4 days in Scotland Itinerary

4 days in Scotland Itinerary

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4 days in Scotland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Inverness
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Durness
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Edinburgh
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: London

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Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Knoydart Peninsula and then get outside with Bellfield Park.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Inverness trip site .

London to Inverness is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from London in September, expect Inverness to be slightly colder, temps between 19°C and 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Durness.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Knoydart Peninsula
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Bellfield Park ©
Bellfield Park

2
nights
Durness

Durness
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. On the 20th (Fri), kick back and relax at Durness Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sango Bay, and then kick back and relax at Scourie Bay. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Balnakeil Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sandwood Bay Beach.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Durness trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Inverness to Durness in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Durness sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Scourie Bay, Sandwood Bay Beach
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Sandwood Bay Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach

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night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): step aboard Royal Yacht Britannia, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planner .

You can drive from Durness to Edinburgh in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

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