Spend A Day Or More In Edinburgh Using This 4-Day Luxe Itinerary

A perfect blend of old and new, Edinburgh is a whole package to explore!


Edinburgh, Scotland’s historic capital, a strutting peacock of a city boasts some of the best landscapes in Europe. The city’s dramatic skyline is just waiting to bowl you over! Built to impress, Edinburgh lures a flock of visitors every year with its blend of mediaeval charm, and contemporary energy. Stroll down the hidden alleyways and discover atmospheric pubs brimming with local charm, or find world-class museums and art galleries like the National Gallery of Scotland, housing an impressive collection of Western European art. If you’re a Harry Potter fan, wander through Victoria Street to experience the real-life Diagon Alley.  The city serves Scotland’s freshest seafood with stunning views while traditional pubs offer local ales and lively atmosphere to the travellers. Beyond its historical and cultural treasures, make sure to visit the Festival Fringe, the world’s largest arts festival, or delve into the city’s whisky heritage with a tour and tasting at a renowned distillery. In Edinburgh, at every corner, you’re hit by striking panoramic views, and unique experiences. Before setting to this charming city on your next getaway, just glide through our curated luxurious travel four-day itinerary promising the best this “Athens of the North” has to offer!


Day 1

On your arrival in Edinburgh, check in to The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte Hotel, a landmark property known for its impeccable service and regal atmosphere. Here, you can opt for their palatial suite with stunning views of Edinburgh Castle—a 12th century fortress protecting the city. Edinburgh is incomplete without afternoon tea in the Palm Court. Following the lavish afternoon tea, set on a tour of the city led by historian guides and roam in the Old Town, learning about the city’s fascinating past. You can also explore the National Gallery of Scotland, housing an impressive collection of Western European art, from Renaissance masterpieces to contemporary works. Conclude your day with a sumptuous dinner at The Kitchin, a Michelin-starred restaurant serving authentic Scottish seafood with a side of amazing views of the Firth of Forth.



Day 2 

Start your second day in this old-charm city by visiting world-famous Edinburgh Castle. Perched atop volcanic hills, the castle looks down over the city and is alive with many interesting tales. Following a history lesson, it is time to head back to the city and enjoy a leisurely lunch at The Sheep Heid Inn, a historic tavern known for its traditional hospitality. In the afternoon, unwind at The Scotsman Spa within The Scotsman Hotel. There, indulge in a relaxing spa treatment using premium products, followed by some time in the sauna, steam room, and the most rejuvenating jacuzzi!



Day 3

Whisky is one of the first things that comes to mind, when you think of Scotland. On day three, visit a renowned Speyside Distillery for a behind-the-scenes tour and whisky tasting. Here, learn about the whisky-making process, from grain selection to maturation, and savour the distinct flavours of single malts. Or, visit The Scotch Whisky Experience, an interactive museum showcasing the history and production of Scotch whisky. End your day with a delicious dinner at The Table, another Michelin-starred restaurant offering innovative Scottish cuisine with a focus on seasonal ingredients.



 Day 4 

 ’Tis the time to take a trip to the Scottish Highlands for the most picturesque views and serene nature. After traversing through the dramatic landscapes, stop by charming villages and historical sites like Doune Castle. Later in the afternoon, wander through the streets of Edinburgh to get the feel of J.K.Rowling’s wizarding world of Harry Potter and don’t forget to visit Greyfriars Kirkyard to find Tom Riddle’s grave! Just like this, it is time to bid farewell to Edinburgh, but not without a traditional afternoon tea at The Georgian Tea Room at The Dome with a side of exotic patisserie!

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