17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Edmonton
Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
London
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Weymouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Llandudno
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Fort William
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Isle of Skye
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Edmonton

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, and don't miss a visit to Tower of London.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our London road trip planner.

Edmonton, Canada to London is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Edmonton to London. In August in London, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Weymouth.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

2
nights
Weymouth

Weymouth ©
Weymouth is a seaside town in Dorset, England, situated on a sheltered bay at the mouth of the River Wey on the English Channel coast. On the 19th (Wed), explore the historical opulence of Corfe Castle, then explore the striking landscape at Lulworth Cove, and then kick back and relax at Weymouth Beach. On your second day here, brush up on your military savvy at The Tank Museum and then don't miss a visit to Weymouth Harbour.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Weymouth road trip planner .

You can drive from London to Weymouth in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Weymouth

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

The Tank Museum, Corfe Castle, Lulworth Cove
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Weymouth Beach ©
Weymouth Beach
Weymouth Harbour ©
Weymouth Harbour
Lulworth Cove ©
Lulworth Cove

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nights
Llandudno

Llandudno ©
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): contemplate the long history of Smallest House in Britain, step into the grandiose world of Conwy Castle, then take a leisurely stroll along Llandudno Pier, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Great Orme. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Beaumaris Castle, step into the grandiose world of Caernarfon Castle, and then take in the pleasant sights at Llandudno Promenade.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Llandudno trip maker .

Traveling by car from Weymouth to Llandudno takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Llandudno

Historic Sites Nature Museums

Side Trips

Conwy, Beaumaris Castle, Caernarfon Castle
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Great Orme ©
Great Orme
Llandudno Promenade ©
Llandudno Promenade
Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle

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nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Step off the beaten path and head to Princes Street Gardens and The Scotch Whisky Experience. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, don't miss a visit to Palace of Holyroodhouse, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Llandudno to Edinburgh takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Llandudno in August, plan for little chillier nights in Edinburgh, with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Princes Street Gardens ©
Princes Street Gardens
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

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. On the 26th (Wed), take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, then take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis, then admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Loch Linnhe Picnic Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cruise along Morar Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Shiel, then steep yourself in history at Glenfinnan Viaduct, then look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, and finally appreciate the views at Glen Coe.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Fort William trip simple and quick.

Getting from Edinburgh to Fort William by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Glenfinnan, Loch Linnhe Picnic Area, Glen Coe, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Morar Beach
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Ben Nevis ©
Ben Nevis
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe

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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.
On the 28th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at The Quiraing, don't miss a visit to Fairy Glen, and then step into the grandiose world of Eilean Donan Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Neist Point, experience rural life at The Oyster Shed, and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Isle of Skye driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Fort William to Isle of Skye takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 30th (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Eilean Donan Castle
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The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
The Old Man of Storr ©
The Old Man of Storr
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle

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