18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + bus:  19​h 45​min
1
Isle of Skye
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Fort William
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Ullapool
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7​h
4
Sandown, Isle of Wight
— 3 nights
ferry + Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
London
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Isle of Skye

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Head to Skyelark and Skyeworks Galleryfor some retail therapy. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Neist Point and Rubha Hunish. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Quiraing (Hill Walk), look for gifts at Skye Weavers, and kick back and relax at Sound of Sleat Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Isle of Skye trip planner .

New Delhi, India to Isle of Skye is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Isle of Skye due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in May; daily highs in Isle of Skye reach 15°C and lows reach 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Fort William.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Shopping Parks Outdoors
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The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
Neist Point ©
Neist Point
Sound of Sleat Beach ©
Sound of Sleat Beach

3
nights
Fort William

Fort William ©
Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Step out of the city life by going to Nevis Range Mountain Resort and Highland Titles Nature Reserve. For shopping fun, head to Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods or Highland Soaps. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fort William: Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve (in Strontian) and Camusdarach Beach (in Arisaig). It doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis and look for gifts at The Granite House.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Fort William journey planner.

Traveling by car from Isle of Skye to Fort William takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ullapool.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Highland Soaps, Camusdarach Beach, Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Ben Nevis ©
Ben Nevis
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Nevis Range Mountain Resort ©
Nevis Range Mountain Resort

4
nights
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Explore hidden gems such as Oldshoremore Beach and Clachtoll Beach Campsite. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Scourie Bay and Achmelvich Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Ullapool: Lochinver (Highland Stoneware, Baddidarroch, Culag Woods, & more) and The Culkein Store (in Stoer). There's much more to do: view the masterpieces at RhueArt, stop by The Captain's Cabin, get a taste of the local shopping with An Talla Solais, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Ullapool Market.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ullapool vacation planner.

Drive from Fort William to Ullapool in 3 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Ullapool can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Sandown.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lochinver, Oldshoremore Beach, Scourie Bay, The Jammery Culkein, Clachtoll Beach Campsite
Highlights from your plan
Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach
Oldshoremore Beach ©
Oldshoremore Beach
Clachtoll Beach Campsite ©
Clachtoll Beach Campsite

3
nights
Sandown, Isle of Wight

Sandown ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary and The Garlic Farm. Take a break from the city and head to Shanklin Chine and Alverstone Mead Nature Reserve.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Sandown trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Ullapool to Sandown with the Route module. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Sandown

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trips

Shanklin, Neil Williams photography, Oasis, Osborne House, Diamond Isle Glass
Highlights from your plan
The Garlic Farm ©
The Garlic Farm
JURASSIC JIM ©
JURASSIC JIM
Shanklin Chine ©
Shanklin Chine

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, admire the masterpieces at British Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, then ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, then take in panoramic vistas at London Eye, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the London visit planning site .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Sandown to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry. June in London sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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