60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Edinburgh
— 6 nights
2
Fort William
— 5 nights
3
Inverness
— 6 nights
4
Ullapool
— 5 nights
5
Durness
— 5 nights
6
Cockermouth
— 6 nights
7
Gloucester
— 6 nights
8
Bath
— 5 nights
9
London
— 11 nights

6
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Glasgow (Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum & The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and make a trip to The Royal Mile.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh day trip website.

Melbourne, Australia to Edinburgh is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -10 hour difference. Traveling from Melbourne in January, expect Edinburgh to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Tours

Side Trip

Glasgow
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

5
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: Samalaman Beach (in Glenuig), Arisaig (Arisaig Archery & Land Sea and Islands Centre) and Mallaig Heritage Centre (in Mallaig). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, appreciate the views at Glen Coe, admire the sheer force of Falls of Glomach, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nevis Range Mountain Resort.

For reviews and tourist information, read Fort William trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Fort William in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Fort Augustus, Mallaig, Glencoe, Kyle of Lochalsh, North Ballachulish
Find places to stay Jan 12 — 17:
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Ballachulish Slate Quarry ©
Ballachulish Slate Quarry

6
nights
Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Inverness: Bowhunter Archery (in Nairn) and Cairngorm Mountain (in Aviemore). And it doesn't end there: get your game on at Wildwoodz, explore the activities along Loch Ness, bet on your favorite at Inverness Kart Raceway, and gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Inverness road trip app.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Inverness takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive to Ullapool.

Things to do in Inverness

Fun & Games Nature Parks

Side Trips

Bowhunter Archery, Farigaig Forest, Wildwoodz, Cairngorm Mountain, Loch Ness
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 23:
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Distillery Tours
Cairngorm Mountain ©
Cairngorm Mountain
Loch Ness ©
Loch Ness

5
nights
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Explore Ullapool's surroundings by going to Clachtoll Beach Campsite (in Clachtoll), Inchnadamph Old Parish Church Museum, Kirkton, Assynt (in Assynt) and Lochinver (Achmelvich Beach, Clachtoll Broch, &more). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Inverpolly Nature Reserve, contemplate the waterfront views at Gruinard Bay Caravan Park, look for gifts at Treasure Chest, and take in the awesome beauty at Fuar Tholl.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Ullapool travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Inverness to Ullapool in 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Ullapool are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Durness.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Gairloch, Strathcarron, Lochinver, Aultbea, Clachtoll Beach Campsite
Find places to stay Jan 23 — 28:
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Stac Pollaidh Mountain ©
Stac Pollaidh Mountain
Inverpolly Nature Reserve ©
Inverpolly Nature Reserve
Gruinard Bay Caravan Park ©
Gruinard Bay Caravan Park

5
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 Castle Varrich (in Tongue), Bettyhill (Strathnaver Museum, Farr Stone, &more) and Dun Dornaigil Broch (in Altnaharra). There's much more to do: stroll through Durness Beach, get a new perspective on nature at Durness Deep Time, browse the exhibits of Lotte Glob, and kick back and relax at Balnakeil Beach.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Durness route maker tool.

Drive from Ullapool to Durness in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bettyhill, Kinlochbervie, Castle Varrich, Scourie Bay, Kylesku Bridge
Find places to stay Jan 28 — Feb 2:
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Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Durness Deep Time ©
Durness Deep Time
Smoo Cave ©
Smoo Cave

6
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), Stanley Ghyll Force Waterfall (in Eskdale) and St Catherine's Chruch (in Boot). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Derwentwater, examine the collection at J.B.Banks and Son Ltd, sample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company, and trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cockermouth trip planner.

Traveling by car from Durness to Cockermouth takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Durness in February, plan for a bit warmer nights in Cockermouth, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Gloucester.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Keswick, Penrith, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Eskdale, Lake District
Find places to stay Feb 2 — 9:
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Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
The Lakes Distillery ©
The Lakes Distillery

6
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Gloucester is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get your game on at SimAir737, sample the tasty concoctions at Gloucester Brewery, take an in-depth tour of Gloucester Life Museum, and explore the world behind art at Nature in Art.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Gloucester sightseeing planning website.

You can drive from Cockermouth to Gloucester in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In February, daytime highs in Gloucester are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

SimAir737
Find places to stay Feb 9 — 15:
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Gloucester Cathedral ©
Gloucester Cathedral
SimAir737 ©
SimAir737
Jet Age Museum ©
Jet Age Museum

5
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bath: Woodgreen Community Shop (in Woodgreen), Salisbury (The Salisbury Museum, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, &more) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, have fun at Lady’s Wood Shooting School, pause for some serene contemplation at Malmesbury Abbey, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bath day trip site.

Traveling by car from Gloucester to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Salisbury, Malmesbury, Castle Combe, Bristol, Chipping Sodbury
Find places to stay Feb 15 — 20:
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Ham Wall Nature Reserve ©
Ham Wall Nature Reserve
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Cambridgeshire Wine School in Cambridge (about 1h 30 min away). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take an in-depth tour of The British Museum, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our London online trip maker.

Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in London can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Cambridgeshire Wine School
Find places to stay Feb 20 — Mar 3:
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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