15 days in Scotland Itinerary

15 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Edinburgh
— 4 nights
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Aviemore
— 4 nights
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Arisaig
— 1 night
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Glencoe
— 3 nights
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Glasgow
— 2 nights

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Let the collections at Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Modern Two and Writers' Museum capture your imagination. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (Modern One) and Advocate's Close are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Dalhousie Castle Falconry, step into the grandiose world of Mons Meg, take an in-depth tour of People's Story, and go for a walk through Water of Leith Walkway.

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London to Edinburgh is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Aviemore.

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Dalhousie Castle Falconry ©
Dalhousie Castle Falconry
People's Story ©
People's Story

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Aviemore

Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and An Lochan Uaine (Green Loch). Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fused and Light and The Old Packhorse Bridge. There's lots more to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Cairngorm Brewery, play a few rounds at Boat of Garten Golf Club, delve into the distant past at Aviemore Ring Cairn & Stone Circle, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Aviemore trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Edinburgh to Aviemore by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Arisaig.

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Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Shopping

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Nature & Wildlife Tours
River Rafting & Tubing
Cairngorm Brewery ©
Cairngorm Brewery

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Arisaig

Arisaig ©
Arisaig is a village in Lochaber, Inverness-shire, on the west coast of the Scottish Highlands, within the Rough Bounds. On the 10th (Sat), look for gifts at Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods, then explore the ancient world of Castle Tioram, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Loch Morar.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Arisaig trip planner.

You can drive from Aviemore to Arisaig in 2.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Arisaig are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Glencoe.

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Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Shopping

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Loch Morar ©
Loch Morar
Castle Tioram ©
Castle Tioram
Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods ©
Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods

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Glencoe

Glencoe ©
Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lost Valley Trail and Glencoe Mountain Resort. Take a break from the city and head to The Dragons Tooth Golf Course and Buachaille Etive Mor. When in Glencoe, make a side trip to see The Lighthouse - Appin Craft Shop in Appin, approximately Appin away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Ballachulish Slate Quarry, take in the awesome beauty at The Three Sisters, and appreciate the history behind The Glencoe Massacre Monument.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Glencoe tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Arisaig to Glencoe takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Glencoe

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

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Lost Valley Trail ©
Lost Valley Trail
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters
Buachaille Etive Mor ©
Buachaille Etive Mor

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Hunterian Art Gallery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Thomas Coats Memorial Baptist Church, and then examine the collection at Fairfield Heritage. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Glasgow Police Museum, walk around Glasgow Green, and then take an in-depth tour of The Tenement House.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Glasgow trip app.

Drive from Glencoe to Glasgow in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

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The Tenement House ©
The Tenement House
Glasgow Police Museum ©
Glasgow Police Museum
Thomas Coats Memorial Baptist Church ©
Thomas Coats Memorial Baptist Church

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