Escape the Airport: See Edinburgh On Your Layover

Arthur’s Seat, a few drams or a highland food market.

Escape the Airport: See Edinburgh On Your Layover

Arthur’s Seat, a few drams or a highland food market.

Escape the Airport: See Edinburgh On Your Layover

Arthur’s Seat, a few drams or a highland food market.

  • Private &
    personalised
  • 5 hours
  • From £90.00 per person
  • Walking
  • Multiple languages available. Request at time of booking.

What you’ll do

You’ll bust out of the airport (Bruce Willis style) and explore some of Edinburgh with your host as you wait for your connecting flight. Regardless of how long or short your layover is, there’s no need to waste it sitting around. You’re in Edinburgh after all, and it’s your duty to explore it as fully as you can. Swap in airport food for some fresh market produce, the lounge for Edinburgh Castle, or stretch your legs in the beautiful Holyrood Park. On a limited time excursion, you might want to climb Arthur’s Seat, a hilltop that affords a stunning panoramic view of the city and overall impression of Edinburgh’s green natural surrounds. Perhaps you’d like to wander through Old Town, discovering its come-hither stores, quaint coffee shops and exciting vintage stores. If your layover is in the evening, there can be no better stop off that a traditional Scottish pub for a tumbler of the highland’s finest whiskey. Just beware, don’t order Irish whiskey, whatever you do! Just kidding. Or are we…?

Our Picks

  • Don't waste your layover in Edinburgh waiting at the airport, get out and see a bit of the city with a host

  • With a host’s tips and savvy, make the most of the time you have in Edinburgh

  • Squeeze in some sightseeing and visit the city's highlights

  • Swap airport food for an authentic local meal

  • Let your host personalise an experience that fits your schedule and the places you'd most like to see

  • Taxi pick up and drop off, so you don’t need to stress about missing your flight

Good to know

What’s not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Food and drinks Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs other than the ones included in the experience
  • Gratuities (optional)
Cancellation Policy

Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund



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The fun bit

Spend time in the city with your carefully
selected host. You have an itinerary but it’s
unscripted so it’s up to you and your host
where you go and what you do.

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