Sherlock Holmes detectives in Scotland
Sherlock Holmes, crimes and Conan Doyle guided tour
THE ORIGINS OF SHERLOCK HOLMES, PRIVATE GUIDED TOUR
To 221B Princes Street,
What inspired Arthur Conan Doyle to invent Sherlock Holmes? How did Edinburgh influence the famous detective? Did you know that the Sherlock's deductive process was based on Arthur Conan Doyle's medical studies at Surgeons' Hall? During this private tour, you will follow the author's footsteps through the winding streets of Edinburgh. You will discover the city in the 19th century and learn more about the medicine and justice of the time, and the crimes and murderers that fed the imagination of the young doctor's apprentice to create one of the greatest detectives of all time.
“Elementary” you may say?
An original and unique tour of Edinburgh as you've never seen it before to hear new stories and anecdotes about the city that has continued to inspire artists and visitors !
2h Private Guided tour
Please note, young wizards (under 18) must be with an adult.
Wear warm clothes and comfortable shoes. Cloaks, and deerstalker hats are of course welcome!
Raincoats or umbrellas are recommended.
What to bring with you?
Bring your confirmation, in your phone or printed to be checked by the guide
Departure Meeting point:
87 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HJ, UK
Look-out for our guides, you can’t miss them, they will be wearing a green cape!