17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom journey planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive
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Glencoe
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Inverness
— 2 nights
Fly
4
Bath
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Moreton-in-Marsh
— 2 nights
Drive
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London
— 4 nights

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Edinburgh

— 3 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh day trip site.

London to Edinburgh is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from London in September: highs in Edinburgh hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Glencoe.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Glencoe

— 2 nights
Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Glen Etive, then take an in-depth tour of Glencoe Folk Museum, and then explore the activities along Loch Linnhe. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe, then trek along Glencoe Lochan, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Highland Titles Nature Reserve.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Glencoe trip planning tool.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Glencoe in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. September in Glencoe sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Inverness

— 2 nights

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 1st (Fri), indulge your taste buds at Highland Malt Whisky Experience, contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, then get outside with Northern Meeting Park, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: expand your understanding of the military at Fort George and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Inverness trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Glencoe to Inverness in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to fly to Bath.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Nature · Parks

Bath

— 3 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Get out of town with these interesting Bath side-trips: Stonehenge (in Amesbury), Tetbury (Chavenage House & Highgrove Gardens) and The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, admire the masterpieces at Victoria Art Gallery, take in nature's colorful creations at American Museum & Gardens, and contemplate the long history of Bath Abbey.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Bath trip maker app.

Getting from Inverness to Bath by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Moreton-in-Marsh.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Moreton-in-Marsh

— 2 nights
Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cotswold Falconry Centre, and then admire the natural beauty at Batsford Arboretum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Broadway Tower, then get a dose of the wild on Arctic Quest Sled Dog Adventures, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Hidcote Manor Garden.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Moreton-in-Marsh vacation planner.

You can drive from Bath to Moreton-in-Marsh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Moreton-in-Marsh can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to London.

Things to do in Moreton-in-Marsh

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife

Side Trips

London

— 4 nights

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

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You can drive from Moreton-in-Marsh to London in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in London can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

United Kingdom travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · 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.