30 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

30 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom journey planner
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Fly to London Heathrow, Train to Bath
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Bath
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cheltenham
— 4 nights
Fly
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Inverness
— 5 nights
Drive
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Fort William
— 4 nights
Drive
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Edinburgh
— 5 nights
Train
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Windermere
— 2 nights
Train
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London
— 5 nights
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Bath — 3 nights

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bath: Stonehenge (in Amesbury), Xtreme Falconry at Dorset Falconry Park (in Dorchester) and Insight Activities Dorset (in Tolpuddle). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at The Roman Baths, admire the natural beauty at Parade Gardens, see the interesting displays at The Jane Austen Centre, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bath trip planner.

Perth, Australia to Bath is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and train. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Perth to Bath due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cheltenham.
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Cheltenham — 4 nights

Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cheltenham: The Baobab Tree (in Stow-on-the-Wold), Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton) and Cotswold Falconry Centre (in Moreton-in-Marsh). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks, examine the collection at Cotswold Motoring Museum, admire the natural beauty at Hidcote Manor Garden, and delve into the distant past at Eastgate Viewing Chamber.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Cheltenham trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Cheltenham takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daytime highs in Cheltenham are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can fly to Inverness.
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Inverness — 5 nights

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Change things up with these side-trips from Inverness: Landmark Forest Adventure Park (in Carrbridge), St Ninians Church (in Drumnadrochit) and Aigas Field Centre (in Beauly). And it doesn't end there: gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, delve into the distant past at Clava Cairns, and steep yourself in history at Fort George.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Inverness trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cheltenham to Inverness takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, Inverness is a bit cooler than Cheltenham - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.
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Tours · Parks · Theme Parks · Breweries & Distilleries
Side Trips

Fort William — 4 nights

Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Change things up with these side-trips from Fort William: Finn Falconry (in Oban), Eilean Donan Castle (in Kyle of Lochalsh) and Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror). The adventure continues: admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe, snap pictures at Glenfinnan Viaduct, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Linnhe Picnic Area.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Fort William trip planner.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Fort William takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Edinburgh.
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Edinburgh — 5 nights

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Edinburgh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. July in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can take a train to Windermere.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

Windermere — 2 nights

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Orrest Head, appreciate the extensive heritage of Tarn Hows, and then explore the activities along Lake Windermere. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Holehird Gardens, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Windermere trip planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Windermere by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to London.
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London — 5 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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our London online tour planner.

Traveling by train from Windermere to London takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. July in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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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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