6 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

6 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.
Take a break from the city and head to Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. Get some cultural insight at Edinburgh Castle and The Real Mary King's Close. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland, take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, admire the masterpieces at Scottish National Gallery, and step aboard Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip planner.

If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

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

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