4 days in Edinburgh, Glasgow & Glencoe Itinerary

4 days in Edinburgh, Glasgow & Glencoe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Scotland Trip Planner

Make it your trip
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Edinburgh
— 1 day
Drive
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Glasgow
— 1 night
Drive
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Glencoe
— 1 night
Drive to Glasgow International Airport, Fly to Dublin Airport

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Edinburgh

— 1 day

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Scottish Photography Experience. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): learn and have fun at The Scottish Photography Experience and then appreciate the history behind Scott Monument.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip itinerary website.

Dublin, Ireland to Edinburgh is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Classes · Tours

Glasgow

— 1 night

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 10th (Sat), examine the collection at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel and then explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Glasgow trip planner.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Glasgow in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. October in Glasgow sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Glencoe.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums

Glencoe

— 1 night
Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Treasures of the Earth, then appreciate the views at Glen Coe, and then trek along Glencoe Lochan.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Glencoe online road trip planner.

Getting from Glasgow to Glencoe by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks · Wildlife · Trails · Outdoors

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