17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Surabaya
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Edinburgh
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Glencoe
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Durness
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
4
Cockermouth
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
5
Cirencester
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
London
— 4 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Surabaya

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 30th (Thu), engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, then have some family-friendly fun at Lawnmarket Old Time Photos, and finally explore the striking landscape at Calton Hill. On the next day, make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close, then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, then get your game on at The Realm VR, and finally explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip planner .

Surabaya, Indonesia to Edinburgh is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from West Indonesia Time (WIB) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Traveling from Surabaya in May, things will get cooler in Edinburgh: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can go by car to Glencoe.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
The Realm VR ©
The Realm VR

3
nights
Glencoe

Glencoe ©
Family-friendly places like Highland Titles Nature Reserve and Glen Etive will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Glencoe: Loch Shiel (in Glenfinnan) and Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve (in Strontian).

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Glencoe trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from Edinburgh to Glencoe by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. May in Glencoe sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Durness.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Loch Linnhe Picnic Area, Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve, Loch Shiel, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Ice Factor
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Ice Factor ©
Ice Factor
Glen Etive ©
Glen Etive

2
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Cairn House Gallery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Durness Beach, and then kick back and relax at Balnakeil Beach. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Scourie Bay, then kick back and relax at Sandwood Bay Beach, and then stroll through Balnakeil Bay.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Durness trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Glencoe to Durness takes 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Durness

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Scourie Bay, Sandwood Bay Beach
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Sandwood Bay Beach ©
Sandwood Bay Beach
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach

1
night
Cockermouth

Cockermouth
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take in the pleasant sights at Alpacaly Ever After, take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn, and then explore the activities along Buttermere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Alpacaly Ever After, explore the activities along Derwentwater, and then trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cockermouth holiday planning website .

Drive from Durness to Cockermouth in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Durness in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of 15°C in Cockermouth. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Helvellyn, Alpacaly Ever After
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Buttermere Lake ©
Buttermere Lake
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

1
night
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): don't miss a visit to The Model Village, have fun at Cotswold Archery, then head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, and finally get outside with Head 4 Heights Ltd. On the next day, meet the residents at Cotswold Falconry Centre, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Edward's Church, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Cirencester route planner.

You can drive from Cockermouth to Cirencester in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Moreton-in-Marsh, St. Edward's Church, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, The Model Village
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©

4
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.
Kids will enjoy Coca-Cola London Eye and Natural History Museum. There's much more to do: take in the views from Tower Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our London route builder tool .

Getting from Cirencester to London by car takes about 2 hours. In June in London, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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