What a beautiful garden. Sun was shining lots of families walking, lots of young people lying around on the grass. We used the Garden to get to the Old Town and the casle.
About Princes Street Gardens
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Nice area to get away from the busy streets of Edinburgh for a short while. The gardens are split by the main railway line into Edinburgh Waverly Station. There are plenty of seats to sit on and watch the world go by, or grassy areas...More
Lovely place to walk while visiting Princes Street and looking at all the lovely shops in Edinburgh. Great place to get away from the crowds Princes Street.
I kept reading about how awesome these gardens were, but it was quite a let-down for anyone who has visited London's parks or Central Park in NYC. It's such a small garden. If you want a nice little stroll or picnic, sure... but nothing that...More
We were there for the carnival as son was plying in a samba band, the gardens are lovely with lots of things going on.
I have fond memories of my childhood days spent here (a long time ago), it never seems to loose its appeal. For me it is sad the floral clock has gone, that was a really attractive feature. Just want to relax and watch the world...More
It's funny area nestled between the shopping of Princes Street and Waverley station where there is plenty of seating in this really popular park. It's lovely to look across and see the dominant Edinburgh Castle on the skyline. For the energetic there is always the...More
Edinburgh can be busy and noisy, but these gardens has a sense of tranquility, but you have to go on a day with good weather. Not that many of those in a Scottish year.