24 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

24 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom sightseeing planner

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Fly to Dublin, Bus to Belfast
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Belfast
— 5 nights
Fly
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Aberdeen
— 4 nights
Drive
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Dundee
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bo'ness
— 1 night
Drive
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Fort William
— 1 night
Drive
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Edinburgh
— 5 nights
Drive
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Alston
— 2 nights
Drive
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Macclesfield
— 2 nights
Train
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London
— 1 night
Fly

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Belfast

— 5 nights
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Your day by day itinerary now includes St. George's Market as well as Belfast Famous Black Taxi Tours. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Titanic Belfast, admire the natural beauty at Belfast Botanical Gardens, and steep yourself in history at Crumlin Road Gaol.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Belfast travel route builder.

Vancouver, Canada to Belfast is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 8 hours. In September in Belfast, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Aberdeen.

Things to do in Belfast

Museums · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites

Aberdeen

— 4 nights

Flower of Scotland

The powerhouse of the northeast, Aberdeen is a prosperous urban center fueled by a thriving petroleum industry.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Scot Free Tours, Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Family History Society Centre, Aberdeen Harbour Tours, and other attractions. Next up on the itinerary: visit Footdee (Fittie).

To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Aberdeen vacation maker.

You can fly from Belfast to Aberdeen in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In September, daily temperatures in Aberdeen can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. On the 16th (Thu), you're off to Dundee.

Things to do in Aberdeen

Tours · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums

Dundee

— 2 nights
Dundee, officially the City of Dundee, is the fourth-largest city in Scotland.
Here are some ideas for day two: race across the water with Pirate Boats.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Dundee fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Aberdeen to Dundee takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Dundee sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 13°C at night. You'll set off for Bo'ness on the 18th (Sat).

Things to do in Dundee

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Bo'ness

— 1 night
Borrowstounness is a coastal parish in the Central Lowlands of Scotland. To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bo'ness trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Dundee to Bo'ness in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Bo'ness when traveling from Dundee in September, with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Fort William.

Things to do in Bo'ness

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Museums

Fort William

— 1 night
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. You've now added Jacobite Steam Train to your itinerary.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Fort William trip site.

Traveling by car from Bo'ness to Fort William takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Tours
Highlights from your trip

Edinburgh

— 5 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Scotch Whisky Experience, Re-Union Canal Boats and Maid of the Forth. There's more to do: make a trip to The Royal Mile and visit Edinburgh Old Town.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. You'll set off for Alston on the 25th (Sat).

Things to do in Edinburgh

Outdoors · Tours · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Alston

— 2 nights
Alston is a small town in Cumbria, England, within the civil parish of Alston Moor on the River South Tyne. Your day by day itinerary now includes Hub Heritage & Transport Museum as well as South Tynedale Railway. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Hub Heritage & Transport Museum and then take a memorable tour with South Tynedale Railway.

For photos and tourist information, read Alston trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Alston in 3 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 8°C. You will leave for Macclesfield on the 27th (Mon).

Things to do in Alston

Tours · Museums

Macclesfield

— 2 nights
Macclesfield is a market town and civil parish in Cheshire, England. Your day by day itinerary now includes Nether Alderley Mill, The Old Sunday School and Blaze Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax in the rural setting at Blaze Farm, then see the interesting displays at The Old Sunday School, and then steep yourself in history at Nether Alderley Mill.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Macclesfield road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Alston to Macclesfield takes 3 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Macclesfield

Museums · Historic Sites

London

— 1 night

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the London trip maker tool.

Take a train from Macclesfield to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September, daytime highs in London are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. On the 30th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in London

Nightlife · Fun & Games · Parks · Tours

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.