9 days in Scotland Itinerary

9 days in Scotland Itinerary

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9 days in Scotland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  19​h 45​min
1
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Fort William
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Aviemore
— 2 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Singapore

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kids will enjoy Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and The Realm VR. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, identify plant and animal life at BobCat Alpacas, visit a coastal fixture at Calton Hill, and explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh online attractions planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Edinburgh is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Singapore in December: high temperatures in Edinburgh hover around 9°C and lows are around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
The Realm VR ©
The Realm VR

2
nights
Fort William

Fort William ©
Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Inchree Waterfalls, then look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, then have fun at Ice Factor, and finally appreciate the history behind Peace Memorial. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have fun at Crombie Clay Shooting, then head outdoors with Nevis Range - Tree Adventure, then identify plant and animal life at Loch Linnhe Picnic Area, and finally have some family-friendly fun at 3 Wise Monkeys Climbing.

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Getting from Edinburgh to Fort William by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Aviemore.

Things to do in Fort William

Fun & Games Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

North Ballachulish, Inchree Waterfalls, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Ice Factor
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Ice Factor ©
Ice Factor
Nevis Range - Tree Adventure ©
Nevis Range - Tree Adventure

2
nights
Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): sample the tasty concoctions at Cairngorm Brewery, kick back and relax at Loch Morlich, then look for all kinds of wild species at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, and finally appreciate the history behind Frank Bruce Sculpture Trail. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then have fun at TreeZone Aviemore, and then get your game on at Aviemore Kart Raceway.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Aviemore trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Fort William to Aviemore takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In December in Aviemore, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aviemore

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Frank Bruce Sculpture Trail
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Loch Morlich ©
Loch Morlich
TreeZone Aviemore ©
TreeZone Aviemore
Aviemore Kart Raceway ©
Aviemore Kart Raceway

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