5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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— 4 nights


Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Royal Yacht Britannia and National Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh Castle and Buchanan Street are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close, view the masterpieces at Dovecot Studios, stop by Cranachan & Crowdie, and browse the range of quality goods at Jenners.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip planner.

If you are flying in from Japan, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In May, daytime highs in Edinburgh are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Buchanan Street
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland