Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Edinburgh Castle

Castlehill

Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 2NG United Kingdom

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http://www.edinburghcastle.gov.uk

  • 3 mentions in Unmissables of Scotland

    • Jacey & Scott M.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...n Edinburgh, you could spend multiple days. Try to at least tour the Edinburgh Castle and stroll along the Royal Mile. If you are into whisky, there is a great tasting room/store called Royal Mile Whiskies about half way down. We also..." See More

    • Valerie S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Valerie S. said, "...try touring The Real Mary King's Close. That's a bit more touristy, but will give you a great sense of history.Similarly, Edinburgh Castle is kind of a must-do. I loved exploring--it's mostly a self-guided tour, so you can go into the places..." See More

    • Helga B.

      Helga B. said, "...Street Gardens to the skyline of the old town is beautiful. Wander along the Royal Mile , the view from the Edinburgh Castle and the beauty of St.Giles Cathedral are worth a visit. Calton Hill offers you an amazing view over the..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What do to with 6 hours solo in Edinburgh?

    • Jacey & Scott M.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...Definitely visit Edinburgh Castle to start. Then follow the Royal Mile all the way down to Palace of Holyroodhouse, which you can tour as well. Stop at the various whisky tasting rooms, or even do the The Scotch Whisky Experience (take the..." See More

    • Justin G.

      Justin G. said, "...Well depending on how much luggage you have and how tired you could go to the Edinburgh Castle up the Royal Mile Tavern. Also theres a ton of old pubs up and down the royal mile so if you don't mind day..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the highlights not to miss with a 10 year old? Hotels?

    • Rob B.

      Rob B. said, "... Edinburgh Castle is great for all ages - you can see all of the old military stuff, try on highland fashions from the William Wallace era - will get the kids really excited. Just outside of Edinburgh is a hotel called Carberry..." See More

    • Belinda M.

      Belinda M. said, "...know how things Go and Work. Also in Glasgow ,the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum combines art and natural history. At Edinburgh Castle my friend and I ( ladies in 60s) found the National War Museum of Scotland fascinating. I would think..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the best Scottish castles to visit in Scotland?

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...husband and I only made it to a few and we're itching for the day we can return to see more. Edinburgh Castle is a great castle to visit and there is plenty to do in the busy city of Edinburgh as..." See More

    • Jacey & Scott M.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...Urquhart Castle is absolutely stunning. The ruins are right on the banks of Loch Ness. Do not miss this one. Edinburgh Castle is very well maintained, with plenty to see inside-various exhibits and restored rooms, plus great views of the city. Palace..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Itinerary Tips for 3 days in Edinburgh?

    • Jen S.

      Jen S. said, "...a beautiful city and is surrounded by some amazing countryside. My suggestions would be to walk The Royal Mile up to Edinburgh Castle, climb Arthur's Seatwhich is an easy 20-30 minutes walk, take a tour of the Underground Nation, the The..." See More

    • Jacey & Scott M.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...Spend at least a half day exploring The Royal Mile. Then take the tour, or explore, both ends-the Edinburgh Castle and Palace of Holyroodhouse. We took the bus/or cab down to Leith and thought it was delightful. They have the queen's yacht..." See More

  • 1 mention in Ideas for scenic country drives

    • Shrirang J.

      Shrirang J. said, "...ships can travel against gravity.Near Edinburgh city there is (or used to be) a Swarovski crystal factory. You can visit them. Edinburgh Castle, The Scotch Whisky Experience factory tour are two other must-visit places.Walking on the cobbled paths in the city..." See More

  • 1 mention in Edinburgh - Affordable hotels in the city center?

    • Valerie S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Valerie S. said, "...don't mean the specific apartments, but the Royal Mile is one street in the heart of old Edinburgh and ends at Edinburgh Castle ). I used Airbnb to find the apartment, and sharing with friends made the cost a lot more reasonable...." See More

  • 1 mention in What is your favorite capital city you've ever traveled to?

    • Rory W.

      Rory W. said, "...Edinburgh has some of the best architecture, great pubs and history ( Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile, St.Giles Cathedral for example) and is easy to get around on foot or using public transport. Go in Summer for the Edinburgh Festival and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to visit in Scotland?

    • Daniel L.

      Daniel L. said, "...you can hire a car, it is definitely the best way to see as much as possible. Edinburgh is great, especially Edinburgh Castle, but don't allocate too many days there as there is a lot of land to cover and much..." See More

  • 1 mention in Countryside adventures!

    • Shauna H.

      Shauna H. said, "...via consensus. The intention is that the king "speaks" for the town and also welcomes visitors and newcomers. Try to see Edinburgh Castle. This castle has literally seen it all beginning with the Romans and then on to the Kings and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must-go places for weekend trips from Edinburgh?

    • Belinda M.

      Belinda M. said, "...for ruins and coastal scenery and golf. You could find something special in Edinburgh every weekend there is so much. The Edinburgh Castle alone deserves a long day. I believe North Berwick has a sea bird sanctuary, Scottish Seabird Centre. If you..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to go with a 1.5 year old while in Scotland?

    • Abbi C.

      Abbi C. said, "...the hard work! Just walking around Edinburgh Old Town or The Royal Mile will be fun, and be sure to visit Edinburgh Castle and Calton Hill. There are many parks around the city center - Holyrood Park, Royal Terrace Gardens, Regent Gardens,..." See More

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