17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Fly
1
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Glencoe
— Few hours
Drive
3
Invergarry
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Culloden Moor
— Few hours
Drive
5
St. Andrews
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Edinburgh
— Few hours
Train
7
Manchester
— Few hours
Drive
8
Hathersage
— 2 nights
Drive
9
Chipping Campden
— 2 nights
Drive
10
Bath
— 1 night
Drive
11
Newbury
— Few hours
Train
12
Windsor
— Few hours
Drive
13
London
— 4 nights
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Edinburgh

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Midhope Castle as well as New Town. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, make a trip to The Royal Mile, and then stop by New Town. Here are some ideas for day two: step aboard Royal Yacht Britannia, then get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, and then explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Edinburgh holiday planner.

Dallas, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Dallas in June, with highs in Edinburgh at 63°F and lows at 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Glencoe.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Nature

few
hours
Glencoe

Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Glencoe journey planner.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Glencoe in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Glencoe, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 51°F at night. On the 3rd (Sat), you're off to Invergarry.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

2
nights
Invergarry

Your day by day itinerary now includes The Old Man of Storr, The Quiraing and Trotternish Ridge. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Eilean Donan Castle, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Trotternish Ridge.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Invergarry planning tool.

Traveling by car from Glencoe to Invergarry takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Invergarry can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Culloden Moor.

Things to do in Invergarry

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

few
hours
Culloden Moor

Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield and then explore the ancient world of Clava Cairns.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Culloden Moor route builder site.

You can drive from Invergarry to Culloden Moor in 1.5 hours. July in Culloden Moor sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to St. Andrews.

Things to do in Culloden Moor

Historic Sites

Side Trip

2
nights
St. Andrews

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the St. Andrews road trip planning website.

Drive from Culloden Moor to St. Andrews in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in St. Andrews can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in St. Andrews

Historic Sites · Golf · Outdoors

few
hours
Edinburgh

Athens of the North

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip planner.

Traveling by car from St. Andrews to Edinburgh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Manchester.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Nightlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

few
hours
Manchester

Capital of the North

Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Manchester road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Edinburgh to Manchester takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July in Manchester, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 53°F at night. You will leave for Hathersage on the 7th (Wed).

Things to do in Manchester

Nightlife · Fun & Games · Parks · Outdoors

2
nights
Hathersage

Hathersage is a village and civil parish in the Peak District in Derbyshire, England. You've now added Chatsworth House to your itinerary.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Hathersage trip builder app.

Getting from Manchester to Hathersage by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In July, daytime highs in Hathersage are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Fri) before leaving for Chipping Campden.

Things to do in Hathersage

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

2
nights
Chipping Campden

Chipping Campden is a small market town in the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. Your day by day itinerary now includes Worcestershire Beacon. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Market Hall.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Chipping Campden day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Hathersage to Chipping Campden takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Hathersage in July, Chipping Campden is a bit warmer at night with lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Chipping Campden

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

1
night
Bath

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Stonehenge. On the 11th (Sun), explore the ancient world of Stonehenge, admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Bath itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Chipping Campden to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Newbury.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

few
hours
Newbury

Newbury is a historic market town and the principal town in the west of Berkshire, England and has its own civil parish (led by a town council) as well as the administrative headquarters of West Berkshire. You've now added Highclere Castle to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Highclere Castle.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Newbury sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Newbury takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daytime highs in Newbury are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Windsor.

Things to do in Newbury

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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hours
Windsor

Windsor is a historic market town and unparished area in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead in Berkshire, England. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Windsor Castle.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Windsor online route maker.

Traveling by train from Newbury to Windsor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Newbury in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Windsor, with lows of 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to London.

Things to do in Windsor

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

4
nights
London

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kensington Palace, Victoria and Albert Museum, British Library, and other attractions you added. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take an in-depth tour of The British Museum, admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, and stroll around Hyde Park.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the London online trip maker.

You can drive from Windsor to London in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in London are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Nightlife · Parks

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.