Top 10 Best Holiday Destinations in Scotland

by Europe Group Tours Tour Operator

Scotland showcases its extraordinarily beauty through its fascinating highlands perfect for hiking and strolling, attractive coastlines, historical monuments that are famous reminders of long-ago battles, and placid lakes and rivers best for fishing. Scotland is a land full of legends and romance with your loved ones. 

1. Stirling Castle

One of the most recognized castles and the favorite tourist attractions in Scotland, Stirling is definitely bliss for history lover. Every part of this castle gives the chance to explore the art and culture of the 16th century, and offers panoramic views of the city from atop the hill.

2. Glencoe

Glencoe is amazingly beautiful and known for its glens or valleys. It is situated 26 km in south of Fort William, Glencoe is surrounded by hills and mountains, also the pyramid-like Buachaille Etive Mor making it awesome . Glencoe is for fun experiences for hikers and rock climbers.

3. Hebrides

If you love Scottish Gaelic literature and music, the Hebrides Islands is just the place to follow your heart. There are about 50 islands, such as the Isle of Skye, creating the Inner and Outer Hebrides. The islands have charming beaches and you can just relax and watch seals and seabirds. Get your hiking boots ready as the Hebrides is all about the nice outdoors.

4. Edinburgh

Edinburgh Castle in itself is the best place that so profoundly depicts the architecture, ideology as well as the militant value of Scotland. Being high on a hill gives breathtaking views of capital city, also includes some of the interesting exhibits like Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny, this castle is amongst the prime tourist attractions in Scotland that should surely be the part of Scotland travel packages!

5. Loch Ness

It is the largest and deepest freshwater lake in Scotland; Loch Ness is one of the most gorgeous destinations in the Scotland holiday packages. You can laze around and take in the views, or discover the nearby towns by going for a comfortable walk along the shore, there are so many things to do that you would cherish lifetime.

6. Orkney

There are 20 islands that make up the Orkney Islands, a heaven off the north coast of Scotland. It has the most preserved and prime Neolithic sites in Europe. The pre-historic Ring of Brodgar, a circle of stone formations used in rituals, is a worth catching sight. The islands will give visions of seals and puffins, and numerous local arts in galleries and museums.

7. Glasgow

Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland that represents prehistoric times on the River Clyde.  It’s in Scotland honeymoon packages to celebrate love, charm and music with 130 musical events per week. You can explore historic landmarks such as the Glasgow Cathedral and the old Antonine Wall, a shopaholic’s paradise and a variety of sporting events. Stroll the hills above the city for beautiful views.

8. St Andrews

Tourist can head to St. Andrews, place in northeast of Edinburgh, for various reasons such as go to play golf as it is the home of golf and the most frequent venue in the Open Championship. They can just relax in a pleasant coastal resort town. You can capture history by sitting on a cliff overlooking the sea and city. Or, you can go to take blessings at the largest cathedral in Scotland; it’s now in ruins.

9. Inverness

Inverness is the northern city and gateway to the Scottish Highlands. It is situated at the northern end of Loch Ness and a nice place to visit if you like to walk. Walk along the River Ness to the Ness Islands, the Caledonian Canal or the Churches along the River are just a dream destination. Head to Old Town with its old stone buildings and a Victorian market where you can buy crafts and enjoy the most. Also visit the 19th century Inverness Castle for splendid experience.

10. Loch Lomond and the Trossachs

Loch Lomond is the largest inland lake in Great Britain. The lake houses around 30 islands, like Inchmurrin, the largest island in freshwater in the British Isles. In 2002, it was placed with Trossachs to make the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park to make top tourist attractions. The Scenery had seven waterfalls that will surely amaze you. Outdoor activities that are available are fishing, golf and leisure walks, camping, bicycling and climbing. Inchcailloch should be added to your list to witness ancient church ruins and burial ground.

Thus start packing your bags for the biggest Scotland tour packages from India of the year.


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