17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 2 nights
2
Weymouth
— 2 nights
3
St. Brelade, Jersey
— 3 nights
4
Inverness
— 2 nights
5
Alnwick
— 2 nights
6
Edinburgh
— 4 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.
Get some cultural insight at Buckingham Palace and St. Paul's Cathedral. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Tower of London, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the London attractions app.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to London is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from San Juan to London, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Juan in August: highs in London hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Weymouth.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

2
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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. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Lulworth Cove, step into the grandiose world of Corfe Castle, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Weymouth Beach. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Durlston Country Park and then identify plant and animal life at Monkey World.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Weymouth road trip planning website.

You can drive from London to Weymouth in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to St. Brelade.

Things to do in Weymouth

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Corfe Castle, Durlston Country Park, Lulworth Cove, Monkey World
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Lulworth Cove ©
Lulworth Cove
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Weymouth Beach ©
Weymouth Beach

3
nights
St. Brelade, Jersey

St. Brelade ©
If you're looking for places to see in St.
Visit Elizabeth Castle and Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere) for their historical value. Discover out-of-the-way places like Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital and Jersey Zoo. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Mont Orgueil Castle, kick back and relax at St. Brelade's Bay Beach, take an in-depth tour of Jersey Museum & Art Gallery, and don't miss a visit to Liberation Square.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our St. Brelade driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by flight from Weymouth to St. Brelade takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and car. August in St. Brelade sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in St. Brelade

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

St. Helier, Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital, Mont Orgueil Castle, Jersey Zoo
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Mont Orgueil Castle ©
Mont Orgueil Castle
St. Brelade's Bay Beach ©
St. Brelade's Bay Beach

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 12th (Wed), take in nature's colorful creations at Cawdor Castle, take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, thenstroll the grounds of Wardlaw Mausoleum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, thenwalk around RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, and then explore the activities along Loch an Eilein.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Inverness journey builder website.

Getting from St. Brelade to Inverness by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from St. Brelade in August since evenings lows in Inverness dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Alnwick.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Aviemore, RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, Cawdor Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield
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Cawdor Castle ©
Cawdor Castle
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle

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Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Bamburgh Castle, step into the grandiose world of The Alnwick Garden, and then explore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Cragside House and Gardens, explore the ancient world of Lindisfarne Priory, and then explore the historical opulence of Warkworth Castle & Hermitage.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Alnwick trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Alnwick takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Alnwick can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cragside House and Gardens, Warkworth Castle & Hermitage, Lindisfarne Priory, Bamburgh Castle
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Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens

4
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at National Wallace Monument and Rosslyn Chapel. Get some cultural insight at Edinburgh Castle and Royal Yacht Britannia. When in Edinburgh, make a side trip to see Doune Castle in Doune, approximately Doune away. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip builder tool.

Take a train from Alnwick to Edinburgh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Stirling, Rosslyn Chapel
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Doune Castle ©
Doune Castle

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