8 days in London & Scotland Itinerary

8 days in London & Scotland Itinerary

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London
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
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Inverness
— 2 nights

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London

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Bring the kids along to Coca-Cola London Eye and Natural History Museum. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Buckingham Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Houses of Parliament, steep yourself in history at Tower of London, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our London driving holiday site.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to London. In August, daily temperatures in London can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

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Observation Deck
Coca-Cola London Eye
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Observation Deck
Tower Bridge
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Bring the kids along to Edinburgh Castle and Walking tours. There's much more to do: make a trip to The Royal Mile, enjoy breathtaking views from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and step aboard Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip maker tool.

You can fly from London to Edinburgh in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from London in August; daily highs in Edinburgh reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Childrens Museums
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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
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Landmark
The Royal Mile
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Inverness

Inverness ©

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): find something for the whole family at Landmark Forest Adventure Park and then experience rural life at Robertsons. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Rosemarkie Beach, walk around Ness Islands, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Inverness route builder.

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Inverness takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Inverness, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Theme Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 11 — 13:
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Farm
Robertsons
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