How to Spend a Weekend in Glasgow, Scotland

How to Spend a Weekend in Glasgow, Scotland, Glasgow, Scotland (B)

Glasgow has a lot going on and in a weekend break in Glasgow you can sample a nice mix of culture, history, urban nature, good food and entertainment.

Scotland’s second city is ideal for a 2 day visit. It has impressive museums, fascinating cultural tours, great places to eat and a lively vibe during weekends.

This will give you more time to explore the city and take a day trip from Glasgow to one of the many beautiful Scottish destinations nearby.

This itinerary for a weekend in Glasgow covers its main highlights plus some more unique things to do in Glasgow.

It is quite easy to get around the city. Many of the places of interest in Glasgow are within walking distance from each other. Some will require a short bus or subway ride.

On day 1 of this 48 hour Glasgow itinerary, you’ll get to know two of the city’s main districts, visit some of its most famous museums, learn about its history, relax in the park and experience some of its nightlife.

Walking down Buchanan Street will give you a good idea about the special character of Glasgow as a city. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: How to Spend a Weekend in Glasgow, Scotland
Guide Location: Scotland » Glasgow
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Tal Hayoun
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Buchanan Street
  • Argyle Street
  • Sauchiehall Street
  • George Square
  • Glasgow Cathedral
  • Glasgow’s Gallery of Modern Art
  • Picnic
  • Tenement House
  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
  • Kelvingrove Park
  • The Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery
  • the Flying Duck
  • Botanic Gardens
  • Riverside Museum
  • The Tall Ship
  • The People’s Palace
  • Glasgow Green
  • The Glasvegan
  • The Lighthouse
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