16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Sint-Niklaas
Drive:  17​h 30​min
1
Glasgow
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Oban
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Glencoe Village
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  3​h
4
Isle of Skye
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
5
Inverness
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Dundee
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  15​h
End: Sint-Niklaas

3
nights
Glasgow

Glasgow
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Kelvingrove Park, The Necropolis, George Square, and other attractions. Venture out of the city with trips to Falkirk Wheel (in Falkirk) and Stirling Castle (in Stirling). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, explore the engaging exhibits at Glasgow Science Centre, admire the natural beauty at Glasgow Botanic Gardens, and contemplate the long history of Glasgow Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Glasgow online travel route planner .

Sint-Niklaas, Belgium to Glasgow is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sint-Niklaas to Glasgow. In July, daytime highs in Glasgow are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Oban.

Things to do in Glasgow

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Falkirk, Stirling
Highlights from your plan
Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Glasgow Cathedral ©
Glasgow Cathedral

3
nights
Oban

Oban ©
Oban is a resort town within the Argyll and Bute council area of Scotland. Your list of things to see and do now includes Cruachan Visitor Centre, St. Conan’s Kirk, Kilchurn Castle, and other attractions. When in Oban, make a side trip to see Nether Largie South Cairn in Kilmartin, approximately 54 minutes away. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Finn Falconry, sample the fine beverages at Oban Distillery, and don't miss a visit to McCaig's Tower.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Oban day trip website .

Getting from Glasgow to Oban by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Glasgow in July: highs in Oban hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Glencoe Village.

Things to do in Oban

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Dalmally, Falls of Falloch, Nether Largie South Cairn, St. Conan’s Kirk
Highlights from your plan
Finn Falconry ©
Finn Falconry
McCaig's Tower ©
McCaig's Tower
Kilchurn Castle ©
Kilchurn Castle

1
night
Glencoe Village

Glencoe Village ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Three Sisters, Glen Coe and Old Fort of Fort William. On the 24th (Fri), take in the awesome beauty at The Three Sisters, appreciate the views at Glen Coe, then don't miss a visit to Old Fort of Fort William, and finally admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Glencoe Village trip planner .

Drive from Oban to Glencoe Village in an hour. In July, daytime highs in Glencoe Village are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sat) before leaving for Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Glencoe Village

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Fort William, Glencoe
Highlights from your plan
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall
Old Fort of Fort William ©
Old Fort of Fort William

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kilt Rock as well as The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing, explore the striking landscape at Kilt Rock, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, then snap pictures at Sligachan Old Bridge, and finally explore the activities along Portree Harbour. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Dunvegan Castle & Gardens and then explore the activities along The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Isle of Skye tour planning tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Glencoe Village to Isle of Skye. Traveling from Glencoe Village in July, expect nights in Isle of Skye to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are slightly colder, around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
The Old Man of Storr ©
The Old Man of Storr
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens ©
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens

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 Clava Cairns, Fort George and Culloden Battlefield.

You can plan Inverness trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Isle of Skye to Inverness by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of car and train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Tue) before leaving for Dundee.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Clava Cairns
Highlights from your plan
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Fort George
Fort George
River Ness ©
River Ness

1
night
Dundee

Dundee ©
Dundee, officially the City of Dundee, is the fourth-largest city in Scotland.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Discovery Point.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Dundee vacation planning website .

Traveling by car from Inverness to Dundee takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Dundee when traveling from Inverness in July, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow time for the train ride to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Dundee

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Dunnottar Castle
Highlights from your plan
Dunnottar Castle ©
Dunnottar Castle
Discovery Point ©
Discovery Point
The Dundee Law ©
The Dundee Law

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Scotch Whisky Experience. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to Palace of Holyroodhouse, then don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Edinburgh Old Town.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh vacation builder site .

Getting from Dundee to Edinburgh by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dundee in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Edinburgh, with lows of 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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