17 days in Scotland Itinerary

17 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Anstruther
— 6 nights
2
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
3
Isle of Scalpay, Lewis and Harris
— 5 nights
4
Inverness
— 2 nights
5
Edinburgh
— 1 night

6
nights
Anstruther

Anstruther is known for museums, nature, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get interesting insight from Tours.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Anstruther trip planner.

Loughborough to Anstruther is an approximately 6-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Loughborough in July, you will find days in Anstruther are a bit cooler (22°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Anstruther

Outdoors · Tours
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Boat Tours & Water Sports

2
nights
Isle of Skye

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Eilean Donan Castle as well as The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Isle of Skye online holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Anstruther to Isle of Skye. Traveling from Anstruther in July, expect nights in Isle of Skye to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are little chillier, around 19°C. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Isle of Scalpay.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Eilean Donan Castle
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The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye ©
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle

5
nights
Isle of Scalpay, Lewis and Harris

Isle of Scalpay ©
You've now added Isle of Scalpay Lighthouse to your itinerary.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Isle of Scalpay visit website.

Explore your travel options from Isle of Skye to Isle of Scalpay with the Route module. In July, daytime highs in Isle of Scalpay are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Scalpay

Historic Sites
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Isle of Scalpay Lighthouse ©
Isle of Scalpay Lighthouse

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Inverness day trip planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Isle of Scalpay to Inverness. In August, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Culloden Battlefield
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Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 8th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Nightlife · Tours · Outdoors
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