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At every step, there is history. There is a story behind every roadblock and building. Scotland may be a part of the United Kingdom and the northern third island of Great Britain, but this country is a dream for every European traveler. From Edinburgh Castle, Loch Ness, Loch Lomond, and Palace of Holyroodhouse, Scotland is a spectacle. Before planning for Scotland vacation, Scotland Vacation Packages need to be sorted by the best travel agent. 

Facts of Scotland

  1. Scotland shares a border with England to the Southeast.
  2. The people in Scotland are generally referred to as Scots or Scottish. 
  3. The Golden Eagle is considered a national icon in Scotland.
  4. The monarchic remnants being the most prominent in Scotland is the sole reason why palaces are the abundant and main attraction for the tourists.
  5. The literary heritage of this country is fundamental in shaping its culture.

Best Time To Explore Scotland

Throughout the year, the country is inundated with visitors from across the world. Summers are yet more preferred, thanks to the sparkling sunrise of the country. Therefore, whenever you make a trip around this time of year, always choose the best Scotland Vacation Packages.

As mentioned that the palaces of the country have a history behind them, the visitors prefer to explore the various places that teach them something new at every step. It is suggested to take up the best Scotland Vacation Packages for a hassle-free vacation. 

Glasgow

The small rural settlement of the architectural aspect of this place is the cynosure of everyone’s eyes. It is one of the most important hubs in Scotland. From River Clyde to Glasgow Science Centre, there are reasons to look forward to exploring this place. 

Climate in Glasgow

The weather is generally mild in Glasgow compared to the other cities in Scotland. However, the temperature is mostly high in Glasgow. The most distinct factor about this place is that it rains the most in this part of the country and might cover five to six months of intermittent rain. The season of Spring may definitely be surprised with beautiful flowers blooming during this time.

Things to do in Glasgow: Queen’s Park, Campsie Fells, King’s Theatre, Citizens Theatre and the most famous being Kelvingrove Art Gallery and museum. There are other famous museums like the Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art and Burrell Collection. The festivals of Glasgow are noteworthy. The festivals of the place include the Glasgow International Comedy Festival, Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art, Merchant City Festival, Glasgow International Jazz Festival, Celtic Connections, Glasgow Fair, Glasgow Film Festival, West End Festival, Glasgay, and the World Pipe Band Championships.

Art in Glasgow does not stop here. From Scottish Opera Ballets, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, the place owns up to its name. The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall is visited by all the art and music lovers from across the country and the world. The kind of live music that is played here is a rarity. 

Of all, the most conspicuous factor of Glasgow is the KelvingroveArt Gallery and Museum, a Gallery of natural art and history, Glasgow Cathedral Medieval, Riverside Museum that is noted for its high-tech displays and Glasgow Science Centre where temporary exhibits related to technology are on display. This place is a must-visit place and needs to be added to the Scotland Vacation Packages.

Edinburgh

The capital of Scotland, Edinburgh is a catalyst for every traveler. It may have upped itself in its education but what is worth mentioning is that the literature and philosophy were the beginning factors in what made Edinburgh famous. It is true that today it has become the second-largest financial sector, thanks to its being the seat of government, Parliament, and courts.

Climate in Edinburgh

The weather here is temperate and the summers are not very hot. At the same time, it is generally not so cold although the temperature goes in minus degrees. Given that the place is close to the sea, a balance in temperature is given. 

Things to do in Edinburgh: Palace of Holyroodhouse, Festivals like Edinburgh Fringe Festival, International Book Festival, Beltane Scotland, theatres are indeed explored. Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre. For live music, the Usher Hall is regarded as a prime location to hold music concerts. The Queens Hall is another location for staging music. The museums need a special mention in the absence of which Edinburgh is nothing. The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound.

Hamilton

This place is named after the Hamilton family and the town was also called Cadzow or Cadyou. The history behind this town is as interesting as the town itself. The culture here has a mix of both traditional and modern influences. Ensure to add the best spots to visit in the Scotland Vacation Packages when exploring Hamilton. 

