17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
2
Alnwick
— 2 nights
3
St. Helier, Jersey
— 3 nights
4
London
— 3 nights
5
Bath
— 4 nights

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh Castle and St Giles' Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit National Wallace Monument and Palace of Holyroodhouse for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Edinburgh: Doune Castle (in Doune), Rosslyn Chapel (in Roslin) and Deanston Distillery & Visitor Centre (in Stirling). There's lots more to do: view the masterpieces at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, and sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip itinerary planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Edinburgh is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from San Juan to Edinburgh due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Juan in August, things will get much colder in Edinburgh: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Alnwick.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Bamburgh Castle, thenexplore the historical opulence of The Alnwick Garden, and then explore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Cragside House and Gardens, thenexplore the ancient world of Lindisfarne Priory, and then step into the grandiose world of Warkworth Castle & Hermitage.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Alnwick itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Alnwick in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daily temperatures in Alnwick can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to St. Helier.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

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

3
nights
St. Helier, Jersey

St. Helier ©
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Elizabeth Castle and Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere). Get a sense of the local culture at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital and Mont Orgueil Castle.

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

Traveling by flight from Alnwick to St. Helier takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in St. Helier

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

St. Brelade, Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital, Jersey Zoo, Mont Orgueil Castle
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Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere) ©
Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere)
Mont Orgueil Castle ©
Mont Orgueil Castle
Elizabeth Castle ©
Elizabeth Castle

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St. Paul's Cathedral and North Laine. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around London: Brighton (Gustamps & The Lanes). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Tower of London, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and get engrossed in the history at The British Museum.

Make your London itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from St. Helier to London takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In August, daytime highs in London are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Brighton and Hove
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
The Lanes ©
The Lanes
North Laine ©
North Laine

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Do your shopping at Whichford Pottery and Tara Antiques Centre. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Stonehenge and Bath Abbey. Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Wells Cathedral (in Wells), Corfe Castle (in Corfe Castle) and Weymouth Beach (in Weymouth). There's still lots to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Snowshill Manor, get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, and admire the striking features of Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bath trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from London to Bath by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Shipston on Stour, Wells Cathedral, Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Corfe Castle
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Weymouth Beach ©
Weymouth Beach
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle

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