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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rosslyn Chapel, then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, explore the historical opulence of Holyrood Park, then explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and finally don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In May in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

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Rosslyn Chapel
Edinburgh Castle
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