24 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

24 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
1
London
— 11 nights
Train:  2 h
2
York
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Tour:  8 h 30 min
4
Isle of Skye
— 3 nights
Tour:  8 h 30 min
5
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
End: Edinburgh

11
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.
Emirates Stadium Tour and Museum and Highgate Cemetery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get in touch with nature at WWT London Wetland Centre and Thames River. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Somerset House, wander the streets of South Bank, admire the striking features of Old Royal Naval College, and take an in-depth tour of Museum of London Docklands.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the London online travel route planner.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. In February, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Wed) before leaving for York.

Things to do in London

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Temple Church ©
Temple Church
Westminster Cathedral ©
Westminster Cathedral
Old Royal Naval College ©
Old Royal Naval College

4
nights
York

York
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Treasurer's House and Holy Trinity Church will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Yorkshire Air Museum and Fairfax House. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at York Cold War Bunker, admire the landmark architecture of St. Mary's Abbey, indulge your thirst for a good beer at York Brewery, and look for all kinds of wild species at Askham Bog Nature Reserve.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read York online tour itinerary planner.

Take a train from London to York in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In February, daytime highs in York are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

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Merchant Adventurers' Hall
Merchant Adventurers' Hall
Treasurer's House ©
Treasurer's House
York Cold War Bunker ©
York Cold War Bunker

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Dean Village and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St Columbas Free Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Gilmerton Cove, then stroll through Midlothian Snowsports Centre, and then stroll around Holyrood Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh route maker.

You can take a train from York to Edinburgh in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In February, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Winter Sports
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Dean Village ©
Dean Village
Holyrood Abbey ©
Holyrood Abbey
Greyfriars Kirk ©
Greyfriars Kirk

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Dunscaith Castle and St. Columba's Isle. Visiting Loch Portree and Lealt Falls will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Trumpan Church, look for gifts at Skye Weavers, examine the collection at Colbost Folk Museum, and step into the grandiose world of Castle Maol.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Isle of Skye online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Isle of Skye in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

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Dunscaith Castle ©
Dunscaith Castle
Trumpan Church ©
Trumpan Church
Dun Beag Broch ©
Dun Beag Broch

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): stroll around Holyrood Park, fly down the slopes at Midlothian Snowsports Centre, and then steep yourself in history at Gilmerton Cove.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Edinburgh trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Isle of Skye to Edinburgh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Gilmerton Cove ©
Gilmerton Cove
Dean Village ©
Dean Village
Holyrood Park ©
Holyrood Park

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