There's so much to see and do in Scotland's capital - it's easy to fill days exploring its streets and attractions. But should you want to see what lies outside the city boundaries, then your options are plentiful. With Edinburgh's central location you might be surprised at what you can visit in a day, from pretty coastal communities to iconic Highland landscapes.
You've got options on how to travel too - hop on public transport, take your own vehicle or hire car, or join a tour. And should you have a burning desire to visit a Scottish island, you could even catch a flight! Here are some ideas of incredible days out from Edinburgh: