3 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

3 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.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nature, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a tour of Royal Yacht Britannia, get to know the fascinating history of The Royal Mile, explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. September in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia
Arthur's Seat

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