11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  11​h
1
Edinburgh
— 1 night
train:  1​h
2
Lower Largo
— 1 night
train:  30​min
3
St. Andrews
— 2 nights
train:  3​h
4
Dumbarton
— 2 nights
train:  30​min
5
Port Glasgow
— 1 day
train:  30​min
6
Glasgow
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Boston


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1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip builder app .

Boston, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Boston to Edinburgh. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Boston in September: high temperatures in Edinburgh hover around 62°F and lows are around 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Lower Largo.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Rosslyn Chapel
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Greyfriars Kirk ©
Greyfriars Kirk

1
night
Lower Largo

Lower Largo
Lower Largo or Seatown of Largo is a village in Fife, Scotland, situated on Largo Bay along the north side of the Firth of Forth.An ancient fishing village, in the parish of Largo, Lower Largo is famous as the 1676 birthplace of Alexander Selkirk, who provided inspiration for Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe. For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Lower Largo itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Lower Largo takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Lower Largo can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. On the 26th (Thu), you're off toSt. Andrews.

Things to do in Lower Largo

Parks Historic Sites Trails

2
nights
St. Andrews

St. Andrews ©
On the 25th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Andrews Cathedral, then deepen your understanding at University of St Andrews, and then admire the natural beauty at Kellie Castle & Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at St Andrews Botanic Garden.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the St. Andrews trip planner .

St. Andrews is just a short distance from Lower Largo. In September, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Dumbarton.

Things to do in St. Andrews

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Scone Palace, Kellie Castle & Garden, Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines
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Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines ©
Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines
St Andrews Cathedral ©
St Andrews Cathedral
St Andrews Botanic Garden ©
St Andrews Botanic Garden

2
nights
Dumbarton

Dumbarton ©
Dumbarton is a town in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland, on the north bank of the River Clyde where the River Leven flows into the Clyde estuary. On the 28th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Dumbarton Castle and then admire the natural beauty at Geilston Garden.

Start your trip to Dumbarton by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from St. Andrews to Dumbarton takes 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Dumbarton can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Port Glasgow.

Things to do in Dumbarton

Parks Historic Sites
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Geilston Garden ©
Geilston Garden
Dumbarton Castle ©
Dumbarton Castle

1
day
Port Glasgow

Port Glasgow ©
Port Glasgow is the second largest town in the Inverclyde council area of Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): stroll through Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park and then step into the grandiose world of Newark Castle.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Port Glasgow day trip planning website .

Port Glasgow is just a stone's throw from Dumbarton. September in Port Glasgow sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Port Glasgow

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park
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Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park ©
Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park
Newark Castle ©
Newark Castle

2
nights
Glasgow

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Glasgow itinerary planner.

Glasgow is very close to Port Glasgow. In September, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glasgow

Tours Museums
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Food Tours
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

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