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The Top 10 Group Activities in Edinburgh

1) Cocktail Making

Gather your pals and get ready to mix things up with a cocktail making class in Edinburgh! It's all about diving into the bartender's world for a bit as you learn how to make the tastiest drinks in town. You’ll all learn the tricks of the trade from a professional mixologist while having a blast. From mastering classic cocktails to creating quirky twists, it's a hands-on experience that's as fun as it is delicious. You’ll enjoy plenty of laughs and toasts as you shake, stir and sip your way through this interactive class.

2) Escape Room

Escape rooms are always a popular choice when it comes to group fun in the Scottish capital. Your group will be locked in a themed room, playing detective and cracking codes like Sherlock Holmes and Watson on a mission. From solving murder mysteries to pulling off epic jewellery heists, there's a theme to suit everyone. Immerse yourselves in this alternate world and try your hardest to beat the challenge ahead of you. It's all about teamwork, holding your nerve and beating the clock in just 60 minutes! Does your group have what it takes?

3) Bubble Football

Get set for the wackiest footie match of your life; it's bubble football time! Imagine yourself wrapped up in a giant, one-person, inflatable zorb, bouncing and crashing around the field like a human pinball! From crazy flips and wipeouts to unexpected goals, every second is a laugh! You’ll be split into teams to go head to head, barging your opponents out of the way so you can take control of the ball. Plus, with those zorbs, skill levels don't matter so everyone's in for a blast. Get ready to giggle your way through the game of the century!

4) Bottomless Brunch

Brace yourselves for bottomless brunch, the best meal of the week! You’ll get spoilt rotten with your choice of brunch dish from a set menu and a reservation where drinks flow like there's no tomorrow. Whether you're into cocktails, fizz, beer, spirits, cider or soft drinks, they've got you covered! Keep those glasses topped up while you indulge in your brunch dish with meaty, vegan and vegetarian options available. Some brunches even offer a theme such as ABBA, 90s, Beyonce, drag and more, complete with killer tunes and live entertainment.

5) Afternoon Tea Bus

Board a vintage Routemaster bus and get ready for a sightseeing experience like no other, while tucking into a delicious spread fit for royalty. Sink your teeth into finger sandwiches, mini quiches, cupcakes and warm scones topped with lashings of cream and jam. Get those pinkies ready as you sip on tea, coffee and even a glass of fizz. It's the ultimate treat for groups, combining sightseeing with delicious treats. You’ll drive past many sights including Edinburgh Castle to the historic Old Town on a 90 minute tour. So grab your friends and hop aboard to explore Edinburgh in style!

6) Paintballing

Gear up and get ready to unleash your inner warrior with paintballing. You and your squad will get decked out in camouflage gear, armed with paintball guns, ready to conquer the battlefield as you go head to head in teams. It's like stepping into your own action movie, where every move is strategic and every shot counts. It’s no shock that this is one of the most popular group activities in Edinburgh. From plotting group attacks to defending your bases, it's a heart-pounding adventure that'll have you laughing as you pelt your friends with as much paint as possible.

7) Prosecco Bike

Roll through this gorgeous city in style aboard a prosecco bike, your very own pub on wheels! You’ll be pedalling along the streets, wind in your hair and a glass of bubbly in hand, unwinding as you see the sights. There will be plenty of prosecco onboard to keep the good times flowing with a range of options available from bring your own booze to a few glasses of fizz each to totally unlimited prosecco. You’ll have a right laugh as you get in sync with each other before pedalling with ease. Plug in your own playlist for maximum party vibes! Everyone you pass on the street will wish they could hop on the bike with you!

8) Themed Dance Class

Get ready to shake, shimmy and strut your stuff with themed dance classes that'll have your squad feeling like dance floor dynamos! These themed classes are led by a professional dance teacher who’ll get you warmed up before teaching you a choreographed routine. You’ve got a huge range of themes to choose from that'll turn you all into the popstars you've always dreamed of, including pole dancing, Lip Sync Battle, 80s, ABBA, burlesque, Spice Girls, Beyonce and so many more. All abilities are welcome. Are you ready to dance like nobody’s watching?

