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Calton Hill

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About this place
Calton Hill is in central Edinburgh, Scotland, situated beyond the east end of Princes Street and included in the city's UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Tips from locals

Anthony
Anthony
November 19, 2019
A little closer to the centre than Arthurs Seat, Carlton Hill offers similar fantastic panorama views over Edinburgh and the surrounding area. A bit easier to get to the top too and walking distance from the flat. Take a picnic if its a nice day and enjoy the views.
Katarina
Katarina
November 16, 2019
Has a beautiful view to whole city and its near my flat and its near all attractions! Sunset is must see from here.
Atteneri
Atteneri
November 07, 2019
Calton Hill is a mix of bustling commercial areas and quiet residential streets. The hill itself, with its city views, is home to the Collective contemporary art gallery and the unfinished National Monument. Gay bars and casual eateries cluster around the top of busy Leith Walk, where the Edinburgh…
John
John
November 06, 2019
Great view of Edinburgh from the top of Calton Hill which only takes ten minutes to climb from the road level. The National Monument, an art gallery and coffee shop at the top too.
Alexander
Alexander
November 05, 2019
Get the best views of Edinburgh, without having to walk up Arthur's seat!

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Location
Scotland, EH7