Explore the elegant Georgian streets of the New Town of Edinburgh with Mike. This will be a series of tours as we take our time to wander throughout the town. We will admire the Georgian and Victorian architecture of some of the important historical building such as the Assembly Rooms. Edinburgh is a city of statues of key influential characters from the Scottish Enlightenment. Some are very quirky and odd.
The New Town began in 1767 for the propose of building a more comfortable living place for the residents of Edinburgh. We will start from St Andrew Square then work our way down George Street. Then we will take some detours down Rose street and Princes street. Eventually making our way to Charlotte Square. We will do this on a weekly bases until see all you need to know about the first phase on the New Town. (image credit: Visit Scotland)
What is a virtual tour?
All of our online tours are live and interactive. This means everyone on the tour can speak directly to the guide throughout the tour to experience the destination as if you are actually there.
How To Join A Tour
Easy to use! After booking, you get a unique link to a streaming platform, such as Zoom, to begin each tour. No other technology needed.
Qualified Guides & Hosts
Our guides are local to their destination and vetted by our team. They are all certified and qualified to conduct virtual tours in amazing locations around the world.
Preparing for your Virtual Tour
Enjoy a tour of Scotland from the comfort of your own home. This is an interactive online experience that can be viewed on any device from anywhere in the world. A live streaming event that will be in real time, happening at the same time you are watching with no script. You will be able to talk to the guide directly, ask questions and even ask to see something in particular on the camera. It will be as if you are really here!
All you need is an internet connection and a device to stream.
Meet Your Live Virtual Guide
Mike is a Qualified Blue Badge Guide in Scotland . He has been guiding now for about 10 years and loving it. Mike is an enthusiast about Scottish History and enjoys tell stories of characters such as Robert the Bruce and Mary Queen of Scots. He lives in Edinburgh and passionate about the cities Old and New Towns. The old town is full of medieval history and has an underground city. A great place for those who like dark history and ghosts.