5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

5 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nature, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, get great views at Calton Hill, and explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh vacation builder.

If you are flying in from Switzerland, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. February in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
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Calton Hill

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