5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Royal Yacht Britannia and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Get a sense of the local culture at Edinburgh Castle and Scottish National Gallery. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at National Museum of Scotland, wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, and step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip planning site.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In September in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia