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Looking for a taste of Scotland? Head to Edinburgh the Athens of the North and find all of the must see attractions on the map. Expedia is here to help you plan your itinerary. Whether you are popping in for business or pleasure be sure to include Edinburgh activities and Edinburgh excursions to make this a trip you will never forget. There are so many things to do in Edinburgh that you will be hard pressed to fit everything on the list

so let help you to make the best choices for tourist and local spots.

Venture to Scotland's capital and experience the wonders of the Highlands and Loch Ness that are all within your grasp. Edinburgh has a unique flavor all in its own right as you walk High Street and include Edinburgh Castle on your Edinburgh tours. Favorite attractions in Edinburgh include Edina Holyrood Palace Mary's Kings Close and the Edinburgh Vaults. Interested in all things spiritual? Look no further than St. Giles' Cathedral Incholm Greyfriars Kirkyard and the Parish Church of St.Cuthbert. This is a land rich in history with fine examples of intricate architecture offering one of the finest vistas in the world.

One of the reasons why Edinburgh might be a top destination and one of the places on your bucket list is because of how easy it is to get around. Public transportation is inexpensive and easily accessible. Take the train a bus or a taxi to get where you need to go at a fraction of the price of other popular tourist spots.

Expedia can assist you in finding lodging when you visit Edinburgh. Enjoy the quaint charm of Auld Reekie guest houses and take tours as well. Turn to to make all of your travel arrangements. Planning your trip to Edinburgh will be a breeze with all of the information you need only a click away. You won't miss a trick when you use us as your convenient free travel agent. Make your plans pack your bags and get ready for your next adventure in the British Isles!


Where to stay in Edinburgh

Old Town

Wander the narrow alleys of Edinburgh's historic center to discover the hidden delights of an area that also encompasses some of the city's top attractions.


New Town

Stroll around the refined Georgian quarter of Edinburgh to encounter iconic monuments, stunning art galleries and an array of stores.


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