2 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

2 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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, then stop by Grassmarket, then contemplate the long history of Georgian House, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The Royal Mile. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, then explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, then explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Holyrood Park.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip itinerary builder.

If you are flying in from Sweden, 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. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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Grassmarket
National Museum of Scotland
The Royal Mile

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