9 days in Europe Itinerary

9 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
London
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Inverness, Scotland
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
3
Pitlochry, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Toronto

1
night
London

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
On the 17th (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, then steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and finally make a trip to Trafalgar Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, take in the views from Tower Bridge, then take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, and finally make a trip to Big Ben.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the London online road trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to London is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Toronto to London, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Toronto in August, with highs in London at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

2
nights
Inverness, Scotland

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 19th (Wed), gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, then take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, and then explore the activities along River Ness. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Fort George and then witness the site of a historic battle at Battlefield Select Tours.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Inverness vacation builder.

Getting from London to Inverness by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from London in August, things will get little chillier in Inverness: highs are around 21°C and lows about 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Pitlochry.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Culloden Battlefield
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Distillery Tours
Fort George
Fort George
River Ness ©
River Ness

2
nights
Pitlochry, Scotland

Pitlochry ©
Pitlochry is a burgh in the county of Perthshire in Scotland, lying on the River Tummel. Schiehallion has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Edradour Distillery, stop by Queen's View Visitor Centre, then take in the awesome beauty at Schiehallion, and finally see the interesting displays at Atholl Country Life Museum. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see human ingenuity at work at Pitlochry Dam Power Station And Fish Ladder, stroll through Blair Castle and Hercules Gardens, then look for gifts at Pitlochry Station Bookshop, and finally see the interesting displays at Highland Folk Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Pitlochry driving holiday planner.

Traveling by train from Inverness to Pitlochry takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Pitlochry

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Highland Folk Museum
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Blair Castle and Hercules Gardens ©
Blair Castle and Hercules Gardens
Highland Folk Museum ©
Highland Folk Museum
Queen's View Visitor Centre ©
Queen's View Visitor Centre

2
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 23rd (Sun), contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, then make a trip to The Royal Mile, and then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and then explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Pitlochry to Edinburgh takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

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