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“Lots of greenery”

Princes Street Gardens
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Edinburgh City Tour by Glass-Roofed Convertible...
Ranked #39 of 449 things to do in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Useful Information: Activities for young children
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We visited Princes Street Gardens in late Seotember...lots of grass and trees, but not too many flowers in this city park. Spent only a few minutes there as not much to see.

Thank Sue P
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Lovely walk along Princes Street gardens. Right beside Princes street, Edinburghs shopping area and just down from a lot of bars and restaurants on either George Street or the Royal Mile. Would be good if you get a sunny day .

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We visited in summer . Thr were many benches n food stalls. We bought ice cream n it was delicious . U can take a rest while eating .

2  Thank oshadhi19
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

These gardens are so close to the main shopping streets that it's amazing that some people never try walking along them when they visit. On any glorious sunny day (might be cold but just wrap up well) you have the castle towering above you as well as Ramsay Gardens.
At present the Ross Fountain is being re-constructed and although the Ross Bandstand is ghastly, it is going to be replaced. You can have a picnic, you can wander from Waverley Bridge to King's Stables Road. There's lots for children to see and discover.

2  Thank tennant001
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We were only in Edinburgh for two days and the weather was so cold we did not get the chance to visit as many places as we would have liked.

2  Thank Ann S
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