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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Edinburgh Castle and Palace of Holyroodhouse. The Real Mary King's Close and Edinburgh Old Town will appeal to history buffs. When in Edinburgh, make a side trip to see Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow, approximately Glasgow away. The adventure continues: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, enjoy breathtaking views from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip planner.

If you are flying in from Switzerland, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
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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