Visitors are encouraged to take advantage of the array of stunning parks in and around Edinburgh which offer a relaxing break from the hustle and bustle of the centre. Perfect for a family picnic, leisurely walk or the ideal route for an energetic run.
See more information on Edinburgh walking, jogging or running routes.
Just outside the centre of Edinburgh, the country parks of the Lothians offer visitors the chance to experience the local wildlife, take part in exciting activities for families or simply enjoy the beautiful outdoors.
From city centre gardens to tranquil countryside grounds, Edinburgh and the Lothians offer a number of stunning gardens.