10 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

10 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom trip itinerary maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Glasgow
Drive:  6​h 15​min
1
Bristol
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Cardiff
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Cwmbran
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Nottingham
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Windermere
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Hexham
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Glasgow

2
nights
Bristol

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Brunel's SS Great Britain, snap pictures at Clifton Suspension Bridge, then contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey. Here are some ideas for day two: test your problem-solving skills at Locked In A Room, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Bristol Zoo Gardens, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bristol Cathedral.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bristol trip itinerary website .

Glasgow to Bristol is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Cardiff.

Things to do in Bristol

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums

Side Trip

Bath
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain
Bristol Zoo Gardens ©
Bristol Zoo Gardens

2
nights
Cardiff

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): examine the collection at St Fagans National Museum of History, take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales, then head outdoors with Bay Island Voyages, and finally step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: get your game on at Welsh Games, walk around Bute Park, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally have some family-friendly fun at ImmotionVR.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Cardiff itinerary planning app .

Traveling by train from Bristol to Cardiff takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. August in Cardiff sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Cwmbran.

Things to do in Cardiff

Fun & Games Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
Bay Island Voyages ©
Bay Island Voyages
ImmotionVR ©
ImmotionVR
St Fagans National Museum of History ©

few
hours
Cwmbran

Cwmbran
Cwmbran is a new town in Wales. Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Cwmbran trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Cwmbran is just a short distance from Cardiff. You'll set off for Shipston on Stour on the 8th (Thu).

Things to do in Cwmbran

Fun & Games Nightlife Parks

1
night
Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Warwick Castle, then contemplate the long history of Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Stratford-upon-Avon journey maker tool .

You can drive from Cwmbran to Stratford-upon-Avon in 2 hours. In August in Stratford-upon-Avon, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Nottingham.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Warwick Castle
Highlights from your plan
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens ©
Holy Trinity Church ©
Holy Trinity Church

2
nights
Nottingham

Nottingham ©
With its historic connection to the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is a vibrant blend of medieval and modern.
On the 10th (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery, get engrossed in the history at National Justice Museum, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Nottingham driving holiday website .

Drive from Shipston on Stour to Nottingham in 2 hours. August in Nottingham sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Edwinstowe.

Things to do in Nottingham

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
National Justice Museum ©
National Justice Museum

1
night
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. On the 11th (Sun), get a taste of the local shopping with Cookhouse Gallery, take a memorable tour with Tours, then get your game on at Treetop Trek, and finally explore the activities along Lake Windermere.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Windermere tour builder .

Getting from Nottingham to Windermere by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hexham.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Nature Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Lake Windermere ©
Lake Windermere
Cookhouse Gallery ©
Cookhouse Gallery

1
night
Hexham

Hexham ©
Hexham is a market town and civil parish in Northumberland, England, south of the River Tyne, and was the administrative centre for the Tynedale district from 1974 to 2009. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Oswald's Church, identify plant and animal life at Falconry Days, then steep yourself in history at Chesters Roman Fort, and finally get engrossed in the history at Vindolanda. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Hexham Abbey, view the masterpieces at Robinson-Gay Art Gallery, steep yourself in history at Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall, then take an in-depth tour of Roman Army Museum, then take in the pleasant sights at Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall, and finally get to know the resident critters at Alpaca Encounters.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hexham trip itinerary builder site .

Getting from Windermere to Hexham by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Hexham

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Falconry Days ©
Falconry Days
Vindolanda ©
Vindolanda
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall ©

Similar Plans

12 days in Switzerland & Lake District BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, teens, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Lake District BY A USER FROM ITALY July, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Lake District BY A USER FROM ITALY July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 35 days in Africa & Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Lake District BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, romantic, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Nottingham & Tenerife BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 33 days in Cotswolds BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans