Edinburgh Castle, United Kingdom

Map of Edinburgh Castle with roads and terrain

Transportation to Edinburgh Castle

Description

Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland located in the Central Belt region of the country. With a population of approximately 450,000 (1 million in the city region), "Auld Reekie" (Edinburgh) manages to combine both ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere. Watched over by the imposing Edinburgh castle, the symbol of the city, Edinburgh combines medieval relics, Georgian grandeur and a powerful layer of modern life with contemporary avant-garde.

Powered by WikiVoyage

Top Things to Do in Edinburgh Castle

1 - 10 of 248 Things to Do

Popular Tours in Edinburgh Castle

3-Day Isle of Skye Small-Group Tour from Edinburgh

422 Reviews

Immerse yourself in the wild beauty of the Scottish Highlands and Isle of Skye on this 3-day small-group tour from Edinburgh, with accommodation and round-trip... Read More

5-Day Best of Scotland Experience from Edinburgh

20 Reviews

Experience the natural beauty of Scotland on a 5-day tour through the Lowlands, Northern Highlands, West Coast and the magical Isle of Skye. Focusing on the... Read More

5-Day Orkney Islands Tour from Edinburgh

22 Reviews

Venture to the far-flung Orkney Islands on a 5-day tour from Edinburgh with 3-star accommodation included, and visit top Highland towns and attractions, too! With... Read More

3-Day Isle of Skye and Scottish Highlands Tour

144 Reviews

Experience the Highland beauty of the Isle of Skye on a 3-day excursion from Edinburgh. You'll spend two nights on the Isle of Skye, see legendary Loch Ness and... Read More

6-Day Outer Hebrides and Isle of Skye Tour from Ed

1 Review

Explore Scotland’s Outer Hebrides and the Isle of Skye on a 6-day tour from Edinburgh and discover the islands’ enchanting scenery, history and people! Windswept... Read More

5-Day Tour from Edinburgh: York, Yorkshire Dales, Lake District and Hadrian's Wall

2 Reviews

Discover some of northern England’s most picturesque regions on this 5-day excursion from Edinburgh. With an expert driver-guide, enjoy a scenic journey along the... Read More

Powered by Viator

Edinburgh Castle Travel Tips & Reviews

Popular Trips through Edinburgh Castle

  • 34
  • 0

United Kingdom Adventure

TripHappy's profile picture on TripHappy
TripHappy

No Dates Set

  • 33
  • 0

United Kingdom Adventure

TripHappy's profile picture on TripHappy
TripHappy

No Dates Set

  • 32
  • 0

United Kingdom Adventure

TripHappy's profile picture on TripHappy
TripHappy

No Dates Set

Cost of Living in Edinburgh Castle

Daily Budget:
USD

41 - 58

Weekly Budget:
USD

287 - 410
Item Description Estimated Price
Fast Food Meal
USD
7.00
Cheap Local Restaurant Meal
USD
15.00
Mid-range Restaurant Meal
USD
32.25
Coffee at a Cafe
USD
3.50
Beer at a Bar
USD
5.00
Bottle of Wine from a Market
USD
10.00
Ticket to a Movie
USD
13.50
Ticket on Public Transportation
USD
2.00
Taxi (1km)
USD
2.00

Powered by Numbeo

Edinburgh Castle Weather: Average Temperature

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
45 48 53 57 62 66 65 61 56 50 46 44
34 35 38 42 47 50 50 47 43 37 35 34
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
8 9 12 14 17 19 18 17 13 10 8 7
1 2 3 6 9 10 10 8 6 3 2 1

Powered by Wunderground