32 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

32 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
York
— 2 nights
2
Cockermouth
— 4 nights
3
Fort William
— 3 nights
4
Inverness
— 4 nights
5
Durness
— 3 nights
6
Edinburgh
— 4 nights
7
Bath
— 3 nights
8
Bourton-on-the-Water
— 3 nights
9
London
— 5 nights

2
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.
Step out of York with an excursion to Reptile Rendezvous & Furry Friends in Doncaster--about 1h 5 min away. Pack the 31st (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at York Maze. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and examine the collection at York's Chocolate Story.

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London to York is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in York can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in York

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Reptile Rendezvous & Furry Friends
Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 1:
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York Maze ©
York Maze
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

4
nights
Cockermouth

Cockermouth ©
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Explore Cockermouth's surroundings by going to Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale), Aira Force Waterfall (in Penrith) and Hallin Fell (in Pooley Bridge). There's still lots to do: trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, examine the collection at The Puzzling Place, explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Helvellyn.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Cockermouth online trip builder.

Drive from York to Cockermouth in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Fort William.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, Penrith, Lake District, Alpacaly Ever After
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Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater

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. Change things up with these side-trips from Fort William: Glenfinnan Viaduct (in Glenfinnan), Tulloch Ringing Centre (in Roybridge) and Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror). There's still lots to do: admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe, take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Linnhe Picnic Area, and take in the dramatic scenery at Steall Waterfall.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Fort William trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Cockermouth to Fort William by car takes about 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Glencoe, Eilean Donan Castle, Glenfinnan Viaduct, Camusdarach Beach, Tulloch Ringing Centre
Find places to stay Sep 5 — 8:
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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle

4
nights
Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Venture out of the city with trips to Aigas Field Centre (in Beauly) and Landmark Forest Adventure Park (in Carrbridge). There's lots more to do: learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, don't miss a visit to Culloden Battlefield, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and stop by Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Inverness trip maker site.

You can drive from Fort William to Inverness in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Inverness are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Durness.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Tours Theme Parks

Side Trips

Loch Ness, Culloden Battlefield, Aigas Field Centre, Cawdor Castle, Landmark Forest Adventure Park
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 12:
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Distillery Tours
Landmark Forest Adventure Park ©
Landmark Forest Adventure Park
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre

3
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: Scourie Bay (in Scourie), Achmelvich Beach (in Lochinver) and Clachtoll Beach Campsite (in Clachtoll). The adventure continues: stroll through Durness Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Sandwood Bay Beach, and don't miss a visit to Cairn House Gallery.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Durness trip site.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Durness takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Durness

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kinlochbervie, Scourie Bay, Achmelvich Beach, Clachtoll Beach Campsite
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 15:
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Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Sango Bay ©
Sango Bay
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach

4
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, make a trip to The Royal Mile, and examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip planner.

Getting from Durness to Edinburgh by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Bath.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 19:
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Walking tours

3
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Venture out of the city with trips to Stonehenge (in Amesbury), Glastonbury (St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses & Wyrdraven) and Cotswold Farm Park (in Guiting Power). The adventure continues: explore the galleries of The Roman Baths, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, and admire the natural beauty at The Royal Gardens at Highgrove.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bath day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Bath takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Bourton-on-the-Water.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Glastonbury, Castle Combe Village, Stonehenge, The Royal Gardens at Highgrove, Cotswold Farm Park
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 22:
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
The Royal Gardens at Highgrove ©
The Royal Gardens at Highgrove

3
nights
Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton-on-the-Water ©
Bourton-on-the-Water is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England that lies on a wide flat vale within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Explore Bourton-on-the-Water's surroundings by going to The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes), Hidcote Manor Garden (in Chipping Campden) and Corinium Museum (in Cirencester). There's much more to do: get to know the resident critters at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, examine the collection at Cotswold Motoring Museum, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cotswold Falconry Centre, and don't miss a visit to The Model Village.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bourton-on-the-Water trip builder.

Getting from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bourton-on-the-Water can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to London.

Things to do in Bourton-on-the-Water

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trips

Cirencester, Cotswolds Distillery, Cotswold Falconry Centre, Hidcote Manor Garden, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Cotswold Falconry Centre ©
Cotswold Falconry Centre

5
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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the London attractions site.

You can drive from Bourton-on-the-Water to London in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 30:
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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