11 days in Glasgow & Edinburgh Itinerary

11 days in Glasgow & Edinburgh Itinerary

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11 days in Glasgow & Edinburgh Itinerary

Oviedo
Fly:  7​h 30​min
Glasgow
— 1 night
train:  45​min
Edinburgh
— 9 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
Oviedo

1
day
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take a stroll through Buchanan Street.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Glasgow route planning site .

Oviedo, Spain to Glasgow is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Oviedo in August, with highs in Glasgow at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glasgow

#Parks, #Museums, #Shopping
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Botanic Gardens and Kibble Palace ©
Buchanan Street ©
Buchanan Street
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©

9
days
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Relax by the water at Ross Back Sands Beach and Elie Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. Explore Edinburgh's surroundings by going to Seacliff Beach (in North Berwick) and St Aiden Beach (in Bamburgh). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to Real Mary King's Close, and tee off at Royal Burgess Golfing Society.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh road trip planner .

You can take a train from Glasgow to Edinburgh in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 12th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Bamburgh, Seacliff Beach, Elie Beach
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Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
St Aiden Beach ©
St Aiden Beach
Ross Back Sands Beach ©
Ross Back Sands Beach

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