Edinburgh Cruise Ship Visitors
Edinburgh Cruise Ship Visitors welcome to Edinburgh and Scotland. The ports that provide cruise ships mooring in Edinburgh are Leith, Newhaven, South Queensferry and Rosyth. Leith and Newhaven are approximately 3 miles (5 klm) from Edinburgh city centre, South Queensferry (Hawes Pier) is 10 mile (16 Klm) and Rosyth is 15 miles (24 Klm) from Edinburgh city centre. There will be transport to transfer you to Edinburgh from the ports, Taxis and Buses.
When you get to Edinburgh all you will need is, “All About Edinburgh” Guides The Royal Mile Edinburgh and Edinburgh City Centre (Old and New Town). The guides have maps photos stories, they are not just a guide but a souvenir of your visit to Edinburgh. Available in Visit Scotland iCentre Princes Street Edinburgh. or get a copy before you arrive. All About Edinburgh and Lothian and Borders are the ultimate web sites for information on Edinburgh and Scotland. The sites that you know about and some you don’t. Edinburgh Castle, Palace of Holyrood House (Queen Elizabeth II residence), Statue of Abraham Lincoln, Scots American War Memorial, Plaque to two signatories of the American Declaration of Independence. The Oldest Golf Course in the World, Sir Walter Scott’s Monument, Calton Hill and monuments, The Caiy Stane, Greyfriars Bobby, Outlander Locations.
The pictures below are the 4 locations that have been used in Outlander Tweeddale Court, Bakehouse Court, Palace of Holyrood House and The World’s End Bar. They are all located in the Royal Mile and for other locations around Scotland go to Outlander via this link.
Here is a quick link to maps of Edinburgh and a tour map if you wish to visit Stirling. Edinburgh’s Old Town and New Town map