Free Ghost Tour of Edinburgh

Our Free Ghosts or Black Legends Tour is the most popular evening tour in the city of Edinburgh. From the Royal Mile we leave every afternoon to discover the best kept secrets of the past and the most chilling stories of the city.

What is a Free Tour?

It is about a walking visit with a qualified guides for free. Once the tour is finished, you can put a price according to your level of satisfaction.

Things to do Free Ghost Tour of Edinburgh

Free Ghost Tour is undoubtedly a classic in Edinburgh. Also known as the Black Legends tour, it will take you to discover the most incredible and chilling stories ever told. Visit haunted places where we tell you true facts, unique for their paranormal nature and much more!

Join a fun tour where we will reveal the hidden secrets of a gray past and we will learn why this city is, for many, the world capital of parapsychology. Its witch hunts, its plagues of bubonic plague or its body thieves are a very good way to learn history in an entertaining and didactic way. We will also be participants in its legends and ghosts, which have shaped the collective imagination of Edinburgh for centuries.

Join us on this Free Tour of the Ghosts of Edinburgh and discover the darker side of "The Old Fireplace", the name by which the city of Edinburgh is known, given its Victorian architecture. You will experience first-hand the most dramatic and chilling historical events witnessed by its alleys and cemeteries, among many other places in the city. You will also hear true stories of a paranormal character that leave no one indifferent.

Who said fear in the free tour of the Ghosts?

The tour route does not present situations of fear, scares or strong emotions. This tour is suitable for all ages as well as entertaining for all audiences.

Definitely an incredible, sensational and chilling tour that you cannot miss on your visit to Edinburgh.

Highlights to see in Free Ghost Tour of Edinburgh

  • Burke & Hare- Los asesinos de Puerto Oeste
  • La caza y quema de brujas
  • Secuestradores de cadáveres y entierros en vida
  • Caníbales de Edimburgo
  • Iglesia de Canongate y Mausoleo
  • La mejor vista de la Ciudad Antigua
  • Abraham Lincoln y el Faro de Almas
  • Cementerio de Calton Hill


2 hours
Guide in Spanish

Adults: free

Niño: free

Availability and starting time
Not available
When to book?
You can reserve up to before the activity
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel the reservation, so that the guide does not wait.


Professional guide
1 Participación en Premios Mensuales: Ver Premios


Meals and drinks

Meeting point

David Hume Statue on the Royal Mile, look for the GREEN umbrella from BRUJULA FREE TOURS


How to book?
Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.
Super safe route! COVID-19 efforts
Our route takes the recommendations and key considerations of security and protection against Coronavirus.
Is the interior of the monuments visited?
Only the exterior of the named sites
Is the tour adapted for people with reduced mobility?
Not adapted
Guaranteed departures without min of travelers
Are animals allowed?
Activity recommended for children?
Yes, families are welcome

Our promises

Best price guaranteed
Quick and easy reservation
Multilingual Customer Service
Secure payment

Contact us

Do you have any question?
Would you like this tour in private?
Reservation online or by phone (+34) 644709527
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