36 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

36 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: London
Fly:  3 h 15 min
1
Edinburgh
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Fort William
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Aviemore
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Wick
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Durness
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Drumnadrochit
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Bath
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Moreton-in-Marsh
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
London
— 5 nights
End: London

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: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, enjoy breathtaking views from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and steep yourself in history at Palace of Holyroodhouse.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip maker site.

London to Edinburgh is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from London in September, expect nights in Edinburgh to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are little chillier, around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 5:
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Walking tours

4
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. Get out of town with these interesting Fort William side-trips: Glenfinnan Viaduct (in Glenfinnan), Arisaig (Land Sea and Islands Centre & Camusdarach Beach) and Morar Beach (in Morar). There's still lots to do: appreciate the views at Glen Coe, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Andrew's Church, explore the striking landscape at Glen Roy National Nature Reserve, and experience rural life at Tulloch Farm.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Fort William travel planner.

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Fort William takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Aviemore.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Glencoe, Glenfinnan, Arisaig, Roybridge, The Commando Museum
Find places to stay Sep 5 — 9:
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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve

4
nights
Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Change things up with a short trip to Highland Folk Museum in Newtonmore (about 30 minutes away). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Loch Morlich Watersports, get interesting insight from Tours, admire the natural beauty at Boat of Garten Community Garden, and contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Gynack.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Aviemore trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Fort William to Aviemore in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. September in Aviemore sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Wick.

Things to do in Aviemore

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Kingussie, Highland Folk Museum
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Loch Morlich Watersports ©
Loch Morlich Watersports
River Rafting & Tubing
Loch Gynack ©
Loch Gynack

4
nights
Wick

Wick ©
Stretching along both sides of the bay and divided by the eponymous river, Wick remains a good base for exploring the rugged northern coast of the Scottish mainland.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Wick: Thurso (Dunnet Head & Queen Elizabeth Castle of Mey Trust), Brora (Clynelish Distillery, Brora Golf Club, &more) and Duncansby Head (in John O'Groats). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Wick Heritage Museum, step aboard Caithness Seacoast Ltd, explore the historical opulence of Old Wick Castle, and relax in the rural setting at Puffin Croft Petting Farm & Farm Shop.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Wick holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Aviemore to Wick takes 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Wick can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Durness.

Things to do in Wick

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Brora, Thurso, John O'Groats, Whaligoe Steps, Dunnet Bay Distillery
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Wick Heritage Museum ©
Wick Heritage Museum
Brora Beach ©
Brora Beach
Duncansby Head ©
Duncansby Head

4
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Venture out of the city with trips to Lochinver (Achmelvich Beach & Clachtoll Broch), Sandwood Bay Beach (in Kinlochbervie) and Clachtoll Beach Campsite (in Clachtoll). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Durness Beach, don't miss a visit to Kylesku Bridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sango Bay, and take in the dramatic natural features at Cape Wrath.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Durness online tour planner.

You can drive from Wick to Durness in 2.5 hours. September in Durness sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Drumnadrochit.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Lochinver, Handa Island Wildlife Reserve, Sandwood Bay Beach, Clachtoll Beach Campsite, Kylesku Bridge
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach ©
Sandwood Bay Beach
Sango Bay ©
Sango Bay

4
nights
Drumnadrochit

Drumnadrochit ©
Drumnadrochit is a village in the Highland local government council area of Scotland, lying on the west shore of Loch Ness, at the foot of Glen Urquhart.HistoryThe settlement grew up around a bridge over the River Enrick and the name Drumnadrochit derives from the Scottish Gaelic 'druim na drochaid' meaning the 'Ridge of the Bridge'. Venture out of the city with trips to Plodda Falls (in Tomich) and General Wade’s Military Roads (in Fort Augustus). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Aigas Field Centre, take in the dramatic scenery at Invermoriston Falls, delve into the distant past at Corrimony Chambered Cairn, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Drumnadrochit online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Durness to Drumnadrochit takes 3 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bath.

Things to do in Drumnadrochit

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Fort Augustus, Cannich, Aigas Field Centre, Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, Plodda Falls
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Invermoriston Falls ©
Invermoriston Falls
Glen Affric National Nature Reserve ©
Glen Affric National Nature Reserve

3
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bath: Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury), The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes) and Chavenage House (in Tetbury). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, delve into the distant past at Stonehenge, examine the collection at Corinium Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bath route planner.

Fly from Drumnadrochit to Bath in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Moreton-in-Marsh.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Cirencester, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Mariners Church, Walks With Hawks, Stonehenge
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Corinium Museum ©
Corinium Museum

3
nights
Moreton-in-Marsh

Moreton-in-Marsh ©
Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. Moreton-in-Marsh is known for parks, zoos & aquariums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get your game on at Cotswold Archery, see the interesting displays at Gordon Russell Design Museum, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, and meet the residents at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Moreton-in-Marsh trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Moreton-in-Marsh takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daytime highs in Moreton-in-Marsh are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to London.

Things to do in Moreton-in-Marsh

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water, Snowshill Manor, Gordon Russell Design Museum, Cotswolds Distillery, St Peter's Church
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 1:
Highlights from your plan
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens

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, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, and make a trip to Tower of London.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip planner.

Getting from Moreton-in-Marsh to London by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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