5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Step out of the city life by going to Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. Royal Yacht Britannia and Edinburgh Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Edinburgh with a short trip to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow, about 1:55 hours away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, explore the world behind art at Scottish National Gallery, explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and get curious at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Edinburgh vacation trip planner.

If you are flying in from Spain, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in February, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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