9) Nude Life Drawing

If you fancy doing something a bit different, get your group to this quirky art workshop, led by a professional artist. Nude life drawing does exactly what it says on the tin; you’re going to learn how to draw a live, nude, male or female model! With pencils in hand, you’ll be tasked with drawing everything you see in front of you onto your sketch pads. Expect plenty of blushing and laughter as you get arty with your mates. Full tuition is given and the class is very lighthearted so no drawing talent is needed. You’ll even get to take your cheeky drawings home after the class!

10) Beer Bike

Beer Bikes are bang on trend right now and see you and your crew cruising through the historic streets of Edinburgh on a beer-fueled bike, cold ones in hand. You’ll all be responsible for pedalling, while a chauffeur takes care of the steering. Just hop on, pedal away and let the good times roll! With an hour of pure joy ahead, you'll soak in the sights, share laughs and drink plenty of beer! Your bike comes equipped with its own sound system and LED lights, so make sure to bring your A-game playlist for an epic soundtrack to your journey!

Group Activities for Adults in Edinburgh

If you're planning a group getaway to Edinburgh or live here and you're on the hunt for some epic activities to spice up your day or night with friends, family or loved ones, look no further. This charming Scottish city offers something for everyone, no matter your vibe, budget or group size. From affordable fun to luxurious experiences, action-packed adventures to relaxing days out and everything in between, Edinburgh has got your back.

Whether you want to be bouncing and laughing your way through a game of bubble football or testing your wits and teamwork with an escape room challenge, there’s a group activity in Edinburgh that you’ll love. From paintballing to quirky options like virtual reality and axe throwing, you're covered for a group adventure you'll never forget. So round up your crew, grab your sense of adventure, and get ready to make some epic memories you’ll all treasure.

Why Visit Edinburgh?

Edinburgh is like stepping into a time machine and zooming back centuries. Just imagine cobblestone streets, majestic castles and tales of kings and queens. Speaking of castles, Edinburgh Castle reigns supreme atop an ancient volcanic rock, offering killer views and enough historical fun facts to keep you hooked for days. There’s must visit spots but there’s also a whole trove of unique activities and experiences here that are just waiting to be discovered!

You have to pay The Royal Mile a visit. This bustling stretch of old-world charm is full of quirky shops, cosy traditionally Scottish pubs, and street performers. Don't miss the chance to snap a selfie with the famous statue of Greyfriars Bobby, the loyal dog who captured hearts for centuries.

The vibrant Grassmarket district is a haven for foodies and fun-seekers with its eclectic mix of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars and live music venues. Arthur's Seat is a majestic hill right in the heart of the city, offering breath-taking views of the skyline and beyond.

What really makes Edinburgh shine is its undeniable charm and spirit. From the friendly locals to the lively festivals that light up the streets year round, there's an energy here that's totally contagious. So whether you're a history buff, a foodie, a party lover or just looking for a good time, Edinburgh really does have it all.

Unusual Group Activities in Edinburgh

If you're looking to spice up your day or night out with some quirky Edinburgh group activities, you’re in luck. This city knows how to have a good time with a world-famous sense of humour so you’re bound to find something a bit unusual if that’s your thing.

Have you ever wanted to unleash your inner Banksy? Well, now's your chance with a graffiti art masterclass. Channel your creativity and spray-paint your way to street art stardom under the guidance of a local professional. It's messy, colourful and seriously cool.

How about stepping into a real-life whodunit with a murder mystery experience. Put your detective skills to the test as you unravel clues, interrogate suspects, and try to crack the case before time runs out. It's like being in your own Agatha Christie novel – but with a lot more laughs!

Next up, who's ready to lip-sync for their lives? Get your groove on with a Lip Sync Battle dance class inspired by the hit TV show. Learn a killer routine, mime your heart out to your favourite tunes, and battle it out for lip-sync supremacy. It's outrageous, it's over-the-top, and it's guaranteed to leave you in stitches.

And last but not least, why not try your luck with a live gameshow experience? Gather your squad, answer trivia questions, tackle crazy challenges, and compete for fabulous prizes in a high-energy showdown that'll have you laughing, cheering, and maybe even shedding a tear or two.

So there you have it, folks – quirky group activities in Edinburgh that'll take your trip to the next level. Get ready to laugh, bond, and make memories that'll last a lifetime!

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