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The Mountebank Comedy Walk of Edinburgh provided by The Mountebank Comedy Tour of Edinburgh

The Mountebank Comedy Walk of Edinburgh

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 18/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from The Mountebank Comedy Walk of Edinburgh
Your guide will like be wearing PPE (a visor) Physical distancing will be adhered to (2m) The wearing of face masks is not mandatory but customers are welcome to wear them if they so wish ​There are no physical items to touch on the tour including doors ​
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Updated 18/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
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You'll start at
Monkey Barrel Comedy
9-11 Blair St, Edinburgh EH1 1QR, UKI'll be the guy dressed in a kilt standing outside the comedy club..!!
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  • 1
    Monkey Barrel Comedy
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Royal Mile
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    Mercat Cross
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    St Giles' Cathedral
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Writers' Museum
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Edinburgh Castle
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 7
    Grassmarket
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 8
    Greyfriars Kirkyard
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll end at
Greyfriars Kirkyard
26A Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh EH1 2QE, UKFinishing point is subject to change, route may change but finishing point will always be in the Old Town
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Important Information
Departure Point
Monkey Barrel Comedy, 9-11 Blair St, Edinburgh EH1 1QR, UK
Duration
2h
Return Details
Greyfriars Kirkyard, 26A Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh EH1 2QE, UK
Inclusions
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Monkey Barrel Comedy
  • Entry/Admission - Mercat Cross
  • Entry/Admission - St Giles' Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Writers' Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Edinburgh Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Grassmarket
  • Entry/Admission - Greyfriars Kirkyard
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • *Strictly for ages 16 and over
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Miss M wrote a review Apr 2020
Waterdown, Canada13 contributions1 helpful vote
This comedy tour of Edinburgh is a must. Daniel is hilarious and awesome at giving tours. He is really good at incorporating everyone in the group. Our group size was around 12, which was great. The walk was not too much at all even, though it was raining almost the entire time
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Óskar Gísli wrote a review Mar 2020
Reykjavik, Iceland4 contributions
Absoloutely wonderful tour, the guide had a comedic take on Scottish/Local history and offered hilarious insults to the crowd as recuired by a true Scotsman. As a true guide (at the end of the tour) he offered information on the location local museums, pubs and shops.
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Margaret wrote a review Mar 2020
Grimsby, United Kingdom2 contributions
Funny informative and great way to spend a couple of hours in Edinburgh. Daniel was great. We highly recommend!
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Joanne M wrote a review Mar 2020
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Absolutely brilliant tour of Edinburgh! My face ached from laughing so much!! Daniel is an exceptional guide; funny, friendly and knowledgeable about the city. Do yourself a favour and book yourself on!
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Zachar K wrote a review Mar 2020
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Very funny, personal and lively approach to delivering plenty of interesting information. Some jokes are quite political and may touch on subjects related to UK society/politics/history, but Daniel went out of his way to make sure non-UK residents (like myself) understood the
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Date of experience: March 2020
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By: The Mountebank Comedy Tour of Edinburgh
rob_murray1992
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Best walking tour I've ever been on
This was one of the best things, if not the absolute best, we did on our weekend in Edinburgh. Daniel is a hilariou
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Mortified
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Rise of the Jobbie
Ab Fab 10 out of 10 for entertainment value. Despite the Scottish rain trying to spoil the day. A walking tour with
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tokej114
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Hilarious tour!
Really well balanced tour of information and comedy. Daniel is very friendly and personable. Highly recommendable!
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msK3387ZT
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Good Fun
Fantastic,really good fun.Daniel was great, friendly and funny,a good alternative tour around Edinburgh a bit of hi
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stephank654
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Why so serious?
Daniels Tour is quite something else. We really enjoyed, how he presents facts tells curiosities over Edinburgh is
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josefs638
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Amazing
Definitely a very entertaining tour. Daniel is a genius, has a great humor and ensures 2h of fun. Very recommendabl
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Duboisstmarc
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Fun and Enerttaining
Very worthwhile. An enjoyable tour with History on Edinburgh in a fun and entertaining tour. Thank you Daniel😀
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Genevieve D
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Refreshing walking tour!
Daniel took us on a terrific tour! He was very dynamic and knowledgeable and kept it interesting with his humor!
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jarrodf265
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Just great
Firstly well done Daniel for doing something totally different. If you want an alternative tour of Edinburgh then t
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JamEssence
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A must for stag do's
You'd be hard pressed to find a tour with as much historic intrigue and laugh riot humour thrown into the mix. Ever
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Pete L
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Fun and interesting
We had a great time on the tour. So informative and so funny, Dan was so engaging throughout the tour. Money well
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Nick M
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Great experience
Not my usual type of activity, but this was genuinely fun and interesting. Especially for newcomers. Daniel has a c
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Jordon K
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Very fun and informative
Daniel was fantastic - I certainly reccomend this for people coming to Edinburgh for the first time.
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AJAYcabrera
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Funny and witty.
Fun and informative. Scotland's history with a twist. A really enjoyable addition to my experience in Scotland.
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Francesca B
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Recommend
Really enjoyed this and would recommend! Daniel was funny and made learning the history of Scotland fun! Great way
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  • Duration: 2h
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