46 days in Scotland Itinerary

46 days in Scotland Itinerary

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46 days in Scotland Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
Fly:  13​h
1
Edinburgh
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Peebles
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Dumfries
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
4
Kirkcudbright
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Ayr
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
6
Glasgow
— 1 night
train:  1​h
7
Balloch
— 2 nights
bus + taxi:  1​h
8
Inveraray
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
9
Oban
— 1 night
Travel:  3​h 30​min
10
Isle of Iona
— 2 nights
Travel:  3​h 30​min
11
Tobermory, Isle of Mull
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
12
Kilchoan
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
13
Strontian
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
14
Glencoe Village
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
15
Fort William
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
16
Glenfinnan
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
17
Arisaig
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
18
Mallaig
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
19
Isle of Skye
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
20
Kyle of Lochalsh
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
21
Strathcarron
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
22
Ullapool
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
23
Thurso
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
24
Golspie
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
25
Beauly
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
26
Drumnadrochit
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h
27
Foyers
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
28
Inverness
— 3 nights
Drive:  15​min
29
Culloden Moor
— 4 nights
Drive:  30​min
30
Nairn
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
31
Grantown-on-Spey
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
32
Aviemore
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Indianapolis

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Princes Street Gardens, Scott Monument, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): make a trip to The Elizabethan Walls, make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close, pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, then make a trip to Scott Monument, then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and finally make a trip to The Royal Mile.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh online visit planner .

Indianapolis, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Indianapolis to Edinburgh due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Indianapolis in July, expect Edinburgh to be a bit cooler, temps between 66°F and 51°F. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Peebles.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

The Elizabethan Walls
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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Peebles

Peebles ©
Peebles is a royal burgh in Tweeddale, within the Scottish Borders region. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Dawyck Botanic Garden, then pause for some serene contemplation at Rosslyn Chapel, and then delve into the distant past at Melrose Abbey.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Peebles trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Edinburgh to Peebles in an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Dumfries.

Things to do in Peebles

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Rosslyn Chapel, Melrose Abbey
Highlights from your plan
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Melrose Abbey ©
Melrose Abbey
Dawyck Botanic Garden ©
Dawyck Botanic Garden

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Dumfries

Dumfries ©
Dumfries is a market town and former royal burgh within the Dumfries and Galloway council area of Scotland.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Caerlaverock Castle and then explore the historical opulence of Drumlanrig Castle.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Dumfries driving holiday planner .

Drive from Peebles to Dumfries in 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Peebles in July since evenings lows in Dumfries dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kirkcudbright.

Things to do in Dumfries

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Caerlaverock Castle ©
Caerlaverock Castle
Drumlanrig Castle ©
Drumlanrig Castle

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Kirkcudbright

Kirkcudbright ©
Kirkcudbright, is a town and parish in Kirkcudbrightshire, of which it is traditionally the county town, within Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.The town lies southwest of Castle Douglas and Dalbeattie at the mouth of the River Dee, some 4mi from the Irish Sea.HistoryAn early rendition of the name of the town was Kilcudbrit; this derives from the Gaelic Cille Chuithbeirt meaning "chapel of Cuthbert", the saint whose mortal remains were kept at the town between their exhumation at Lindisfarne and reinterment at Chester-le-Street.Spottiswood, in his account of religious houses in Scotland, mentions that the Franciscans or Grey Friars had been established at Kirkcudbright from the 12th century. To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kirkcudbright online journey planner .

Traveling by car from Dumfries to Kirkcudbright takes an hour. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Ayr.

Things to do in Kirkcudbright

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Threave Castle ©
Threave Castle
Orchardton Tower ©
Orchardton Tower

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Ayr

Ayr ©
Ayr is a large town and former Royal Burgh on the west coast of Ayrshire in Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Culzean Castle.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Ayr journey planner .

Traveling by car from Kirkcudbright to Ayr takes 1.5 hours. July in Ayr sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Glasgow.

Things to do in Ayr

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Culzean Castle ©
Culzean Castle

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Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Glasgow Cathedral, then admire the natural beauty at Glasgow Botanic Gardens, then stroll around Kelvingrove Park, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Tenement House. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then take a stroll through Buchanan Street.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Glasgow travel website .

Take a bus from Ayr to Glasgow in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Glasgow are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Balloch.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Glasgow Cathedral ©
Glasgow Cathedral

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Balloch

Balloch ©
Balloch is a small town in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland, at the foot of Loch Lomond.EtymologyBalloch comes from the Gaelic word bal which means village or hamlet, so Balloch means "village on the loch", i.e. Your list of things to see and do now includes An Ceann Mor, Luss Visitor Centre, Conic Hill, and other attractions.

