14 days in Scotland Itinerary

14 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Start: Bangkok
Fly:  17 h 30 min
1
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Stirling
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Inveraray
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Fort William
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Inverness
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
7
St. Andrews
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Glasgow
— 2 nights
Fly:  17 h 45 min
End: Bangkok

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Dean Village, Water of Leith Walkway, Stockbridge, and other attractions. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip planning site.

Bangkok, Thailand to Edinburgh is an approximately 18- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Bangkok to Edinburgh. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Bangkok in October, with highs in Edinburgh at 15°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Stirling.

Things to do in Edinburgh

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

1
night
Stirling

Stirling
Stirling is a city in central Scotland. On the 5th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Falkirk Wheel, appreciate the history behind National Wallace Monument, examine the collection at Great Kitchens, then explore the historical opulence of Stirling Castle, and finally examine the collection at Sterling Heads Gallery.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Stirling online travel route planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Stirling by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. On the 6th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Inveraray.

Things to do in Stirling

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Falkirk Wheel
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Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle
Falkirk Wheel ©
Falkirk Wheel
National Wallace Monument ©
National Wallace Monument

1
night
Inveraray

Inveraray ©
Inveraray; is a town in Argyll and Bute, Scotland. On the 6th (Tue), find something for the whole family at Argyll Adventure and then contemplate the long history of Auchindrain Township.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Inveraray day trip planning site.

Drive from Stirling to Inveraray in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. October in Inveraray sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Fort William.

Things to do in Inveraray

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Theme Parks

Side Trip

Fyne Ales
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Inveraray Castle ©
Inveraray Castle
Fyne Ales ©
Fyne Ales
Inveraray Jail ©
Inveraray Jail

1
night
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. On the 8th (Thu), appreciate the history behind Peace Memorial and then take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort.

To find out how to plan a trip to Fort William, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Inveraray to Fort William takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. On the 8th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): pick up some new knowledge with Hebridean Isles Trading Company -Island at the Edge.

Plan a Isle of Skye trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Drive from Fort William to Isle of Skye in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks Nature Classes
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The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye ©
The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye
The Oyster Shed ©
The Oyster Shed

1
night
Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 10th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Fort George, explore the activities along River Ness, and then stroll the grounds of Wardlaw Mausoleum. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Culloden Battlefield and then learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Inverness trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Inverness in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Inverness are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to St. Andrews.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Culloden Battlefield
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 11:
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Distillery Tours
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Wardlaw Mausoleum ©
Wardlaw Mausoleum

1
night
St. Andrews

St. Andrews ©
On the 12th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Discovery Point, then play a few rounds at St Andrews Links, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Andrews Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the St. Andrews journey planner.

You can drive from Inverness to St. Andrews in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in St. Andrews can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in St. Andrews

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Discovery Point
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 12:
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St Andrews Cathedral ©
St Andrews Cathedral
St Andrews Links ©
St Andrews Links
Discovery Point ©
Discovery Point

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nights
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 13th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Glasgow Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Glasgow online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from St. Andrews to Glasgow takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Glasgow can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 14:
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel ©
Glasgow Cathedral ©
Glasgow Cathedral

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