14 days in Scotland Itinerary

14 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Glasgow
— 1 night
2
Salen
— 2 nights
3
Glenfinnan
— Few hours
4
Mallaig
— 1 night
5
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
6
Inverness
— 2 nights
7
Aviemore
— Few hours
8
Crieff
— 2 nights
9
Dunfermline
— Few hours
10
Edinburgh
— 2 nights

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night
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Your day by day itinerary now includes University of Glasgow as well as Stirling Castle. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Stirling Castle, deepen your understanding at University of Glasgow, and then steep yourself in history at Glasgow Cathedral.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Glasgow trip app.

Halifax, Canada to Glasgow is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Halifax to Glasgow is 4 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Halifax in July: high temperatures in Glasgow hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Salen.

Things to do in Glasgow

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Stirling Castle
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Glasgow Cathedral ©
Glasgow Cathedral
Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle
University of Glasgow ©
University of Glasgow

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nights
Salen

Salen ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Duart Castle as well as Iona Abbey and Nunnery. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Duart Castle and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Iona Abbey and Nunnery.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Salen trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Glasgow to Salen. When traveling from Glasgow in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Salen: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Glenfinnan.

Things to do in Salen

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Iona Abbey and Nunnery, Duart Castle
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Iona Abbey and Nunnery ©
Iona Abbey and Nunnery
Duart Castle ©
Duart Castle

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Glenfinnan

Glenfinnan ©
Glenfinnan is a hamlet in Lochaber area of the Highlands of Scotland. Your day by day itinerary now includes Glenfinnan Viaduct. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Glenfinnan Viaduct.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Glenfinnan trip itinerary maker site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Salen to Glenfinnan. In July, daily temperatures in Glenfinnan can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. On the 31st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Mallaig.

Things to do in Glenfinnan

Historic Sites
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Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct

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night
Mallaig

Mallaig ©
Mallaig ; is a port in Lochaber, on the west coast of the Highlands of Scotland. On the 31st (Fri), take a memorable drive along Morar Beach and then look for gifts at Haggard Alley.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Mallaig using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Glenfinnan to Mallaig takes an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Mallaig can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Mallaig

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Morar Beach ©
Morar Beach
Haggard Alley ©
Haggard Alley

2
nights
Isle of Skye

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Portree Harbour, Kilt Rock and Neist Point. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): explore the activities along The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Neist Point. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Portree Harbour, then explore the striking landscape at The Old Man of Storr, and then explore the striking landscape at Kilt Rock.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Isle of Skye trip maker.

You can travel from Mallaig to Isle of Skye in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Mon) before leaving for Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature · Parks
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The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye ©
The Old Man of Storr ©
The Old Man of Storr
Neist Point ©
Neist Point

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Urquhart Castle. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield and then contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Urquhart Castle.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Inverness sightseeing app.

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Inverness in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Aviemore.

Things to do in Inverness

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Urquhart Castle, Sluggan Bridge
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River Ness ©
River Ness
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

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Aviemore

Aviemore
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Aviemore travel planner.

Getting from Inverness to Aviemore by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. August in Aviemore sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. On the 5th (Wed), you'll travel to Crieff.

Things to do in Aviemore

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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2
nights
Crieff

Crieff
Crieff is a market town in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Crieff trip builder site.

You can drive from Aviemore to Crieff in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Dunfermline.

Things to do in Crieff

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
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Dunfermline

Dunfermline
Dunfermline is a town and former Royal Burgh, and parish, in Fife, Scotland, on high ground 3mi from the northern shore of the Firth of Forth. To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Dunfermline online travel route planner.

You can drive from Crieff to Dunfermline in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Dunfermline are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You will leave for Edinburgh on the 7th (Fri).

Things to do in Dunfermline

Outdoors · Parks · Nightlife
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Palace of Holyroodhouse has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Dunfermline to Edinburgh takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse

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