See and do
There are many ways to experience Edinburgh Castle. Go straight to an exciting part, follow an itinerary, or allow an audio guide to show you around.
Explore the castle's highlights
Discover some highlights of a visit to Edinburgh Castle, from the Royal Palace and Honours of Scotland to Mons Meg and the Scottish National War Memorial.All highlights
Follow an itinerary
Pick a route around Edinburgh Castle based on how much time you have to spare or what interests you most.All itineraries
Eat at the castle
Make a quick pit stop for snacks as you tour Edinburgh Castle. Or come to the castle for a meal that’s an event in itself.
Download a map
Edinburgh Castle covers a lot of ground. Take a look at our orientation map to see where the main attractions are and decide what to visit first.
You can also pick up a free copy of the map when you arrive at the castle.