7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Edinburgh, Scotland
1
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Strathpeffer, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
London
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Edinburgh, Scotland

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night
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): make a trip to The Royal Mile, step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, and then contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, then learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and then explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip itinerary site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Edinburgh. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Strathpeffer.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

2
nights
Strathpeffer, Scotland

Strathpeffer ©
Strathpeffer is a village and spa town in Ross and Cromarty, Highland, Scotland, with a population of 1,469.GeographyIt lies in a glen five miles west of Dingwall, with varying elevation from 200 to 400 feet above sea level. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Black Water Falls, look for all kinds of wild species at Aigas Field Centre, then relax in the rural setting at Robertsons, and finally head outdoors with Blackmuir Woods. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Glen Strathfarrar, and then trek along Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Strathpeffer trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Strathpeffer takes 3.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Strathpeffer are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Strathpeffer

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Beauly, Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, Black Water Falls, Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail
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Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail ©
Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail
Glen Strathfarrar ©
Glen Strathfarrar

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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, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, steep yourself in history at Tower of London, and explore the world behind art at The British Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip planning tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Strathpeffer to London. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Strathpeffer in October: high temperatures in London hover around 19°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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