Frequently asked questions

 

Tour Times?

By Appointment Only. Booking Essential.
You must book in advance.

Winter: October – March
Monday – Friday
12pm Tour
Saturday & Sunday
12pm & 2pm Tour

Summer: April – September
Monday – Friday
11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm Tour
Saturday & Sunday
12pm, 2pm, 3pm Tour

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Where do we meet?

The tour starts at Gilmerton Cove, 16 Drum Street, Edinburgh. EH17 8QH. We are situated just off the Gilmerton crossroads next door to Ladbrokes shop. Please arrive 5-10 minutes prior to your start time and knock on the white door.

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How far from the City Centre are you?

We are 4 miles South of the City Centre, Edinburgh. Approx 30 minute bus journey.
 

What bus can we get?

You can the number 3 or 29 LRT bus from the North Bridge, Edinburgh heading South it’s approx a 30 minute journey. Get off at Gilmerton crossroads at LIDL supermarket. Cross over the road heading towards Ladbrokes shop we’re right next door.
 

Is booking necessary?

Booking is essential as we are limited to twelve in the underground and at quieter times we are only open by appointment. You can use our online form via the bookings page to book a tour. Or call 07914 829177 with credit card/debit card details.
 

How long is the tour?

Tours last approx 45 minutes maximum 1 hour
 

Costs?

The tour costs:

£7.50 Adults
£6.50 Over 60’s/students (with valid ID)
£4.00 5 – 16 years old
£20.00 family ticket (2 adults & 2 kids)
 

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