28 days in Scotland, England & Wales Itinerary

28 days in Scotland, England & Wales Itinerary

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28 days in Scotland, England & Wales Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Inverness
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Fort William
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Windermere
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Caernarfon
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
Tetbury
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
7
London
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  11​h 45​min
8
Durness
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
9
Cheltenham
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
10
Dover
— 3 nights
+3
train + foot + subway + Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Atlanta

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Take a break from Inverness with a short trip to Cairngorm Mountain in Aviemore, about 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield, contemplate the long history of Fort George, and gain interesting insight with a heritage tour.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Inverness tour itinerary builder site .

Atlanta, USA to Inverness is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Atlanta to Inverness. Traveling from Atlanta in June, expect Inverness to be much colder, temps between 62°F and 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Cairngorm Mountain, Culloden Battlefield
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 7:
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Distillery Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Fort George
Fort George

3
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Glenfinnan Viaduct (in Glenfinnan), Camusdarach Beach (in Arisaig) and Morar Beach (in Morar). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, tour the pleasant surroundings at Glencoe Lochan, explore the activities along Loch Linnhe Picnic Area, and appreciate the views at Glen Coe.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Fort William trip planner .

Drive from Inverness to Fort William in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Glencoe Village, Glenfinnan Viaduct, Camusdarach Beach, Morar Beach, Highland Titles Nature Reserve
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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Fort William to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

2
nights
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): have fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, have some family-friendly fun at Treetop Trek, and then get answers to all your questions at Brockhole on Windermere. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Lake Windermere, view the masterpieces at Cookhouse Gallery, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Orrest Head, and finally get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Windermere trip maker app .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Windermere in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Windermere

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Lake Windermere ©
Lake Windermere

2
nights
Caernarfon

Caernarfon ©
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Caernarfon Castle, then have fun at Beacon Climbing Centre, then stroll through Great Orme, and finally pause for some photo ops at Sir Hugh Owen Statue. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Gelert's Grave, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Snowdon, and then snap pictures at Aber Swing Bridge.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Caernarfon tour itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Windermere to Caernarfon in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June in Caernarfon, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Tetbury.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Great Orme, Snowdon
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 17:
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Beacon Climbing Centre ©
Beacon Climbing Centre
Snowdon ©
Snowdon
Great Orme ©
Great Orme

1
night
Tetbury

Tetbury ©
Tetbury is a small town and civil parish within the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): admire the striking features of Chavenage House, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Gardens at Highgrove, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Parish Church of St John Baptist.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Tetbury road trip website .

You can drive from Caernarfon to Tetbury in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to London.

Things to do in Tetbury

Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Parish Church of St John Baptist
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
The Royal Gardens at Highgrove ©
The Royal Gardens at Highgrove
Parish Church of St John Baptist ©
Parish Church of St John Baptist

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace, steep yourself in history at Tower of London, and make a trip to Big Ben.

For where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the London visit planner.

Traveling by car from Tetbury to London takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in London can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Durness.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

2
nights
Durness

Durness
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Durness: Achmelvich Beach (in Lochinver), Inchnadamph Old Parish Church Museum, Kirkton, Assynt (in Assynt) and Kinlochbervie (Sandwood Bay Beach & Oldshoremore Beach). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Durness Beach, view the masterpieces at Lotte Glob, don't miss a visit to Cairn House Gallery, and enjoy the sand and surf at Balnakeil Beach.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Durness road trip site .

Explore your travel options from London to Durness with the Route module. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from London in June, with highs in Durness at 60°F and lows at 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kinlochbervie, Achmelvich Beach, Inchnadamph Old Parish Church Museum, Kirkton, Assynt
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 24:
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Sandwood Bay Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach
Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach

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nights
Cheltenham

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cheltenham: Hidcote Manor Garden (in Chipping Campden), Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens (in Burford) and Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cheltenham Minster, indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company, and don't miss a visit to The Model Village.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Cheltenham online tour planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Durness to Cheltenham. Traveling from Durness in June, expect Cheltenham to be somewhat warmer, temps between 68°F and 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Dover.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Cotswold Archery, Cotswolds Distillery, Shakespeare's Birthplace
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 27:
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Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery

3
nights
Dover

Dover ©
Dover is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent, in South East England. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Dover Castle, then explore the striking landscape at The White Cliffs of Dover, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Dover Museum, then wander the streets of Old Town Hastings, and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Big Cat Sanctuary.

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

You can drive from Cheltenham to Dover in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dover

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Old Town Hastings, The Big Cat Sanctuary, Eurotunnel Le Shuttle
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 30:
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The Big Cat Sanctuary ©
The Big Cat Sanctuary
Dover Castle ©
Dover Castle
The White Cliffs of Dover ©
The White Cliffs of Dover

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