17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Inverness
— 2 nights
2
Penrith
— 2 nights
3
Whitby
— 2 nights
4
Conwy
— 2 nights
5
Weymouth
— 3 nights
6
Newquay
— 4 nights

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Take a break from the city and head to RZSS Highland Wildlife Park and Rothiemurchus. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cawdor Castle and Clava Cairns. The adventure continues: explore the activities along River Ness, step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle, witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Inverness trip itinerary maker.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Inverness is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 4 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from San Juan in August; daily highs in Inverness reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Clava Cairns, Urquhart Castle, Rothiemurchus, Cawdor Castle, Culloden Battlefield
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Cawdor Castle ©
Cawdor Castle
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park ©
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
Rothiemurchus ©
Rothiemurchus

2
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. On the 7th (Fri), hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk, thenexplore the activities along Derwentwater, and then explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Aira Force Waterfall, see the interesting displays at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, thenget a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally look for gifts at The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop.

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You can drive from Inverness to Penrith in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Inverness in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Penrith. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Whitby.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Keswick, Bowness-on-Windermere, The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop
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Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall
Castlerigg Stone Circle ©
Castlerigg Stone Circle

2
nights
Whitby

Whitby ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Whitby Abbey, get to know the fascinating history of 199 Steps, thenmake a trip to Whitby Harbour, and finally kick back and relax at Sandsend Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Peasholm Park, kick back and relax at Filey Beach, and then stroll through Scarborough Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Whitby travel route builder website.

Drive from Penrith to Whitby in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in Whitby sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Conwy.

Things to do in Whitby

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Scarborough, Filey Beach
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199 Steps ©
199 Steps
Sandsend Beach ©
Sandsend Beach
Filey Beach ©
Filey Beach

2
nights
Conwy

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. On the 11th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Beaumaris Castle, thenexplore the historical opulence of Caernarfon Castle, and then take in panoramic vistas at South Stack Lighthouse. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Smallest House in Britain, thenexplore the historical opulence of Conwy Castle, thendon't miss a visit to Conwy Town Walls, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Bodnant Garden.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Conwy trip tool.

You can drive from Whitby to Conwy in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Weymouth.

Things to do in Conwy

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Caernarfon Castle, South Stack Lighthouse, Bodnant Garden, Beaumaris Castle
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Beaumaris Castle ©
Beaumaris Castle
South Stack Lighthouse ©
South Stack Lighthouse
Bodnant Garden ©
Bodnant Garden

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. Take a break from the city and head to StudlandBeachandNatureReserve and The Donkey Sanctuary. Visit Model Village Gardens & Cafe and Corfe Castle for their historical value. Step out of Weymouth to go to Exeter and see Exeter Cathedral, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Monkey World and kick back and relax at Weymouth Beach.

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Drive from Conwy to Weymouth in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Newquay.

Things to do in Weymouth

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Corfe Castle, Exeter Cathedral, StudlandBeachandNatureReserve, Monkey World, The Donkey Sanctuary
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StudlandBeachandNatureReserve ©
StudlandBeachandNatureReserve
Model Village Gardens & Cafe ©
Model Village Gardens & Cafe
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle

4
nights
Newquay

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
Step out of the city life by going to Perranporth Beach and National Lobster Hatchery. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lanhydrock House and Garden and The Lost Gardens of Heligan. Explore Newquay's surroundings by going to Porthminster Beach (in St Ives), Trebah Garden (in Mawnan Smith) and St. Michael's Mount (in Marazion). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Screech Owl Sanctuary and stroll through Fistral Beach Bar.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Newquay trip planner.

You can drive from Weymouth to Newquay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Porthminster Beach, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, National Lobster Hatchery, Screech Owl Sanctuary, St. Michael's Mount
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Porthminster Beach ©
Porthminster Beach
Screech Owl Sanctuary ©
Screech Owl Sanctuary
Perranporth Beach ©
Perranporth Beach

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