Calton HillCurrently Open
- Address: Calton Hill, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom Map
- Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
- Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
- Tags: View Point, Monument, Family And Kids, Architecture , Hill, Unesco Site
It’s location in the middle of Endinburgh makes it a very convenient destination. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the hill offers fabulous views of Edinburgh, Arthur’s Seat and the sea reaching over to Fife. Bring your cameras! It’s best to visit in the early morning when the air is crisp and clean. Also catch the numerous iconic monuments scattered over the area, one of which is an unfinished model of the Parthenon. At the Old Carton Burial Ground, the poet and philosopher David Hume was interred. You can climb Lord Nelson’s Tower here for a small fee, giving you even better views.
Calton Hill Travel Tips
- Recommended time to visit in this place October to March.
- Dress warmly. It’s quite chilly.
- Pack a thermos of hot coffee or chocolate to enjoy at the top.
- No disability access.
How to Reach Calton Hill
- Regent Road
- The Cafe Royale
- Pancho Villas
- Starbucks Coffee
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- Calton Hill Address: Calton Hill, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
- Calton Hill Timing: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
- Time required to visit Calton Hill: 03:00 Hrs
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16.06% of people who visit Edinburgh include Calton Hill in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
69.4% of people start their Calton Hill visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Calton Hill
78.76% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Calton Hill
People normally club together Scottish Mining Museum and The Nelson Monument while planning their visit to Calton Hill.
Calton Hill Reviews & Ratings
Can we visit calton hill anytime of the day?Answer Report Abuse
Yes, I suppose you can visit the Calton Hill in Edinburgh anytime of the day.Report Abuse
How much cost a ticket to visit Calton Hill? Witout a guide tourAnswer Report Abuse
You can visit Calton Hill free of cost. There are no Calton Hill ticket prices.Report Abuse