Calton Hill in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Best of Edinburgh Scotland Tour

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This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited


Places Visited

Edinburgh, Loch Ness, Inverness

Suggested Duration

8 Days

The capital of Scotland may have a stoney appearance, but by the end of this 8-day tour of Edinburgh, you will have had a chance to explore the warm hospitality and culture of this colorful corner of Great Britain. From the banks of the River Forth to the highlands around Loch Ness, Scotland will come to life like never before as you enjoy the balance of leisure and guided activities.

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Trip Highlights

  • Scan the rooftops of Edinburgh and the scenic contours of the River Forth from the heights of Arthur's Seat on a recreational hike up this craggy peak
  • Enjoy the most scenic airport transfer you have received on an elaborate, winding driving tour through the city center of this Scottish capital
  • Roll up your sleeves for a cooking course, during which the secrets of Scottish gourmet cuisine will come to life as well as the infamous Haggis dish
  • Bask in the ambient natural beauty of the Scottish highlands on a day trip to Loch Ness, Inverness, and a host of other scenic overlooks of this lush Northern landscape
  • Enjoy the company of a local historian on a walking tour through the ages in central Edinburgh, where the history of the Victorian gardens and monuments will impress you
  • Plunge into the dark depths of a subterranean tour of Edinburgh's underworld where the historic vaults, caverns, and crypts will be seen like never before
  • Amble through the exhibits and displays of the Royal Museum of Scotland natural history, design, fashion, and the country's illustrious past

Starting Price

$2,395 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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