To find maps and tourist information, refer to the Balloch journey maker website .

Traveling by train from Glasgow to Balloch takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Balloch sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Inveraray.

Things to do in Balloch

Outdoors Tours Nature

Side Trips

Luss Visitor Centre, Falls of Dochart, An Ceann Mor, Conic Hill
Highlights from your plan
Conic Hill ©
Conic Hill
Sweeney's Cruise Co. Loch Lomond ©
An Ceann Mor ©
An Ceann Mor

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Inveraray

Inveraray ©
Inveraray; is a town in Argyll and Bute, Scotland. On the 3rd (Sat), appreciate the history behind War Memorial and then take in nature's colorful creations at Crarae Garden Argyll.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Inveraray tour planner .

You can do a combination of bus and taxi from Balloch to Inveraray in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Inveraray are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. On the 4th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Oban.

Things to do in Inveraray

Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Inveraray Castle ©
Inveraray Castle
Crarae Garden Argyll ©
Crarae Garden Argyll
Dun Na Cuaiche Woodland Walk ©
Dun Na Cuaiche Woodland Walk

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Oban

Oban ©
Oban is a resort town within the Argyll and Bute council area of Scotland. You've now added Etive Boat Trips to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): learn about all things military at Oban War & Peace Museum, steep yourself in history at Dunstaffnage Castle & Chapel, then take in panoramic vistas at McCaigs Tower Oban, and finally make a trip to McCaig's Tower.

For ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Oban road trip planning app .

Getting from Inveraray to Oban by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Oban are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Isle of Iona.

Things to do in Oban

Tours Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
Etive Boat Trips ©
Etive Boat Trips
McCaig's Tower ©
McCaig's Tower
Oban War & Peace Museum ©
Oban War & Peace Museum

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Isle of Iona

Isle of Iona ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): Head underground at Fingal’s Cave, then get engrossed in the history at Iona Abbey and Nunnery, then explore the ancient world of Iona Nunnery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Oran's Chapel.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Isle of Iona road trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Oban to Isle of Iona with the Route module. In August, daily temperatures in Isle of Iona can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Tobermory.

Things to do in Isle of Iona

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Iona Abbey and Nunnery ©
Iona Abbey and Nunnery
Fingal’s Cave ©
Fingal’s Cave
St. Oran's Chapel ©
St. Oran's Chapel

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Tobermory, Isle of Mull

Tobermory ©
Tobermory is the capital of, and the only burgh on, the Isle of Mull in the Scottish Inner Hebrides. On the 7th (Wed), head off the coast to Staffa. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Mull Museum, identify plant and animal life at Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust, then explore the historical opulence of Duart Castle, and finally walk around Aros Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Tobermory trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Isle of Iona to Tobermory. August in Tobermory sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kilchoan.

Things to do in Tobermory

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Isle of Mull
Highlights from your plan
Staffa ©
Staffa
Aros Park ©
Aros Park
Mull Museum ©
Mull Museum

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Kilchoan

Kilchoan ©
Kilchoan is a village on the Scottish peninsula of Ardnamurchan, in Lochaber, Highland. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Ardnamurchan Point and Lighthouse and then enjoy the sand and surf at Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands).

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Kilchoan online trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Tobermory to Kilchoan in 1.5 hours. In August in Kilchoan, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Strontian.

Things to do in Kilchoan

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands)
Highlights from your plan
Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) ©
Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands)
Ardnamurchan Point and Lighthouse ©
Ardnamurchan Point and Lighthouse

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Strontian

Strontian ©
Strontian is the main village in Sunart, an area in western Lochaber, Highland, Scotland, on the A861 road. To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Strontian road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Kilchoan to Strontian takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Glencoe Village.

Things to do in Strontian

Trails Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan

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Glencoe Village

Glencoe Village ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Glencoe Folk Museum and then admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Glen Etive, take in the awesome beauty at The Three Sisters, look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, then make a trip to Ballachulish Slate Quarry, and finally trek along Glencoe Lochan.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Glencoe Village trip planner .

Drive from Strontian to Glencoe Village in an hour. In August in Glencoe Village, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 50°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Mon) before leaving for Fort William.

Things to do in Glencoe Village

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Glencoe, Ballachulish Slate Quarry, West Highland Way, Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Glen Etive ©
Glen Etive

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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. On the 12th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ben Nevis, admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall, then don't miss a visit to Neptune's Staircase, and finally appreciate the history behind Commando Monument.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Fort William journey planner.

