7 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

7 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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Edinburgh Old Town and The Real Mary King's Close. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Royal Yacht Britannia and National Museum of Scotland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Edinburgh: Elie Beach (in Elie), Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines (in Errol) and Ross Back Sands Beach (in Bamburgh). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, take some stellar pictures from Calton Hill, make a trip to The Royal Mile, and admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh online attractions planner .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In August, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dalhousie Castle Falconry, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Elie Beach, Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines, Ross Back Sands Beach
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Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
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Edinburgh Old Town

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