How many days do you need to see Ireland and Scotland?
Ireland and Scotland Tours
|Ireland Tours||Scotland Tours|
|6 Days: Backpackers Ireland Budget Tour||5 Days: Edinburgh, Highlands, Skye|
|9 Days: Wild Atlantic Way||5 Days: Scottish Highlands|
|9 Days: All Ireland Tour||6 Days: Outer Hebrides & Highlands Tour|
|10 Days: Southern Ireland Tour||8 Days: Ultimate Scottish Experience|
What is the best time of year to visit Ireland and Scotland?
The best time to visit Ireland is between March and May, and September to November, when it’s not as crowded as it is in summer, or as cold as it is in winter. That said, Ireland has a mild, temperate climate and although it’s rainy at times, you can visit all year round.
How do I plan a trip to Scotland and Ireland?
Planning a Trip to Scotland and Ireland: Top 10 Tips
- Rent a car.
- Wild Camp in Scotland.
- Take advantage of petrol stations.
- It can take a while to travel short distances.
- The roads are narrow and full of sheep.
- Be prepared for all weather.
- Make sure to book ahead during the high season.
- Get off the main highways.
Is Scotland better to visit than Ireland?
Although the Irish countryside is very beautiful, you won’t see anything like Glencoe over there. Ireland has lots of rolling greenery, but Scotland is dramatic, rugged and atmospheric. So in conclusion, Scotland is ‘just a wee bit’ better than Ireland, but really we would recommend you visit both.
Are there ferries from Ireland to Scotland?
There are two main sea ferry lines that connect Northern Ireland to Scotland: Cairnryan-Larne Ferry and Stena Line’s Cairnryan-Belfast Ferry. Both of these options have multiple departures throughout each day, providing you with maximum flexibility when scheduling your specific itinerary.
Are bagpipes from Scotland or Ireland?
Bagpipes are a huge part of Scottish culture. When many think of bagpipes, they think of Scotland, or Scottish pipes playing in the Scottish Highlands. There’s plenty of bagpipes native to Scotland. Among them, the Great Highland Bagpipe is the most well-known worldwide.
What is a driving tour of England and Scotland?
A driving tour of England and Scotland – indulge in a unique trip taking in two of Britain’s most unique nations. Your self-drive vacation will take you through the rural landscapes of England and Scotland before returning your vehicle in Edinburgh and returning to London by rail.
What is included in the England Ireland Wales & Scotland tour?
This England, Ireland, Wales & Scotland Tour departs regularly throughout the year and includes accommodation, breakfasts, some evening meals, driver and more! To see a full itinerary, as well as available travel dates, see here.
How many days does it take to tour the UK?
This 10 day England, Ireland, Wales & Scotland tour gives you the ultimate experience of Great Britain. You’ll get to see many highlights of this magical land including London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dublin and This 10 day England, Ireland, Wales & Scotland tour gives you the ultimate experience of Great Britain.
Can you see England Scotland and Ireland in one go?
If you have been longing to see England, Scotland and Ireland in one go, now is your chance. Book one of our Western European tours and let yourself be carried away through London and Oxford University, the Scottish Highlands, Dublin and Galway.