Fort William is just a short distance from Glencoe Village. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Tue) before leaving for Glenfinnan.

Things to do in Fort William

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Commando Monument
Highlights from your plan
Ben Nevis ©
Ben Nevis
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall
West Highland Museum ©
West Highland Museum

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Glenfinnan

Glenfinnan ©
Glenfinnan is a hamlet in Lochaber area of the Highlands of Scotland. On the 13th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Glenfinnan Viaduct, then steep yourself in history at Glenfinnan Monument, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Shiel.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Glenfinnan online day trip planner .

Glenfinnan is just a stone's throw from Fort William. In August, daily temperatures in Glenfinnan can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Arisaig.

Things to do in Glenfinnan

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct
Glenfinnan Monument ©
Glenfinnan Monument
Loch Shiel ©
Loch Shiel

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Arisaig

Arisaig ©
Arisaig is a village in Lochaber, Inverness-shire, on the west coast of the Scottish Highlands, within the Rough Bounds. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Camusdarach Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Samalaman Beach, and then head outdoors with Smirisary Walk.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Arisaig trip itinerary maker tool .

Arisaig is just a stone's throw from Glenfinnan. In August, daily temperatures in Arisaig can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mallaig.

Things to do in Arisaig

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Glenuig
Highlights from your plan
Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Samalaman Beach ©
Samalaman Beach

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Mallaig

Mallaig ©
Mallaig ; is a port in Lochaber, on the west coast of the Highlands of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take a memorable drive along Morar Beach.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Mallaig trip itinerary planner .

Mallaig is very close to Arisaig. In August, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 52°F. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Wed) before leaving for Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Mallaig

Scenic Drive Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Morar Beach ©
Morar Beach

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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.
You've added Trotternish Ridge, Portree Harbour, Neist Point, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing and contemplate the long history of Dunvegan Castle & Gardens.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Isle of Skye road trip tool .

Drive from Mallaig to Isle of Skye in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 61°F in August, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Kyle of Lochalsh.

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
Neist Point ©
Neist Point

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Kyle of Lochalsh

Kyle of Lochalsh ©
Eilean Donan Castle has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Eilean Donan Castle and then take in the dramatic scenery at Falls of Glomach.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Kyle of Lochalsh trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Isle of Skye to Kyle of Lochalsh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Strathcarron.

Things to do in Kyle of Lochalsh

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Falls of Glomach ©
Falls of Glomach
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle

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Strathcarron

Strathcarron ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Attadale Gardens. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Attadale Gardens.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Strathcarron trip planner.

Strathcarron is very close to Kyle of Lochalsh. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in August, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Ullapool.

Things to do in Strathcarron

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Attadale Gardens ©
Attadale Gardens

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Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. You've now added Corrieshalloch Gorge to your itinerary. On the 18th (Sun), kick back and relax at Achmelvich Beach, then step into the grandiose world of Ardvreck Castle, and then explore the stunning scenery at Corrieshalloch Gorge.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Ullapool travel route planner .

Getting from Strathcarron to Ullapool by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 49°F. On the 18th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Thurso.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Achmelvich Beach, Ardvreck Castle
Highlights from your plan
Corrieshalloch Gorge ©
Corrieshalloch Gorge
Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach
Ardvreck Castle ©
Ardvreck Castle

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Thurso

Thurso ©
Thurso is a town and former burgh on the north coast of the Highland council area of Scotland.
You've now added The Castle and Gardens of Mey to your itinerary.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Thurso online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Ullapool to Thurso takes 3 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Thurso can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. On the 19th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Golspie.

Things to do in Thurso

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Wick Heritage Museum
Highlights from your plan
Queen Elizabeth Castle of Mey Trust ©
Dunnet Head ©
Dunnet Head

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Golspie

Golspie ©
Golspie is a village in Sutherland, Highland, Scotland, which lies on the North Sea coast in the shadow of Ben Bhraggie . Dunrobin Castle and Gardens has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Dunrobin Castle and Gardens.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Golspie trip maker app .

Drive from Thurso to Golspie in 1.5 hours. August in Golspie sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Beauly.

Things to do in Golspie

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens ©
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens

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Beauly

Beauly ©
Beauly is a town in the Kilmorack Parish of the Scottish County of Inverness, on the River Beauly, 10mi west of Inverness by the Far North railway line. You've now added Aigas Field Centre to your itinerary.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Beauly day trip website .

