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#1 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
The UK's No. 1 Attraction (TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2014). Experience what life was... more
#2 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Edinburgh's oldest neighborhood, dating back to medieval times: these small streets are lined with... more
#3 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Enjoy unique 360 degree panoramic views over Edinburgh from the fascinating Camera Obscura and... more
#4 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
A mighty fortress, the defender of the nation, and a world-famous visitor attraction - Edinburgh... more
#5 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Historic neighborhood lined with monuments dating back to the Enlightenment.
#6 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Stretch of road connecting Edinburgh Castle with Holyrood Palace, the Queen's residence in Scotland.
#7 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Holyrood Park is a unique historic landscape in the heart of the city, whose dramatic crags and... more
#8 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
The Palace of Holyroodhouse is the official residence in Scotland of Her Majesty The Queen. The... more
Inchcolm Abbey (South Queensferry)
#9 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
David I established a priory here which became an abbey in 1235. It is now the best-preserved group... more
#10 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Enter one of Scotland's most curious heritage sites. An archeological mystery that has baffled... more
#11 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
This is the main church of The Church of Scotland.
#12 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Hidden beneath the Royal Mile lies Edinburgh’s deepest secret: a warren of hidden ‘closes’ where... more
Forth Road Bridge (South Queensferry)
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A 200-foot spire dedicated to Sir Walter Scott, the famous Scottish poet.
#15 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Admire city views from the high ramparts of Edinburgh's 'other castle', play hide-and-seek in its... more
#16 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Fully restored period house.
#17 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Historical church famous for its cemetery where Bobby, a loyal terrier, kept watch over his master's... more
#18 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Our Dynamic Earth is a 5 star visitor experience which invites you to take a journey through time to... more
#20 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
This memorial commemorates the loyal pooch who spent 14 years by his master's grave.
#21 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Hopetoun House (South Queensferry)
#22 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
This historic building is known as "Scotland's finest stately home."
#23 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
In the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town, the Scottish Parliament building opened in 2004 and has since... more
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#27 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
This massive rock towering over Edinburgh is the setting for Edinburgh Castle and serves as one of... more
#28 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Step back into a colourful and exciting world, where the wealthy and privileged live side by side... more
#29 of 97 Sights & Landmarks in Edinburgh
Nestled in the heart of Edinburgh's historic Old Town, the Grassmarket area is one of the most... more