16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Canterbury
— 1 night
2
Cambridge
— Few hours
3
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
4
St. Andrews
— Few hours
5
Aviemore
— 1 night
6
Inverness
— 1 night
7
Ullapool
— 1 night
8
Stornoway, Isle of Lewis
— 2 nights
9
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
10
Oban
— 1 night
11
Killin
— 1 night
12
Glasgow
— 1 night
13
Oxford
— 1 night

1
night
Canterbury

Canterbury
Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district of Kent, England. To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Canterbury tour planning website.

Vevey, Switzerland to Canterbury is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Vevey to Canterbury. On the 30th (Sun), you'll travel to Cambridge.

Things to do in Canterbury

Nightlife Parks Outdoors
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Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
University of Cambridge has been added to your itinerary. On the 30th (Sun), contemplate the long history of University of Cambridge.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Cambridge tour itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Canterbury to Cambridge takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. August in Cambridge sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Cambridge

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 30 — 31:
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University of Cambridge ©
University of Cambridge

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile and Calton Hill. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): get great views at Calton Hill, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip itinerary site.

Getting from Cambridge to Edinburgh by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cambridge in August; daily highs in Edinburgh reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to St. Andrews.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 1:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Calton Hill ©
Calton Hill

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St. Andrews

St. Andrews ©
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of St Andrews Cathedral.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our St. Andrews trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to St. Andrews takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 1st (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Aviemore.

Things to do in St. Andrews

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
St Andrews Cathedral ©
St Andrews Cathedral

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night
Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Your list of things to see and do now includes Urquhart Castle, Cairngorm Mountain, Loch an Eilein, and other attractions. On the 1st (Tue), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Glenlivet Distillery.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Aviemore route planner.

Getting from St. Andrews to Aviemore by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Aviemore

Parks Nature Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Glenlivet Distillery, Urquhart Castle
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Cairngorm Mountain ©
Cairngorm Mountain
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Loch an Eilein ©
Loch an Eilein

1
night
Inverness

Inverness
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Inverness trip builder site.

You can drive from Aviemore to Inverness in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Inverness are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 3rd (Thu), you're off to Ullapool.

Things to do in Inverness

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Ullapool Hill has been added to your itinerary.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ullapool trip planning tool.

Drive from Inverness to Ullapool in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Ullapool can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Stornoway.

Things to do in Ullapool

Outdoors Parks Trails
Find places to stay Sep 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Ullapool Hill ©
Ullapool Hill
The Bone Caves ©
The Bone Caves

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nights
Stornoway, Isle of Lewis

Stornoway ©
You've added Luskentyre Beach, Butt of Lewis Lighthouse, Calanais Standing Stones, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the waterfront at Stornoway Harbour, thenexplore the ancient world of Calanais Standing Stones, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Butt of Lewis Lighthouse, and finally stroll through Luskentyre Beach.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Stornoway trip itinerary builder site.

You can travel from Ullapool to Stornoway in 3.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Stornoway

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Isle of Lewis, Luskentyre Beach
Find places to stay Sep 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Luskentyre Beach ©
Luskentyre Beach
Calanais Standing Stones ©
Calanais Standing Stones
Butt of Lewis Lighthouse ©
Butt of Lewis Lighthouse

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nights
Isle of Skye

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): make a trip to Plockton Harbour, thenexplore the historical opulence of Eilean Donan Castle, and then stop by Favourite Things. On the next day, take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, thenexplore the striking landscape at Kilt Rock, thenexplore the striking landscape at The Quiraing, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Portree.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Isle of Skye trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Stornoway to Isle of Skye by journey takes about 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Oban.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kyle of Lochalsh, Plockton Harbour
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
The Old Man of Storr ©
The Old Man of Storr

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Oban

Oban ©
Oban is a resort town within the Argyll and Bute council area of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): view the masterpieces at The Lighthouse - Appin Craft Shop, thenadmire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe, and then identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Oban day trip planner.

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Oban in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Oban are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Killin.

Things to do in Oban

Parks Wildlife Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Glen Coe, The Lighthouse - Appin Craft Shop, Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Oban Distillery ©
Oban Distillery

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night
Killin

Killin ©
Killin is a village situated at the western head of Loch Tay in Stirling (formerly Perthshire), Scotland.The west end of the village is magnificently sited around the scenic Falls of Dochart, the main street leading down towards the Loch at the confluence of the rivers Dochart and Lochay. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Moirlanich Longhouse.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Killin vacation planner.

Getting from Oban to Killin by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Killin

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

The Scottish Crannog Centre
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Falls of Dochart ©
Falls of Dochart
The Scottish Crannog Centre ©
The Scottish Crannog Centre
Moirlanich Longhouse ©
Moirlanich Longhouse

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Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Homeless Jesus Statue.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Glasgow attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Killin to Glasgow takes 1.5 hours. September in Glasgow sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Oxford.
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Homeless Jesus Statue ©
Homeless Jesus Statue

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Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Make your Oxford itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Fly from Glasgow to Oxford in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Oxford can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Oxford

Museums Tours
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology ©
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
Walking tours
Pitt Rivers Museum ©
Pitt Rivers Museum

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