18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 2 nights
Train
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Bath
— 1 night
Drive
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Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
Drive
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Rye
— 1 night
Fly
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Windermere
— 1 night
Drive
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Penrith
— 1 night
Drive
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Cockermouth
— 1 night
Drive
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Edinburgh
— 1 night
Drive
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Inverness
— 1 night
Drive
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Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
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London
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London — 2 nights

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 Sky Garden. And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with BrakeAway Bike Tours, shop like a local with Covent Garden, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip maker site.

New Delhi, India to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to London is minus 5.5 hours. In June, London is much colder than New Delhi - with highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Bath.
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Museums · Tours · Shopping · Outdoors

Bath — 1 night

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Bath trip planner.

Take a train from London to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.
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Historic Sites · Spas · Museums
Side Trip

Stratford-upon-Avon — 1 night

Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Your day by day itinerary now includes Shakespeare's Birthplace. On the 28th (Tue), admire the striking features of Shakespeare's Birthplace.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Stratford-upon-Avon driving holiday planning app.

Getting from Bath to Stratford-upon-Avon by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You'll set off for Rye on the 29th (Wed).
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Rye — 1 night

Rye is a small town in the non-metropolitan county of East Sussex, within the historic County of Sussex, England, which stands approximately two miles from the open sea and is at the confluence of three rivers: the Rother, the Tillingham and the Brede. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Bodiam Castle, visit Old Town Hastings, and then identify plant and animal life at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Rye road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rye in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in Rye, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Windermere.
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Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks
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Windermere — 1 night

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. On the 30th (Thu), examine the collection at Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Windermere road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Rye to Windermere takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can go by car to Penrith.
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Penrith — 1 night

Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): stop by Hedgehog Bookshop, admire the sheer force of Aira Force Waterfall, and then let little ones run wild at Center Parcs - Whinfell Forest.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Penrith trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Windermere to Penrith in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Cockermouth.
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Cockermouth — 1 night

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. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk and then explore the activities along Buttermere Lake.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Cockermouth trip planning app.

Drive from Penrith to Cockermouth in an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.
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Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Edinburgh — 1 night

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 3rd (Sun), get the lay of the land with Walking tours, explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and then don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Edinburgh online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Cockermouth to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Cockermouth in July since evenings lows in Edinburgh dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Inverness.
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Historic Sites · Tours

Inverness — 1 night

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 4th (Mon), gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour and then explore the activities along Loch Ness.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Inverness road trip planner.

Drive from Edinburgh to Inverness in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Inverness sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Isle of Skye.
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Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Nature · Parks
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Isle of Skye — 2 nights

Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): surround yourself with nature on Calum's Seal Trips and then step into the grandiose world of Eilean Donan Castle. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Isle of Skye trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Inverness to Isle of Skye by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Inverness, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Isle of Skye, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to London.
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London — 4 nights

Your day by day itinerary now includes Free Tours by Foot. Enjoy London some more: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Tower of London.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Isle of Skye to London takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Isle of Skye in July, you will find days in London are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Nightlife · Tours

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.
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Lake District travel guide

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World heritage site · Specialty Museums · Bodies of Water
A paradise for all lovers of the great outdoors, UNESCO World Heritage-listed Lake District is widely regarded as one of the most stunning areas of natural beauty in the UK. This mountainous region famously served as inspiration for some of the finest works of artists William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Containing the country’s largest national park, the Lake District is England’s top vacation destination for hikers and rock climbers. Nature lovers from around the world linger in this area for days and even weeks, sightseeing in the sweeping landscape of rugged hilltops, glistening lakes, dense forests, and hazy mountaintops. The region abounds in numerous hidden pubs, inns, and hotels, offering not only shelter from the weather, but also first-class dining and drinking options.
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