6 days in Scotland Itinerary

6 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
2
Glencoe
— 1 night
3
Kingussie
— 1 night

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Take a break from the city and head to Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Edinburgh online trip maker.

London to Edinburgh is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Glencoe.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Must see
Arthur's Seat
4.8
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Lookout
Calton Hill
4.7
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Edinburgh Castle
4.4

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Glencoe

Glencoe ©
Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve and then hike along Glencoe Lochan.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Glencoe road trip app.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Glencoe in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. December in Glencoe sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kingussie.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks · Wildlife · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Hiking Trail
Glencoe Lochan
4.9

1
night
Kingussie

Kingussie ©
Kingussie is a small town in the Highland region of Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): walk around RZSS Highland Wildlife Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at RSPB - Insh Marshes. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Loch an Eilein, look for all kinds of wild species at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, and then take a peaceful walk through Rothiemurchus.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kingussie online tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Glencoe to Kingussie by car takes about 2 hours. December in Kingussie sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kingussie

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

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Wildlife Area
RSPB - Insh Marshes
4.7

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