8 days in Stornoway & Isle of Skye Itinerary

8 days in Stornoway & Isle of Skye Itinerary

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Stornoway
— 2 nights
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Isle of Skye
— 5 nights

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Stornoway

Stornoway ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): stop by Hebridean Soap Company, then delve into the distant past at Calanais Standing Stones, then take an in-depth tour of Museum nan Eilean, and finally admire the masterpieces at An Lanntair Gallery.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Stornoway online vacation builder.

Edinburgh to Stornoway is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. In October, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Stornoway

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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An Lanntair Gallery ©
An Lanntair Gallery
Calanais Standing Stones ©
Calanais Standing Stones
Museum nan Eilean ©
Museum nan Eilean

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Isle of Skye: Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Fountain (in Fort Augustus), Drumnadrochit (Urquhart Castle & Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition) and Plockton Seal Trips (in Plockton). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Eilean Donan Castle, sample the fine beverages at Talisker Distillery, explore the historical opulence of Dunvegan Castle & Gardens, and explore the activities along The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Isle of Skye road trip planner.

Travel from Stornoway to Isle of Skye in 4 hours. In October, daytime highs in Isle of Skye are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle

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