17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Dushanbe
Drive + Fly:  22​h
1
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Aviemore
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Glencoe Village
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Grange-over-Sands
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Cheltenham
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
6
London
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  20​h 45​min
End: Dushanbe

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Family-friendly places like Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and Dynamic Earth will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, look for all kinds of wild species at BobCat Alpacas, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip itinerary planning app .

Dushanbe, Tajikistan to Edinburgh is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dushanbe to Edinburgh is minus 5 hours. When traveling from Dushanbe in May, plan for cooler days and little chillier nights in Edinburgh: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Aviemore.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©
Dynamic Earth ©
Dynamic Earth

3
nights
Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Bring the kids along to Landmark Forest Adventure Park and Loch Morlich. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Loch Garten Nature Reserve and admire the natural beauty at Boat of Garten Community Garden.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Aviemore trip planner .

Getting from Edinburgh to Aviemore by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Glencoe Village.

Things to do in Aviemore

Parks Wildlife Theme Parks

Side Trips

Kingussie, Abernethy National Nature Reserve
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Loch Garten Nature Reserve ©
Loch Garten Nature Reserve
Cairngorm Reindeer Centre ©
Cairngorm Reindeer Centre
Landmark Forest Adventure Park ©
Landmark Forest Adventure Park

2
nights
Glencoe Village

Glencoe Village ©
On the 25th (Sat), hike along Glencoe Lochan, identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, and then play a few rounds at The Dragons Tooth Golf Course. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Glencoe & Dalness, identify plant and animal life at Glen Etive, and then take in the awesome beauty at The Three Sisters.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Glencoe Village road trip planning site .

You can drive from Aviemore to Glencoe Village in 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Glencoe Village can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Grange-over-Sands.

Things to do in Glencoe Village

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Glencoe, The Dragons Tooth Golf Course, Highland Titles Nature Reserve
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Etive ©
Glen Etive
Glencoe Lochan ©
Glencoe Lochan

1
day
Grange-over-Sands

Grange-over-Sands ©
On the 27th (Mon), take a memorable tour with Tours, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Predator Experience, and then explore and take pictures at Ducky's Park Farm.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Grange-over-Sands day trip website .

Traveling by car from Glencoe Village to Grange-over-Sands takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Parks Wildlife
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Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience

2
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. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks, then get outside with The Cotswold Range, and then get outside with Head 4 Heights Ltd. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, then look for all kinds of wild species at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Severn Bore.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Cheltenham itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Grange-over-Sands to Cheltenham in 4 hours. May in Cheltenham sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to London.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Cirencester, Severn Bore, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre ©
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark

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.
Bring the kids along to Coca-Cola London Eye and St. Paul's Cathedral. There's much more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, and admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the London travel route planning website .

Traveling by car from Cheltenham to London takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Cheltenham in May, expect little chillier with lows of 9°C in London. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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