5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Rosslyn Chapel and The Kelpies & The Helix. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Edinburgh: Stirling (The National Wallace Monument & Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park), The Kelpies (in Falkirk) and Five Sisters Zoo (in West Calder). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, steep yourself in history at Georgian House, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip generator.

If you are flying in from Hong Kong, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. June in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Sightseeing Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Stirling, Falkirk, Rosslyn Chapel, Five Sisters Zoo
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Rosslyn Chapel
Royal Yacht Britannia
Edinburgh Castle

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