15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
Fly + bus:  18​h 45​min
1
Fort William
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h
3
Stromness, Mainland
— 1 night
+2
Fly + tram + train:  6​h 30​min
4
Alnwick
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
St. Helier, Jersey
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
6
London
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Phoenix

2
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. Visiting Nevis Range Mountain Resort and Camusdarach Beach will get you outdoors. Do some cultural sightseeing at Glenfinnan Viaduct and Eilean Donan Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fort William: All The Goodness (in Ardelve) and Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) (in Gorteneorn). There's more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Fort William trip planning app .

Phoenix, USA to Fort William is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Phoenix to Fort William due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands), Camusdarach Beach, Eilean Donan Castle, All The Goodness Coffee & Bakeshop, Glenfinnan Viaduct
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Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct
Nevis Range Mountain Resort ©
Nevis Range Mountain Resort
Ben Nevis ©
Ben Nevis

2
nights
Isle of Skye

Isle of Skye ©
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 28th (Tue), look for gifts at Skye Batiks, view the masterpieces at Uig Pottery, get a taste of the local shopping with Trotternish Art Gallery, then explore the striking landscape at Quiraing (Hill Walk), and finally admire the sheer force of RHA Waterfall. Keep things going the next day: stroll the grounds of St. Columba's Isle, then take in the exciting artwork at Skyeworks Gallery, then explore the activities along Portree Harbour, and finally explore the striking landscape at The Old Man of Storr.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Isle of Skye travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Fort William to Isle of Skye in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Isle of Skye can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Stromness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks Nature Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
The Old Man of Storr ©
The Old Man of Storr
Portree Harbour ©
Portree Harbour

1
night
Stromness, Mainland

Stromness ©
Stromness is the second-most populated town in Orkney, Scotland. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Brough Of Birsay, steep yourself in history at Barony Mill, then explore the ancient world of Skara Brae, then explore the ancient world of Ring of Brodgar, and finally contemplate the long history of Standing Stones of Stenness. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Maeshowe, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Viking Centre, get engrossed in the history at Broch of Gurness, then view the masterpieces at Pier Arts Centre, then stop by ArtWorks of the Earth, and finally explore the ancient world of Barnhouse Neolithic Settlement.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Stromness tour itinerary maker website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Isle of Skye to Stromness takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. May in Stromness sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 40°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Alnwick.

Things to do in Stromness

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Birsay, Stenness, Broch of Gurness, Orkneyinga Saga Centre
Highlights from your plan
Skara Brae ©
Skara Brae
Ring of Brodgar ©
Ring of Brodgar
Maeshowe ©
Maeshowe

1
night
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): delve into the distant past at Lindisfarne Priory, then step into the grandiose world of Bamburgh Castle, and then step into the grandiose world of National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun): admire the striking features of Cragside House and Gardens, then take in nature's colorful creations at The Alnwick Garden, then stop by Barter Books, and finally explore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Alnwick vacation planner .

Getting from Stromness to Alnwick by combination of bus, flight, and train takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In June, daily temperatures in Alnwick can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to St. Helier.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Cragside House and Gardens, Lindisfarne Priory, Bamburgh Castle
Highlights from your plan
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens

2
nights
St. Helier, Jersey

St. Helier ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at St. Brelade's Bay Beach, enjoy the sea views from Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere), and then see the interesting displays at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Mont Orgueil Castle, explore the historical opulence of Elizabeth Castle, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Saviour Parish Church.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the St. Helier trip builder tool .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Alnwick to St. Helier takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. In June, daily temperatures in St. Helier can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in St. Helier

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

St. Brelade, Mont Orgueil Castle, St. Saviour Parish Church, Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital
Highlights from your plan
St. Brelade's Bay Beach ©
St. Brelade's Bay Beach
Mont Orgueil Castle ©
Mont Orgueil Castle
Elizabeth Castle ©
Elizabeth Castle

3
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, examine the collection at The British Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read London trip builder website .

Traveling by flight from St. Helier to London takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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