Attractions In Edinburgh


Scotlands capital is a world acknowledged centre for the arts, theatre, its castle and numerous attractions. Edinburgh is approximately 30 minutes from Paddockhall Holiday cottages, by car, or a 20 minutes journey by train from Linlithgow.

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Edinburghs Hogmanay Festivities From lateDecember through to 1 January, Edinburgh is the place to be to celebrate the Ne’erday each year.

Edinburgh CastleEdinburgh Castle has dominated the skyline for centuries and is part of the Old and New Towns of Edinburgh’s World Heritage Site. Marvel at the nation’s Crown Jewels, smell the gunpowder after the One o’clock Gun fires, hear the Castle’s great story on a guided tour.– all in this magnificent fortress.

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo each August. Edinburgh Tattoo

The Edinburgh International Festival – Three weeks of the finest music, theatre, opera and dance during August each year. Edinburgh International Festival

The Edinburgh Festival FringeThe largest arts festival in the world held in August each year. The Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Edinburgh DungeonsThe Edinburgh Dungeon is a unique visitor attraction that brings together an amazing cast of theatrical actors, special effects, stages, scenes

and rides in a truly unique and exciting walk through experience that you see, hear, touch, smell and feel. Edinburgh Dungeons

Camera ObscuraEdinburgh’s Camera Obscura and World of Illusions-unrivalled views Edinburgh’s skyline & fun attractions-a good day out for all the family. Camera Obscura