3 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

3 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Step off the beaten path and head to Rosslyn Chapel and The Kelpies & The Helix. When in Edinburgh, make a side trip to see National Wallace Monument in Stirling, approximately 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the galleries of Royal Yacht Britannia, step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh holiday planning tool .

If you are flying in from Spain, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In June, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

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National Wallace Monument, The Kelpies & The Helix, Rosslyn Chapel
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