Which real-life wizard owned a cursed walking stick? Where is best and worst to practice witchcraft? Where would spitting bring luck and banish evil? Find the answers to all of these and more within Edinburgh on a puzzling journey that guides you to locations even the locals may not linger in.
Let the monsters and mythical creatures of the old city take you on a journey that will set the city in a different light. Set your own pace, discovering tales and history both heartwarming and chilling. Along the way find pauses for a drink of choice in a selection of excellent bars and cafes before continuing on your path with cryptic conundrums that will keep you on your toes. Your hero's journey starts here!
Please note that this route features lots of stairs and climbing.
Plan your day
Start any time, any day
2.5 - 3 hours across 3.9 km / 2.5 miles
National Records, Edinburgh
Rose Street, Edinburgh
The great things our customers have to say about CityDays
A great way to see a city and learn some facts! Had a fantastic day 😁
Great way to get to know the city through fun facts. Perfect day out.
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