NileGuide Expert Says:
For a laid-back afternoon stroll around the Royal Botanic Garden with several glasshouses growing exotic plants from around the globe. The Terrace Café is the ideal venue for a spot of lunch with great views.
20A Inverleith Row
EH3 5LR Edinburgh, United Kingdom
tel: +44 131 552 7171
fax: +44 131 248 2901
Daily Apr-Sept 10am-7pm; Oct 10am-6pm; Nov-Feb 10am-4pm; Mar 10am-6pm (glasshouses close 30 min. earlier)
For a relaxed afternoon take a stroll through the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh. Beautiful at any season; enjoy the colourful foliage of autumn or the fresh new life in spring. The Royal Botanic Gardens offer several glasshouses that welcome visitors with seasonal lectures and events. Other glasshouses are for ongoing research and propagation. Everyone is welcome free of charge. The Terrace Café overlooking the Edinburgh skyline is open daily serving delicious hot and cold meals.