Photo By Peter Watts
Edinburgh Tourist Information Centre
 

Search for Hotels in Edinburgh



Edinburgh Tourist Information Centre - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT

Panorama showing the front of the Tourist Information Centre in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh Tourist Information Centre - FURTHER INFORMATION

Edinburgh Tourist Information Centre - Edinburgh visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Edinburgh Tourist Information Centre' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Lothian.

The Edinburgh and Scotland Tourist Information Centre stands next to Waverley Railway Station in the center of Edinburgh. It provides information and maps to the sights, attractions, hotels, museums and transport links throughout the city.

As the name suggests, the center also provides information and bookings for tours and trips to other parts of Scotland as well. At peak times the center is very busy, and during Hogmany, the Edinburgh Festival and Edinburgh Tattoo it is essential to pre-book hotels.

Visiting Edinburgh

Before visiting Edinburgh, consider purchasing the Edinburgh Pass. This allows free or discounted entrance to over 30 top attractions in and around th city as well as special deals at various shops and restaurants. Pass holders also get free transfer to Edinburgh Airport, free use of the Lothian buses around the city (except night buses), a discount on Edinburgh bus tours and a 20% discount on Citylink routes across Scotland.

Access to Edinburgh Castle, the top attraction in the city, is not covered by the Edinburgh Pass, but is covered by Historic Scotland Membership, which also allows free entrance to Craigmillar Castle as well as about 70 other paying sites in Scotland.

Lastly, National Trust Scotland membership allows free access to all National Trust properties throughout Scotland. The headquarters for the Scottish NT are on Charlotte Square.

Below is a list of some of the top tourist attractions in Edinburgh.

Most of the top attractions are within easy walking distance of the Tourist Information Centre. Edinburgh has an extensive bus network for which visitors can buy day tickets allowing unlimited travel.

ADDRESS

Edinburgh and Scotland Information Centre
3 Princes Street
Edinburgh
Lothian
Scotland
EH2 2QP



TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE

Bus: Princess Street, North Bridge, Waverley Bridge.
Train: Regional and direct services to Glasgow, Perth, , Dundee and Aberdeen. Trains to London take about 4.5 hours.



Recent Local Panoramas

Leadhills Signal Box
Leadhills Signal Box / Leadhills
Evening Leadhills Cemetery
Evening Leadhills Cemetery / Leadhills
Trees In Leadhills Cemetery
Trees In Leadhills Cemetery / Leadhills
Old Building Leadhills
Old Building Leadhills / Leadhills
Curfew Bell Leadhills
Curfew Bell Leadhills / Leadhills
Lowther Parish Church
Lowther Parish Church / Leadhills
Snowy Scene Leadhills
Snowy Scene Leadhills / Leadhills
Scots Mining Company House Leadhills
Scots Mining Company House Leadhills / Leadhills



Real Time Web Analytics