5 days in Glasgow & Edinburgh Itinerary

5 days in Glasgow & Edinburgh Itinerary

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5 days in Glasgow & Edinburgh Itinerary

Surabaya
Fly:  9​h 30​min
Glasgow
— Few hours
train:  1​h
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Fly:  27​h
Surabaya

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Glasgow

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Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): examine the collection at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel and then admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Surabaya, Indonesia to Glasgow. The time zone difference moving from West Indonesia Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Surabaya in October, expect Glasgow to be colder, temps between 15°C and 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Edinburgh.

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Edinburgh

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, get to know the fascinating history of The Royal Mile, and then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle. On the next day, don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, then look for gifts at Eddie's Seafood Market, and finally look for gifts at Doodles.

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You can take a train from Glasgow to Edinburgh in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Edinburgh Old Town
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