Edinburgh Views from Edinburgh Castle Photos

Edinburgh Castle offers one of the best viewpoints of the surrounding city.

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Panorama of New Town with Firth of Forth beyond from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland
Panorama of New Town with Firth of Forth beyond from Edinburgh Castle.

Panorama of Princes Street in New Town from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland
Panorama of Princes Street in New Town from Edinburgh Castle.

Green Charlotte Square with Firth of Forth beyond from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Dome of National Records of Scotland building on Charlotte Square with Firth of Forth bridges beyond. Edinburgh, Scotland.Green Charlotte Square in New Town seen from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Dome of National Records of Scotland building surrounded by Georgian buildings. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Green Charlotte Square with Firth of Forth beyond from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Dome of National Records of Scotland building (1814) (formerly St. George's Church) on Charlotte Square with Firth of Forth bridges beyond. Edinburgh, Scotland. Architect: Robert Reid.Green Charlotte Square in New Town seen from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Dome of National Records of Scotland building (1814) (formerly St. George's Church) surrounded by Georgian buildings. Edinburgh, Scotland. Architect: Robert Reid.
Princes Street heritage buildings in New Town from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.New Town streetscape along Frederick St. between Princess & George Sts. Edinburgh, Scotland.Princes Street Gardens with Scottish National Gallery. Edinburgh, Scotland.Scottish National Gallery on Princes Street Gardens with temporary Festival Wheel. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Princes Street heritage buildings in New Town from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.New Town streetscape along Frederick St. between Princess & George Sts. Edinburgh, Scotland.Princes Street Gardens with Scottish National Gallery. Edinburgh, Scotland.Scottish National Gallery on Princes Street Gardens with temporary Festival Wheel. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Melville Monument in St Andrew Square project above New Town. Edinburgh, Scotland.Scottish National Gallery on Princes Street Gardens with Festival Wheel, Scott Monument Gothic spire, Waverley rail station & Firth of Forth beyond. Edinburgh, Scotland.Festival Wheel & Scott Monument over Scottish National Gallery on Princes Street Gardens with New Town beyond. Edinburgh, Scotland.Scott Monument Gothic. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Melville Monument in St Andrew Square project above New Town. Edinburgh, Scotland.Scottish National Gallery on Princes Street Gardens with Festival Wheel, Scott Monument Gothic spire, Waverley rail station & Firth of Forth beyond. Edinburgh, Scotland.Festival Wheel & Scott Monument over Scottish National Gallery on Princes Street Gardens with New Town beyond. Edinburgh, Scotland.Scott Monument Gothic (1840) (E. Princes St Gardens). Edinburgh, Scotland. Architect: George Meikle Kemp.
Spires of Scott Monument, Balmoral Hotel & Nelson Monument on Calton Hill from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Tower of Balmoral Hotel. Edinburgh, Scotland.Waverley rail station on Princes Street Gardens. Edinburgh, Scotland.Balmoral Hotel with monuments on Calton Hill beyond. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Spires of Scott Monument, Balmoral Hotel & Nelson Monument on Calton Hill from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Tower of Balmoral Hotel (formerly North British Hotel, NB) (1902) (1 Princes St.). Edinburgh, Scotland. Architect: William Hamilton Beattie.Waverley rail station on Princes Street Gardens. Edinburgh, Scotland.Balmoral Hotel (formerly North British Hotel, NB) (1902) with monuments on Calton Hill beyond. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Calton Hill monuments including City Observatory & round Dugald Stewart memorial. Edinburgh, Scotland.Calton Hill with National Monument, Nelson Monument, obelisk Political Martyrs Monument, & St. Andrew's House government building. Edinburgh, Scotland.Calton Hill with National Monument temple & Nelson Monument tower. Edinburgh, Scotland.Spires of former Tron Kirk, St. Giles & The Hub trace Royal Mile of Old Town from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Calton Hill monuments including City Observatory (with domes) & round Dugald Stewart memorial. Edinburgh, Scotland.Calton Hill with National Monument, Nelson Monument, obelisk Political Martyrs Monument, & St. Andrew's House government building. Edinburgh, Scotland.Calton Hill with National Monument temple & Nelson Monument tower. Edinburgh, Scotland.Spires of former Tron Kirk, St. Giles & The Hub (originally Church of Scotland) trace Royal Mile of Old Town from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Spires of former Tron Kirk & St. Giles on Royal Mile from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Spires of former Tron Kirk & St. Giles on Royal Mile from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Spire of The Hub on Royal Mile from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Spire detail of The Hub on Royal Mile from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Spires of former Tron Kirk & St. Giles on Royal Mile from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Spires of former Tron Kirk & St. Giles on Royal Mile from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Spire of The Hub (originally Church of Scotland) (1845) on Royal Mile from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Spire detail of The Hub (originally Church of Scotland) (1845) on Royal Mile from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Salisbury Crags extinct volcano from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Usher Hall with green dome & western view of city from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.St. Cuthbert's Church & St. John's Church from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.View to west of Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Salisbury Crags extinct volcano from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Usher Hall with green dome & western view of city from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.St. Cuthbert's Church & St. John's Church from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.View to west of Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.
School building from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Spire of St. Andrew's & St. George's West Church in New Town. Edinburgh, Scotland.Leith Harbour seen from Edinburgh. Edinburgh, Scotland.
School building from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh, Scotland.Spire of St. Andrew's & St. George's West Church (1784) in New Town. Edinburgh, Scotland.Leith Harbour seen from Edinburgh. Edinburgh, Scotland.

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