Join us on an Edinburgh walking tour with a native British Mandarin-speaking guide! Explore Scotland’s historic capital on this half day tour of Edinburgh.
On this tour you will learn about the history of this historic city, see the inspiration for Hogwarts in the Harry Potter books and where the novels were first written. You’ll enjoy a drink in a traditional British pub, try some Scottish whisky and a modern-day Scottish snack. You will also hear about Edinburgh’s famous ghosts, see where Edinburgh’s famous historical residents are buried and explore some of the city’s hidden backstreets.
Finally, you will hear about Edinburgh Castle and, should you wish, you will have time to explore it at your leisure following the tour. All of this and more, in the company of a native British Mandarin-speaking guide!
Princes Street Gardens
St Giles Cathedral
Edinburgh Castle [outside only]
The Elephant House Cafe
2-3 hour private Chinese Edinburgh Tour
Native British Mandarin-speaking guide
Drink in a traditional British pub [Scottish Whisky available]
Transport to/from the tour start/end point
Max 15 customers per guide
Our half-day walking tours are approximately 2-3 hours long
This tour starts from Edinburgh Waverley Train Station
This is a walking tour so we recommend you wear a pair of comfortable shoes you are happy walking in for a prolonged period of time.
More general details about our tours can be found here.
Although transport is not included in our half-day city walking tours, all tour locations can be easily accessed from London or other nearby cities by train or private vehicle.
Depart from London Kings Cross Station or York Station
Arrive at Edinburgh Waverley Station
Length of journey: 4-5hr (from London), 2-3hr (from York)
Approx cost of return ticket: £150 (London), £90 (York)
Train tickets can be booked in advance online here, or you can buy tickets on the day at the train station. Buying tickets in advance online may help you to save money, but please note some of these tickets are less flexible and require you to travel at specific times. We also provide a train ticket booking service, which saves you the hassle and helps you to book the tickets right for you. Simply mention that you would like train tickets arranged when submitting the form below.
If you would prefer to travel by private vehicle with your own driver, we can also arrange this for you. Simply mention that you would like private vehicle and driver arranged when submitting the form below. Please note, driving times can be significantly longer than train times.