Water of Leith Walkway
Type: Active, Attractions, Family Friendly, Free Attractions, Outdoor Activities, Parks, Water
The Water of Leith Walkway is an idyllic and tranquil path and cycle track which snakes its way through the heart of Edinburgh. The walkway passes numerous beauty spots and places of interest... Read More
The Water of Leith Walkway is an idyllic and tranquil path and cycle track which snakes its way through the heart of Edinburgh. The walkway passes numerous beauty spots and places of interest including Saughton Winter Gardens, Colinton Village and Dell, the Union Canal, the Scottish Gallery of Modern Art, Dean Village and Stockbridge, and the Royal Botanic Garden. As part of your walk or cycle why not pop into the Water of Leith Visitor Center? This free attraction features video and interactive presentations and includes a lovely café and gift shop. There are also numerous events held throughout the year including guided walks, family events and an annual plant sale which has proved very popular.
- Best for Free Things to Do Because: The Water of Leith Walkway is a great way to explore the city and it passes a number of other free attractions.
- Best for Outdoor Activities Because: A walk along the Water of Leith Walkway is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle of city life.
- Best for Attractions near Cruise Port Because: The Water of Leith Walkway gives you a different perspective on the vibrant city of Edinburgh