58 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

58 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Edinburgh
— 2 nights
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Glasgow
— 1 night
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Greenock
— 1 night
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Ayr
— 1 night
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Girvan
— 1 night
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Stirling
— 2 nights
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Perth
— 3 nights
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Fettercairn
— 1 night
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Aberdeen
— 2 nights
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Lerwick
— 3 nights
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Peterhead
— 1 night
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Fraserburgh
— 1 night
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Huntly
— 1 night
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Keith
— Few hours
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Elgin
— 3 nights
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Dunbeath
— 1 night
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Wick
— 1 night
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Thurso
— 2 nights
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John O'Groats
— Few hours
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Kirkwall
— 2 nights
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Inverness
— 2 nights
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Ullapool
— 2 nights
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Lochinver
— Few hours
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Scourie
— 2 nights
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South Uist
— 2 nights
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Tarbert
— 1 night
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Finsbay
— Few hours
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Leverburgh
— 1 night
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Isle of Skye
— 3 nights
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North Uist
— 1 night
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Kyle of Lochalsh
— 2 nights
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Glenfinnan
— 2 nights
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Fort Augustus
— 2 nights
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Fort William
— 2 nights
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Craignure
— 1 night
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Oban
— 2 nights
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Arrochar
— 1 night
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Glencoe
— 2 nights

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Dean Village, sample the fine beverages at Edinburgh Gin Distillery, pause for some photo ops at Scottish National War Memorial, step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, then steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Freemasons Hall, Edinburgh, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, explore the historical opulence of Craigmillar Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holyrood Abbey, then see the interesting displays at Museum on the Mound, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Greyfriars Kirkyard.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh trip planner.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Highlights from your plan
Dean Village ©
Dean Village
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Craigmillar Castle ©
Craigmillar Castle

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Govan Old Parish Church, then explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and finally examine the collection at Fairfield Heritage. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Roman Catholic Metropolitan Cathedral of St Andrew, then take an in-depth tour of People's Palace and Winter Gardens, and then take an in-depth tour of Scottish Football Museum.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Glasgow road trip planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Glasgow by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Greenock.

Things to do in Glasgow

Highlights from your plan
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
People's Palace and Winter Gardens ©
People's Palace and Winter Gardens
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel ©

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Greenock

Greenock ©
Greenock is a town and administrative centre in the Inverclyde council area in Scotland and a former burgh within the historic county of Renfrewshire, located in the west central Lowlands of Scotland. On the 15th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old West Kirk and then see the interesting displays at Scottish Fire and Rescue Service Museum and Heritage Centre.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Greenock online journey planner.

Getting from Glasgow to Greenock by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Fri) before leaving for Ayr.

Things to do in Greenock

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Beacon Arts Centre ©
The Beacon Arts Centre

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Ayr

Ayr ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ayr Equestrian Centre as well as Crossraguel Abbey. On the 16th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Rozelle House Galleries, then deepen your understanding at Crossraguel Abbey, and then contemplate the long history of Greenan Castle.

Plan my day in Ayr using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Greenock to Ayr in 1.5 hours. April in Ayr sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Girvan.

Things to do in Ayr

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Crossraguel Abbey ©
Crossraguel Abbey
Greenan Castle ©
Greenan Castle
War Memorial Troon ©
War Memorial Troon

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Girvan

Girvan ©
Girvan is a burgh in Carrick, South Ayrshire, Scotland. On the 17th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Souter Johnnie's Cottage.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Girvan online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Ayr to Girvan takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Stirling.

Things to do in Girvan

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Souter Johnnie's Cottage ©
Souter Johnnie's Cottage

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Stirling

Stirling ©
Stirling is a city in central Scotland. Your day by day itinerary now includes National Wallace Monument as well as Doune Castle. Get a sense of the local culture at Culzean Castle and Barony Colliery. Visit Cambuskenneth Abbey and Royal Burgh of Culross Ticket and Information shop for their historical value. Step out of Stirling to go to Bo'ness and see Kinneil House, which is approximately 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: sample the fine beverages at Deanston Distillery & Visitor Centre, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Holy Rude, pause for some serene contemplation at Clackmannan Parish Church, and admire the striking features of St Mary's Catholic Church.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Stirling sightseeing app.

Drive from Girvan to Stirling in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Perth.

