5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Grassmarket and Edinburgh Castle. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Museum of Scotland and The Real Mary King's Close. Explore Edinburgh's surroundings by going to Glasgow (Buchanan Street & Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to The Royal Mile, take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, look for gifts at Doodles, and explore the wide array of goods at Jenners.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh trip builder.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Edinburgh. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

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Grassmarket
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