6 days in Scotland Itinerary

6 days in Scotland Itinerary

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6 days in Scotland Itinerary

London
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Glencoe
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Kingussie
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
London

3
days
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Visiting Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, and engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

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London to Edinburgh is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Glencoe.

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Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Calton Hill ©
Calton Hill

1
day
Glencoe

Glencoe ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve and then identify plant and animal life at Glencoe Lochan.

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Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Glencoe takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kingussie.

Things to do in Glencoe

Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Highland Titles Nature Reserve
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glencoe Lochan ©
Glencoe Lochan

2
days
Kingussie

Kingussie ©
Kingussie is a small town in the Highland region of Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at RZSS Highland Wildlife Park and then identify plant and animal life at RSPB - Insh Marshes. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Loch an Eilein, identify plant and animal life at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Rothiemurchus.

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Traveling by car from Glencoe to Kingussie takes 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kingussie

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Aviemore, Cairngorm Reindeer Centre
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Cairngorm Reindeer Centre ©
Cairngorm Reindeer Centre
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park ©
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
RSPB - Insh Marshes ©
RSPB - Insh Marshes

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