11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Glasgow
— 1 night
2
Bunessan
— 1 night
3
Fort William
— 2 nights
4
Isle of Skye
— 1 night
5
Ullapool
— 1 night
6
Scourie
— 2 nights
7
Dornoch
— 1 night
8
Inverness
— 1 night

1
night
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 27th (Mon), get curious at Glasgow Science Centre and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 28th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, then explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Glasgow Botanic Gardens.

To see reviews and more tourist information, use the Glasgow journey planning website.

London to Glasgow is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in Glasgow hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Bunessan.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Glasgow Science Centre ©
Glasgow Science Centre
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel ©

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night
Bunessan

Bunessan ©
Bunessan is a small village on the Ross of Mull in the south-west of the island of Mull, off the west coast of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Knockvologan Beach, then head off the coast to Staffa, and then head off the coast to Findhorn Foundation, Erraid.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Bunessan route website.

Explore your travel options from Glasgow to Bunessan with the Route module. When traveling from Glasgow in July, plan for little chillier days in Bunessan, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Fort William.

Things to do in Bunessan

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Isle of Mull
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Staffa ©
Staffa
Findhorn Foundation, Erraid ©
Findhorn Foundation, Erraid

2
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Fort William

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. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): explore the activities along Loch Linnhe Picnic Area, then identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, then appreciate the views at Glen Coe, and finally hike along Glencoe Lochan. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis, then admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall, and finally pause for some photo ops at Fort William War Memorial.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Fort William trip itinerary builder site.

You can travel from Bunessan to Fort William in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Glencoe, Loch Linnhe Picnic Area, Highland Titles Nature Reserve
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Nevis Range Mountain Resort ©
Nevis Range Mountain Resort

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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 1st (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Portree Harbour.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Isle of Skye online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Isle of Skye takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Ullapool.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks · Nature
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The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
The Old Man of Storr ©
The Old Man of Storr
Portree Harbour ©
Portree Harbour

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night
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): trek along Lael Forest Walks, identify plant and animal life at Inverpolly Nature Reserve, then contemplate the waterfront views at The Minch, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Stac Pollaidh Mountain.

To plan Ullapool vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Isle of Skye to Ullapool by journey takes about 2.5 hours. August in Ullapool sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Scourie.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Stac Pollaidh Mountain ©
Stac Pollaidh Mountain
Inverpolly Nature Reserve ©
Inverpolly Nature Reserve

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Scourie

Scourie ©
Scourie, historically spelled "Scoury", is a village on the north west coast of Scotland, about halfway between Ullapool and Durness. On the 3rd (Mon), kick back and relax at Balnakeil Beach, stroll through Durness Beach, and then kick back and relax at Sango Bay. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Polin Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sandwood Bay Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Scourie Bay.

To find where to stay and tourist information, use the Scourie day trip planner.

Drive from Ullapool to Scourie in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Scourie are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Dornoch.

Things to do in Scourie

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Durness, Kinlochbervie
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Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach ©
Sandwood Bay Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach

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Dornoch

Dornoch ©
Dornoch is a town and seaside resort, and former Royal burgh in the Highlands of Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Dunrobin Castle and Gardens, play a few rounds at Royal Dornoch Golf Club, and then kick back and relax at Dornoch Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Dornoch trip planning site.

You can drive from Scourie to Dornoch in 1.5 hours. In August in Dornoch, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Dornoch

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dunrobin Castle and Gardens
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Dornoch Beach ©
Dornoch Beach
Royal Dornoch Golf Club ©
Royal Dornoch Golf Club
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens ©
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens

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Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Ness.

To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Inverness trip planning website.

You can drive from Dornoch to Inverness in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Loch Ness, Culloden Battlefield
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 6:
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Loch Ness ©
Loch Ness
River Ness ©
River Ness
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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