10 days in Scotland Itinerary

10 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Stirling
— 1 night
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Crieff
— Few hours
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Aberfeldy
— 1 night
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Aberdeen
— 2 nights
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Inverness
— 1 night
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Plockton
— Few hours
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Kirkcudbright
— 1 night
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Melrose
— 1 night
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Kelso
— 1 night
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Pittenweem
— 1 night
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Linlithgow
— Few hours

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Stirling

Stirling
Stirling is a city in central Scotland. For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Stirling tour itinerary builder app.

Glasgow to Stirling is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Stirling are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. You'll set off for Crieff on the 13th (Tue).

Things to do in Stirling

Outdoors · Parks · Nightlife · Tours

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Crieff

Crieff
Crieff is a market town in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Crieff trip planning site.

Drive from Stirling to Crieff in an hour. You'll set off for Aberfeldy on the 13th (Tue).

Things to do in Crieff

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

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Aberfeldy

Aberfeldy ©
Aberfeldy is a burgh in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, on the River Tay. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): get a dose of the wild on Highland Safaris, then browse the exhibits of The Scottish Crannog Centre, then appreciate the history behind Black Watch Monument, and finally sample the fine beverages at Dewar's Aberfeldy Distillery.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Aberfeldy journey planning site.

Getting from Crieff to Aberfeldy by car takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Aberdeen.

Things to do in Aberfeldy

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Highland Safaris ©
Highland Safaris
The Scottish Crannog Centre ©
The Scottish Crannog Centre
Dewar's Aberfeldy Distillery ©
Dewar's Aberfeldy Distillery

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Aberdeen

Aberdeen ©

Flower of Scotland

The powerhouse of the northeast, Aberdeen is a prosperous urban center fueled by a thriving petroleum industry.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at David Welch Winter Gardens, wander the streets of Footdee (Fittie), then see the interesting displays at Aberdeen Maritime Museum, and finally stop by iiMusic. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Dunnottar Castle, then examine the collection at The Gordon Highlanders Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at Peterhead Prison Museum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Aberdeen online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Aberfeldy to Aberdeen takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. October in Aberdeen sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Aberdeen

Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Peterhead Prison Museum ©
Peterhead Prison Museum
Dunnottar Castle ©
Dunnottar Castle
Aberdeen Maritime Museum ©
Aberdeen Maritime Museum

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Inverness

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Clava Cairns, then take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, then learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To plan Inverness vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Aberdeen to Inverness by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Plockton.

Things to do in Inverness

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Distillery Tours
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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Plockton

Plockton ©
On the 17th (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Eilean Donan Castle, contemplate the long history of Strome Castle, and then do sightseeing your way with Plockton Seal Trips.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Plockton trip maker.

Drive from Inverness to Plockton in 2 hours. October in Plockton sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Kirkcudbright.

Things to do in Plockton

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
Strome Castle ©
Strome Castle

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Kirkcudbright

Kirkcudbright
Kirkcudbright, is a town and parish in Kirkcudbrightshire, of which it is traditionally the county town, within Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.The town lies southwest of Castle Douglas and Dalbeattie at the mouth of the River Dee, some 4mi from the Irish Sea.HistoryAn early rendition of the name of the town was Kilcudbrit; this derives from the Gaelic Cille Chuithbeirt meaning "chapel of Cuthbert", the saint whose mortal remains were kept at the town between their exhumation at Lindisfarne and reinterment at Chester-le-Street.Spottiswood, in his account of religious houses in Scotland, mentions that the Franciscans or Grey Friars had been established at Kirkcudbright from the 12th century. Plan trip to Kirkcudbright with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Plockton to Kirkcudbright in 6.5 hours. Another option is to drive. On the 18th (Sun), you'll travel to Melrose.

Things to do in Kirkcudbright

Outdoors · Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

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Melrose

Melrose ©
Melrose is a small town and civil parish in the Scottish Borders, historically in Roxburghshire. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Melrose Abbey, then admire the striking features of Abbotsford House, and then delve into the distant past at Dryburgh Abbey.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Melrose itinerary builder.

Getting from Kirkcudbright to Melrose by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Kelso.

Things to do in Melrose

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Melrose Abbey ©
Melrose Abbey
Abbotsford House ©
Abbotsford House
Dryburgh Abbey ©
Dryburgh Abbey

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Kelso

Kelso ©
Kelso is a market town in the Scottish Borders area of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the ancient world of Jedburgh Abbey, steep yourself in history at Mary Queen of Scots' Visitor Centre, then explore the historical opulence of Floors Castle & Gardens, and finally pause for some photo ops at Kelso War Memorial.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kelso trip itinerary app.

Kelso is just a stone's throw from Melrose. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Pittenweem.

Things to do in Kelso

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Floors Castle & Gardens ©
Floors Castle & Gardens
Jedburgh Abbey ©
Jedburgh Abbey
Mary Queen of Scots' Visitor Centre ©
Mary Queen of Scots' Visitor Centre

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Pittenweem

Pittenweem ©
On the 20th (Tue), make a trip to St Monan's Windmill and Salt Pans, delve into the distant past at Ardross Castle, stop by Ardross Farm Shop, kick back and relax at Elie Beach, then make a trip to Lady's Tower, and finally don't miss a visit to Nicholsons Sweet and Ice Cream Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Wed): make a trip to Pittenweem Harbour, Head underground at St. Fillan's Cave, then explore the historical opulence of Kellie Castle & Garden, and finally take a memorable tour with St Andrews & Elie Sea Safari.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Pittenweem day trip planner.

You can drive from Kelso to Pittenweem in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. October in Pittenweem sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Linlithgow.

Things to do in Pittenweem

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Kellie Castle & Garden ©
Kellie Castle & Garden
Pittenweem Harbour ©
Pittenweem Harbour
Elie Beach ©
Elie Beach

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hours
Linlithgow

Linlithgow
Linlithgow is a royal burgh in West Lothian, Scotland. Plan a trip to Linlithgow easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Getting from Pittenweem to Linlithgow by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In October, daily temperatures in Linlithgow can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. On the 21st (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in Linlithgow

Outdoors · Parks · Nightlife · Fun & Games

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