Things to do in Edinburgh


If you're looking for a fun and exciting place to visit, you should check out Edinburgh. It's a city full of culture, history, and beauty. You can explore the stunning Edinburgh Castle, where you can see the crown jewels of Scotland and hear the One O'Clock Gun. You can also visit the National Museum of Scotland, where you can learn about everything from ancient Egypt to modern technology.


And if you're feeling adventurous, you can climb Arthur's Seat, an old volcano that offers amazing views of the city and beyond. Edinburgh is a place where you can have a blast, day or night.

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Free

Edinburgh Old Town

The oldest part of Scotland's capital city. The area has preserved much of its medieval streets and forms part of a protected UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Free

Royal Mile

The Royal Mile is the name given to a succession of streets forming the main thoroughfare of the Old Town of the city of Edinburgh in Scotland.

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Adults from £15.95

Camera Obscura & World of Illusions

Edinburgh's oldest attraction with a combination of over 100 interactive exhibits, breath-taking rooftop views and an 168-year-old Camera Obscura!

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Adults £10

The Cadies and Witchery Tours

The award-winning Cadies & Witchery Tours invite you to join our fearless phantoms for a suspenseful and mirth-filled tour of Edinburgh's Old Town.

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Free

Museum of Edinburgh

Iconic items, beautiful objects, fascinating facts and gruesome tales are waiting to be discovered in this beautiful 16th century museum.

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Free

National Museum of Scotland

Our diverse collections will take you on a journey of discovery through the history of Scotland and around the world.

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Dynamic Earth

A five star visitor attraction in Edinburgh that tells the story of the planet Earth. For fun things to do in Edinburgh, Dynamic Earth is worth a visit.

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Adults from £10.20

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle dominates the skyline of the city of Edinburgh from its position on the Castle Rock.

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Adults £14

Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Queen's official residence in Edinburgh and the home of Scottish royal history.

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From £10

Edinburgh Gin Distillery

A curious playground for the palate, we invite you to indulge yourself in the majesty and mystery of the beautiful botanical libations we call gin.

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Free

Arthur's Seat

Arthur's Seat is the main peak of the group of hills in Edinburgh, Scotland which form most of Holyrood Park.

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From £20

OMH Therapies

In a world where people struggle to find time for themselves, we promote wellness and balance through focused therapies.

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Free

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Founded in 1670 as a physic garden, it is now a world-renowned centre for plant science, horticulture and education.