Holyrood Park

Type: Great Views, Parks

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Holyrood Park (aka Queen's Park) is a royal park in central Edinburgh created in 1541 by James V from the twelfth century hunting estate of the Palace of Holyrood. It encompasses the extinct volcano...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • Daily Open 24 Hours

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Free

  • Parks: "Holyrood Park is a must see sight for anyone with an interest in geology and archeology thanks to the extinct volcano of Arthur's seat and the majestic Salisbury crags on which the remains of four iron ages forts are still visible."
  • Best for Parks Because: Holyrood Park offers wonderful views of the city and is a great place to explore for adults and children alike.

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