44 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

44 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: Rio de Janeiro
Fly:  20 h
1
Inverness, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
London
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  4 h
4
Stirling
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Killin
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
6
Luss
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
7
Clydebank
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
8
Dumbarton
— 1 night
Drive:  15 min
9
Balloch
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
10
Balmaha
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
11
Aberfoyle
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
12
Callander
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
13
Fort William, Scotland
— 3 nights
Bus:  30 min
14
Glencoe, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
15
Drumnadrochit
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
16
Fort Augustus
— 3 nights
17
Fort Augustus
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
18
Isle of Skye
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h
19
Glasgow, Scotland
— 3 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Rio de Janeiro

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Inverness, Scotland

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, step into the grandiose world of Cawdor Castle, then steep yourself in history at Fort George, then examine the collection at The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection), and finally stop by Caledonian Gifts and Souvenirs. On your second day here, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, witness the site of a historic battle at Battlefield Select Tours, explore the activities along River Ness, then explore the historical opulence of Inverness Castle, then don't miss a visit to Culloden Battlefield, and finally explore the ancient world of Clava Cairns.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Inverness journey planner.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Inverness is an approximately 20- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 3 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in August: high temperatures in Inverness hover around 21°C and lows are around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Cawdor Castle, Clava Cairns
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 13:
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Distillery Tours
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Cawdor Castle ©
Cawdor Castle

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Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh Castle and Royal Yacht Britannia are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Edinburgh Old Town and Palace of Holyroodhouse. Change things up with a short trip to Rosslyn Chapel in Roslin (about 30 minutes away). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and wander the streets of New Town.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planner.

You can drive from Inverness to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Rosslyn Chapel
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 16:
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland

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London

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Tower of London and Buckingham Palace. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, examine the collection at Exhibitionism - The Rolling Stones Exhibition, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the London online road trip planner.

Fly from Edinburgh to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Edinburgh in August; daily highs in London reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Stirling.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 16 — 19:
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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Stirling

Stirling ©
Stirling is a city in central Scotland. On the 20th (Thu), do a tasting at Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines, contemplate the long history of Scone Palace, learn about all things military at The Black Watch Castle & Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Phoenix Falconry, then step into the grandiose world of Doune Castle, and finally make a trip to National Wallace Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Burgh of Culross, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Peters Scottish Episcopal Church, steep yourself in history at Linlithgow Palace, explore the ancient world of St. Michael's Parish Church, then see the interesting displays at Callendar House, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Falkirk Wheel.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Stirling trip maker tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from London to Stirling takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from London in August, things will get a bit cooler in Stirling: highs are around 21°C and lows about 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Killin.

Things to do in Stirling

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Linlithgow, Perth, Falkirk, Phoenix Falconry, Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 21:
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Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines ©
Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines
Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle
Doune Castle ©
Doune Castle

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Killin

Killin ©
Killin is a village situated at the western head of Loch Tay in Stirling (formerly Perthshire), Scotland.The west end of the village is magnificently sited around the scenic Falls of Dochart, the main street leading down towards the Loch at the confluence of the rivers Dochart and Lochay. On the 22nd (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Fortingall Parish Church, steep yourself in history at The Scottish Crannog Centre, don't miss a visit to Fortingall Yew, then delve into the distant past at Balquhidder Church Ruins, then explore the historical opulence of Finlarig Castle, and finally make a trip to Stone Circle Killin.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Killin road trip planning app.

Drive from Stirling to Killin in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Luss.

