17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom journey maker

Make it your trip
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London
— 3 nights
Train
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Bath
— 2 nights
Drive
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Shipston on Stour
— 1 night
Drive
4
York
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Windermere
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh
— 5 nights
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London

— 3 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 plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, and get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read London trip builder app.

Mumbai, India to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to London. Traveling from Mumbai in February, things will get cooler in London: highs are around 9°C and lows about 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Bath

— 2 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, take in nature's colorful creations at Prior Park Landscape Gardens (NT), then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally browse the exhibits of The Roman Baths. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wells Cathedral, visit Wells Market Place, and then get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bath trip planner.

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Shipston on Stour.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Spas · Museums

Side Trips

Shipston on Stour

— 1 night
Shipston-on-Stour is a town and civil parish on the River Stour about 10mi south of Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire close to the boundaries with Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Hook Norton Brewery, sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, then take in panoramic vistas at Broadway Tower, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Peter's Church.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Shipston on Stour travel route planner.

You can drive from Bath to Shipston on Stour in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to York.

Things to do in Shipston on Stour

Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

York

— 3 nights

City of Festivals

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Venture out of the city with trips to Spirit of Harrogate Ltd (in Harrogate) and My Little Farm Spa (in Liversedge). There's lots more to do: gain some tasty knowledge on Brewtown Tours, wander the streets of York Shambles, delve into the distant past at York City Walls, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at York Brewery.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our York trip planner.

Traveling by car from Shipston on Stour to York takes 3 hours. In February, daytime highs in York are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Windermere.

Things to do in York

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Windermere

— 2 nights
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, then sample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company, then contemplate the waterfront views at Easedale Tarn, and finally explore the galleries of Heaton Cooper Studio. On the next day, indulge in some personalized pampering at Mayela Redondo - Holistic Therapist, then take some stellar pictures from Orrest Head, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Helm Crag, and finally look for gifts at The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Windermere trip planner.

Drive from York to Windermere in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Windermere

Nature · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Edinburgh

— 5 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 plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, pick up some new knowledge with Lessons & Workshops, and make a trip to The Royal Mile.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip itinerary site.

Traveling by train from Windermere to Edinburgh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In February, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

United Kingdom travel guide

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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.