6 days in Scotland Itinerary

6 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
2
Inverness
— 2 nights

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Edinburgh Castle and Walking tours. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to The Royal Mile, take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, take some stellar pictures from Calton Hill, and contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planner.

London to Edinburgh is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from London in August, expect Edinburgh to be little chillier, temps between 21°C and 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Landmark Forest Adventure Park. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then identify plant and animal life at Aigas Field Centre, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness.

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Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Inverness takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Theme Parks · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Landmark Forest Adventure Park, Culloden Battlefield, Aigas Field Centre
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Landmark Forest Adventure Park ©
Landmark Forest Adventure Park
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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