Hogmanay in Edinburgh

Bring in the New Year in style, with our Hogmanay Package, allowing you to experience the festivities in the world’s most renowned festival city. Allow us to treat you over 4 nights, as you partake in the celebrations amongst hundreds of thousands of fellow partygoers, in the heart of Edinburgh city centre.

Perfect Time To Go

29 December - 2nd January

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    Day 1

    Arrive in Edinburgh.  First stop is Edinburgh Castle, this most famous of Scottish castles is one of the most popular heritage attractions in Western Europe.  Remainder of day at leisure to explore Edinburgh, steeped in history the city seamlessly blends old and new, providing visitors with the perfect destination to experience the sights, sounds and tastes of a diverse and vibrant city.  Overnight Edinburgh.

    Day 2

    Breakfast in hotel followed by a visit to the Scotch Whisky Experience.  Take a barrel ride as you actually become part of the whisky making process.  Experience for yourself our regional whiskies as experts help you select your perfect dram and enjoy a special tutored nosing and tasting.  Explore the Royal Mile, the main thoroughfare through the Old Town, leading from Edinburgh Castle to Holyrood Park.  The Royal Mile is peppered with superb attractions such as The Real Mary King’s Close or the Scottish Storytelling Centre, historical sites including St Giles’ Cathedral.  Collect your torchlight from the box office and take part in the Torchlight Procession.  It is reminiscent of ancient customs of Scottish Hogmanay parties hundreds of years ago.  Overnight Edinburgh.

    Day 3

    Breakfast in hotel and then spend your day exploring the Christmas markets.  Stumble into a magical winter wonderland in the centre of a fairytale city.  Don’t miss the festive markets in the city centre, a popular highlight of Edinburgh’s Christmas.  Enjoy delicious food and drink and traditional crafts at the Scottish Market on George Street, pick-up unique gifts and goods and the European Market in the Mound precinct, or choose presents for the wee ones in the Children’s Market, part of Santa Land in Princes Street Gardens.  In the evening attend the Hogmanay Street Party.  There’s a reason why the Street Party is world renowned…it’s THE place to be on New Year’s Eve.  Party under the stars with an international selection of bands, DJs and street performers and prepare  to be entertained as you welcome in the New Year in unforgettable fashion.  As midnight falls, enjoy a spectacular fireworks display illuminating the sky over Edinburgh Castle.  Overnight Edinburgh.

    Day 4

    Breakfast in hotel and then enjoy a relaxing day at leisure.  Sightseeing suggestions will be provided.  Overnight Edinburgh.


    The above package includes the following: 

    • 4 nights accommodation 
    • Breakfast daily 
    • Suggested sightseeing itinerary 
    • Entry to Edinburgh Castle
    • Scotch Whisky Experience
    • Torchlight Procession
    • Hogmanay Street Party Tickets
    • VAT at 20% 

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