8 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

8 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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— 7 nights


Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Grace Darling Museum and Royal Yacht Britannia will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Edinburgh Castle and Cragside House and Gardens. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Edinburgh: Bamburgh Castle (in Bamburgh), Glamis Castle (in Glamis) and St. Andrews (St Andrews Links & St Andrews Cathedral). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, don't miss a visit to Palace of Holyroodhouse, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh trip itinerary website.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Golf

Side Trips

Bamburgh, St. Andrews, Cragside House and Gardens, Kilspindie Golf Club, Rosslyn Chapel
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St Andrews Links ©
St Andrews Links
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle