14 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

14 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom vacation maker

Make it your trip
Fly
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London
— 1 night
Train
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Bath
— 2 nights
Drive
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Holmes Chapel
— 1 night
Drive
4
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Glencoe
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Gairloch
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Isle of Skye
— 1 day
Bus to Inverness, Fly to Johannesburg

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London

— 1 night

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St James' Church Cooling, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rochester Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Church, then contemplate the long history of Sackville College, and finally steep yourself in history at Standen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Chartwell, pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Chiddingstone Church, then explore the ancient world of Lesnes Abbey, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St John the Baptist Church.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the London holiday maker app.

Johannesburg, South Africa to London is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Johannesburg to London. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Johannesburg in February; daily highs in London reach 9°C and lows reach 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Bath

— 2 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Old Wardour Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Longleat House, then contemplate the long history of St Cyriac's Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Cherhill White Horse. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Blaise Hamlet, contemplate the long history of Mathern Mill, then explore the historical opulence of Caldicot Castle, then contemplate the long history of John Wesley's Chapel & New Room Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Stanton Drew Stone Circles & Cove.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bath attractions planner.

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Holmes Chapel.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Holmes Chapel

— 1 night
Holmes Chapel is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority area of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. On the 27th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Gauntlet Birds of Prey, identify plant and animal life at Stockley Farm Birds of Prey Centre, then see the interesting displays at Lion Salt Works, and finally join the crowd at Oulton Park Circuit.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Holmes Chapel road trip planning website.

Drive from Bath to Holmes Chapel in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in February, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Holmes Chapel

Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Edinburgh

— 2 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Callendar House, step into the grandiose world of Dunfermline Abbey and Palace, then sample the fine beverages at Glenkinchie Distillery, and finally explore the historical opulence of Rosslyn Castle. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: play a few rounds at Muirfield - Home of the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers, then admire the striking features of Dirleton Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Andrew Blackadder Church, and finally explore the historical opulence of Hailes Castle.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh trip itinerary maker site.

Drive from Holmes Chapel to Edinburgh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In February, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Glencoe.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Golf · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Glencoe

— 2 nights
Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): take a peaceful walk through Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve, then explore the activities along Loch Shiel, then take in the dramatic natural features at Buachaille Etive Mor, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Three Sisters. Keep things going the next day: trek along Devil's Staircase, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Glenorchy Parish Church, and then take in the awesome beauty at Beinn Dorain.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Glencoe travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Glencoe in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Gairloch.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Gairloch

— 2 nights
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 4th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail, then trek along Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve, then make a trip to Solas Gallery, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Mellon Udrigle Beach. On your second day here, explore the activities along Gruinard Bay Caravan Park, then stroll through Ullapool Hill, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Glen Torridon.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Gairloch day trip site.

You can drive from Glencoe to Gairloch in 3.5 hours. March in Gairloch sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Gairloch

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Isle of Skye

— 1 day
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
On the 6th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Trumpan Church, go for a walk through Dunvegan Two Churches Walk, contemplate the long history of Dun Beag Broch, then have some family-friendly fun at A.C.E Target Sports, then look for gifts at Skye Batiks, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Columba's Isle.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Isle of Skye vacation maker website.

Traveling by car from Gairloch to Isle of Skye takes 2.5 hours. In March in Isle of Skye, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.