13 days in Scotland Itinerary

13 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Oban
— 1 night
2
Fort William
— Few hours
3
Inverness
— 2 nights
4
Dunnet
— 1 night
5
Durness
— 1 night
6
Ullapool
— 3 nights
7
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
8
Stirling
— 2 nights

1
night
Oban

Oban
Oban is a resort town within the Argyll and Bute council area of Scotland. For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Oban travel itinerary planner.

Doncaster to Oban is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. Traveling from Doncaster in July, expect nights in Oban to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. You will leave for Fort William on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Oban

Outdoors Tours Parks

few
hours
Fort William

Fort William ©
Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jacobite Steam Train. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): get interesting insight from Jacobite Steam Train.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Fort William trip site.

Traveling by car from Oban to Fort William takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Tours
Highlights from your plan
Jacobite Steam Train ©
Jacobite Steam Train

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 Clootie Well as well as Rogie Falls. On the next day, take in the dramatic scenery at Rogie Falls and then make a trip to Clootie Well.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Inverness day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Inverness takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Dunnet.

Things to do in Inverness

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Clootie Well, Rogie Falls
Highlights from your plan
River Ness ©
River Ness
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Rogie Falls ©
Rogie Falls

1
night
Dunnet

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Dunnet road trip planner.

You can drive from Inverness to Dunnet in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Inverness in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Dunnet: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Durness.

Things to do in Dunnet

Breweries & Distilleries Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Distillery Tours, Dunnet Bay
Highlights from your plan
Distillery Tours
Dunnet Bay ©
Dunnet Bay
Dunnet Head Lighthouse ©
Dunnet Head Lighthouse

1
night
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Durness day trip site.

Drive from Dunnet to Durness in 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Durness are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Ullapool.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach
Smoo Cave ©
Smoo Cave

3
nights
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ullapool: Achmelvich Beach (in Lochinver) and Ardvreck Castle (in Assynt). And it doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Stac Pollaidh Mountain, get engrossed in the history at Ullapool Museum, look for gifts at Lael Crafts Gallery and coffee stop, and take in breathtaking views at Corrieshalloch Gorge.

To find where to stay and tourist information, go to the Ullapool tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Durness to Ullapool by car takes about 2 hours. July in Ullapool sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Achmelvich Beach, Ardvreck Castle
Highlights from your plan
Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach
Stac Pollaidh Mountain ©
Stac Pollaidh Mountain
Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve
Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Plockton Harbour, thenstep into the grandiose world of Eilean Donan Castle, and then look for gifts at Favourite Things. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): get your game on at A.C.E Target Sports, thentake in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, thenexplore the striking landscape at The Quiraing, and finally explore the activities along Loch Portree.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Isle of Skye online vacation planner.

Explore your travel options from Ullapool to Isle of Skye with the Route module. In July, daily temperatures in Isle of Skye can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Stirling.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kyle of Lochalsh, Plockton Harbour
Highlights from your plan
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
A.C.E Target Sports ©
A.C.E Target Sports

2
nights
Stirling

Stirling
Stirling is a city in central Scotland. Stirling is known for historic sites, wildlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Stirling Castle, sample the fine beverages at Deanston Distillery & Visitor Centre, snap pictures at Stirling Bridge, and contemplate the long history of The Old Town Jail.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Stirling trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Isle of Skye to Stirling takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Stirling, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Stirling

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle
National Wallace Monument ©
National Wallace Monument
Doune Castle ©
Doune Castle

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