Things to do in Killin

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Fortingall, Balquhidder Church Ruins, The Scottish Crannog Centre
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 22:
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The Scottish Crannog Centre ©
The Scottish Crannog Centre
Balquhidder Church Ruins ©
Balquhidder Church Ruins
Falls of Dochart ©
Falls of Dochart

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Luss

Luss ©
Luss is a village in Argyll & Bute, Scotland, on the west bank of Loch Lomond. On the 23rd (Sun), go for a walk through Dun Na Cuaiche Woodland Walk, explore the historical opulence of Inveraray Castle, get engrossed in the history at Inveraray Jail, relax in the rural setting at Auchindrain Township, then get in on the family fun at Argyll Adventure, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Benmore Botanic Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): stop by Luss General Store, take a leisurely stroll along Luss Pier, pause for some serene contemplation at Luss Parish Church, then identify plant and animal life at Loch Lomond Faerie Trail, then view the masterpieces at Inverbeg Galleries, and finally take in the awesome beauty at The Cobbler.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Luss day trip planner.

You can drive from Killin to Luss in an hour. August in Luss sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Clydebank.

Things to do in Luss

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Inveraray, Benmore, Arrochar, Ben Lomond
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:
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Inveraray Castle ©
Inveraray Castle
Inveraray Jail ©
Inveraray Jail
Dun Na Cuaiche Woodland Walk ©
Dun Na Cuaiche Woodland Walk

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Clydebank

Clydebank ©
Clydebank is a town in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): browse the different shops at intu Braehead, get your game on at Snow Factor, have some family-friendly fun at Soar Braehead, then explore the ancient world of Antonine Wall Bearsden Bath House, then stroll around Mugdock Country Park, and finally identify plant and animal life at Strathblane Falconry.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Clydebank travel route site.

You can drive from Luss to Clydebank in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Dumbarton.

Things to do in Clydebank

Fun & Games Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Renfrew, Strathblane Falconry, Antonine Wall Bearsden Bath House, Mugdock Country Park
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 25:
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Snow Factor ©
Snow Factor
Strathblane Falconry ©
Strathblane Falconry
Soar Braehead ©
Soar Braehead

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Dumbarton

Dumbarton ©
Dumbarton is a town in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland, on the north bank of the River Clyde where the River Leven flows into the Clyde estuary. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Denny Tank Museum, explore the historical opulence of Dumbarton Castle, head outdoors with Meadow Centre, then admire the natural beauty at Geilston Garden, then explore the historical opulence of Newark Castle, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Finlaystone Country Estate.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Dumbarton online route planner.

Dumbarton is just a stone's throw from Clydebank. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Balloch.

Things to do in Dumbarton

Historic Sites Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Port Glasgow, BHive Activity Hub at Bowling Harbour, Delta Force Paintball West Glasgow
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 26:
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Dumbarton Castle ©
Dumbarton Castle
Denny Tank Museum ©
Denny Tank Museum
Newark Castle ©
Newark Castle

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Balloch

On the 27th (Thu), buy something for everyone on your list at Loch Lomond Shores, get your game on at Lomond Pirates Play Zone & Cafe, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium, contemplate the long history of Maid of the Loch, then look for all kinds of wild species at Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Lunderston Bay, tee off at Helensburgh Golf Club, relax in the rural setting at Townhead Farm, stop by Auchentullich Farm Shop, then enjoy some diversion at Loch Lomond Shooting School, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Loch Lomond Brewery.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Balloch tour itinerary builder site.

Balloch is just a stone's throw from Dumbarton. In August in Balloch, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Balmaha.

Things to do in Balloch

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Helensburgh, Alexandria, Lunderston Bay
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Auchentullich Farm Shop ©
Auchentullich Farm Shop
Maid of the Loch ©
Maid of the Loch

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Balmaha

Balmaha ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Woodland Experiences Limited, look for gifts at Tir Na Nog, identify plant and animal life at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond, then head outdoors with Inchcailloch, and finally get outside with Conic Hill.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Balmaha trip planner.

Balmaha is very close to Balloch. In August in Balmaha, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Aberfoyle.

