There are very few places more scenic than Scotland, that’s why caravan traveling is a popular choice which Experts recommend as well because first, you won’t miss beautiful sceneries along the road; second, you can stop and linger to capture photos and videos of majestic mountains and magnificent coastlands.
The universe has bestowed Scotland with beautiful sceneries – from rolling green hills to breathtaking rocky peaks. The best way to plan your itinerary is by finding local caravan parks according to your interest.
To make the most out of your trip, here is a day-to-day account of the most amazing 10-day Scotland caravan trip.
Start your journey in grey Aberdeen which is located on the northern coast. Its scenic drive will lead you to the stunning epic ruin of Dunnottar Castle in Stonehaven.
On the second day, you can drive to Cairngorms National Park and imagine how to live like a queen when you visit the Queen’s Summer residence, Balmoral Castle.
In a few hours’ drive, you will arrive at Loch An Eilein. Take your time admiring the ancient Loch An Eilein Castle located in the middle of the crystal clear sheet water. This will be a relaxing afternoon promenade.
For the third day, make sure that you leave early morning to catch the fresh morning breeze going to the very famous Loch Ness known for its legendary Loch Ness monster.
Brace yourself because your next stop is the Isle of the Skye also known as the Cloud Island. You will certainly appreciate nature in Isle of the Skye, so don’t miss this in the list when finding local caravan parks.
Its majestic mountain views, sandy beaches, waterfalls, as well as lush green grass will truly make your day. You can spend the night camping in the middle of the Cuillin Hills.
Your fifth day in the Isle of the Skye will be equally exhilarating. You can start with Fairy pools; just make sure to find a nice parking spot in the upper parking lot.
Here are the places to make your fifth day of finding local caravan parks: Staffin Bay and Kilt Rock View, Old Man of Storr (be careful it is a steep climb), Glenfinnan Viaduct, and the real-life Hogwarts Express Jacobite Steam Train, (this is a must if you are a Harry Potter fan). This is sure to be a magical day.
Your sixth day will require you to have a full breakfast because you need extra energy. Begin with a hike to the Steall Falls at the foot of the Ben Nevis (the location of Harry Potter’s Goblet of Fire). Here, you can explore breathtaking views and epic landscapes.
This is one incredible hike. To make the most of your local caravan parks hiking experience, you can walk along the coast near Oban until the Dunstaffnage Castle.
As if you are still short of adventure, your next day cap off your hiking experience at the best hiking site in Scotland, the Walkhighlands at the Whangie, Kilpatrick Hills. It has a wonderful view of Loch Lomond.
The last but not the least hiking destination is the Peak of Ben A’an. This is a challenging hike which is surely worth it because of the stunning top view.
The tenth day of your caravan tour would be a more relax and learning-filled trip to Scotland’s historic capital Edinburgh.
Scotland has some of the most stunning sceneries you can find in nature. Each site will amaze and strike awe in visitors and locals alike. Hopefully, this 10-day itinerary gave you a clearer idea of how to make the most out of your trip to this majestic place.