Edinburgh Itinerary 2 Days

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2 Days in Edinburgh - Perfect Weekend Guide

Planning what to do for couple of days in Edinburgh? It is best to sort your preferences and then choose from the options available in city. Edinburgh replete of beautiful points of interest never fails to overwhelm the tourists with its natural view and historical architecture.

What to pack for 2 days in Edinburgh vacation?

As you are going on a 2 days Edinburgh vacation, compact luggage is ideal. Carry a backpack that can fit in your belongings or choose a compact trolley bag. You only need one pair of shoes that you're wearing, make sure you pick sturdy ones for all the walking and sightseeing. Check the live weather of Edinburgh and pack just what's needed! Do not forget to bring extra batteries for your camera, you won't have time to move back-n-forth to your room to charge them. Pro Tips: Carry your Passport and photo identification proof with you at all times. Carry a Edinburgh local map, a hard copy or in your phone.

Are 2 days enough to explore Edinburgh?

It is slightly difficult to explore the entire city in 48 hours time, but you can easily visit the hand-picked 8-10 points of interest in Edinburgh on your trip. You will have to travel a bit if you want to cover all the popular places in Edinburgh within 2 days. So, if you have any particular place in mind, then plan your Edinburgh visit accordingly. If it is a weekend trip, check for special events happening and plan accordingly.

Trip Budget for a weekend trip to Edinburgh?

Edinburgh weekend itinerary budget would vary from is USD 318 to USD 438 as per your choices. There are enough free places in Edinburgh to ensure that unless there’s an exhibition or event you really want to see, paying is unnecessary.

How to spend 2 days in Edinburgh?

With so many things to explore, Edinburgh is a place to be. Walk along the streets of Edinburgh and soak in the very essence of its people, and culture, dine at its attractive restaurants; shop at its ambient stores, and unwind at one of its many green spaces. Wondering what to see in 2 days in Edinburgh? Triphobo offers you perfect itineraries that will cover all the must see places in Edinburgh. Start your day 1 in Edinburgh by visiting Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile in the morning. Experience the good food in the afternoon at local restaurants in Edinburgh. The best way to see Edinburgh and absorb its culture is by visiting The Scott Monument and spending some time there. Afterwards take a cab or walk to the Scottish Mining Museum which will take up the afternoon. In the evening, head to the Stirling Castle before wrapping up the day where you can stroll, eat and shop in peace. On the day 2, we suggest you visit the Edinburgh Zoo, followed by Edinburgh Dungeon and The Nelson Monument. With these Edinburgh weekend itineraries and 2-day trips, we can make sure you will not miss out on any fun!

Money saving tips for Edinburgh weekend itinerary:

  • Skip the restaurants and cafes for street vendors and supermarkets
  • Get 2 Day Edinburgh transport Pass if possible which offers free public transport, free entrance to the recommended attractions
  • Couchsurfing is a great way to save loads on accommodation expenses
  • Spend More Time In Fewer Places of Edinburgh

Where to eat in Edinburgh if you've 48 hours?

48 hours to enjoy the culinary delights of Edinburgh and the best you can do is opt for a buffet that offers local variety at a reasonable rate.

Where to stay in Edinburgh for a weekend?

You can book a hotel or apartment close to edinburgh dungeon and this would save you lot of time for 2 days trip. You can also opt homestays to stay in Edinburgh. Prices for the same may be slightly steep, but it is the convenience that matters!

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