Great atmosphere and a total break from the hustle bussle tourist traps only metres away. Peaceful and safe.
About Princes Street Gardens
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A great place to take a rest after visiting or shopping in Edinburgh. Plenty of colorful flowers: a feast to eyes, but appealing also to noses ;-)
The gardens are a beautiful place to sit with a picnic or just to watch the world going by. The gardens are well kept and it's spotless. We did encounter a man signing his heart out to who ever would listen and no I don't...More
A really great green space in the heart of the city where one can rest awhile and take stock. Always some activitiesgoing on as well as a place to rest those weary feet. Some nice flowers to see on route a real oasis running alongside...More
Lovely park with Princes Street on 1 side and Edinburgh Castle (high up) on the other. Weather dependent a great spot to have a picnic, ride the big wheel, grab a coffee, listen to a band and watch the squirrels. Lovely area sandwiched in the...More
Princes Street Gardens is a public park in the center of Edinburgh, in the shadow of Edinburgh Castle. The Gardens were created in two phases in the 1770s and 1820s following the long draining of the Nor Loch and building of the New Town. The...More
Hard to miss if you are on Princes street, it´s nice to walk around in between shopping or sightseeing. Around christmas they have a nice market.
Very pretty with a nice backdrop of the castle. Definitely worth taking 10 minutes out from the hussle and bustle from Princes Street