Europe Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

SCOTLAND - Itinerary, Lodging Help Please

Jump to last reply

Can anyone answer a few questions and help by looking over some possible itineraries?

- if you could visit Skye, Inverness or Loch Ness area, which would you chose and why?
- what activities/sights characterize these three different areas?
- how many nights stay in Glencoe is sufficient to enjoy the sites without rushing?
- how many nights in Edinburgh suffice for a good introduction to the city?

We have some possible itineraries - which looks best, and why?

- Glencoe 4 nights, Loch Ness/Inverness 4 nights, Edinburgh 2
- Glencoe 3 nights, Loch Ness/Inverness 4 nights, Edinburgh 3
- Glencoe 4 nights, Loch Ness/Inverness 3 nights, Edinburgh 3

Perhaps you can recommend a better combination of nights for these above areas?

Or - we could do the following:

- Glencoe 4 nights, Skye 4 nights, Edinburgh 2
- Glencoe 3 nights, Skye 4 nights, Edinburgh 3
- Glencoe 4 nights, Skye 3 nights, Edinburgh 3
- Glencoe 4 nights, Skye 2 nights, Mull 1 night, Edinburgh 3 nights

This is a choice of Loch Ness/Inverness versus Skye in the end - travelling as a family with young teens - the best accommodations for us are in Loch Ness/Inverness but we keep hearing wonderful things about Skye and how it is one of the nicest places in the country.

Which makes the best addition to a once in a lifetime trip to Scotland with 10 nights open? Skye or Loch Ness? And which itinerary looks the best (and why)?

Thanks!

106 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Vicenza and Padua (Palladian villas) without a car
  2. 2 Shipping Prosecco
  3. 3 Venice Day Trip--Leave on 7:30 pm or midnight train back to Bologna?
  4. 4 First cut at Andalusia itinerary 15 nights
  5. 5 Europe Tour with Kids
  6. 6 Italy - Month of July
  7. 7 What do you think of this Paris apartment rental?
  8. 8 Trip Report A trip into the neonatal ward of Western civilization
  9. 9 Trip Report Europe (London/Berlin/Venice) Last MinutepPractical/Ordinary
  10. 10 Ways to travel from Venice to Bologna
  11. 11 Paris Perfect: Which Apt for Honeymoon?
  12. 12 Suggestions for places to stay on Madeira, but not Funchal? And driving?
  13. 13 Your favourite places in Bath
  14. 14 December vacation help, 2 weeks - southern Italy or Spain or other?
  15. 15 Have you recently visited Copenhagen?
  16. 16 Italy and Croatia
  17. 17 Trip Report Venice: Vene, Vidi, but not even close to Vici
  18. 18 Trip Report Adventures in Italy with Momma
  19. 19 Lakes District UK
  20. 20 Kimhe--flamenco
  21. 21 Sicily in May 2015 Itinerary Question
  22. 22 Trip Report My experiences in Sevilla, Cordoba, Granada, Madrid, Segovia & Toledo
  23. 23 Paris French Language School - Help me decide:
  24. 24 Life Jackets on Gondolas in Venice?
  25. 25 Italy 14 days
View next 25 » Back to the top