8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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1
Isle of Iona
— 1 night
2
Leverburgh, Isle of Harris
— 1 day
3
Gairloch
— 2 nights
4
St. Helier, Jersey
— 1 night

1
night
Isle of Iona

Isle of Iona ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): hike along Dun 1 Hike, take in the exciting artwork at Iona Gallery & Pottery, thenhead off the coast to Port Ban Beach, and finally explore the ancient world of Iona Nunnery. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Aosdana, tour the pleasant surroundings at Traigh an t-Suidhe, enjoy the sand and surf at Traigh Bhan Nam Monach (White Strand of the Monks), thensteep yourself in history at Marble Quarry, and finally stroll the grounds of St. Oran's Cemetery.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Isle of Iona trip itinerary planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Isle of Iona is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Vancouver to Isle of Iona due to the time zone difference. In February in Isle of Iona, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Leverburgh.

Things to do in Isle of Iona

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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St. Oran's Cemetery
St. Oran's Cemetery
Iona Nunnery ©
Iona Nunnery

1
day
Leverburgh, Isle of Harris

Leverburgh
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): stop by The Harris Tweed Company Grosebay, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Scarista Beach, and then head outdoors with Northton Temple.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Leverburgh trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Isle of Iona to Leverburgh. In February, daily temperatures in Leverburgh can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Gairloch.

Things to do in Leverburgh

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Isle of Harris, The Harris Tweed Company Grosebay
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Scarista Beach
Scarista Beach
The Harris Tweed Company Grosebay ©
The Harris Tweed Company Grosebay

2
nights
Gairloch

Gairloch ©
Gairloch is a village, civil parish and community on the shores of Loch Gairloch in Wester Ross, in the North-West Highlands of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): trek along Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve, look for all kinds of wild species at Shieldaig Falconry, and then stroll through Red Point Beach. On the 18th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at RhueArt, stop by Made in Ullapool, thentrek along Lael Forest Walks, and finally identify plant and animal life at Inverpolly Nature Reserve.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Gairloch trip planner.

Traveling by journey from Leverburgh to Gairloch takes 5.5 hours. February in Gairloch sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to St. Helier.

Things to do in Gairloch

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Ullapool, Red Point Beach, Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve
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Red Point Beach ©
Red Point Beach
Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve ©
Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve
Inverpolly Nature Reserve ©
Inverpolly Nature Reserve

1
night
St. Helier, Jersey

St. Helier ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Ouaisne Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Brelade's Bay Beach, and then enjoy the sea views from Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere). Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Mont Orgueil Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grouville Parish Church, thenstop by Jane James Handmade Ceramics, and finally see the interesting displays at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the St. Helier trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Gairloch to St. Helier. In February in St. Helier, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Helier

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

St. Brelade, Mont Orgueil Castle, Ouaisne Bay, Grouville Parish Church, Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital
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St. Brelade's Bay Beach ©
St. Brelade's Bay Beach
Grouville Parish Church ©
Grouville Parish Church
Ouaisne Bay ©
Ouaisne Bay

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