17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Durham
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
London
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Bath
— 1 day
train:  1​h 30​min
3
London
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Inverness
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
6
Edinburgh
— 1 night
train:  1​h
7
Alnwick
— 1 night
train:  1​h
8
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
9
London
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Durham

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Tower Bridge, Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, and other attractions. It doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the London road trip site .

Durham, USA to London is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Durham in June, you will find days in London are much colder (68°F), and nights are a bit cooler (52°F). On the 18th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Madame Tussauds London ©
Madame Tussauds London
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

1
day
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Roman Baths. On the 18th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Stonehenge and then steep yourself in history at The Roman Baths.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bath online route maker .

Getting from London to Bath by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Stonehenge
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

1
night
London

London ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hampstead Heath. On the 19th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Hampstead Heath.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the London online route planner .

Getting from Bath to London by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Wed) before leaving for Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Hampstead Heath ©
Hampstead Heath

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You've now added Edinburgh Castle to your itinerary. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle and then visit a coastal fixture at Calton Hill.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Edinburgh day trip planning website .

Getting from London to Edinburgh by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from London in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Edinburgh: temperatures range from 63°F by day to 48°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Calton Hill ©
Calton Hill

1
night
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Culloden Battlefield has been added to your itinerary. On the 21st (Fri), explore the ancient world of Corrimony Chambered Cairn, explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle, and then don't miss a visit to Culloden Battlefield. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Fort George.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Inverness trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Inverness by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Inverness are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Culloden Battlefield
Highlights from your plan
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Fort George
Fort George

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip planner .

You can drive from Inverness to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for the train ride to Alnwick.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Greyfriars Kirkyard ©
Greyfriars Kirkyard

1
night
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Alnwick Castle has been added to your itinerary. On the 23rd (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at The Alnwick Garden.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Alnwick route planner .

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Alnwick in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow time for the train ride to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Alnwick Garden ©
The Alnwick Garden
Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
Holyrood Palace has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Holyrood Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh online itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Alnwick to Edinburgh in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close
Holyrood Abbey ©
Holyrood Abbey
Greyfriars Kirk ©
Greyfriars Kirk

4
nights
London

London ©
You've added The British Museum, Thames Cruises, Old Spitalfields Market, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace. Cutty Sark and Westminster Cathedral will appeal to history buffs.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the London trip planner .

You can fly from Edinburgh to London in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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