Glasgow Itinerary 1 Day

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Glasgow Itinerary 1 Day

Being the largest city in Scotland does not make Glasgow a star, rather its myriad attractions, heavy historical influence, and deep cultural roots do. Every aspect, wherever you go, you can see the bits of the past and how it has affected it thoroughly, from architecture, food to folks. Currently being at the forefront of the industrial revolution, Glasgow offers a lot to see and experience.


Start your day with a visit to the University of Glasgow. The oldest in the nation, it features the quintessential Scottish look with its old gothic style architecture and breathtaking surrounding. You can wander around the premises and indulge in some quiet time enjoying the calm and tranquillity. When you are done with spending some time here, visit the Buchanan Street. Probably one of the best way to see Glasgow, this hot spot for shopping, feed and the likes will bring out your shopaholic self for a great indulgence and delight.


The next place is the renowned Glasgow Necropolis. A must see in Glasgow in 1 day, the place is known for its quiet vibes and a tranquil surrounding that is worth spending some time in. Something akin to a cemetery, the place has been designed by the greats like Alexander Thomson, Bryce, and Mackintosh and is a renowned destination for tourists and folks alike. After that, Visit the Glasgow Cathedral as a trip to Glasgow is incomplete without it. The gothic architecture is of medieval times and can be a great delight to watch. Architects, historians and art lovers, all flock to this place to indulge in its historical vibes and quiet surrounding.


Follow it by a visit to Merchant City. A popular area, it is stocked with shops bars and restaurants which with all its hustle will provide you with a very enriching experience.


Save the late afternoon of this 1 day in Glasgow itinerary for Sharmanka. The kinetic theatre sums up all the weirdness and charm a place can have. An exotic display of myriad activities including lights, sound, sculptures, and puppets, Sharmanka will leave you spellbound and amazed. Follow it up with Rouken Glen. The beautiful park is known for its breathtaking scenery and tranquil surrounding. Take a stroll through its grassy plains or sit by the lake to enjoy the view, whatever sails your boat, you will definitely enjoy it here. Ends this exciting one day trip with a mouthful of flavors in The New Turban Tandoori, that will not only suffice your hunger but add more to this memorable trip.

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