Improve your listening - watch this video on the history of the river and answer the questions below

How many mills were once located on the Water of Leith?

Which of these was NOT found in Dean Village?

What was Leith famous for in the 20th Century?

Hidden Gems along the Water of Leith

  • - The Water of Leith Visitor Centre
  • - The Dean Village
  • - St Bernard's Well
  • - Stockbridge
  • - The Port of Leith

Experience Edinburgh with us

Our Experience Edinburgh General English course is available year-round. This course enables you to study some hours in our school and visit locations in Edinburgh with your teacher. You get the best of indoor and outdoor English practice as well as visiting interesting places in the city.

Courses where you can explore Edinburgh

Experience Edinburgh General English combination course