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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Rosslyn Chapel and The Scottish Deer Centre. Escape the urban bustle at Dalhousie Castle Falconry and Seacliff Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Melrose Abbey (in Melrose) and Loch Leven National Nature Reserve (in Kinross). There's more to do: admire the masterpieces at Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh trip maker tool.

In December, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dalhousie Castle Falconry, The Scottish Deer Centre, Seacliff Beach, Rosslyn Chapel, Melrose Abbey
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Melrose Abbey ©
Melrose Abbey
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Scottish National Portrait Gallery ©
Scottish National Portrait Gallery

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