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Rock Climbing in Edinburgh

The City of Edinburgh is charm personified, with its rich and fascinating history and almost limitless array of cultural pursuits. Rock climbing is an enjoyable and brilliant way to spend time in this utterly gorgeous place.

Edinburgh is one of the most popular destinations in the United Kingdom, with its glorious old buildings and huge amount of cultural and historical delights surrounded by some truly spectacular and beautiful natural scenery. Rock climbing in Edinburgh is a unique and exciting activity to partake in, with several options dotted around the city. Take a pick from our selection of rock climbing trips in Edinburgh, and experience the thrill!  

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There are many reasons for choosing Rock Climbing in Scotland

Edinburgh has en extensive and distinguished history dating back to the 1st century, and since then the city has grown to be an extremely important place for both Scotland and the United Kingdom. The medieval old town and the Georgian new town are dripping with history, and each building, nook and cranny holds important stories of the past. The mighty Arthur's Seat towers high above the city, perched on its grassy hillside.


Good to know:

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Pound Sterling

How to get there

Regular trains, flights and buses from London and the rest of Britain

Best time to visit

All year round, as most of the rock climbing is indoors and therefore not susceptible to poor weather


Quite cool for most of the year, with temperatures in Winter getting very cold and Summer usually reaching a maximum of 20 degrees celsius

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When in Edinburgh there is a humongous range of things to indulge in, from cultural pursuits such as festivals, the theatre, museums and live music, to the many highly rated restaurants, pubs and bars that populate the city. Try and sample just some of these to enjoy the authentic Edinburgh experience, and the funny, friendly and warm people will embrace you as one of their own. Some of the rock climbing can be  a bit tricky, so being in decent shape and fitness will help you enjoy the rock climbing available in Edinburgh just that little bit more

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