16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Accra
Fly:  11​h
1
London
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Cheltenham
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Windermere
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Inverness
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Accra

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read London trip itinerary planner.

Accra, Ghana to London is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. When traveling from Accra in September, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in London: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cheltenham.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

3
nights
Cheltenham

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. Cheltenham is known for nightlife, parks, spas, fun & games, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks, admire the landmark architecture of Pittville Pump Room, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and take a stroll through Montpellier District.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Cheltenham trip planner .

Traveling by car from London to Cheltenham takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Cheltenham sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Fun & Games Casinos
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Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
Cleeve Hill ©
Cleeve Hill
Pittville Park ©
Pittville Park

2
nights
Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, then take some stellar pictures from Orrest Head, and then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: shop like a local with Cookhouse Gallery, then don't miss a visit to Rydal Water, then identify plant and animal life at Brockhole on Windermere, and finally enjoy some diversion at Michael Coates Clay Shooting.

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Traveling by car from Cheltenham to Windermere takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Fun & Games Tours
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Climbing Tours
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Lake Windermere ©
Lake Windermere

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, make a trip to The Royal Mile, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and step aboard Royal Yacht Britannia.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh online trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Windermere to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

3
nights
Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): sample the fine beverages at Tomatin Distillery Visitor Centre, then gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, and then step into the grandiose world of Fort George. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Inverness trip planner .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Inverness in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Distillery Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
River Ness ©
River Ness

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