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106 fun things to do in Edinburgh

Make the most of Edinburgh, and discover some great things to do. With its elegant Georgian New Town and historic Old Town, with a labyrinth of closed and cobbled streets, Edinburgh has a lot to offer. Restaurants, pubs, and World-class events, all make this city a great place to explore.

Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland, is a truly alive city and a hub of culture, creativity and history in this amazing country! With so much to explore you may be wondering where to start and Funstacker is a great place to sort out what you want to do when looking for exciting, fun activities to do in the city!

If you’re looking to make something – check out the different creative workshops that are available.  Try chocolate making, ceramics, cookery, drawing or even wooden spoon making.

Edinburgh is a great town to stretch your legs, visiting the city’s fantastic museums or art galleries. Along the way check out a host of sightseeing opportunities like the Scots Monument or Arthur’s Seat. With so much history in one city, you will be stumbling across iconic streets and monuments just by walking around! You can even catch some sea air with a walk along Portobello Promenade. Go on a ghost bus tour, visit a distillery or explore Mary King’s Close.

Perhaps after all this, relax with a trip to the Royal Botanic Garden –  it makes a great way to spend a sunny afternoon. When in Edinburgh there is so much to discover and uncover through the layers of the city. we hope you enjoy your visit!