4 days in Loch Lomond, The Trossachs, Stirling & Forth Valley, Isle of Skye & Edinburgh Itinerary

4 days in Loch Lomond, The Trossachs, Stirling & Forth Valley, Isle of Skye & Edinburgh Itinerary

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Stirling
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Isle of Skye
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Edinburgh
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Stirling

Stirling ©
Stirling is a city in central Scotland. On the 21st (Mon), explore the activities along Loch Lomond, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bracklinn Falls Bridge and Callander Crags, and then explore the historical opulence of Stirling Castle.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Stirling trip itinerary website.

Manchester to Stirling is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, daily temperatures in Stirling can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Stirling

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Bracklinn Falls Bridge and Callander Crags
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Loch Lomond ©
Loch Lomond
Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle

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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 22nd (Tue): get interesting insight from Spindrift Boat Cruises, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Isle of Skye trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Stirling to Isle of Skye in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September in Isle of Skye, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
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The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
The Old Man of Storr ©
The Old Man of Storr

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 23rd (Wed), make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close, then don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle. On the next day, get great views at Calton Hill, then see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, then take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, and finally contemplate the long history of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Edinburgh road trip planning app.

Getting from Isle of Skye to Edinburgh by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. September in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

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