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Queensferry Port Stopover Experience


8 hours | from £126.00 pp
If you’re enjoying a cruise and docking in Queensferry, make the most of the time you have, however short, and explore Edinburgh with a Local Host! Even if you only have a few hours, you can discover the best of what the city has to offer and get acquainted with Edinburgh’s warm personality. Whether day or night and you’ve got a few days or just a few hours, experience a taste of local life in the Edinburgh even on your layover. See the most famous landmarks or explore a more local neighbourhood. Of course, your Local Host will always find the time to squeeze in a few hidden gems and take you to the best restaurants and coffee shops too!
8 hrs
Start when you want
Queensferry Port
Walking + uber

What you'll do

Join a like-minded Local Host to experience a taste of life in Edinburgh while your ship docks at stunning Queensferry, whether you’re here for the night or you only have a few hours.Read more +

Your Local Host will design a fully personalised and bespoke route for you in Edinburgh which allows you to make the most of your time in the city, seeing the most famous attractions through the unique perspective of a Edinburgh local and experience some off-the-beaten-path hidden gems too.

Stop to taste a glass of finest scotch, or grab some authentic local food or a quick meal at one of your Local Host’s favourite spots, somewhere that suits your preferences, budget and dietary requirements.  Choose which of the city’s top attractions you most want to see, as well as stopping by local spots and places of interest along the way to get an authentic insight into local life in Edinburgh. Even if your layover is at night, there’s lots to do, and your Local Host will design an experience that suits your personality. 

Your Local Host will help you to maximise the time you have before your ship leaves port, meaning you don’t have to worry about making the most of your time here or working out the best way to get from your ship to the area of the city you’d like to explore and you can simply spend your time discovering the city like a local, even if it’s just for a few hours!


What's Included

* 100% Private and personalised itinerary
* 8 hours with a Local Host (including travel time)
* Return transport to/from Queensferry Port
* Walking experience


What's Not Included

* Food and drinks
* Tickets to any attractions
* Transportation costs other than the ones included in the experience
* Gratuities (optional)


Cancellation policy

Cancel up to 14 days before your experience and get a full refund.


Meeting Point

Your Local Host will meet you at the port and return travel to the port is included in the price.

Experience Highlights

* Don’t waste a second of time when your ship docks in Edinburgh! Let a local design a unique experience which will help you make the most of your time in the city 
* With your Local Host to guide you, and with their knowledge, tips and tricks, maximise the time you have in the city 
* Squeeze in some sight seeing and visit the city’s highlights without wasting time getting lost
* Make time for an authentic meal in a local area 
* Let your Local Host personalise an experience that fits your schedule and the places you’d most like to see 

Total: GBP
per adult
Start when you want

You can specify your preferred start time after booking

Experience type
Private and personalised to what you want to see and do.
Multiple languages available. Request at time of booking.
Kids go free
Kids up to 12 years old go free