Things to do in Stirling

Historic Sites · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Culzean Castle ©
Culzean Castle
Doune Castle ©
Doune Castle
National Wallace Monument ©
National Wallace Monument

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Perth

Perth ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Perth Museum and Art Gallery, Scone Palace, Castle Menzies, and other attractions you added. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Huntingtower Castle and Atholl Country Life Museum. Visit Stanley Mills and Ossian's Hall for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Perth: Milnathort Town Hall (in Milnathort) and Aberfeldy (Black Watch Monument & Cluny House Gardens).

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Perth trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Stirling to Perth takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Fettercairn.

Things to do in Perth

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Scone Palace ©
Scone Palace
The Black Watch Castle & Museum ©
The Black Watch Castle & Museum
Castle Menzies ©
Castle Menzies

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Fettercairn

Fettercairn ©
To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Fettercairn day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Perth to Fettercairn takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. April in Fettercairn sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 3°C at night. On the 24th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Aberdeen.

Things to do in Fettercairn

Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Denlethen Wood ©
Denlethen Wood

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Aberdeen

Aberdeen ©

Flower of Scotland

The powerhouse of the northeast, Aberdeen is a prosperous urban center fueled by a thriving petroleum industry.
On the 24th (Sat), let the kids burn off some steam at Seaton Park and then take a stroll through Old Aberdeen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): kick back and relax at Newburgh Seals Beach, pause for some photo ops at Stonehaven War Memorial, step into the grandiose world of Dunnottar Castle, examine the collection at Tolbooth Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Stonehaven Tollbooth Musuem, and finally make a trip to The Burns Memorial garden.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Aberdeen online itinerary maker.

You can drive from Fettercairn to Aberdeen in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 3°C. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Lerwick.

Things to do in Aberdeen

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dunnottar Castle ©
Dunnottar Castle
Tolbooth Museum ©
Tolbooth Museum
University of Aberdeen Zoology Museum ©
University of Aberdeen Zoology Museum

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Lerwick

Lerwick ©
Lerwick is the main port of the Shetland Islands, Scotland centred 123mi off the north coast of mainland Scotland on the east coast of the Shetland Mainland. Your day by day itinerary now includes Old Scatness as well as Lerwick New Cemetery. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Shetland Museum and Archives and Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement. Your inner history buff will appreciate Hauteville House and Sumburgh Head Lighthouse. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at St Magnus Church, explore the historical opulence of Scalloway Castle, stroll through Spiggie Beach, and examine the collection at Croft House Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Lerwick trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Aberdeen to Lerwick. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Peterhead.

Things to do in Lerwick

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Hauteville House ©
Hauteville House
Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement ©
Shetland Museum and Archives ©
Shetland Museum and Archives

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Peterhead

Peterhead ©
Peterhead is a town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Peterhead Prison Museum.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Peterhead journey website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lerwick to Peterhead. April in Peterhead sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Fraserburgh.

Things to do in Peterhead

Museums · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Peterhead Prison Museum ©
Peterhead Prison Museum
Arbuthnot Museum ©
Arbuthnot Museum
Bullers of Buchan ©
Bullers of Buchan

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Fraserburgh

Fraserburgh ©
Fraserburgh is a town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland with a population recorded in the 2001 Census at 12,454 and estimated at 12,630 in 2006. Your day by day itinerary now includes Museum of Scottish Lighthouses as well as Fraserburgh Heritage Centre. Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at RSPB Scotland Loch of Strathbeg nature reserve.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Fraserburgh online vacation planner.

Fraserburgh is just a stone's throw from Peterhead. In April in Fraserburgh, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 3°C at night. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Huntly.

Things to do in Fraserburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Museum of Scottish Lighthouses ©
Museum of Scottish Lighthouses
Fraserburgh Heritage Centre ©
Fraserburgh Heritage Centre
Pitsligo Castle ©
Pitsligo Castle

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Huntly

Huntly ©
Huntly is a town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, formerly known as Milton of Strathbogie or simply Strathbogie. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): stop by The Linden Tree.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Huntly trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Fraserburgh to Huntly in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. May in Huntly sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time for travel to Keith.

Things to do in Huntly

Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Huntly Castle ©
Huntly Castle
The Linden Tree ©
The Linden Tree

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Keith

Keith
Keith is a small town in the Moray council area in north east Scotland. For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Keith journey maker website.

Keith is just a stone's throw from Huntly. In May, daily temperatures in Keith can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll travel to Elgin.

