4 days in Edinburgh & Glasgow Itinerary

4 days in Edinburgh & Glasgow Itinerary

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4 days in Edinburgh & Glasgow Itinerary

Paris
Fly:  5​h 15​min
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
train:  1​h
Glasgow
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h
Paris

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Popular historic sites such as Edinburgh Old Town and Grassmarket are in your itinerary. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Jenners Edinburgh and Aquila. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, and learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland.

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Paris, France to Edinburgh is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In December, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can take a train to Glasgow.

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Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

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Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 13th (Wed), get a taste of the local shopping with Buchanan Street and then admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

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Traveling by train from Edinburgh to Glasgow takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Glasgow are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
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Buchanan Street

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