Climate in Hamilton

Since the town is close to the capital, the weather is analogous to what is in Edinburgh. The weather here is temperate and the summers are not very hot. At the same time, it is generally not so cold although the temperature goes in minus degrees. The place in close proximity to the sea, a balance in temperature is generally seen in the areas. 

Things to do in Hamilton: Hamilton Townhouse and many libraries, Hamilton Mausoleum, Strathclyde Park, Hamilton Palace, Old Parish Church, Edwardian Town Hall. It is said that the Dukes of Hamilton used to reside in the Hamilton Palace. The writers of Scotland had a fetish to write about this palace. The Regimental Museum, palaces, the Royal Botanical Gardens where one could find varieties of flowers, BruceTrail, Dundurn Castle and conservation areas like Rattlesnake Point.

Inverness

The city is situated on the northeast coast of Scotland and has a point where two rivers meet each other. The famous River Ness meets the Moray Firth. There is no denying that of all the famous places in Scotland, Inverness has made its own mark. There is a reason why it is hailed as a cultural capital of Scotland. From the centuries-old castle, beautiful gardens to interactive visitor centers, Inverness has everything in one place. The churches in this place are as old and date back to the 18th century. 

Climate in Inverness

The weather in this place is a bit extreme compared to the rest of the places in the country. The city experiences generally mild to slightly hot temperatures during summers however the temperature does not rise above 28 degrees Celsius. The winters are colder than the other areas of the country and might go as low as minus twenty degrees Celsius. 

Things to do in Inverness: Castles like the Inverness Castle which was a fortress on the stately riverside built-in 1836, Eden Court Inverness that is regarded as the art Centre for performing arts and cinema, the Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery that is a reservoir of the Victorian collection. 

It is recommended to go for expert advice by contacting the best Scotland travel agents before you make the best Scotland vacation packages. 

 

Let’s find out the best vacation packages for Scotland:

10-Day Scotland Vacation Packages - Glasgow

The number of places to visit: 1

Destinations: Queen’s Park, Campsie Fells, King’s Theatre, Citizens Theatre and the most famous being Kelvingrove Art Gallery and museum. There are other famous museums like Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art and Burrell Collection,  Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, a Gallery of natural art and history, Glasgow Cathedral Medieval, Riverside Museum

Minimum Price: $2,899*

Maximum Price: $3,677* 

Vacation Duration: 10 days

Activities on the Trip: Museum tours, art tours, lakeside tours, museum classes, boating and far more. 

Key Highlights of the Vacation: Queen’s Park, Campsie Fells, King’s Theatre, Citizens Theatre and the most famous being Kelvingrove Art Gallery and museum. There are other famous museums like Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art and Burrell Collection,  Kelvingrove Art Gallery and MuseumHotel Type: 4-5 star  

Payment mode: Debit/Credit Card, Cash

10-Day Scotland Vacation Packages - Edinburgh

The number of places to visit: 1

Destinations: Palace of Holyroodhouse, Festivals like Edinburgh Fringe Festival, International Book Festival, Beltane Scotland, theatres are indeed explored. Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound, Usher Hall and Queen Hall, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre

Minimum Price: $5560*

Maximum Price: $6472* 

Vacation Duration: 10 Days 

Activities on the Trip: Museum tours, art tours, lakeside tours, museum classes, boating and far more. 

Key Highlights of the Vacation: Palace of Holyroodhouse, Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound, Usher Hall and Queen Hall, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre

Hotel Type: 4-5 star 

Payment mode: Debit/Credit Card, Cash

5-Day Scotland Vacation Packages - Hamilton

The number of places to visit: 1

Destinations: Hamilton Townhouse and many libraries, Hamilton Mausoleum, Strathclyde Park, Hamilton Palace, Old Parish Church, Edwardian Town Hall, Regimental Museum, palaces, the Royal Botanical Gardens 

Minimum Price: $1603*

Maximum Price: $1719*

Vacation Duration: 5 Days 

Activities on the Trip: Museum tours, art tours, lakeside tours, museum classes, boating and far more.

