17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 2 nights
2
St. Helier, Jersey
— 2 nights
3
Inverness
— 2 nights
4
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
5
Fort William
— 2 nights
6
Oban
— 1 night
7
Edinburgh
— 3 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.
Explore hidden gems such as Houses of Parliament and Trafalgar Square. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Buckingham Palace, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, and enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read London tour planning site.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to London is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro to London, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in August, expect London to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to St. Helier.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

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St. Helier, Jersey

St. Helier ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): go for a stroll along the water at St Aubin's Harbour, step into the grandiose world of Elizabeth Castle, and then see the interesting displays at 16 New Street. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along St. Aubins Harbour, thenget to know the resident critters at Jersey Zoo, thenenjoy the sand and surf at St. Helier Beach, and finally stroll around Howard Davis Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read St. Helier trip planner.

You can fly from London to St. Helier in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In August, daytime highs in St. Helier are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in St. Helier

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jersey Zoo, St. Aubins Harbour
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Howard Davis Park ©
Howard Davis Park
Elizabeth Castle ©
Elizabeth Castle
Jersey Zoo ©
Jersey Zoo

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Catholic Church, take in the views from Greig Street Bridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old High Church, Inverness, thencontemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, thensnap pictures at Culloden Viaduct, and finally steep yourself in history at Fort George. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, walk around Whin Park, thenstroll around Ness Islands, thenlook for gifts at Leakey's Second-hand Bookshop, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Wardlaw Mausoleum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Inverness online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from St. Helier to Inverness by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from St. Helier in August, plan for little chillier nights in Inverness, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Fort George
Fort George
River Ness ©
River Ness
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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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 18th (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing, take in the dramatic natural features at Trotternish Ridge, take in the dramatic scenery at Lealt Falls, thenhave some family-friendly fun at A.C.E Target Sports, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Black Cuillin, explore the world behind art at Cath Waters Scottish Landscape Art Gallery, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Loch Coruisk, and finally make a trip to Cill Chriosd.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Isle of Skye travel route planner.

You can drive from Inverness to Isle of Skye in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Isle of Skye, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Loch Coruisk ©
Loch Coruisk
The Old Man of Storr ©
The Old Man of Storr
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing

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 20th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Andrew's Church, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ben Nevis, take in the dramatic scenery at Steall Waterfall, stroll around Lochaber Geopark Visitor Centre, thensee the interesting displays at West Highland Museum, and finally make a trip to Lime Tree An Ealdhain Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Glenfinnan Viaduct, trek along Glenfinnan Viaduct Trail, thendon't miss a visit to Neptune's Staircase, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, and finally explore the historical opulence of Old Inverlochy Castle.

For traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Fort William trip planner.

Drive from Isle of Skye to Fort William in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Oban.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Glenfinnan
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Ben Nevis ©
Ben Nevis
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall
West Highland Museum ©
West Highland Museum

1
night
Oban

Oban ©
Oban is a resort town within the Argyll and Bute council area of Scotland. On the 22nd (Sat), hike along Pulpit Hill, explore the ancient world of Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds, sample the fine beverages at Oban Distillery, thenmake a trip to McCaig's Tower, thenidentify plant and animal life at Parsley the Ambassador Cat, and finally identify plant and animal life at Finn Falconry.

Start your trip to Oban by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Fort William to Oban in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. August in Oban sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Oban

Parks Wildlife Breweries & Distilleries
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Finn Falconry ©
Finn Falconry
McCaig's Tower ©
McCaig's Tower
Oban Distillery ©
Oban Distillery

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, thendon't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and finally hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Inchcolm Abbey and Island, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Scone Palace, thenlearn about winemaking at Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines, and finally trek along The Birks of Aberfeldy.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Oban to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Scone Palace, The Birks of Aberfeldy, Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Scone Palace ©
Scone Palace
Holyrood Park ©
Holyrood Park

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