3 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

3 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Royal Yacht Britannia and National Museum of Scotland. Escape the urban bustle at Arthur's Seat and Portobello Beach. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, make a trip to Palace of Holyroodhouse, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, and take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip planning site.

If you are flying in from Mexico, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
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National Museum of Scotland
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Royal Yacht Britannia

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