8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Ballater
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Tain
— 1 night
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Thurso
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Applecross
— 1 night
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Isle of Skye
— 1 night
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Glencoe
— 1 night
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Falkirk
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Ballater

Ballater
Ballater is a burgh in Aberdeenshire, Scotland on the River Dee, immediately east of the Cairngorm Mountains. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Ballater fast, fun, and easy.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Ballater. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 6°C. On the 13th (Tue), you're off to Tain.

Things to do in Ballater

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

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Tain

Tain ©
Tain is a royal burgh and parish in the County of Ross, in the Highlands of Scotland.EtymologyThe name derives from the nearby River Tain, the name of which comes from an Indo-European root meaning 'flow'. Rogie Falls has been added to your itinerary. On the 13th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Rogie Falls and then pause for some serene contemplation at Nigg Old Church.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Tain trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ballater to Tain takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Thurso.

Things to do in Tain

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Waterfall
Rogie Falls
4.7

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Thurso

Thurso ©
Thurso is a town and former burgh on the north coast of the Highland council area of Scotland.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Holburn Head Lighthouse, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old St Peter's Church, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dunnet Bay, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Dunnet Head Lighthouse.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Thurso planner.

Getting from Tain to Thurso by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. In October in Thurso, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 7°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Thu) before leaving for Applecross.

Things to do in Thurso

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

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Beach
Dunnet Bay
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Applecross

Applecross
The Applecross peninsula is a peninsula in Wester Ross, Highland, on the north west coast of Scotland. For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Applecross itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Thurso to Applecross takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October in Applecross, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 7°C at night. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Applecross

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Adventure

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take in the local highlights with Tour Skye, then contemplate the long history of Dun Beag Broch, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Talisker Beach.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, you can read our Isle of Skye trip builder.

Travel from Applecross to Isle of Skye in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October in Isle of Skye, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 8°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Sat) before leaving for Glencoe.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
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Must see
Tour Skye
4.1
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Must see
Talisker Beach
4.2
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Historic Site
Dun Beag Broch
4.7

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Glencoe

Glencoe ©
Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. On the 17th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Glencoe sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Glencoe in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. October in Glencoe sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. You'll set off for Falkirk on the 18th (Sun).

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Falkirk

Falkirk ©
Falkirk is a large town in the Central Lowlands of Scotland, historically within the county of Stirlingshire. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Falkirk Wheel and then look for all kinds of wild species at Gartmorn Dam Country Park & Nature Reserve.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Falkirk travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Glencoe to Falkirk in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Falkirk can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 6°C.

Things to do in Falkirk

Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Falkirk Wheel
4.4

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