Discover Edinburgh's rich and storied history
The Scottish capital is a treasure trove of charming landmarks, making sightseeing a joy. Take a tour of Edinburgh Castle, then walk down the aptly named Royal Mile to Holyrood Palace – the official residence of the British monarch in Scotland. You'll walk past the Scottish Parliament buildings en route. Princes Street in the New Town is home to the imposing Scott Monument, which stands at 200 feet and 6 inches. Other Edinburgh attractions include the beautiful Royal Botanic Garden, the Royal Yacht Britannia, St Giles' Cathedral and Dean Village. There's also the National Museum of Scotland, which hosts a diverse range of collections.
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