13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Inverness, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Fort William, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
London
— 5 nights
Fly:  12​h
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Inverness, Scotland

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, walk around RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Divach Falls. Keep things going the next day: witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield, then steep yourself in history at Fort George, then examine the collection at The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection), and finally gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Inverness online vacation planner .

Mumbai, India to Inverness is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Inverness due to the time zone difference. In October, Inverness is much colder than Mumbai - with highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
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River Ness ©
River Ness
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park ©
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

2
nights
Fort William, Scotland

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 18th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Neptune's Staircase, take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, then take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis, and finally admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall. On the next day, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, and then explore the activities along Loch Shiel.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Fort William trip planner .

Drive from Inverness to Fort William in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Loch Shiel, Highland Titles Nature Reserve
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall

3
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Escape the urban bustle at Arthur's Seat and BobCat Alpacas. Step out of Edinburgh with an excursion to Strathblane Falconry in Strathblane--about 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, and don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh day trip site .

Getting from Fort William to Edinburgh by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In October in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Strathblane Falconry, Dalhousie Castle Falconry
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The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town

5
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.
Visiting The Hawking Centre and Bournemouth Beach will get you outdoors. Step out of London with an excursion to Cotswolds Distillery in Stourton--about 2 hours away. There's still lots to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

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Getting from Edinburgh to London by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. October in London sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cotswolds Distillery, Bournemouth Beach, The Hawking Centre
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
The Hawking Centre ©
The Hawking Centre
Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach

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