So much more than just a Castle.
Areas in Edinburgh
Edinburgh is divided into twelve very unique neighbourhood areas, each with its own special charm. Our local insider guides highlight the very best to see and do wherever you are in the capital.
Shop traditional souvenirs and quirky independent finds.
Enjoy a day out fit for a King (or Queen) at Royal Mile Attractions
Have a fabulous day in this UNESCO heritage site
From luxury and stylish to high street fashion and local independents
Enjoy some pub grub, fine dining or some traditional Scottish cuisine
For a different Edinburgh experience, just add water
An attractive hub of charming retailers, bakeries, bookshops, antiques and much more
Michelin-starred dining and cult favourites.
Home of the penguins, and some of Edinburgh's best takeaways.
A selection of specialist retailers
Three fantastic ways to get some fresh air with the family
A city neighbourhood with a big heart
International foods and cosy interiors
Everything from a city farm to Scottish football
Edinburgh's year-round seaside resort
Gift boutiques and gourmet dog treats
Breathe in that fresh air
The Prime of Edinburgh's South Side
Beautiful boutiques, gorgeous gifts and fabulous food
Immerse yourself in the cafe culture
From UNESCO World Heritage Sites to Loony Dookers!
Unique gifts everywhere
Nautical history and stately homes
A vibrant neighbourhood of shops, bars and theatre
Unique antiques and brilliant bikes
All kinds of cuisines are represented
Not just for students
Vintage, second-hand and eco-friendly bargains
Cheap eats and fantastic coffee
Georgian splendour meets modern architecture.
Dress to impress
G & T Anyone?
A historic marketplace with a notorious past
Cobbled streets with cosy fashions
Delicious dinners and bustling bars
Discover the charms of this historic neighbourhood
Market stalls, specialist shops and loads more to explore
Galleries, gardens, and of course, the Duck Race!
Find delicious delights and festive favourites near you
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To celebrate all that is special about this ancient part of Edinburgh, we’re delighted to announce a new competition – enter today and discover for yourself why this charming area forms part of our World Heritage site.