Things to do in Balmaha

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Balfron, RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 29:
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Conic Hill ©
Conic Hill
Inchcailloch ©
Inchcailloch
Tir Na Nog ©
Tir Na Nog

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Aberfoyle

Aberfoyle ©
On the 30th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Doon Hill and Fairy Knowe, steep yourself in history at Inchmahome Priory, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of Menteith, tee off at Aberfoyle Golf Club, then identify plant and animal life at Glen Finglas Visitor Gateway & Estate, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Falls of Falloch. Keep things going the next day: take a peaceful walk through Three Lochs Forest Drive, go for a walk through Loch Ard, head outdoors with Action Adventure Activities, then stroll around Queen Elizabeth Forest Park, then stroll around Aberfoyle Bike Park, and finally stop by The Scottish Wool Centre.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Aberfoyle trip app.

Aberfoyle is just a short distance from Balmaha. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Callander.

Things to do in Aberfoyle

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Trossachs, Action Adventure Activities, Inchmahome Priory
Find places to stay Aug 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Falls of Falloch ©
Falls of Falloch
Inchmahome Priory ©
Inchmahome Priory
Three Lochs Forest Drive ©
Three Lochs Forest Drive

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Callander

Callander ©
Callander is a small town in the council area of Stirling, Scotland, situated on the River Teith. On the 1st (Tue), trek along Circular walk, meet the residents at Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre, expand your understanding of the military at Cultybraggan Camp, admire the natural beauty at Drummond Gardens, then make a trip to The Hill of St Kessog, and finally examine the collection at Hamilton Toy Collection. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Lubnaig, then take in the awesome beauty at Ben A'an, then explore the activities along Loch Katrine, and finally explore the striking landscape at Samson's Putting Stone.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Callander road trip planning app.

Callander is just a short distance from Aberfoyle. August in Callander sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Fort William.

Things to do in Callander

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Comrie, Loch Katrine, Drummond Gardens
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 3:
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Drummond Gardens ©
Drummond Gardens
Loch Lubnaig ©
Loch Lubnaig
Hamilton Toy Collection ©
Hamilton Toy Collection

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Fort William, Scotland

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. On the 3rd (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Andrew's Church, take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis, and then admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall. On your second day here, appreciate the history behind Peace Memorial, examine the collection at West Highland Museum, make a trip to Old Fort of Fort William, then see the interesting displays at Treasures of the Earth, then don't miss a visit to Neptune's Staircase, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Fort William online vacation builder.

You can drive from Callander to Fort William in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to take a bus to Glencoe.

Things to do in Fort William

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Glenfinnan, Arisaig, Castle Tioram, Commando Monument, Morar Beach
Find places to stay Sep 3 — 6:
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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Castle Tioram ©
Castle Tioram
Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct

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Glencoe, Scotland

Glencoe ©
Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. Glencoe Folk Museum and Castle Stalker are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Glencoe to go to Barcaldine and see The Scottish SEA LIFE Sanctuary, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, trek along Glencoe Lochan, explore the activities along Loch Linnhe, and admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Glencoe trip itinerary planner.

Glencoe is just a short distance from Fort William. In September in Glencoe, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Drumnadrochit.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Onich, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Castle Stalker, The Scottish SEA LIFE Sanctuary, West Highland Way
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 8:
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Etive ©
Glen Etive
Glencoe Folk Museum ©
Glencoe Folk Museum

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Drumnadrochit

Drumnadrochit ©
Drumnadrochit is a village in the Highland local government council area of Scotland, lying on the west shore of Loch Ness, at the foot of Glen Urquhart.HistoryThe settlement grew up around a bridge over the River Enrick and the name Drumnadrochit derives from the Scottish Gaelic 'druim na drochaid' meaning the 'Ridge of the Bridge'. On the 8th (Tue), take a memorable tour with Tours and then explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Nessieland, browse the exhibits of Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, take in the exciting artwork at Loch Ness Gallery, then take in the pleasant sights at St Ninians Church, then delve into the distant past at Corrimony Chambered Cairn, and finally identify plant and animal life at Glen Affric National Nature Reserve.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Drumnadrochit tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Glencoe to Drumnadrochit in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Fort Augustus.

