7 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

7 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh Castle and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Edinburgh Old Town and Grassmarket. Step out of Edinburgh to go to Glasgow and see Buchanan Street, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, make a trip to The Royal Mile, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Edinburgh Zoo, and steep yourself in history at Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh online holiday planner.

If you are flying in from Malta, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Sat) before leaving for home.

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Edinburgh Castle
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Edinburgh Old Town

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