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 Castle 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: Ross Back Sands Beach (in Bamburgh), Elie Beach (in Elie) and Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines (in Errol). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, make a trip to Calton Hill, kick back and relax at Portobello Beach, and contemplate the long history of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip itinerary planner .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. August in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 49°F at night. 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, Ross Back Sands Beach, Elie Beach, Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines
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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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