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Ghostly Underground Vaults Tour in Edinburgh

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You'll start at
Mercat Cross
High St, Edinburgh EH1 1RF, UKMercat Cross, High St, Edinburgh EH1 1RF. Look for the 8 sided monument with white Unicorn on top. You will find a member of our visitor services team waiting here to check you in. They will be dressed in black, holding an iPad, wearing an orange lanyard & holding a black & orange umbrella.
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    Mercat Tours
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Edinburgh Old Town
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Mercat Cross
    Stop: 15 minutes -
You'll end at
28 Blair St
28 Blair St, Edinburgh EH1 1QR, UKMercat Tours, 28 Blair Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1QR. This tour ends after a visit to our Blair Street Underground Vaults.
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    Departure Point
    Mercat Cross, High St, Edinburgh EH1 1RF, UK
    Duration
    1h 15m
    Return Details
    28 Blair St, Edinburgh EH1 1QR, UK
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • No Children under 5
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This was fun from start to finish. The guide Scot was very entertaining at one stage he inadvertently frightening the bejebies out of one of the lady's in the party when he called us to attention at the start of the tour, hysterical! Very knowledgeable, good at telling the
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    We had such a great time exploring the historical/ghostly spots of Edinburgh but the thing that made it such a good tour was the tour guide! Lauren was as witty, hilarious, stacked with ghostly information and had perfect comical timing 👌
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    Our guide was Mark and he was excellent, he was very informative, interesting and funny. The walk to the Vaults took us through some alleys of the beaten track and were a great setting for the stories Mark told. The vaults had a cold eerie feel which was enough and it was nice
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    Response from MercatToursLtd, Marketing Assistant at Ghostly Underground Vaults Tour in Edinburgh
    Responded 6 days ago
    Thank you so much! Very pleased that you enjoyed the locations, information and of course, the Blair Street Underground Vaults. We would love to have you back on another tour in the future so remember to keep hold of your ticket to use the £2 returners discount! All the best, Katie
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    The tour finished in 55mins instead of the advertised 75mins. The eerieness of the vaults was brilliant but the information was sparse. Good ghost stories but all in all a disappointment.
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    Response from MercatToursLtd, Marketing Assistant at Ghostly Underground Vaults Tour in Edinburgh
    Responded 6 days ago
    Hi there Molly, So sorry to hear that the tour did not meet your expectations or what was advertised. We take reviews like this seriously and we would like to hear more. Feel free to drop an email to katie.roddam@mercattours.com to share more about your experience. Many thanks, Katie
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    Hes was amazing!!! My friends and I had an amazing time with our tour guide Hes. She catered to the stories we wanted to hear, was incredibly nice, and was very animated & good at acting the part! SHE DESERVES A RAISE!!!! The tour was so great it turned us from skeptics to
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    Response from MercatToursLtd, Marketing Assistant at Ghostly Underground Vaults Tour in Edinburgh
    Responded 6 days ago
    Hi there, Wow, wow, wow! Thank you. It's great to hear that you enjoyed and thanks for joining us! If you do want to come back and join us again then make sure to use you £2 returners discount. All the best, Katie
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    • Duration: 1h 15m
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    • Languages Offered: English
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