22 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

22 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Edinburgh
— 6 nights
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Glasgow
— 4 nights
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Ayr
— 3 nights
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Inverness
— 7 nights

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh Castle and St Andrews Links will appeal to history buffs. National Museum of Scotland and Scottish National Portrait Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Edinburgh: St. Andrews (Blackfriars Chapel, St Andrews Cathedral, &more), Perth (Tibbermore Parish Church & The Black Watch Castle & Museum) and Blackness Castle (in Linlithgow). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Edinburgh, steep yourself in history at Grassmarket, brush up on your military savvy at National War Museum of Scotland, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Greyfriars Kirk.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip planner.

Spokane, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 8 hours. In October, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 56°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

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National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
The Black Watch Castle & Museum ©
The Black Watch Castle & Museum
St Andrews Links ©
St Andrews Links

4
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Glasgow

Glasgow ©

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Hunterian Museum and The Mackintosh House. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Tenement House and People's Palace and Winter Gardens. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Glasgow West End, sample the fine beverages at The Clydeside Distillery, examine the collection at St. Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art, and view the masterpieces at The Glasgow School of Art.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Glasgow trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Edinburgh to Glasgow in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Glasgow sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 44°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Ayr.

Things to do in Glasgow

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Strathblane Falconry ©
Strathblane Falconry
The Tenement House ©
The Tenement House
The Mackintosh House
The Mackintosh House

3
nights
Ayr

Ayr ©
Get a sense of the local culture at Robert Burns Birthplace Museum and Barony Colliery. Get outdoors at Ayr Equestrian Centre and Lang Scots Mile.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Ayr trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Glasgow to Ayr by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in October, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Ayr

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dunure Castle ©
Dunure Castle
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum ©
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum
Blairquhan Castle ©
Blairquhan Castle

7
nights
Inverness

Inverness

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Get some cultural insight at Culloden Battlefield and Inverness Cathedral. Discover out-of-the-way places like Fort George and River Ness. Venture out of the city with trips to Corrimony Chambered Cairn (in Drumnadrochit), Aviemore (Loch Morlich & Zipline) and Glen Affric National Nature Reserve (in Cannich). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, delve into the distant past at Craig Phadrig, examine the collection at The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection), and get a dose of the wild on Highland Tour Guide.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Inverness trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Ayr to Inverness in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ayr in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 41°F in Inverness. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

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