Outdoor Activities In Edinburgh
Explore Outdoor Activities
Visit Princes Street Gardens
Princes Street Gardens lies at centre of Edinburgh’s World Heritage Site, within New Town and Old Town Outstanding Conservation Areas.
30,000 plants make the colourful displays, and a variety of flower and foliage plants are used in the designs.
Visit Arthurs Seat
Experience a 4.75km city hill walk in the heart of the city. Arthur’s Seat is an ancient volcano within the city of Edinburgh.
Within the park you can also visit 15th century St Anthony’s Chapel, a series of 150 foot cliff faces dominating Edinburgh’s skyline as well as Duddingston Loch.
Visit Royal Botanical Gardens
The world famous royal botanical gardens is a must-see when you visit Edinburgh. Experience a a rich and diverse collection of plants from all corners of the earth.
Set in over 70 acres of beautiful landscape and just 1 mile north of Edinburgh city centre, the Garden offers stunning panoramic views of the city skyline featuring Edinburgh Castle.
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is a highlight of any visit. A national treasure of Scotland, this spectacular Living Collection is over 350 years old.