Edinburgh

Edinburgh Travel Tips

3 Days in Edinburgh: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, August 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 519 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

In August, the Festival City explodes with arts events and the streets fill with a cosmopolitan melange of visitors high on a heady mix of culture and single malt. Day 1: Old Town and Edinburgh ...  Read more

Top 5 Day Trips from Edinburgh

By Viator, August 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1506 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Even if you’ve only got a few days in Edinburgh, the atmospheric Scottish capital makes an ideal base for exploring further afield and with many of the country’s highlights within a short distance, ...  Read more

Multi-Day Tours from Edinburgh

By Viator, July 2014

4 star rating: Recommended 1 Rating | Tours & Tickets

From its undeniably picturesque UNESCO World Heritage Old and New Towns to its cutting edge arts scene, Edinburgh has been inspiring travelers for generations, but there’s plenty more to see outside ...  Read more

Scottish Highlands from Edinburgh

By Viator, July 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 266 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The Scottish Highlands are one of Europe's last great wilderness areas. Some come for the sweep of desolate, rugged beauty guaranteed to take your breath away. Others enjoy taking in the history of ...  Read more

Scottish Highlands Castles

By Viator, April 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 874 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Famed for their lush greenery, sweeping views, and pristine landscape, the Scottish Highlands certainly live up to their billing. A plethora of picturesque views saturate the landscape, making the ...  Read more

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

By Philippa Burne , UK, March 2014

Since 1950, the forecourt of Edinburgh Castle has hosted the annual Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Set up to raise money for charity, the Tattoo began with eight items on the programme; this year ...  Read more

Edinburgh Military Tattoo

By Viator, February 2014

4 star rating: Recommended 20 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

In a city world-famous for its festivals, there’s some stiff competition for Edinburgh’s most popular event, but each August over 200,000 onlookers gather in the grounds of Edinburgh Castle for the ...  Read more

Taste Original Scottish Whisky

By Viator, December 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 151 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The Scots love alcohol. In Edinburgh, their insatiable need for pubs has produced some very nice establishments to visit, including ancient hostelries in the Grassmarket where Scottish folk music ...  Read more

Halloween Tours

By Viator, November 2013

4.5 star rating: Recommended 438 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Haunted and historic, Edinburgh is one of the best places on the planet to celebrate Halloween in true spooky style. With a history stretching back hundreds of years, plus its towering tenements, ...  Read more

Underground Edinburgh

By Viator, July 2013

4 star rating: Recommended 12 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Edinburgh’s famous Royal Mile might be teeming with carefree shoppers and sightseers during the day, but lurking beneath the streets of the Scottish capital lies an underground realm of hidden vaults ...  Read more

lochness highland day trip

By Mukul B , July 2013

We had a lovely day trip from Edinburgh to Scottish highlands. Our guide Neil made the tour very interesting with lot of information while on tour. Lochness boat trip is optional, so one can also ...  Read more

Edinburgh Summer Activities

By Viator, May 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Rating | Tours & Tickets

Summer is festival season in Edinburgh and the city becomes a melting pot of visitors from all over the world, but with so many people and so much to do, it’s hard to know where to begin. To get you ...  Read more

Best Day trips from Edinburgh

By Zoe Smith , United Kingdom, March 2013

With so many sights within easy reach of the Scottish capital, there’s no excuse for only staying in Edinburgh. Whether you want to explore medieval castles or hike in the glens, here are 5 of the ...  Read more

Linlithgow Palace

By Zoe Smith , United Kingdom, March 2013

A popular day trip from Edinburgh, just 15km from the city center, the majestic ruins of Linlithgow Palace hold a special place in Scotland‘s history, serving as a royal residence for Scottish ...  Read more

How to Spend One Day in Edinburgh

By Zoe Smith , United Kingdom, February 2013

Scotland ’s vibrant capital does its hard-partying reputation proud as the host for a number of important Scottish festivals and celebrations (including the legendary 4-day New Year ’s ...  Read more

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