Getting from Golspie to Beauly by car takes about 1.5 hours. August in Beauly sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Drumnadrochit.

Things to do in Beauly

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Rogie Falls
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Rogie Falls ©
Rogie Falls
Beauly Priory ©
Beauly Priory

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Drumnadrochit

Drumnadrochit ©
Drumnadrochit is a village in the Highland local government council area of Scotland, lying on the west shore of Loch Ness, at the foot of Glen Urquhart.HistoryThe settlement grew up around a bridge over the River Enrick and the name Drumnadrochit derives from the Scottish Gaelic 'druim na drochaid' meaning the 'Ridge of the Bridge'. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Corrimony Chambered Cairn. Explore Drumnadrochit's surroundings by going to Cannich (Glen Affric National Nature Reserve & Loch Beinn a Mheadhoin) and Tomich (Plodda Falls & Dog Falls). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Urquhart Castle, appreciate the history behind John Cobb Memorial Cairn, and identify plant and animal life at Meall Fuar-Mhonaidh.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Drumnadrochit travel planner.

Drumnadrochit is just a short distance from Beauly. In August, daytime highs in Drumnadrochit are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. On the 25th (Sun), you'll travel to Foyers.

Things to do in Drumnadrochit

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Tomich, Cannich, John Cobb Memorial Cairn
Highlights from your plan
Glen Affric National Nature Reserve ©
Corrimony Chambered Cairn ©
Corrimony Chambered Cairn
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle

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Foyers

Foyers ©
You've now added The Falls of Foyers to your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Foyers: Laggan (Laggan Parish Church & Well of the Seven Heads), Fort Augustus (Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Fountain & Fort Augustus War Memorial) and Bridge of Oich (in Invergarry).

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Foyers route maker app .

Traveling by car from Aviemore to Foyers takes 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Foyers are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. On the 6th (Fri), you'll travel to Culloden Moor.

Things to do in Foyers

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Fort Augustus, Laggan, Bridge of Oich, Loch Ness, Invermoriston Falls
Highlights from your plan
The Falls of Foyers ©
The Falls of Foyers
Invermoriston Falls ©
Invermoriston Falls
Loch Ness ©
Loch Ness

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Inverness

Inverness
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
You've now added Fort George to your itinerary. Step out of Inverness with an excursion to Chanonry Point in Fortrose--about 30 minutes away.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Inverness journey maker .

Inverness is very close to Nairn. In August, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. On the 25th (Sun), you're off toUllapool.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chanonry Point
Highlights from your plan
Fort George
Fort George
Chanonry Point ©
Chanonry Point

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Culloden Moor

Culloden Moor ©
You've now added Culloden Battlefield to your itinerary.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Culloden Moor holiday website .

Traveling by car from Foyers to Culloden Moor takes an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Culloden Moor can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. On the 9th (Mon), you're off tohome.

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Rosemarkie, Clava Cairns, Fortrose Cathedral
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Rosemarkie Beach ©
Rosemarkie Beach
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Culloden Battlefield
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Clava Cairns

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Nairn

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Nairn is a town and former burgh in the Highland council area of Scotland. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cawdor Castle. On the 6th (Fri), kick back and relax at Nairn Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Cawdor Castle, and then get your bearings at Logie Steading.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Nairn trip itinerary maker tool .

Nairn is very close to Culloden Moor. In September, daily temperatures in Nairn can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Grantown-on-Spey.

Things to do in Nairn

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Logie Steading
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Cawdor Castle ©
Cawdor Castle
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Nairn Beach
Logie Steading ©
Logie Steading

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Grantown-on-Spey

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Grantown-on-Spey is a town in the Highland Council Area, historically within the county of Moray. Cairngorms National Park has been added to your itinerary.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Grantown-on-Spey route tool .

Traveling by car from Beauly to Grantown-on-Spey takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Grantown-on-Spey are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Strathcarron.

Things to do in Grantown-on-Spey

Nature Parks Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Glenlivet Distillery, Cairngorms National Park
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Cairngorms National Park ©
Cairngorms National Park
Glenlivet Distillery ©
Glenlivet Distillery

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Aviemore

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Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rothiemurchus. Keep things going the next day: stroll around RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, delve into the lush surroundings at Rothiemurchus, and then steep yourself in history at The Old Packhorse Bridge.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Aviemore trip planner .

Aviemore is very close to Grantown-on-Spey. In September in Aviemore, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Aviemore

Parks Nature Wildlife

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RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
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Rothiemurchus
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RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
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Cairngorm Mountain

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