5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

5 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.
Let the collections at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh capture your imagination. The Real Mary King's Close and Edinburgh Castle will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Royal Mile, contemplate the long history of Grassmarket, stop by Cadenhead's, and take in the awesome beauty at Arthur's Seat.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh custom trip planner.

If you are flying in from Hong Kong, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In May, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

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Edinburgh Castle
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National Museum of Scotland

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