The 10 ‘most peaceful’ Edinbugh hidden gems and beauty spots - in pictures

According to a study, these are the 10 most peaceful beauty spots in Edinburgh

An Edinburgh beauty spot was last week named as the “most peaceful spot” in the UK – but nine other places featured in Edinburgh’s “most peaceful” list.

It comes as new analysis by revealed where Capital residents and visitors can find tranquility in the city, after it was named the “noisiest” in the UK. By analysing visitors’ reviews that mention words like “quiet”, “relaxing”, “tranquil”, “calm”, and “peaceful”, researchers at gave each place a ‘Quiet Score’.

Taking top spot to be named the “most peaceful spot in the country” was Dr Neil’s Garden, a hidden gem beauty spot that even many locals don’t know exists. The secluded garden ranked second globally, out of a huge 3,300+ places across the UK, mainland Europe and the US that were included in the research.

Take a look through our gallery to see all 10 Edinburgh spots named in the city’s “most peaceful” list.

To find out more about other cities and parks that appeared in the analysis, plus the methodology, you can look at the research in full by visiting

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