10 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

10 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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10 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
London
— 1 night
Train:  1​h 30​min
2
Bath
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Inverness, Scotland
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Alnwick
— 2 nights
Train:  1​h
5
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Toronto

1
night
London

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Westminster Abbey, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Tower of London, and finally steep yourself in history at Houses of Parliament. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at The British Museum, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and then explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip maker site .

Toronto, Canada to London is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. In October in London, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
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Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
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 7th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, then get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, and finally examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, then take in nature's colorful creations at Longleat, and then delve into the mystery of Stonehenge.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bath trip planner.

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Longleat, Castle Combe Village, Stonehenge, Brunel's SS Great Britain
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath ©
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath

1
night
Inverness, Scotland

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 9th (Wed), witness the site of a historic battle at Battlefield Select Tours, take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, explore the historical opulence of Fort George, then pick up some local products at Ferintosh Community Market, and finally steep yourself in history at Urquhart Castle.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Inverness vacation planner .

Traveling by flight from Bath to Inverness takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Inverness are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Alnwick.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield, Ferintosh Community Market
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Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Fort George
Fort George
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle

2
nights
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Bamburgh Castle, then delve into the distant past at Lindisfarne Priory, and then admire the striking features of Cragside House and Gardens. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Grace Darling Museum, then admire the natural beauty at The Alnwick Garden, then stop by Barter Books, and finally explore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Alnwick trip maker tool .

You can drive from Inverness to Alnwick in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bamburgh, Lindisfarne Priory, Cragside House and Gardens
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Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

2
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 12th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, and then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, then contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Calton Hill.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh tour itinerary maker site .

Traveling by train from Alnwick to Edinburgh takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

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