8 days in Inverness, Glasgow & Edinburgh Itinerary

8 days in Inverness, Glasgow & Edinburgh Itinerary

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8 days in Inverness, Glasgow & Edinburgh Itinerary

Start: Montreal
Fly:  12​h 45​min
1
Inverness
— 1 night
2
Glasgow
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
3
Edinburgh
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Montreal

1
night
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): get your game on at Inverness Kart Raceway, have some family-friendly fun at Tazball Paintball & Lazer Combat Arena, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rosemarkie Beach.

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Montreal, Canada to Inverness is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Montreal to Inverness due to the time zone difference. In March, Inverness is a bit warmer than Montreal - with highs of 11°C and lows of 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Glasgow.

Things to do in Inverness

Fun & Games Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Rosemarkie Beach
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Inverness Kart Raceway ©
Inverness Kart Raceway

1
night
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): get your game on at Snow Factor and then see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and then explore and take pictures at Glasgow Tigers Speedway.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Glasgow trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Inverness to Glasgow in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Glasgow are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Snow Factor
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Snow Factor ©
Snow Factor
Glasgow Tigers Speedway ©
Glasgow Tigers Speedway
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4
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nature, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, contemplate the long history of Real Mary King's Close, make a trip to The Royal Mile, and examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh travel route builder website .

You can take a train from Glasgow to Edinburgh in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. March in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Calton Hill ©
Calton Hill
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