29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Quebec City
Fly + Drive:  16​h 30​min
1
Grange-over-Sands
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Edinburgh
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Inverness
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Lochinver
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Gairloch
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
6
Cheltenham
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
London
— 6 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Quebec City

2
nights
Grange-over-Sands

Grange-over-Sands ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Windermere (Michael Coates Clay Shooting, Orrest Head, & more), Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale) and Old Courthouse Gallery (in Ambleside). The adventure continues: meet the residents at Predator Experience, explore the activities along Newby Bridge Weir, steep yourself in history at Stott Park Bobbin Mill, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Old Man of Coniston.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Grange-over-Sands route planner.

Quebec City, Canada to Grange-over-Sands is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Windermere, Old Courthouse Gallery, Newby Bridge Weir, Helvellyn, Alpacaly Ever After
Highlights from your plan
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston

4
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nature, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, get your game on at Great Away Days, and stroll through Calton Hill.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh road trip tool .

You can drive from Grange-over-Sands to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. In April in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

4
nights
Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Explore Inverness' surroundings by going to Aviemore (Cairngorm Brewery & Loch Morlich), Hollingwells Equestrian (in Edderton) and Loch Garten Nature Reserve (in Boat of Garten). The adventure continues: get your game on at Wildwoodz, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Kirk Yard, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and get engrossed in the history at Highland Archive Centre.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Inverness road trip site .

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Inverness takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Lochinver.

Things to do in Inverness

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Aviemore, Wildwoodz, Culloden Battlefield, Invergordon Golf Club, Hollingwells Equestrian
Highlights from your plan
Distillery Tours
Cairngorm Brewery ©
Cairngorm Brewery
Hollingwells Equestrian ©
Hollingwells Equestrian

3
nights
Lochinver

Lochinver ©
Lochinver is a village on the coast in the Assynt district of Sutherland, Highland, Scotland. Get out of town with these interesting Lochinver side-trips: Scourie Bay (in Scourie), Sandwood Bay Beach (in Kinlochbervie) and Balnakeil Bay (in Durness). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Little Assynt Estate, explore the activities along Achmelvich Bay, take in the dramatic scenery at Falls of Kirkaig, and trek along Culag Woods.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Lochinver planning app .

Traveling by car from Inverness to Lochinver takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Gairloch.

Things to do in Lochinver

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Falls of Kirkaig, Balnakeil Bay, Kylesku Bridge, Sandwood Bay Beach, Scourie Bay
Highlights from your plan
Achmelvich Bay ©
Achmelvich Bay
Falls of Kirkaig ©
Falls of Kirkaig
Culag Woods ©
Culag Woods

4
nights
Gairloch

Gairloch ©
Gairloch is a village, civil parish and community on the shores of Loch Gairloch in Wester Ross, in the North-West Highlands of Scotland. Explore Gairloch's surroundings by going to Coire Mhic Fhearchair (in Torridon) and Ullapool (Lael Forest Walks & Inverpolly Nature Reserve). There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Walking and Wildlife Adventures, enjoy the sand and surf at Mellon Udrigle Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Shieldaig Falconry, and brush up on your military savvy at Russian Arctic Convoy Museum.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Gairloch trip builder app .

Drive from Lochinver to Gairloch in 2.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Gairloch can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Gairloch

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Ullapool, Mellon Udrigle Beach, Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Red Point Beach
Highlights from your plan
Gruinard Bay Caravan Park ©
Gruinard Bay Caravan Park
Flowerdale Waterfall ©
Flowerdale Waterfall
Gairloch Golf Club ©
Gairloch Golf Club

3
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. Explore Cheltenham's surroundings by going to Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton), Chipping Campden (Market Hall, High Street Chipping Campden, & more) and Head 4 Heights Ltd (in Shorncote). Next up on the itinerary: have some family-friendly fun at Cotswold Archery, admire the natural beauty at Highnam Court Gardens, head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, and take in the pleasant sights at Cotswolds Way.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Cheltenham trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gairloch to Cheltenham. Traveling from Gairloch in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Cheltenham: highs are around 15°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to London.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Chipping Campden, Gloucester, Moreton-in-Marsh, Cirencester, Cotswolds Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery
Gloucester Narrowboats ©
Gloucester Narrowboats
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks

6
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, get engrossed in the history at The British Museum, and get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the London itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Cheltenham to London in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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