Hidden Gardens of the Royal Mile
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Take an easy walking tour to discover a little-known side of Edinburgh's Old Town. Behind historic buildings find the surprising number of gardens and green nooks and crannies, all with a story to tell. Hear about grand gardens of the past, enjoy productive community gardens created by today's residents, and take a breather in a beautiful space laid out and planted as a 17th-century Scots town garden. One mile mainly downhill pavement walking, some slopes and cobbled surfaces. Tour ends outside the Scottish Parliament. Sell-out tours 2011-2014. Please book to avoid disappointment.