6 days in Scotland Itinerary

6 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Glasgow
— 1 night
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Fort William
— 2 nights
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Inverness
— 1 night
4
Stromness, Mainland
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): contemplate the long history of The Old Town Jail, pause for some photo ops at National Wallace Monument, then steep yourself in history at Glasgow Cathedral, and finally stroll the grounds of The Necropolis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Doune Castle and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Glasgow travel route planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Glasgow. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Fort William.

Things to do in Glasgow

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

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The Old Town Jail ©
The Old Town Jail
Doune Castle ©
Doune Castle
Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park ©
Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park

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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. You've now added Camusdarach Beach to your itinerary. On the 26th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Camusdarach Beach, then contemplate the long history of Glenfinnan Viaduct, then take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis, and finally admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, examine the collection at West Highland Museum, and then admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Fort William online attractions planner.

You can drive from Glasgow to Fort William in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe

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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 Corrieshalloch Gorge as well as Duncansby Head. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): get great views at Duncansby Head, take in breathtaking views at Corrieshalloch Gorge, contemplate the long history of Fort George, then admire the natural beauty at Cawdor Castle, then take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Inverness trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Inverness takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Inverness sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Stromness.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Fort George
Fort George
Corrieshalloch Gorge ©
Corrieshalloch Gorge
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

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Stromness, Mainland

Stromness ©
Stromness is the second-most populated town in Orkney, Scotland. On the 29th (Sat), admire the striking features of Skaill House, then explore the ancient world of Ring of Brodgar, then steep yourself in history at Maeshowe Chambered Cairn, and finally contemplate the long history of Standing Stones of Stenness.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Stromness trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Inverness to Stromness takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. August in Stromness sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stromness

Historic Sites

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Standing Stones of Stenness ©
Standing Stones of Stenness
Ring of Brodgar ©
Ring of Brodgar
Skaill House ©
Skaill House

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