Rob Reaks , August 29, 2019
Exciting Edinburgh. Steeped in history, Edinburgh seamlessly blends old and new, providing groups with the perfect destination to experience the sights, sounds and tastes of a diverse and vibrant city. Find out more at the official site for Edinburgh Tourism. Call our Sales Team to create the perfect City Break to Edinburgh – hens, stags or groups. 01273 872200
Edinburgh Castle sits on top of Castle Rock, at the top of the Royal Mile. It’s the Top visitor attraction in the City, where you can see the Crown Jewels of Scotland, including the Stone of Destiny.
The Edinburgh Dungeon is the ultimate underground journey through Edinburgh’s darkest history, using live actors, theatrical sets and thrilling rides.
Edinburgh is home to three of the National Galleries of Scotland. The National Gallery, the Portrait Gallery and the Gallery of Modern Art. Enjoy paintings by Rembrandt and Monet; over 3,000 portraits of men, women and children in the Portrait gallery; and, ‘Modern One’ the Country’s amazing permanent collection of modern art including sculptures and ‘Modern Two’ with ever-changing modern art exhibitions at the Gallery of Modern Art.
Voted as the UK’s number one attraction by TripAdvisor, the Royal Yacht Britannia was enjoyed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth and the Royal Family for over 40 years. See where the Queen slept, ate and relaxed at this floating palace, in Leith.
Start your hen party in Exciting Edinburgh with a sweet treat for your girls. How? With a fabulous chocolate making lesson with a professional chocolatier. Learn exactly what goes into making Belgian chocolate truffles, before taking them away with you to scoff! A different kind of treat for your hens,one with a cheeky twist, is a life drawing class where you will learn the techniques required for drawing a nude male model. Whether you can draw or not, this class will guarantee some giggles and memorable times.
For something completely different, there’s always the chance to enjoysome spooky fun with a ghost tour of the city. You’ll get to explore the mysteries and ghostly tales of Edinburgh. As the day turns into night, get your hen party behind the bar for an exclusive cocktail making lesson with a professional mixologist. You’ll come away with the secrets of what goesinto making your favourite cocktails. If you’d rather have the drinks made for you, then there are plenty of venues offering afternoon tea and a spot of pampering.
In terms of dining out, Edinburgh is packed with restaurants to suit alltastes and budgets, so you will easily find something that everyone will enjoy. Once you’ve lined your stomachs, head to one of the city’s top nightclubs for a night of dancing till dawn with your ladies. If you can’t quite last all night then check out the Naughty Cabaret. It’s, well, exactly that – naughty. It will definitely finish off a great day and make your Edinburgh hen do simply unforgettable.
Get extreme and outdoors with a range of sports and high adrenalin activities across Edinburgh. Get behind the wheel of an ego-enhancing 4×4 and take to the off road circuit, jump aboard a hover craft and try something completely new or even consider canyoning if you’re really determined to get your action man on and see which of your stags is the most macho. Edinburgh also offers the other side of the coin with the Old Town full of sights and scenes and the opportunity to visit a genuine Scotch whisky distillery. Edinburgh is also known for the quality of its golf courses so if you and your buds are up for some laughs on the Links then Edinburgh is a great choice. The outdoor fun continues with a Scottish classic, the Highland Games.
Edinburgh’s New and Old Town areas both offer an exciting nightlife experience, with the New Town acting as the crazy little brother to the Old Town. You will find some serious entertainment in both halves of the city from the Stag challenges and ghost tours to sexy lap dancing bars and of course a club scene which doesn’t disappoint. If you’re not sure where to start, and that’s easy to understand as there is so much to do in Edinburgh, then a guided bar crawl will ensure you and the lads only end up at the best bars and most exclusive venues to the city has to offer.
If it’s the Gaelic girls you’re after on your Stag party Edinburgh will provide more than your fair share as you cruise the streets.
To book your group trip to Edinburgh, call the Red7 Travel Aces on 01273 872200.
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