29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Bath
— 4 nights
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Bourton-on-the-Water
— 4 nights
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London
— 5 nights
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York
— 4 nights
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Ambleside
— 4 nights
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Glasgow
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh
— 5 nights
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Bath

— 4 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), Tewkesbury (Old Baptist Chapel & Tewkesbury Abbey) and Walks With Hawks (in Cheltenham). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, steep yourself in history at Chalice Well, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. James, and admire the landmark architecture of Gloucester Cathedral.

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Ayia Napa, Cyprus to Bath is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car, ferry, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bourton-on-the-Water.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water

— 4 nights
Bourton-on-the-Water is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England that lies on a wide flat vale within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bourton-on-the-Water: Corinium Museum (in Cirencester) and The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes). Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Hook Norton Brewery, meet the residents at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, and take in nature's colorful creations at Batsford Arboretum.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bourton-on-the-Water visit planner.

Drive from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in March, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to London.

Things to do in Bourton-on-the-Water

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums

Side Trips

London

— 5 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 Houses of Parliament, take in the views from Tower Bridge, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read London road trip planning website.

You can drive from Bourton-on-the-Water to London in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can take a train to York.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

York

— 4 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: St Anne's Church, Baslow (in Baslow), Peak Mountaineering (in Castleton) and Holly Hagg Community farm (in Sheffield). There's lots more to do: sample some tasty brews at Brewtown Tours, admire the striking features of York Railway Station, take in the architecture and atmosphere at York Minster, and steep yourself in history at Treasurer's House.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the York road trip app.

Take a train from London to York in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to drive to Ambleside.

Things to do in York

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Ambleside

— 4 nights
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ambleside: Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale), J.B.Banks and Son Ltd (in Cockermouth) and Aira Force Waterfall (in Penrith). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Orrest Head, explore the engaging exhibits at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, get great views at Walla Crag, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Ambleside trip builder site.

Traveling by car from York to Ambleside takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Ambleside

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Glasgow

— 2 nights

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 6th (Tue), stroll around Kelvingrove Park, then admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Glasgow Botanic Gardens. On the 7th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax in the rural setting at Blackstone Clydesdales & Dig-a-Day Experience, see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, and then walk around Pollok Country Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Glasgow travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ambleside to Glasgow takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Parks

Side Trip

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 panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, and steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip planner.

Traveling by car from Glasgow to Edinburgh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

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.