4 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

4 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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— 3 nights


Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get some historical perspective at Edinburgh Castle and Edinburgh Old Town. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Royal Yacht Britannia and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions. Step out of Edinburgh to go to Glasgow and see Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, stroll through Calton Hill, and explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To find maps and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh vacation planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (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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National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia