Address: Holyrood Park, Edinburgh, Scotland
Arthur’s Seat is situated in Holyrood Park, along with its rich cultural heritage, the parks has walks, wildlife, solace, volcanic geology along with unparalleled vista of the city from so many of its vantage points. Arthur’s Seat is just one of 4 forts, which date back from around over 2,000 years ago. There is a ranger service on the site.
Princes Street Gardens
Phone Number: 0131 529 7921
Opening Hours: Please visit our site for current opening hours.
Address: Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 2HG, Scotland
Princes Street Gardens has been awarded the Green Flag since 2011; the gardens are kept to such a high stand, not forgetting the woodland surrounding areas of Edingburgh castle. Princes Street Gardens is at the heart of Edinburgh’s world heritage. The gardens are situated in between the old and new towns of the Edinburgh Castle on the rock towering just above the western end.
Royal Yacht Britannia
Phone Numbers: 0131 555 5566
Opening Hours: Sun – Sat 10:00 – 15:30
Address: 2nd Floor, Ocean Terminal, Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ, Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia is the UK’s no 1 Attraction according to TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Awards 2014. You can experience what life was actually like when you were on board the Royal Yacht Britannia, along with an audio tour of the five decks they have. You will get to see how the Royal Family enjoyed there ‘floating palace’ for over forty years. There is a lot to see on this Yacht including the crews Quarters, the beautiful Royal Apartments, engine Room and the amazingly beautiful Royal Deck Tea Room.
The Edinburgh Dungeon
Phone Number: 0131 240 1001
Opening Hours: Mon – Fri 11:00 – 16:00 & Sat – Sun 10:00 – 17:00
Address: 31 Market Street, Edinburgh EHI IQB, Scotland
The Edinburgh Dungeon is defiantly a unique attraction for visitors, they bring together an outstanding cast of theatrical actors, stages, special effects and rides in a truly exciting and truly unique walkthrough experience that you can hear, touch, see, feel and smell. You have an eighty minute journey that will take you through 1000 year’s of the dark history of Scotland.
The Potter Trail
Phone Number: 07853 384535
Opening Hours: Please contact them for opening hours
Address: 30-34 Candlemaker Row, outside Greyfriars Bobby’s Bar, Edinburgh, EH1 2QE, Scotland
The Potter Trail is a tour based in Edinburgh specifically designed for Harry Potter Fans, so bring your wands and robes! You’ll discover some of the most magical and amazing locations that some of your most favourite characters were at. You can visit places where the author JK Rowling wrote the books and you can even learn something unique to this tour, they talk about real living wizards and witches back in the medieval Edinburgh.
Phone Number: 0131 225 9846
Opening Hours: Sun – Sat 9:30 – 18:00
Address: Castlehill, Edinburgh, EH1 2NG, Scotland
The Edinburgh Castle has over shadowed the skyline for centuries. With the Castle being a great fortress, a defender of Scotland along with one of the most famous castle attractions in the world. Now in the Modern times it is home to the Scotland Jewels, the Scottish National War Memorial, Three Military Museums, the prisons of war exhibition and so much more. The castle offers so much for an amazing day out, an experience you cannot miss. Book online with them for fast track tickets to beat the queues!
The Scotch Whiskey Experience
Phone Number: 0131 220 0441
Opening Hours: Sun – Sat 10:00 – 18:00
Address: 354 Castlehill, Edinburgh, EH1 2NE, Scotland
With The Scotch Whisky Experience you will be taking part in the whisky making process. You can experience the regional whiskies, where ever you like the sweet, fruity or smoky flavours, our experts will help you decide which is the perfect whiskey for you. You can then enter the world’s biggest vault of Scottish whiskies and enjoy a special tutored tasting and nosing.