2 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

2 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Arthur's Seat, and then take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of The Royal Mile, then sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh itinerary planner.

Aberdeen to Edinburgh is an approximately 2.5-hour car. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In September in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

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Edinburgh Old Town
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The Scotch Whisky Experience
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Edinburgh Castle

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