25 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

25 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom vacation planner

Make it your trip
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London
— 4 nights
Train
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Bath
— 3 nights
Drive
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Gloucester
— 3 nights
Drive
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York
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cockermouth
— 3 nights
Drive
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Glasgow
— 3 nights
Drive
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Edinburgh
— 5 nights
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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 plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, and get engrossed in the history at The British Museum.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our London online trip builder.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to London. In March in London, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bath: Stonehenge (in Amesbury), Old Sarum (in Salisbury) and Church of St. James (in Avebury). There's lots more to do: explore the galleries of The Roman Baths, explore the striking landscape at Glastonbury Tor, admire the masterpieces at Holburne Museum, and admire the striking features of Wells Cathedral.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bath attractions app.

You can take a train from London to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Gloucester

— 3 nights
Change things up with these side-trips from Gloucester: Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton), The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes) and Cotswold Falconry Centre (in Moreton-in-Marsh).

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Gloucester travel planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Gloucester takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. March in Gloucester sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to York.

Things to do in Gloucester

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

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.
York is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: sample some tasty brews at Brewtown Tours, admire the landmark architecture of York Railway Station, see the interesting displays at York's Chocolate Story, and take a stroll through York Shambles.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to York fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Gloucester to York in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Gloucester in March, expect little chillier with lows of 1°C in York. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours

Cockermouth

— 3 nights
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Venture out of the city with trips to Penrith (Aira Force Waterfall & Center Parcs - Whinfell Forest). Next up on the itinerary: sample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company, get great views at Walla Crag, contemplate the waterfront views at Buttermere Lake, and walk around Memorial Gardens.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Cockermouth trip planner.

You can drive from York to Cockermouth in 2.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Cockermouth can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Glasgow.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Glasgow

— 3 nights

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Change things up with a short trip to Blackstone Clydesdales & Dig-a-Day Experience in Cumnock (about 58 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Glasgow Botanic Gardens, stroll around Kelvingrove Park, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at World of Wings Birds of Prey Centre.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Glasgow trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Cockermouth to Glasgow in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Cockermouth in March, plan for a bit cooler nights in Glasgow, with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

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, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Scotland, and take a tour of Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh travel planner.

Traveling by car from Glasgow to Edinburgh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

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.