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Getaway: Easy Edinburgh

5 days with CIE Tours   Rating: First Class

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Itinerary
Click for Dates and Prices Day 1 Welcome to Edinburgh
A local Scottish host will give you and your fellow travelers a walking tour to orient you to the city today. Your host will get you started, offering plenty of tips to point you in the right direction and giving you the know-how to make the most of your time in the city. You have three days of access to Edinburgh’s “Hop-On, Hop-Off” tour bus to see more of the city at your own pace, with easy on-and-off access.

Day 2 Independent Sightseeing
On the second day, a private concierge, exclusively for you and your fellow travelers, will meet you in your hotel lobby to help you with planning out your days in Edinburgh and maximize your fun. You may choose which of your included vouchers to use today to visit one of the capitol’s incredible attractions, such as The Edinburgh Tour: Learn much more about this fantastic city, with this amazing in-depth tour covering the city center with a knowledgeable guide, taking in spectacular buildings such as Edinburgh Castle, the Scottish Parliament, the Georgian architecture of New Town and much more. 

Day 3 Independent Sightseeing
You might choose to take the time on your third day for the wonderful Majestic Tour which takes you north of the city center towards the port of Leith. Can’t-miss highlights include the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, The Royal Yacht Britannia, and the Palace of Holyroodhouse. 

Day 4 CitySightseeing
On your fourth day, check out all the other terrific sights in this vibrant cultural capital. This Hop-On, Hop-Off route covers all the main attractions you may have missed, and includes a special Horrible Histories commentary for kids of all ages who want their history with the gory bits left in!

Day 5 Return Home
Your tour ends after breakfast.
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All This Included

Edinburgh’s spectacularly rich architectural heritage is wonderfully matched by its status as a thriving cultural hub. With plenty of independent bookshops, a growing restaurant scene, and fantastic nightlife, this beautiful city will energize and inspire you.

The city breaks in our Getaway collection give you the freedom of independent travel, but with the added bonus of access to the expert knowledge only CIE Tours can provide. We’ll help you get up to speed quickly and hit the city!

  • Half-day walking tour on the first day by a local host to orient you to the city
  • A local host to act as your private concierge in your hotel on the morning of the second day, to point you in the right direction and help you plan the rest of your trip.
  • Accommodations in a centrally located hotel
  • Three days of access to local “Hop-On, Hop-Off” bus tours, bringing you to all the top sites you’ll want to see
  • Getaway departures available November through March!
Highlights
Dining Experiences
  • 4 breakfasts at your hotel
Trip Highlights
  • Begin your stay with a local host to orient you to the city
  • Explore Edinburgh at your own pace, taking in the history, buzz and atmosphere of Scotland’s capital
Accommodations
Edinburgh: Mercure Edinburgh Haymarket
Notes
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
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* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines.