17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Conwy
— 1 night
2
Weymouth
— 3 nights
3
Edinburgh
— 1 night
4
Stirling
— 2 nights
5
Fort William
— 2 nights
6
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
7
Inverness
— 3 nights

1
night
Conwy

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. On the 24th (Sun), explore the historical opulence of Conwy Castle and then don't miss a visit to Conwy Town Walls. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Beaumaris Castle, thenstep into the grandiose world of Caernarfon Castle, and then take an in-depth tour of National Slate Museum.

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Houston, USA to Conwy is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Houston to Conwy, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Houston in May, things will get colder in Conwy: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Weymouth.

Things to do in Conwy

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Beaumaris Castle, Caernarfon Castle, National Slate Museum
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:
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Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Conwy Town Walls ©
Conwy Town Walls
Beaumaris Castle ©
Beaumaris Castle

3
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. Escape the urban bustle at Abbotsbury Swannery and StudlandBeachandNatureReserve. Get some historical perspective at Corfe Castle and Portland Bill Lighthouse. Change things up with these side-trips from Weymouth: Durlston Country Park (in Swanage) and Lulworth Cove (in West Lulworth). The adventure continues: learn about all things military at The Tank Museum.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Weymouth travel website.

Getting from Conwy to Weymouth by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Weymouth

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Swanage, Portland Bill Lighthouse, The Tank Museum, Lulworth Cove, Corfe Castle
Find places to stay May 25 — 28:
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Lulworth Cove ©
Lulworth Cove
StudlandBeachandNatureReserve ©
StudlandBeachandNatureReserve
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): don't miss a visit to The Great Hall, don't miss a visit to Scottish National War Memorial, look for all kinds of wild species at Love Gorgie Farm, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Canongate Kirk, and finally take an in-depth tour of John Knox House Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (Modern One), step into the grandiose world of Lauriston Castle, thenstep into the grandiose world of Midhope Castle, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Dalmeny Parish Church.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh journey planner.

Getting from Weymouth to Edinburgh by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Stirling.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay May 28 — 30:
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Canongate Kirk ©
Canongate Kirk
Lauriston Castle ©
Lauriston Castle

2
nights
Stirling

Stirling ©
Stirling is a city in central Scotland. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): stroll the grounds of Royal Cemetery, explore the ancient world of Mar's Wark, have some family-friendly fun at Cats Meow Kittea Cafe, thenadmire the natural beauty at The Queen Anne Gardens, thenexplore the world behind art at Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Stirling Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Tinkerbells Emporium, pause for some serene contemplation at Stirling Baptist Church, examine the collection at Engine Shed, appreciate the history behind Robert The Bruce Monument, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Chapel Royal, and finally see the interesting displays at Sterling Heads Gallery.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Stirling trip planner.

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Stirling takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Stirling, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Stirling

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 1:
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Mar's Wark ©
Mar's Wark
Stirling Bridge ©
Stirling Bridge
Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum ©
Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum

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 2nd (Tue): appreciate the history behind Peace Memorial, take an in-depth tour of Lochaber Archive Centre, make a trip to Lime Tree An Ealdhain Gallery, thenappreciate the history behind Bronze Ford Model T, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Andrew's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed): see the interesting displays at Treasures of the Earth, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Inchree Waterfalls, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at MacIntosh Parish Church, and finally take a peaceful walk through Fairy Forest.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Fort William route planning site.

Traveling by car from Stirling to Fort William takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Fort William

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Inchree Waterfalls
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 3:
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Saint Andrew's Church ©
Saint Andrew's Church
Inchree Waterfalls ©
Inchree Waterfalls
Treasures of the Earth ©
Treasures of the Earth

2
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 4th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Columba's Isle, thenget outside with A.C.E Target Sports, thensee the interesting displays at Giant Angus MacAskill Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Dun Beag Broch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Black Cuillin, explore the historical opulence of Duntulm Castle, thenexplore the striking landscape at Trotternish Ridge, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Lealt Falls.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Isle of Skye trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Fort William to Isle of Skye by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature Parks Fun & Games
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Giant Angus MacAskill Museum ©
Giant Angus MacAskill Museum
A.C.E Target Sports ©
A.C.E Target Sports
Black Cuillin ©
Black Cuillin

3
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 6th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Catholic Church, take in the views from Greig Street Bridge, see the interesting displays at ShipSpace, see the interesting displays at The Scottish Kiltmaker Visitor Centre, thenwalk around Ness Islands, and finally take in the views from Culloden Viaduct. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Beauly Priory, identify plant and animal life at Aigas Field Centre, thenexplore the historical opulence of Inverness Castle, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Inverness Kart Raceway.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Inverness day trip planner.

Drive from Isle of Skye to Inverness in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. June in Inverness sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 8th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Beauly
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 8:
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Beauly Priory ©
Beauly Priory
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Inverness Castle ©
Inverness Castle

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