Things to do in Keith

Tours · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks

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Elgin

Elgin ©
Elgin is a former cathedral city and Royal Burgh in Moray, Scotland. Your day by day itinerary now includes Elgin Museum as well as Elgin Cathedral. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Duffus Castle and Spynie Palace. Appreciate the collections at Moray Motor Museum and Fochabers Heritage Centre. Take a break from Elgin with a short trip to Findhorn Beach in Findhorn, about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with Highland Caterham Hire, appreciate the history behind Forres War Memorial, step into the grandiose world of Lady Hill Castle, and kick back and relax at Lossiemouth East Beach.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Elgin day trip tool.

Elgin is just a stone's throw from Keith. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Dunbeath.

Things to do in Elgin

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Highland Caterham Hire ©
Highland Caterham Hire
Elgin Cathedral ©
Elgin Cathedral
Spynie Palace ©
Spynie Palace

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Dunbeath

Dunbeath ©
Dunbeath is a village in south-east Caithness, Scotland on the A9 road.It was the birthplace of Neil M. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Laidhay Croft Museum.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Dunbeath trip planner.

You can drive from Elgin to Dunbeath in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Wick.

Things to do in Dunbeath

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Laidhay Croft Museum ©
Laidhay Croft Museum

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Wick

Wick ©
Stretching along both sides of the bay and divided by the eponymous river, Wick remains a good base for exploring the rugged northern coast of the Scottish mainland.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): get a sense of history and politics at Nucleus: The Nuclear and Caithness Archives, take an in-depth tour of Wick Heritage Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Grey Cairns of Camster.

Plan my day in Wick using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Wick is just a short distance from Dunbeath. May in Wick sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Thurso.

Things to do in Wick

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Wick Heritage Museum ©
Wick Heritage Museum
Grey Cairns of Camster ©
Grey Cairns of Camster
Hill O' Many Stanes ©
Hill O' Many Stanes

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Thurso

Thurso ©
Thurso is a town and former burgh on the north coast of the Highland council area of Scotland.
On the 7th (Fri), sample the fine beverages at Dunnet Bay Distillery, then explore the historical opulence of Queen Elizabeth Castle of Mey Trust, then don't miss a visit to Mary Ann's Cottage, and finally contemplate the long history of Old St Peter's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): kick back and relax at Dunnet Bay, get a new perspective on nature at Seadrift Visitor Centre, then visit a coastal fixture at Dunnet Head Lighthouse, then take some stellar pictures from Dunnet Head, and finally enjoy the sea views from Strathy Point Lighthouse.

For more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Thurso tour itinerary planner.

Thurso is just a short distance from Wick. In May, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 5°C. On the 9th (Sun), you'll travel to John O'Groats.

Things to do in Thurso

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dunnet Bay Distillery ©
Dunnet Bay Distillery
Queen Elizabeth Castle of Mey Trust ©
Queen Elizabeth Castle of Mey Trust
Dunnet Head ©
Dunnet Head

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John O'Groats

John O'Groats ©
On the 9th (Sun), take some stellar pictures from Duncansby Head and then pause for some serene contemplation at Canisbay Parish Church.

To see photos and other tourist information, read John O'Groats trip builder.

John O'Groats is just a short distance from Thurso. In May, daily temperatures in John O'Groats can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow time for the travel to Kirkwall.

Things to do in John O'Groats

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Duncansby Head ©
Duncansby Head
Canisbay Parish Church ©
Canisbay Parish Church

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Kirkwall

Kirkwall ©
Kirkwall is the largest town and capital of the Orkney Islands of Scotland. On the 9th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Bishop & Earls Palace. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Rennibister Earth House, explore the ancient world of Grain Earth House, get engrossed in the history at The Orkney Museum, then delve into the distant past at Ring of Brodgar, then sample the fine beverages at Orkney Wine Company, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Italian Chapel on Lamb Holm.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kirkwall journey maker.

Getting from John O'Groats to Kirkwall by journey takes about 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Kirkwall can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Kirkwall

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Orkney Museum ©
The Orkney Museum
Standing Stones of Stenness ©
Standing Stones of Stenness
Ring of Brodgar ©
Ring of Brodgar

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Inverness

Inverness ©

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Your day by day itinerary now includes River Ness, Inverness VisitScotland iCentre and Fort George. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Wed): take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, then step into the grandiose world of Inverness Castle, then get answers to all your questions at Inverness VisitScotland iCentre, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Inverness online trip planner.

