Edinburgh Attractions

Edinburgh, Scotland, has a large variety of cultural attractions to offer, and is therefore very popular among tourists. Things to do in Edinburgh are plentiful. tripwolf helps you find the best things to see in Edinburgh. Below we listed the best sights and museums in Edinburgh according to tripwolf's travel community. tripwolves KaH, philipp and rivaldo369 have favorite sights in Edinburgh.

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  • Edinburgh Castle

    105 votes


    Edinburgh Castle is a historic fortress which dominates the skyline of the city of Edinburgh, Sco...

  • Royal Mile

    81 votes


    This mile-long cobblestone street leads up to the castle. The Royal Mile has always been the cente...

  • Arthur's Seat

    35 votes


    The majestic hill overlooking the city - great for a hike. Arthur's Seat is an extinct volcano loc...

  • Palace of Holyroodhouse

    29 votes


    The Palace of Holyroodhouse ( or ), commonly referred to as Holyrood Palace, is the official resi...

  • Museum of Scotland

    21 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The museum mixes innovative modern architecture with the best of Scotland's heritage. The Royal M...

  • Calton Hill

    17 votes


    Calton Hill () is a hill in central Edinburgh, Scotland, situated beyond the east end of Princes ...

  • Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

    10 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The Dean Gallery, located opposite the National Gallery of Modern Art, has an excellent collectio...

  • Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

    10 votes

    Park / Zoo

    The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) is a scientific centre for the study of plants, their d...

  • Scottish Parliament

    8 votes


    The Scottish Parliament (Scottish Gaelic: Pàrlamaid na h-Alba; Scots: The Scots Pairlament) is th...

  • Edinburgh Zoo

    8 votes

    Park / Zoo

    Edinburgh's star attraction for kids. Opened in 1913, Edinburgh Zoo is famous for being the first ...



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