7 days in Isle of Skye & Stirling Itinerary

7 days in Isle of Skye & Stirling Itinerary

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7 days in Isle of Skye & Stirling Itinerary

Start: Isle of Skye
1
Isle of Skye
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Stirling
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
End: Isle of Skye

3
nights
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.
You've now added Loch Coruisk to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Isle of Skye: Plockton Harbour (in Plockton) and Attadale Gardens (in Strathcarron). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Quiraing (Hill Walk), take in nature's colorful creations at Dunvegan Castle & Gardens, take in the dramatic scenery at The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye, and snap pictures at Sligachan Old Bridge.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Isle of Skye day trip planning app .

In May in Isle of Skye, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Stirling.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Plockton Harbour, Attadale Gardens
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The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
Attadale Gardens ©
Attadale Gardens
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens ©
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens

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nights
Stirling

Stirling ©
Stirling is a city in central Scotland. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to National Wallace Monument and then admire the striking features of Scone Palace.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Stirling online vacation planner .

Drive from Isle of Skye to Stirling in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of taxi and train. In May, daily temperatures in Stirling can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. On the 20th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Stirling

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dunblane Cathedral, Queen's View Visitor Centre, Scone Palace
Highlights from your plan
National Wallace Monument ©
National Wallace Monument
Doune Castle ©
Doune Castle
Scone Palace ©
Scone Palace

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