8 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

8 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, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, contemplate the long history of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and get your game on at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip generator.

If you are flying in from Italy, 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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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Royal Yacht Britannia
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat

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