3 days in Scotland Itinerary

3 days in Scotland Itinerary

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3 days in Scotland Itinerary

Start: Nottingham
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Nottingham

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, make a trip to The Royal Mile, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, and take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip tool .

Nottingham to Edinburgh is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Nottingham in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in Edinburgh, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

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