/rain protection may be needed.
Walking information: Approximately 1.2 miles. Terrain is paved, some cobblestones and curbs The Royal Mile is on a gentle incline.