7 days in Ullapool & Durness Itinerary

7 days in Ullapool & Durness Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ullapool
— 3 nights
2
Durness
— 3 nights

3
nights
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Change things up with these side-trips from Ullapool: Inverewe Garden (in Poolewe), Rogie Falls (in Contin) and Gairloch (Boat Tours & Water Sports & Victoria Falls). There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Corrieshalloch Gorge, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Bone Caves, identify plant and animal life at Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Stac Pollaidh Mountain.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Ullapool trip itinerary tool.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Ullapool. In August, daytime highs in Ullapool are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Durness.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Gairloch, Corrieshalloch Gorge National Nature Reserve, Inverewe Garden, Rogie Falls
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Corrieshalloch Gorge ©
Corrieshalloch Gorge
Inverewe Garden ©
Inverewe Garden
Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve
Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve

3
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. On the 13th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Cape Wrath, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Sandwood Bay Beach, and then stroll through Oldshoremore Beach. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Durness Beach, thenkick back and relax at Sango Bay, thenlook for gifts at Mudness Ceramics, and finally kick back and relax at Balnakeil Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Durness road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Ullapool to Durness takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Kinlochbervie
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Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Smoo Cave ©
Smoo Cave
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach