11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 2 nights
2
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
3
Fort William
— 2 nights
4
Durness
— 1 night
5
Inverness
— 2 nights

2
nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Coca-Cola London Eye and Tower Bridge. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, make a trip to Big Ben, walk around St. James's Park, and admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip builder app.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to London. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kids will enjoy Edinburgh Castle and Arthur's Seat. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, contemplate the long history of Palace of Holyroodhouse, take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Calton Hill.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh travel route builder.

You can fly from London to Edinburgh in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from London in August, with highs in Edinburgh at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Calton Hill ©
Calton Hill

2
nights
Fort William

Fort William ©
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. Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Glencoe Folk Museum, appreciate the views at Glen Coe, thenplay a few rounds at The Dragons Tooth Golf Course, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, and finally explore the activities along Loch Linnhe Picnic Area. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Glenfinnan Viaduct, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, thenadmire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Fort William journey site.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Fort William in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Durness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Glencoe, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Glenfinnan Viaduct, Loch Linnhe Picnic Area
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall

1
night
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Cairn House Gallery, thenkick back and relax at Durness Beach, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Sango Bay, and finally stroll through Balnakeil Beach.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Durness trip planner.

You can drive from Fort William to Durness in 4 hours. August in Durness sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Durness

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach
Sango Bay ©
Sango Bay

2
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Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, thentake an unorthodox tour of Loch Ness, thencontemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Landmark Forest Adventure Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Inverness road trip planning site.

Getting from Durness to Inverness by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Loch Ness, Landmark Forest Adventure Park
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Landmark Forest Adventure Park ©
Landmark Forest Adventure Park
Loch Ness ©
Loch Ness
River Ness ©
River Ness

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