14 days in Scotland Itinerary

14 days in Scotland Itinerary

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14 days in Scotland Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  14​h
1
Glasgow
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Glencoe Village
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Dingwall
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Aberdeen
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
5
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
train:  2​h
6
Glasgow
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Vancouver


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2
nights
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
You've added Provand's Lordship, The Necropolis, Glasgow Cathedral, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll the grounds of The Necropolis, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Glasgow Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at St. Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art, then steep yourself in history at Provand's Lordship, and finally take a stroll through Buchanan Street.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Glasgow tour itinerary builder app .

Vancouver, Canada to Glasgow is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Vancouver to Glasgow due to the time zone difference. October in Glasgow sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Glencoe Village.

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Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Doune Castle
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Provand's Lordship ©
Provand's Lordship
Finnich Glen ©
Finnich Glen

2
nights
Glencoe Village

Glencoe Village ©
You've added Invergarry Castle, Glencoe Folk Museum, Old Inverlochy Castle, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 18th (Fri), get answers to all your questions at Rannoch Moor Visitor Centre and then admire the sheer force of The Meeting of the Three Waters.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Glencoe Village trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Glasgow to Glencoe Village by car takes about 2.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Sun) before leaving for Dingwall.

Things to do in Glencoe Village

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fort William, Invergarry Castle, Rannoch Moor Visitor Centre
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The Meeting of the Three Waters ©
The Meeting of the Three Waters
Glencoe Folk Museum ©
Glencoe Folk Museum
Invergarry Castle ©
Invergarry Castle

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nights
Dingwall

Dingwall ©
Dingwall is a town and a royal burgh in the Highland council area of Scotland. Your list of things to see and do now includes Tomnaverie Stone Circle, Burn O'Vat, Rogie Falls, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection), then explore the ancient world of Clava Cairns, and then don't miss a visit to Culloden Battlefield. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): admire the sheer force of Plodda Falls, then steep yourself in history at Beauly Priory, then don't miss a visit to Clootie Well, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Rogie Falls.

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Traveling by car from Glencoe Village to Dingwall takes 2.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Aberdeen.

Things to do in Dingwall

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Tomnaverie Stone Circle, Rogie Falls, Culloden Battlefield, Clootie Well, Burn O'Vat
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Beauly Priory ©
Beauly Priory
Clava Cairns ©
Clava Cairns

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nights
Aberdeen

Aberdeen ©
The powerhouse of the northeast, Aberdeen is a prosperous urban center fueled by a thriving petroleum industry.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Dunnottar Castle, The Tolbooth Museum, Sunhoney Stone Circle, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): don't miss a visit to Midmar Kirk Stone Circle and then make a trip to Sunhoney Stone Circle.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Aberdeen road trip planning app .

Getting from Dingwall to Aberdeen by car takes about 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Aberdeen can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Thu) before leaving for Edinburgh.

Things to do in Aberdeen

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Echt, Dunnottar Castle
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The Tolbooth Museum ©
The Tolbooth Museum
Dunnottar Castle ©
Dunnottar Castle
Sunhoney Stone Circle ©
Sunhoney Stone Circle

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nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Edinburgh Castle, Surgeons' Hall Museums, Craigmillar Castle, and other attractions.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Aberdeen to Edinburgh by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. October in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Sun) before leaving for Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trip

Scone Palace
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Craigmillar Castle ©
Craigmillar Castle
Midhope Castle ©
Midhope Castle
Scone Palace ©
Scone Palace

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night
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum as well as Govan Old Parish Church. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Govan Old Parish Church and then explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Glasgow trip planner .

Take a train from Edinburgh to Glasgow in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Historic Sites
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Govan Old Parish Church ©
Govan Old Parish Church
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©

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