The capital of Scotland, Edinburgh is an exciting city explore, from its Fringe Festival in summer to the iconic Edinburgh Castle – a hub of many iconic events throughout the year and home to rich Scottish heritage.
Wander the city by foot, discover the impressive Palace of Holyroodhouse, experience the Edinburgh Dungeon, or embark on a Seafari Adventure – browse our city guide for more Edinburgh attractions.
See what else Edinburgh has to offer and book a romantic city break.
The Samhuinn Fire Festival draws inspiration from ancient Gaelic traditions and the struggle between Winter and Summer.
25 May - 02 June
With an emphasis on striking visual productions, the Edinburgh Inernational Children's Festival continuously goes beyond expectations of children’s work, inspiring and delighting both the young and young-at-heart.
Best Bar: A boutique hotel with a variety of internationally themed luxury bars, Le Monde (George St) is Edinburgh's venue of choice for the discerning party-goer.
Best Scottish Restaurant: Stac Polly provides the ultimate Scottish food experience. Boasting a central location and a range of inventive takes on traditional dishes – such as haggis in filo parcels – this eatery fuses highland charm with modern cuisine.
Best Kept Secret: One mile from Edinburgh Castle, Arthur’s Seat is a remarkably wild piece of highland landscape in the city centre. The views from the 251-metre peak over Edinburgh are truly spectacular.
Learn more about booking a city break in Edinburgh.