Unwind at the Royal Botanic Garden
Visit 70-acres of majestic and peaceful scenery. Home to Britain's biggest palm house and rare giant trees. The gardens have lovely cafes, a restaurant, a shop and displays in the Exhibition Hall. A must visit during any season of the year!
Visit the Scottish National Portrait Gallery
There is no excuse not to pop inside this Gothic beauty. Find yourself amidst portraits of famous Scots and many other captivating pieces of art.
Feel like a local in Broughton Street
A laid-back little corner with a community feel. It is home of quirky and beautiful independent cafes, shops, boutiques and restaurants. Eat authentic rustic Mexican food or delicious Indian cuisine, then go for a tipple or a hot drink. If you have time, treat yourself to some shopping!
Stroll along the Water of Leith
A beautiful and peaceful path, with a river running through, in the heart of Stockbridge. This secluded path is perfect for walkers and cyclists who want to relax. Visit St Bernard’s Well, and walk further along to Dean Village.
Shop at George Street
Eat, Drink, and Shop in George Street. Find the city's finest restaurants and retailers for a luxurious experience. Explore independent and global shops, indulge in exquisite food or relax while drinking coffee.
Sip cocktails at Panda & Sons
This hidden bar flaunts chic interiors and unique drinks behind a fake vintage barbershop frontage. There’s an array of delicious concoctions from classics and twists. Panda & Sons is a must visit for an unforgettable evening.
Try Scottish food at The Scran and Scallie
This rustic-chic gastropub offers a modern Scottish menu, a good selection of draught and bottled beers, and whiskies. The Scran and Scallie was brought to life by Michelin-starred chefs Tom Kitchin and Dominic Jack.
Visit the Scottish National Gallery
The Scottish National Gallery sits in the heart of Edinburgh and is home to one of the best collections of fine art in the world. Admire masterpieces by Botticelli, Raphael, Rembrandt, Turner, Monet, Van Gogh and Gauguin, amongst many others.
Explore the unique Scott Monument
Wonderful Gothic structure monument sitting in the heart of Edinburgh city centre. View unique artefacts, admire the stained-glass windows and learn about the world renown Scottish poet. The views of the city from the top are fantastic.