4 days in Glasgow, Fort William & Isle of Skye Itinerary

4 days in Glasgow, Fort William & Isle of Skye Itinerary

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Glasgow
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Fort William
— 2 nights
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Isle of Skye
— 1 day
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Fort William
— 1 night

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Glasgow

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
For more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Glasgow trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Glasgow. In December in Glasgow, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 3°C at night. On the 27th (Mon), you're off to Fort William.

Things to do in Glasgow

Nightlife · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Fort William

— 2 nights
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. Your day by day itinerary now includes Ben Nevis as well as Steall Waterfall. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Fort William visit planner.

You can drive from Glasgow to Fort William in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Wed) before leaving for Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Fort William

Nature · Parks

Isle of Skye

— 1 day
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Neist Point, Trotternish Ridge, The Old Man of Storr, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): admire the sheer force of The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, then take in the dramatic natural features at Trotternish Ridge, and finally explore the striking landscape at Neist Point.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Isle of Skye trip planning tool.

You can drive from Fort William to Isle of Skye in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Isle of Skye are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature · Parks

Fort William

— 1 night
To see photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Fort William online holiday planner.

Getting from Isle of Skye to Fort William by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus.

Things to do in Fort William

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature