9 days in Scotland Itinerary

9 days in Scotland Itinerary

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Aviemore
— 3 nights
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Edinburgh
— 4 nights

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Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Do some cultural sightseeing at Glenfiddich Distillery and Fused and Light. Get in touch with nature at Loch Morlich and Cairngorm Reindeer Centre. When in Aviemore, make a side trip to see Dalwhinnie Distillery in Dalwhinnie, approximately Dalwhinnie away. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cairngorm Mountain, examine the collection at Clan Macpherson Museum, sample the fine beverages at Caorunn Gin Tour, and sample the tasty concoctions at Cairngorm Brewery.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Aviemore trip website.

Athens, Greece to Aviemore is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 2 hours. In January, Aviemore is little chillier than Athens - with highs of 7°C and lows of 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Aviemore

Parks · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Newtonmore, Glenfiddich Distillery, Dalwhinnie Distillery, Caorunn Gin Tour
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Cairngorm Mountain ©
Cairngorm Mountain
Glenfiddich Distillery ©
Glenfiddich Distillery
Loch Morlich ©
Loch Morlich

4
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Discovery Point and Pickering's Gin Distillery. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Edinburgh Castle and Dean Village. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Edinburgh: Falls of Clyde (in Lanark) and Rosslyn Chapel (in Roslin). And it doesn't end there: sample the fine beverages at Edinburgh Gin Distillery, step into the grandiose world of Craigmillar Castle, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Margaret's Catholic Church.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Aviemore to Edinburgh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. January in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Discovery Point, Falls of Clyde, Rosslyn Chapel
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Discovery Point ©
Discovery Point

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