Above: Looking down Princes Street past the tower of the Balmoral Hotel to the Nelson Monument.
Shore Excursion Links
The links below are to pages on cruise line websites either that list shore excursions offered in Edinburgh.
The links below are to cruise line port guides for Edinburgh.
Above: The Scott Monument on Princes Street pays tribute to author Sir Walter Scott.
Above: The Scottish National Gallery of Art. Its collection covers the Renaissance through the 19th century and has works by Raphael, El Greco, Velázquez and Rubens to Van Gogh, Monet, Cézanne, Degas and Gauguin.
Left: The National Portrait Gallery first opened in 1889.
Below: The National Museum of Scotland.
Below right: The Georgian House, an elegant 18th century residence in New Town, preserved by the National Trust for Scotland.
Other Useful Links
Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Edinburgh International Festival
Edinburgh Museums and Galleries
Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo
National Galleries of Scotland
National Museum of Scotland
National Trust for Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia
Cruise destination - Scotland - Edinburgh Shore Excursions and Other Useful Links