16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Inverness
— 1 night
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Grantown-on-Spey
— 3 nights
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Forres
— 3 nights
Drive
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Ullapool
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bettyhill
— 1 night
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Invergordon
— 2 nights
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Glasgow
— 2 nights
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Inverness

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 5th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Catholic Church. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, get engrossed in the history at Highland Archive Centre, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Battlefield Select Tours.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Inverness trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Inverness is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Inverness is 5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Toronto in May: high temperatures in Inverness hover around 17°C and lows are around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grantown-on-Spey.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors

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Grantown-on-Spey

Grantown-on-Spey is a town in the Highland Council Area, historically within the county of Moray. Visiting Grantown Golf Course and Boat of Garten Golf Club will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ruthven Barracks and Aviemore Ring Cairn & Stone Circle. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Craigellachie National Nature Reserve, snap pictures at The Old Packhorse Bridge, look for gifts at The Bookmark Bookshop, and browse for treasures at Grantown Antiques and Collectables.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Grantown-on-Spey holiday planner.

Getting from Inverness to Grantown-on-Spey by car takes about an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Forres.

Things to do in Grantown-on-Spey

Golf · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Forres

Forres is a town and former royal burgh situated in the north of Scotland on the Moray coast, approximately east of Inverness and west of Elgin. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Findlater Castle and Cullen Pet Cemetery, Cullen. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Forres Golf Club and The Falconer Museum. Go for a jaunt from Forres to Cullen to see Bin of Cullen about 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: tee off at Kinloss Country Golf Club, appreciate the history behind Sueno's Stone, enjoy breathtaking views from The Nelson Tower, and enjoy the sand and surf at Roseisle Beach.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Forres trip site.

Getting from Grantown-on-Spey to Forres by car takes about an hour. In May in Forres, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ullapool.

Things to do in Forres

Outdoors · Golf · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Ullapool

Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): tee off at Ullapool Golf Club, then identify plant and animal life at Inverpolly Nature Reserve, then hike along Lael Forest Walks, and finally hunt for treasures at Ullapool Market.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Ullapool planning tool.

You can drive from Forres to Ullapool in 2 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Bettyhill.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Golf

Side Trip

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Bettyhill

Bettyhill is a village in the parish of Farr, on the north coast of Scotland.Bettyhill lies on the A836 road west of Thurso and from Tongue. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): explore the ancient world of Dun Dornaigil Broch.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Bettyhill holiday website.

You can drive from Ullapool to Bettyhill in 2.5 hours. In May in Bettyhill, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Invergordon.

Things to do in Bettyhill

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

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Invergordon

Invergordon is a town and port in Easter Ross, in Ross and Cromarty, Highland, Scotland.HistoryThe town is well known for the Invergordon Mutiny of 1931. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Nigg Old Church, take in the pleasant sights at Saltburn Woodland Walk, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Invergordon Church of Scotland.

To find out how to plan a trip to Invergordon, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Bettyhill to Invergordon in 2.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Invergordon can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Glasgow.

Things to do in Invergordon

Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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Glasgow

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): walk around Glasgow Green. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre, examine the collection at Glasgow Police Museum, and then see the interesting displays at The Museum of Piping.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Glasgow trip planner.

Drive from Invergordon to Glasgow in 4 hours. May in Glasgow sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife · Shopping

United Kingdom travel guide

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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.