7 days in Scotland Itinerary

7 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Fort William
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Inverness
— 1 night
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Edinburgh
— 4 nights
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Glasgow
— 1 night

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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 31st (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, take in the dramatic scenery at Steall Waterfall, and then take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Fort William sightseeing app.

Glasgow to Fort William is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Nature · Parks
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Waterfall
Steall Waterfall
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Mountain
Ben Nevis
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Inverness

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, then make a trip to Culloden Battlefield, and then gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour.

Plan trip to Inverness with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Fort William to Inverness in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Nature · Parks

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Distillery Tours
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Battlefield
Culloden Battlefield
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Water Body
River Ness
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close, take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat.

To find out how to plan a trip to Edinburgh, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Inverness to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Nature
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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
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Must see
The Royal Mile
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Natural History Museum
National Museum of Scotland
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Glasgow

Glasgow ©

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 6th (Fri), ponder the world of politics at City Chambers, then admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Glasgow Botanic Gardens.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Glasgow online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Glasgow by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Glasgow are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Government Building
City Chambers
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