Key Highlights of the Vacation: Hamilton Townhouse and many libraries, Hamilton Mausoleum, Strathclyde Park, Hamilton Palace, Old Parish Church, Edwardian Town Hall, Regimental Museum, palaces, the Royal Botanical Gardens. 

Hotel Type: 4-5 star  

Payment mode: Debit/Credit Card, Cash

5-Day Scotland Vacation Packages - Inverness

The number of cities to visit: 1

Destinations: Eden Court Inverness, Inverness Castle, Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Minimum Price: $723*

Maximum Price: $879*

Vacation Duration: 5 Days

Activities on the Trip: Museum tours, art tours, lakeside tours, museum classes, boating, nightlife and far more. 

Key Highlights of the Vacation: Eden Court Inverness, Inverness Castle, Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Hotel Type: 4-5 star  

Payment mode: Debit/Credit Card, Cash

20-Day Scotland Vacation Packages – Glasgow and Edinburgh

The number of places to visit: 2

Destinations: Queen’s Park, Campsie Fells, King’s Theatre, Citizens Theatre and the most famous being Kelvingrove Art Gallery and museum. There are other famous museums like Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art and Burrell Collection,  Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, a Gallery of natural art and history, Glasgow Cathedral Medieval, Riverside Museum, Palace of Holyroodhouse, Festivals like Edinburgh Fringe Festival, International Book Festival, Beltane Scotland, theatres are indeed explored. Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound, Usher Hall and Queen Hall, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre

Minimum Price: $4,899*

Maximum Price: $6,677* 

Vacation Duration: 20 days

Activities on the Trip: Museum tours, art tours, lakeside tours, museum classes, boating and far more. 

Key Highlights of the Vacation: Queen’s Park, Campsie Fells, King’s Theatre, Citizens Theatre and the most famous being Kelvingrove Art Gallery and museum. There are other famous museums like Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art and Burrell Collection,  Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Palace of Holyroodhouse, Festivals like Edinburgh Fringe Festival, International Book Festival, Beltane Scotland, theatres are indeed explored. Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound, Usher Hall and Queen Hall, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre

Hotel Type: 4-5 star  

Payment mode: Debit/Credit Card, Cash

8-Day Scotland Vacation Packages – Hamilton and Inverness

The number of places to visit: 2

Destinations: Hamilton Townhouse and many libraries, Hamilton Mausoleum, Strathclyde Park, Hamilton Palace, Old Parish Church, Edwardian Town Hall, Regimental Museum, palaces, the Royal Botanical Gardens, Eden Court Inverness, Inverness Castle, Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Minimum Price: $1603*

Maximum Price: $1719*

Vacation Duration: 8 Days 

Activities on the Trip: Museum tours, art tours, lakeside tours, museum classes, boating and far more.

Key Highlights of the Vacation: Hamilton Townhouse and many libraries, Hamilton Mausoleum, Strathclyde Park, Hamilton Palace, Old Parish Church, Edwardian Town Hall, Regimental Museum, palaces, the Royal Botanical Gardens, Eden Court Inverness, Inverness Castle, Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Hotel Type: 4-5 star  

Payment mode: Debit/Credit Card, Cash

20-Day Scotland Vacation Packages – Glasgow and Edinburgh and Inverness

The number of places to visit: 3

Destinations: Queen’s Park, Campsie Fells, King’s Theatre, Citizens Theatre and the most famous being Kelvingrove Art Gallery and museum. There are other famous museums like Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art and Burrell Collection,  Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, a Gallery of natural art and history, Glasgow Cathedral Medieval, Riverside Museum, Palace of Holyroodhouse, Festivals like Edinburgh Fringe Festival, International Book Festival, Beltane Scotland, theatres are indeed explored. Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound, Usher Hall and Queen Hall, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre, Eden Court Inverness, Inverness Castle, Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Minimum Price: $5,899*

Maximum Price: $6,977* 

Vacation Duration: 20 days

Activities on the Trip: Museum tours, art tours, lakeside tours, museum classes, boating and far more. 

