Olympic Torch Relay in Scotland

Look out for the Olympic Torch as it journeys around Scotland between 8th and 14th June.  It will be welcomed into Scotland from Ireland on day 21 of its tour, returning again on day 34 to Dumfries and Galloway.

If you’re looking for accommodation near the Torch Route, you can browse a selection of quality assured self-catering in Scotland on EmbraceScotland.  It’s not too late to find the perfect holiday home to enjoy a relaxing break while the Olympic Torch tours the country – take a look at some last minute offers here.

The Olympic Torch Route in Scotland

8th June:  Passing through Stranraer, Ayrshire & Arran and onto Glasgow

9th June:  Heading north to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs, through the Highlands to Inverness

10th June:  From Inverness, flying to Orkney and onto Shetland

11th June:  Leaving the Isle of Lewis for the Highlands, passing through Moray Speyside and arriving in Aberdeen City and Shire

12th June:  From Aberdeen City and Shire, travelling down the east coast, through Dundee and Angus and onto Perthshire and Fife

13th June:  Travelling through Fife, Perthshire, Forth Valley, Stirling, Clackmannanshire and arriving in Edinburgh

14th June:  Heading through the Lothians from Edinburgh to the Scottish Borders

21st June: Travelling through Dumfries and Galloway

VisitScotland has full details of the Olympic Torch Relay in Scotland.

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