6 days in Scotland Itinerary

6 days in Scotland Itinerary

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6 days in Scotland Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly + Drive:  34​h
1
Dingwall
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  27​h
End: Melbourne

1
day
Dingwall

Dingwall
Dingwall is a town and a royal burgh in the Highland council area of Scotland. On the 18th (Wed), pick up some local products at Ferintosh Community Market.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Dingwall day trip planning tool .

Melbourne, Australia to Dingwall is an approximately 34-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -10 hour difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Dingwall

Shopping

Side Trip

Ferintosh Community Market

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, then take in the exciting artwork at The Red Door Gallery, then wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, and finally view the masterpieces at Stills Gallery. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, stop by Mackenzie Leather, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.

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You can drive from Dingwall to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. September in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland

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