14 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

14 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
1
London
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Inverness
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Fort William
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
5
Newquay
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
End: London

3
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 explore and learn at National Gallery and IWM Duxford. Your inner history buff will appreciate Ely Cathedral and Churchill War Rooms. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, and contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the London trip builder site.

July in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Ely Cathedral, IWM Duxford
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
IWM Duxford ©
IWM Duxford
Ely Cathedral ©
Ely Cathedral

3
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Culloden Battlefield and Cawdor Castle. Popular historic sites such as Dunrobin Castle and Gardens and Clava Cairns are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Dornoch Beach (in Dornoch), Nairn Beach (in Nairn) and RZSS Highland Wildlife Park (in Kingussie). There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Fort George and look for all kinds of wild species at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre.

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

Traveling by flight from London to Inverness takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from London in July; daily highs in Inverness reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Nairn, Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, Clava Cairns, Dornoch Beach, Culloden Battlefield
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Dunrobin Castle and Gardens ©
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens
Nairn Beach ©
Nairn Beach
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

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. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Glenfinnan Church, thenmake a trip to Glenfinnan Viaduct, thencontemplate the long history of Glenfinnan Monument, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nevis Range Mountain Resort. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe, take in the dramatic scenery at Steall Waterfall, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ben Nevis.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Fort William visit planning website.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Fort William takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Glenfinnan, Glen Coe
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Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall

2
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, thenexplore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and then explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Scotland and then contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip itinerary maker site.

Drive from Fort William to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Newquay.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse

3
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Newquay

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
Step out of the city life by going to Fistral Beach Bar and Porthminster Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Perranporth Beach and The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newquay: Tintagel Castle (in Tintagel), National Lobster Hatchery (in Padstow) and Penlee House Gallery & Museum (in Penzance). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Carbis Bay Beach, explore the engaging exhibits at Pirate's Quest, and enjoy the sand and surf at Crantock Beach.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Newquay road trip planning site.

Getting from Edinburgh to Newquay by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

St Ives, Tintagel Castle, Crantock Beach, The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic, Perranporth Beach
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Fistral Beach Bar ©
Fistral Beach Bar
Perranporth Beach ©
Perranporth Beach
Carbis Bay Beach ©
Carbis Bay Beach

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