Things to do in Drumnadrochit

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Glen Strathfarrar, Ardverikie Estate, Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, Beinn Liath Mhor, Plodda Falls
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 10:
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Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Glen Strathfarrar ©
Glen Strathfarrar
Corrimony Chambered Cairn ©
Corrimony Chambered Cairn

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Fort Augustus

Fort Augustus ©
Fort Augustus is a settlement in the parish of Boleskine and Abertarff, at the south west end of Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands. On the 11th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Fort Augustus Abbey, admire the local landmark of Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Fountain, delve into the distant past at Brochs at Glenelg - Dun Telve & Dun Troddan, then get to know the fascinating history of Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks, then make a trip to Plockton Harbour, and finally admire the natural beauty at Attadale Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): take in the views from Bridge of Oich, delve into the distant past at Invergarry Castle, cruise along General Wade’s Military Roads, trek along Hillside Path, then admire the sheer force of The Falls of Foyers, and finally explore the activities along River Foyers.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Fort Augustus trip planner.

Fort Augustus is just a short distance from Drumnadrochit. In September, daytime highs in Fort Augustus are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 13th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Fort Augustus.

Things to do in Fort Augustus

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Foyers, Invergarry, Plockton Harbour, Strathmashie Forest, Attadale Gardens
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 13:
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Fort Augustus Abbey ©
Fort Augustus Abbey
Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks ©
Invergarry Castle ©
Invergarry Castle

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Fort Augustus

Fort Augustus ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): relax in the rural setting at Rare Breeds & Children’s Farm, admire the sheer force of Invermoriston Falls, then get outside with General Wade’s Military Roads, then take in the views from Bridge of Oich, and finally ponder the design of Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Fort Augustus Abbey, look for gifts at Caledonian Canal Visitor Centre, contemplate the long history of Well of the Seven Heads, then explore the ancient world of Invergarry Castle, then explore the ancient world of Brochs at Glenelg - Dun Telve & Dun Troddan, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Fort Augustus road trip planner.

Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Fort Augustus

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Foyers, Invergarry, Loch Affric Circular Walk, Plockton Harbour, Ratagan to Glenelg
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 15:
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Fort Augustus Abbey ©
Fort Augustus Abbey
Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks ©
Well of the Seven Heads ©
Well of the Seven Heads

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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.
On the 16th (Wed), explore the striking landscape at The Old Man of Storr, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Black Cuillin, explore the activities along The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye, sample the fine beverages at Talisker Distillery, then take in the pleasant sights at Duirinish and Drumbuie Coastal Walk, and finally contemplate the long history of Eilean Donan Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Loch Dunvegan, take in the dramatic natural features at Neist Point, see the interesting displays at Giant Angus MacAskill Museum, then contemplate the long history of Dunvegan Castle & Gardens, then stroll through Claigan Coral Beach, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Portree Harbour.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Isle of Skye trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Fort Augustus to Isle of Skye takes 2 hours. September in Isle of Skye sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Duirinish and Drumbuie Coastal Walk, Eilean Donan Castle
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 18:
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Dunvegan Castle & Gardens ©
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing

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Glasgow, Scotland

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, examine the collection at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, stroll the grounds of The Necropolis, then steep yourself in history at Glasgow Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Buchanan Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of The Tenement House, take a stroll through Glasgow West End, take in nature's colorful creations at Glasgow Botanic Gardens, then examine the collection at Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, then make a trip to Turnberry Lighthouse, and finally step into the grandiose world of Culzean Castle.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Glasgow online tour planner.

Getting from Isle of Skye to Glasgow by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Ayr, Turnberry Lighthouse, Culzean Castle
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 21:
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Glasgow Cathedral ©
Glasgow Cathedral
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel ©
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel

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