Fodor's Expert Review Princes Street

New Town Neighborhood/Street
Free

The south side of this dominant New Town street is occupied by the well-kept Princes Street Gardens, which act as a wide green moat to the castle on its rock. The north side is now one long sequence of chain stores with mostly unappealing modern fronts, with one or two exceptions: most notably the handsome Victorian facade that is home to Jenners department store.

Neighborhood/Street Free

Quick Facts

Waterloo Pl. to Lothian Rd.
Edinburgh, Edinburgh  Scotland

What’s Nearby

Find a Hotel

Around the Web