For a Christmas that’s truly merry and a Hogmanay that’s one of the best, enjoy Winter in Edinburgh!
Edinburgh has a feast of winter treats from wonderful, world class attractions, sparkling shopping, fabulous Christmas markets, food and drink with the best shows, theatre and cultural events to keep you warm.
Christmas in Edinburgh is one of the highlights of the winter season, featuring a packed calendar of events, attractions and festive markets. The celebrations continue as Edinburgh’s Hogmanay shows the world how to party over three days with spectacular entertainment, incredible bands and amazing crowds from every corner of the globe.
Our Winter Favourites
The Scotch Whisky Experience
What’s On this Winter
What about the Weather?
Want to know what weather to expect while visiting? Visit our Weather & Time page for more information.
Summer in Edinburgh
Summer in Edinburgh peaks during the festival season with a vibrant atmosphere and buzz wherever you go.
Spring in Edinburgh
In spring, Edinburgh’s parks, gardens and green spaces are bursting with flowers.
Autumn in Edinburgh
In autumn, Edinburgh’s tree-lined streets and parks turn a glorious golden brown, adding another splash of colour both above and underfoot.