9 days in Scotland Itinerary

9 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
2
Fort William
— 1 night
3
Inverness
— 3 nights

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip itinerary planner.

Salt Lake City, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Salt Lake City to Edinburgh, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Salt Lake City in January, with highs in Edinburgh at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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 29th (Wed), take in the dramatic scenery at Inchree Waterfalls, thenget outside with Vertical Fever - Day Adventures, thenenjoy some diversion at Crombie Clay Shooting, and finally learn about all things military at The Commando Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Fort William road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Fort William takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Outdoors Nature Fun & Games

Side Trips

Inchree Waterfalls, Crombie Clay Shooting, The Commando Museum
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Inchree Waterfalls ©
Inchree Waterfalls
Crombie Clay Shooting ©
Crombie Clay Shooting

3
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Get out of town with these interesting Inverness side-trips: Tain (Glasstorm & Tain Museum), Village Green (in Drumnadrochit) and Nigg Old Church (in Nigg). Next up on the itinerary: have some family-friendly fun at Wildwoodz, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Kirk Yard, and head outdoors with Bowhunter Archery.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Inverness online trip planner.

Getting from Fort William to Inverness by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In January in Inverness, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Fun & Games Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Tain, Wildwoodz, Village Green, Nigg Old Church, Bowhunter Archery
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Bowhunter Archery ©
Bowhunter Archery
Room Escape Games
Old Kirk Yard ©
Old Kirk Yard

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