4 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

4 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Edinburgh Old Town and Royal Yacht Britannia. Escape the urban bustle at Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland, take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh road trip planning site

If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. October in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

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The Royal Mile
The Real Mary King's Close
The Real Mary King's Close

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