15 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

15 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Take a break from the city and head to Arthur's Seat and Coldingham Bay. Discover out-of-the-way places like Glamis Castle and The Glasgow School of Art. Explore Edinburgh's surroundings by going to Cragside House and Gardens (in Rothbury), Bamburgh (Bamburgh Castle, Ross Back Sands Beach, & more) and Melrose Abbey (in Melrose). There's much more to do: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, and play a few rounds at St Andrews Links.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh tour planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In August in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Bamburgh, Glasgow, Dundee, Berwick upon Tweed, Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines
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