The Royal Mile

The Royal Mile stretches from Edinburgh Castle to the Palace of Holyrood House and the Scottish Parliament. Along the mile there are a number of attractions: The Writers’ Museum provides a glimpse into the lives of three of Scotland’s best known writers – Burns, Scott and Stevenson. The Scotch Whisky Experience, shows you the distilling process as you take a ride through a replica distillery – a must for all whisky lovers. The Camera Obscura & World of Illusions is a truly entertaining experience for all ages. The Museum of Childhood lets you step back in time as you see 5 galleries showing how children have been dressed and educated over the years.