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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, explore the striking landscape at Calton Hill, and get to know the fascinating history of The Royal Mile.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh travel planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

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Royal Yacht Britannia
Edinburgh Castle
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