Fly from Kirkwall to Inverness in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, taxi, and train. May in Inverness sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Ullapool.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Fort George
Fort George

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Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take in breathtaking views at Corrieshalloch Gorge National Nature Reserve, explore the stunning scenery at Corrieshalloch Gorge, look for gifts at Lael Crafts Gallery and coffee stop, then get engrossed in the history at Ullapool Museum, then take in the awesome beauty at Stac Pollaidh Mountain, and finally identify plant and animal life at Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Russian Arctic Convoy Exhibition and then brush up on your military savvy at Russian Arctic Convoy Project.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ullapool tour planner.

Drive from Inverness to Ullapool in 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lochinver.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Corrieshalloch Gorge ©
Corrieshalloch Gorge
Ullapool Museum ©
Ullapool Museum
Russian Arctic Convoy Project ©
Russian Arctic Convoy Project

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Lochinver

Lochinver
Lochinver is a village on the coast in the Assynt district of Sutherland, Highland, Scotland. For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Lochinver vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Ullapool to Lochinver takes an hour. In May in Lochinver, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 5°C at night. You will leave for Scourie on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Lochinver

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

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Scourie

Scourie ©
Scourie, historically spelled "Scoury", is a village on the north west coast of Scotland, about halfway between Ullapool and Durness. On the 15th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Scourie Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Ben Stack, take in the views from Kylesku Bridge, then examine the collection at Maryck Memories of Childhood, and finally add some adventure to your tour with Ridgway Adventure - One Day Activities.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Scourie trip planner.

Drive from Lochinver to Scourie in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In May, daytime highs in Scourie are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 17th (Mon), you're off to South Uist.

Things to do in Scourie

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Adventure

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Scourie Bay ©
Scourie Bay
Kylesku Bridge ©
Kylesku Bridge
Ben Stack ©
Ben Stack

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South Uist

South Uist ©
On the 18th (Tue), see majestic marine mammals with Uist Sea Tours, then appreciate the history behind Our Lady of the Isles, and then explore the historical opulence of Ormiclate Castle.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our South Uist trip itinerary maker app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Scourie to South Uist. In May, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Tarbert.

Things to do in South Uist

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Uist Sea Tours ©
Uist Sea Tours
Our Lady of the Isles ©
Our Lady of the Isles

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Tarbert

Tarbert ©
Tarbert is the main community on Harris in the Western Isles of Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Isle of Harris Distillery and then take a tour by water with Sea Harris.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Tarbert journey planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from South Uist to Tarbert. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Finsbay.

Things to do in Tarbert

Outdoors · Shopping · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Luskentyre Beach ©
Luskentyre Beach
Isle of Harris Distillery ©
Isle of Harris Distillery
Sea Harris ©
Sea Harris

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Finsbay

Finsbay
For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Finsbay vacation website.

Finsbay is just a stone's throw from Tarbert. In May, daily temperatures in Finsbay can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. You will leave for Leverburgh on the 20th (Thu).

Things to do in Finsbay

Shopping · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

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Leverburgh

Leverburgh
To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Leverburgh online trip itinerary planner.

Leverburgh is just a short distance from Finsbay. In May, daytime highs in Leverburgh are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow time for the travel to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Leverburgh

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Scarista Beach
Scarista Beach
St Clement's Church ©
St Clement's Church

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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 21st (Fri): take in the views from Sligachan Old Bridge. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at RHA Waterfall, get a new perspective on things with SkyeXplorer Boat Trips, don't miss a visit to Flora MacDonald's Grave, then explore the historical opulence of Duntulm Castle, and finally explore the striking landscape at The Quiraing.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Isle of Skye trip builder tool.

You can travel from Leverburgh to Isle of Skye in 3.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Isle of Skye can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to North Uist.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
Dunscaith Castle ©
Dunscaith Castle
Duntulm Castle ©
Duntulm Castle

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North Uist

North Uist ©
On the 24th (Mon), head outdoors with RSPB Balranald.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read North Uist online trip maker.

You can travel from Isle of Skye to North Uist in 3 hours. May in North Uist sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kyle of Lochalsh.

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RSPB Balranald ©
RSPB Balranald
Kyle Station Visitor Centre ©
Kyle Station Visitor Centre
Skye Bridge ©
Skye Bridge

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Kyle of Lochalsh

Kyle of Lochalsh ©
On the 26th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Eilean Donan Castle, then take in the pleasant sights at Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks, and then take in the pleasant sights at Duirinish and Drumbuie Coastal Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Kishorn Selfie Box, then do sightseeing your way with See The Highlands, then take in nature's colorful creations at Attadale Gardens, and finally explore the historical opulence of Strome Castle.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kyle of Lochalsh tour site.

