6 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

6 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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— 5 nights


Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Edinburgh Castle and Edinburgh Old Town. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Palace of Holyroodhouse and Gladstone's Land. Change things up with these side-trips from Edinburgh: Glasgow (Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum & Buchanan Street). And it doesn't end there: take in the exciting artwork at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close, sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh travel planner.

If you are flying in from France, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In August, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

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