Key Highlights of the Vacation: Queen’s Park, Campsie Fells, King’s Theatre, Citizens Theatre and the most famous being Kelvingrove Art Gallery and museum. There are other famous museums like Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art and Burrell Collection,  Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Palace of Holyroodhouse, Festivals like Edinburgh Fringe Festival, International Book Festival, Beltane Scotland, theatres are indeed explored. Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound, Usher Hall and Queen Hall, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre, Eden Court Inverness, Inverness Castle, Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Hotel Type: 4-5 star  

Payment mode: Debit/Credit Card, Cash

12-Day Scotland Vacation Packages – Edinburgh and Inverness

The number of places to visit: 2

Destinations: Palace of Holyroodhouse, Festivals like Edinburgh Fringe Festival, International Book Festival, Beltane Scotland, theatres are indeed explored. Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound, Usher Hall and Queen Hall, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre, Eden Court Inverness, Inverness Castle, Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Minimum Price: $5960*

Maximum Price: $6872* 

Vacation Duration: 12 Days 

Activities on the Trip: Museum tours, art tours, lakeside tours, museum classes, boating and far more. 

Key Highlights of the Vacation: Palace of Holyroodhouse, Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound, Usher Hall and Queen Hall, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre, Eden Court Inverness, Inverness Castle, Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Hotel Type: 4-5 star 

Payment mode: Debit/Credit Card, Cash

12-Day Scotland Vacation Packages – Glasgow and Inverness

The number of places to visit: 2

Destinations: Queen’s Park, Campsie Fells, King’s Theatre, Citizens Theatre and the most famous being Kelvingrove Art Gallery and museum. There are other famous museums like Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art and Burrell Collection,  Kelvingrove groveArt Gallery and Museum, a Gallery of natural art and history, Glasgow Cathedral Medieval, Riverside Museum, Eden Court Inverness, Inverness Castle, Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Minimum Price: $2,999*

Maximum Price: $3,777* 

Vacation Duration: 12 days

Activities on the Trip: Museum tours, art tours, lakeside tours, museum classes, boating and far more. 

Key Highlights of the Vacation: Queen’s Park, Campsie Fells, King’s Theatre, Citizens Theatre and the most famous being Kelvingrove Art Gallery and museum. There are other famous museums like Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art and Burrell Collection,  Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Eden Court Inverness, Inverness Castle, Ness Islands famous for Loch Ness and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Hotel Type: 4-5 star  

Payment mode: Debit/Credit Card, Cash

12-Day Scotland Vacation Packages – Edinburgh and Hamilton

The number of places to visit: 2

Destinations: Palace of Holyroodhouse, Festivals like Edinburgh Fringe Festival, International Book Festival, Beltane Scotland, theatres are indeed explored. Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound, Usher Hall and Queen Hall, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre, Hamilton Townhouse and many libraries, Hamilton Mausoleum, Strathclyde Park, Hamilton Palace, Old Parish Church, Edwardian Town Hall, Regimental Museum, palaces, the Royal Botanical Gardens 

Minimum Price: $6560*

Maximum Price: $7472* 

Vacation Duration: 12 Days 

Activities on the Trip: Museum tours, art tours, lakeside tours, museum classes, boating and far more. 

Key Highlights of the Vacation: Palace of Holyroodhouse, Royal Lyceum Theatre, King’s Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, The National Museum of Scotland, National War Museum, Writer’s Museum and the Museum on the Mound, Usher Hall and Queen Hall, Bedlam Theatre, Church Hill Theatre, Hamilton Townhouse, and many libraries, Hamilton Mausoleum, Strathclyde Park, Hamilton Palace, Old Parish Church, Edwardian Town Hall, Regimental Museum, palaces, the Royal Botanical Gardens 

Hotel Type: 4-5 star 

Payment mode: Debit/Credit Card, Cash

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