I wanted to do this last time i was in Edinburgh but weather was really bad so i really wanted to make sure i did it this time. My husband and i woke up early and set off. When you get to the bottom there...More
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From the Royal Mile it took us about 45-60 min to reach Arthur's Peak. The climb is quite ardous but the views up there are utterly rewarding. On the day of our visit it was about 7°C with strong winds. Due to the climb our...More
Very manageable walk but still get a real sense of achievement when making it to the top thanks to the amazing views. would recommend wearing shoes with a good grip as there is some scrambling to be done nearer the top.
Do not go in high winds! Take the route around the back and that way you get to see towards Berwick on your way up to a spectacular view over Edinburgh as you crest the summit. (It's only 250m vertical ascent!).
Well officially I am sure it is not actually a mountain but it feels like it by the time you have got to the top for fantastic views of the Firth of Forth and the wonderful city of Edinburgh.
We walked down the Royal Mile, Turned right at the very end and then you will see the paths you can take up to the top.. Arthurs seat is one of four hill forts in Edinburgh. It offers plenty – Hill walks, Parks, and unbeatable...More
Arriving for the rugby test weekend we decided to stroll up here before our eating and drinking started. I have run round the road, scrambled up the crags, but never walked to the top. A fine experience fabulous views pretty good paths and a selection...More