8 days in Scotland Itinerary

8 days in Scotland Itinerary

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8 days in Scotland Itinerary

Start: Sydney
+2
Fly + bus + train:  27​h
1
Edinburgh
— 5 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  27​h
End: Sydney

5
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Go for a jaunt from Edinburgh to Glasgow to see Glasgow Tigers Speedway about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: get your game on at Great Away Days, pause for some photo ops at Scott Monument, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and admire the masterpieces at Scottish National Gallery.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip itinerary planning website .

Sydney, Australia to Edinburgh is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Sydney to Edinburgh due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in May: high temperatures in Edinburgh hover around 17°C and lows are around 7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Glasgow Tigers Speedway
Find places to stay May 15 — 20:
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Great Away Days ©
Great Away Days
St Giles' Cathedral ©
St Giles' Cathedral
Scottish National Gallery ©
Scottish National Gallery

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