4 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

4 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Fly
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Glasgow
— 1 day
Drive
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Glencoe
— 1 night
Drive
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Edinburgh
— 1 night
Drive
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Fort William
— 1 night
Bus to Glasgow, Fly to London Heathrow

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Glasgow

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Glasgow Cathedral, then identify plant and animal life at Strathblane Falconry, and then take a memorable tour with Outdoor Pursuits Scotland.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Glasgow trip planner.

London to Glasgow is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from London in August; daily highs in Glasgow reach 20°C and lows reach 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Glencoe.

Things to do in Glasgow

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

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Glencoe

Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): trek along Glencoe Lochan and then identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Glencoe vacation planner.

Getting from Glasgow to Glencoe by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Glencoe can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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Edinburgh

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Glencoe to Edinburgh takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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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. To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Fort William attractions planner.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Fort William in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fort William

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

United Kingdom travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.