4 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

4 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh Castle and Edinburgh Old Town will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Museum of Scotland and Royal Yacht Britannia. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and take in the exciting artwork at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip itinerary planning website.

If you are flying in from Switzerland, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In July, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland