Located on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth, Edinburgh measures approximately 264km2 and is the capital of Scotland. A cultured city that seamlessly blends cosmopolitan life and culture, Edinburgh is an exciting holiday destination that blends the modern with the ancient. Featuring magnificent architecture, Edinburgh is dominated by a fairytale castle perched on extinct volcanic rock. Other architectural gems include Victorian masterpieces and medieval churches. Use the Edinburgh map below to explore regions of the city, or choose your accommodation with the help of our handy hotel map.