Edinburgh main attractions

Edinburgh, the political and cultural capital of Scotland, offers a wide range of attractions, from museums to historical palaces to events. Edinburgh Old Town is one of the best preserved in Europe....

Edinburgh in 1 day

9.30 amStart your day with a visit to Edinburgh Castle, which will take at least 1 hour and a half. 11 am Cross Johnston Terrace and head to Castle Hill, go down Upper Bow toward Victoria Terrace. Th...

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle is the most famous castle of Scotland. In its architecture is resumed the history of the Country. The most ancient part of the building, St. Margaret’s Chapel, dates back to 11...

The Kingdom Honours – Edinburgh

The “Honours of Scotland“, which are the Crown Jewels, consist of a Crown, Sword and Sceptre. The Honours represent one of the oldest royal regalia in Christianity. The first Scottish kin...

Museum of Scotland – Edinburgh

Museum of Scotland: built on the border of the Old Town zone, it has been identified as the first Scottish building of the 20th century. The museum showcases the full history of Scotland, its territo...

New Town Edinburgh

In the quiet Georgian streets of the New Town nothing can break the enchanted atmosphere of past ages which you can breathe in Edinburgh, as if 200 years of history have never passed. This area, full...

Grassmarket Edinburgh

The Grassmarket, with the Castle lying on the background, has been a central point and the city marketplace for more than 500 years. It was right here that public executions took place, directed by t...

St Giles Cathedral Edinburgh

Dating back to 1120 and characterized by the crowned spire of the central tower (XV century), St Giles has witnessed the turbulent past of Edinburgh. This beautiful Gothic building is famous for the ...

Edinburgh underground

Underneath the streets of Edinburgh lies a maze of ancient subterranean streets, since every building was raised over pre existing streets and constructions. Edinburgh hides a real town underneath. W...

People’s Story Edinburgh

The tiny museum of People’s Story lies in the old prison of Old Tolbooth, one of the oldest buildings on the Royal Mile. The museum shows the tough life and work of common people of Edinburgh in vari...