3 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

3 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh

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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: examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip generator.

If you are flying in from Czech Republic, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. August in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

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