How to Spend 7 Amazing Days in


Castles, Isles, whisky, bagpipes, and haggis – these are just a few of the things you’ll want to discover in Scotland.


We’ve covered a lot of ground in this one week itinerary in Scotland and we know you’re going to love it!

Rent a Car

Any Scotland itinerary will require you to rent a car to get around to the many lochs, bothies, castles, and cities of Scotland.

When to Go

You’ll have the best chance of blue sky and sun from July to August, but there's no bad time to visit.

Day 1-2: Edinburgh

What to see: Edinburgh Castle The Royal Mile Scotch Whiskey Experience Palace of Holyroodhouse

Day 3: Stirling

Castles to see: The Stirling Castle Airthrey Castle Doune Castle

Loch Lomond & Glen Coe

To do: Hiking, cycling, angling To see: Loch Chon and Loch Ard

Day 4: Glenfinnan Viaduct

All aboard the Hogwarts express! Glenfinnan Viaduct is a must-see for all Harry Potter fans.

Day 6: Isle of Skye

Forming part of the Hebrides archipelago, Skye has rugged landscapes, pretty coastal villages, and cosy pubs to visit.

Day 7: Glasgow

Make a reservation for a fancy meal at Two Fat Ladies At The Buttery, take a stroll downtown, then grab a drink at Gin 71.

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