11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom travel planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Edinburgh
— 1 night
Drive
2
Glencoe
— 1 day
Drive
3
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Inverness
Drive
5
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Train
6
London
— 3 nights
Train
7
Windsor
— 1 night
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Edinburgh

— 1 night

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You've now added New Town to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, make a trip to The Royal Mile, pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and finally get to know the fascinating history of New Town.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh day trip planning tool.

Nashville, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Edinburgh is 6 hours. When traveling from Nashville in July, plan for cooler days in Edinburgh, with highs around 66°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive to Glencoe.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Glencoe

— 1 day
Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. Your day by day itinerary now includes The Three Sisters, Glenfinnan Viaduct and Glen Etive. On the 10th (Sun), stroll through Glen Etive, appreciate the views at Glen Coe, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Three Sisters, and finally steep yourself in history at Glenfinnan Viaduct.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Glencoe travel planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Glencoe by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Glencoe can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

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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.
You've added The Quiraing, Neist Point, Fairy Glen, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): explore the activities along Portree Harbour.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Isle of Skye trip site.

Getting from Glencoe to Isle of Skye by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Glencoe in July: highs in Isle of Skye hover around 61°F, while lows dip to 51°F. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Inverness

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take in the history at Culloden Battlefield.

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Traveling by car from Isle of Skye to Inverness takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in July, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Highlights from your trip

Edinburgh

— 2 nights

Athens of the North

Your day by day itinerary now includes St Andrews Links. On the 13th (Wed), contemplate the long history of St Andrews Links.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh tour itinerary builder app.

Getting from Inverness to Edinburgh by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to fly to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Golf

Side Trip

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Highlights from your trip

London

— 3 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.
You've added Trafalgar Square, Brigit's Bakery Bus, Wicked, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, and get engrossed in the history at The British Museum.

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

You can fly from Edinburgh to London in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Edinburgh, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in London, ranging from highs of 73°F to lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Windsor.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Nightlife · Shopping
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Windsor

— 1 night
Windsor is a historic market town and unparished area in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead in Berkshire, England. Your day by day itinerary now includes Highclere Castle, Stonehenge and Windsor Castle. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Stonehenge and then admire the striking features of Highclere Castle.

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Traveling by car from London to Windsor takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Windsor, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 58°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Windsor

Historic Sites

Side Trips

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United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
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.