We had Adam as a guide on the Darkside walking tour and he was fantastic. His energy was great, so animated and entertaining. The tour was really well done and the stories shared were ones I will remember. Thanks Adam!
Your evening tour begins at a designated meeting point in Edinburgh Old Town. Greet your guide and receive an introduction to the city’s dark history.
Wind your way down the cobbled streets surrounding Calton Hill and North Bridge, beneath which lies the Blair Street Vaults. Discover tales of torture and treason interspersed with stories of pagan festivals and dramatic historical events.
Get acquainted with the deceased residents of Canongate cemetery, and discover the truth behind the gruesome exploits of Burke and Hare, the notorious Edinburgh grave robbers.
Your tour concludes on the Royal Mile.
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I booked a tour for me and my family with Greg, who was fantastic. He walked us around Edinburgh, up and down hills, but always stopped to tell us some stories right when we wanted to rest a moment. We would have never seen many...More
My boyfriend and I choose the dark side walking tour instead of a normal tour of the town, when we first arrived to Edinburgh. Our guide, Adam Gloser, did such a great job reenacting the horror stories, taking care of the group and getting people...More
Adam was a charming bloke, and a great storyteller. He had a variety of gruesome, hilarious, and bizarre stories to tell, and he told them with gusto, involving several of the individuals, and engaging the audience like a pro. This tour was definitely worth it,...More
I did the Dark Side tour with Sarah as my tour guide and she was absolutely wonderful! She got so into the stories using different voices for characters and acting them out with her hands. She made an attempt to get to know everyone she...More