6 days in Ross and Cromarty Itinerary

6 days in Ross and Cromarty Itinerary

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Drive to Manchester Airport, Fly to Glasgow International Airport, Drive to Plockton
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Plockton
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Drive
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Poolewe
— 1 night
Drive
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Tain
— 3 nights
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Drive to Aberdeen Dyce Airport, Fly to Manchester Airport, Drive to Nottingham

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Plockton

On the 3rd (Mon), don't miss a visit to Plockton Harbour, step into the grandiose world of Strome Castle, then look for gifts at The Lochcarron Weavers Shop, and finally don't miss a visit to Bealach na Ba Viewpoint.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Plockton travel route planning tool.

Nottingham to Plockton is an approximately 9-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Nottingham in August, plan for little chillier nights in Plockton, with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Poolewe.

Things to do in Plockton

Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Plockton Harbour ©
Landmark
Plockton Harbour
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The Lochcarron Weavers Shop ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
The Lochcarron Weavers Shop
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Poolewe

Poolewe is a small village in Wester Ross in the North West Highlands of Scotland, about 75 miles north-west from Inverness, by Loch Ewe. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): brush up on your military savvy at Russian Arctic Convoy Project, don't miss a visit to Russian Arctic Convoy Exhibition, then admire the natural beauty at Inverewe Garden, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Mellon Udrigle Beach.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Poolewe trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Plockton to Poolewe takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Tain.

Things to do in Poolewe

Parks · Beaches · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Tain

Tain is a royal burgh and parish in the County of Ross, in the Highlands of Scotland.EtymologyThe name derives from the nearby River Tain, the name of which comes from an Indo-European root meaning 'flow'. Explore Tain's surroundings by going to Chanonry Point (in Fortrose), Rogie Falls (in Contin) and Rosemarkie (Rosemarkie Beach & Fairy Glen Falls). Next up on the itinerary: sample the fine beverages at Glenmorangie Distillery, explore the ancient world of The Eagle Stone, trot along with Hollingwells Equestrian, and take a peaceful walk through Blackmuir Wood.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Tain trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Poolewe to Tain takes 2 hours. August in Tain sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tain

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Rogie Falls ©
Waterfall
Rogie Falls
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Chanonry Point ©
Landmark
Chanonry Point
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