3 days in Scotland Itinerary

3 days in Scotland Itinerary

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3 days in Scotland Itinerary

Start: Glasgow
train:  1​h
1
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
End: Glasgow

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, contemplate the long history of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh journey maker site .

Glasgow to Edinburgh is an approximately 1-hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
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Royal Yacht Britannia

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