Traveling by journey from North Uist to Kyle of Lochalsh takes 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Glenfinnan.

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Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks ©
Strome Castle ©
Strome Castle

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Glenfinnan

Glenfinnan ©
Glenfinnan is a hamlet in Lochaber area of the Highlands of Scotland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Loch Shiel, make a trip to Glenfinnan Viaduct, pause for some serene contemplation at Glenfinnan Church, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ardnamurchan Distillery, and finally look for gifts at Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Glenfinnan travel route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Kyle of Lochalsh to Glenfinnan takes 2 hours. In May in Glenfinnan, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Fort Augustus.

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Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct
Glenfinnan Monument ©
Glenfinnan Monument
Glenfinnan railway museum ©
Glenfinnan railway museum

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Fort Augustus

Fort Augustus ©
Fort Augustus is a settlement in the parish of Boleskine and Abertarff, at the south west end of Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands. On the 29th (Sat), steep yourself in history at St Ninians Church and then steep yourself in history at Urquhart Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Fort Augustus War Memorial, get interesting insight from Cruise Loch Ness, get engrossed in the history at The Clansman Centre, contemplate the long history of Fort Augustus Abbey, then ponder the design of Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Fountain, and finally take a memorable drive along General Wade’s Military Roads.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Fort Augustus road trip planner.

Drive from Glenfinnan to Fort Augustus in 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Fort William.

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Fort Augustus Abbey ©
Fort Augustus Abbey
The Falls of Foyers ©
The Falls of Foyers
Invergarry Castle ©
Invergarry Castle

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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. Your day by day itinerary now includes Jacobite Steam Train as well as Ben Nevis Distillery. On the 1st (Tue), take a memorable tour with Jacobite Steam Train, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Andrew's Church, and then appreciate the history behind Bronze Ford Model T. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Neptune's Staircase, then see the interesting displays at Treasures of the Earth, then make a trip to Road to the Isles, and finally sample the fine beverages at Ben Nevis Distillery.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Fort William trip builder website.

You can drive from Fort Augustus to Fort William in an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Craignure.

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Jacobite Steam Train ©
Jacobite Steam Train
Neptune's Staircase ©
Neptune's Staircase
Treasures of the Earth ©
Treasures of the Earth

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Craignure

Craignure ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): delve into the distant past at Moy Castle.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Craignure vacation planner.

Travel from Fort William to Craignure in 2.5 hours. June in Craignure sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 11°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Oban.

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Moy Castle ©
Moy Castle

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Oban

Oban ©
Oban is a resort town within the Argyll and Bute council area of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): explore the galleries of The Jetty Gallery, then delve into the distant past at Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds, then kick back and relax at Ganavan Sands, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St John's Cathedral. On the 4th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Glebe Cairn, step into the grandiose world of Carnasserie Castle, explore the ancient world of Nether Largie North Cairn, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Nether Largie South Cairn, then get a new perspective on things with Allan's Boat Trips, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Oban Distillery.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Oban vacation planner.

Traveling by journey from Craignure to Oban takes 1.5 hours. June in Oban sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Arrochar.

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Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds ©
Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds
Oban War & Peace Museum ©
Oban War & Peace Museum
Oban Distillery ©
Oban Distillery

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Arrochar

Arrochar ©
Arrochar; is a village located near the head of Loch Long, on the Cowal peninsula in Argyll and Bute, Scottish Highlands. On the 6th (Sun), get a new perspective on things with Cruise Loch Lomond, take a leisurely stroll along Luss Pier, then look for gifts at Luss General Store, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Luss Parish Church, and finally go for a walk through Luss Village Paths.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Arrochar tour itinerary app.

Drive from Oban to Arrochar in 1.5 hours. In June in Arrochar, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Glencoe.

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Cruise Loch Lomond ©
Cruise Loch Lomond
Luss General Store ©
Luss General Store
Luss Village Paths ©
Luss Village Paths

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Glencoe

Glencoe
Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. On the 7th (Mon), admire the sheer force of The Meeting of the Three Waters, identify plant and animal life at Glen Etive, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Three Sisters, then trek along West Highland Way, and finally appreciate the views at Glen Coe. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve and then pause for some photo ops at The Glencoe Massacre Monument.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Glencoe online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Arrochar to Glencoe takes 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Glencoe are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

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Glen Etive
Glen Etive
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
The Glencoe Massacre Monument ©
The Glencoe Massacre Monument

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