29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Cardiff
— 2 nights
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Iver Heath
— 1 night
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Cambridge
— 3 nights
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Llangollen
— 2 nights
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Llandudno
— 2 nights
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Conwy
— 2 nights
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Barmouth
— 3 nights
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Edinburgh
— 4 nights
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Glasgow
— 5 nights
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Isle of Skye
— 2 nights

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Cardiff

Cardiff ©

City of Castles

The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Big Pit National Coal Museum, take in the views from Clifton Suspension Bridge, and then get outside with Bay Island Voyages. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Cardiff Castle, see the interesting displays at St Fagans National Museum of History, and then take a leisurely stroll along Cardiff Bay Wales.

To find out how to plan a trip to Cardiff, use our trip itinerary maker.

Manchester to Cardiff is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August in Cardiff, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Iver Heath.

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Iver Heath

Iver Heath ©
On the 4th (Tue), go for a walk through National Trust Cliveden, get engrossed in the history at Chiltern Open Air Museum, and then get outside with Burnham Beeches.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Iver Heath trip planning app.

You can drive from Cardiff to Iver Heath in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Cardiff in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Iver Heath: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Cambridge.

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Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

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History Museum
Chiltern Open Air Museum
4.4
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Outdoor Activity
Burnham Beeches
4.6
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Scenic Walking Area
National Trust Cliveden
4.3

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Cambridge

Cambridge ©

City of Perspiring Dreams

Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
When in Cambridge, make a side trip to see Colchester Zoo in Colchester, approximately Colchester away. And it doesn't end there: do a tasting at Cambridgeshire Wine School, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Cambridge Gin Laboratory, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at King's College Chapel.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Cambridge trip planner.

Traveling by car from Iver Heath to Cambridge takes 2 hours. August in Cambridge sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Llangollen.

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Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

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Llangollen

Llangollen is a small town and community in Denbighshire, north-east Wales, situated on the River Dee and on the edge of the Berwyn mountains. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Plas Newydd Historic House and Gardens, take in the exciting artwork at Ty Celf, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castell Dinas Bran. Keep things going the next day: take in the views from The Chain Bridge, then steep yourself in history at Llangollen Bridge, then don't miss a visit to Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, and finally explore the historical opulence of National Trust - Chirk Castle.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Llangollen online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Cambridge to Llangollen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Llangollen are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Llandudno.

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Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

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World heritage site
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
4.8

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Llandudno

Llandudno ©
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. On the 10th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Home Front Museum, appreciate the history behind The Mad Hatter Statue, then find something for the whole family at Great Orme Cable Cars, and finally stroll around Happy Valley Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Tudnos Church, stroll through Great Orme, then go deep underground at Great Orme Copper Mine, and finally go for a walk through Llandudno Promenade.

To plan Llandudno vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Llangollen to Llandudno by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. In August, daily temperatures in Llandudno can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Conwy.

Things to do in Llandudno

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Museums
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Geologic Formation
Great Orme
4.8
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Scenic Walking Area
Llandudno Promenade
4.6

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Conwy

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Conwy Town Walls, take in nature's colorful creations at Bodnant Garden, then admire the sheer force of Swallow Falls, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Old Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): get in on the family fun at GreenWood Forest Park, take an in-depth tour of National Slate Museum, and then take in the views from Menai Suspension Bridge.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Conwy road trip site.

Conwy is very close to Llandudno. In August, daily temperatures in Conwy can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Barmouth.

Things to do in Conwy

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature · Museums

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Garden
Bodnant Garden
4.8
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History Museum
National Slate Museum
4.6

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Barmouth

Barmouth ©
Barmouth is a town in the county of Gwynedd, north-western Wales, lying on the estuary of the River Mawddach and Cardigan Bay. On the 14th (Fri), take in the views from Barmouth Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Barmouth Harbour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Barmouth Beach, and finally pause for some photo ops at Dolphin Sculpture & Water Feature. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Harlech Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands, and then stroll through The Mawddach Trail.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Barmouth trip planner.

Traveling by car from Conwy to Barmouth takes 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Barmouth can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Edinburgh.

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Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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Hiking Trail
The Mawddach Trail
4.8

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and get curious at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh online day trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Barmouth to Edinburgh. Traveling from Barmouth in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Edinburgh, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Glasgow.

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Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
4.4
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The Royal Mile
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Walking tours
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Glasgow

Glasgow ©

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Get out of town with these interesting Glasgow side-trips: Falkirk Wheel (in Falkirk), Glen Coe (in Glencoe) and Stirling (St Mary's Catholic Church & Stirling Castle). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, steep yourself in history at City Chambers, take in nature's colorful creations at Glasgow Botanic Gardens, and explore the engaging exhibits at Glasgow Science Centre.

Start your trip to Glasgow by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Drive from Edinburgh to Glasgow in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums

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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.
On the 26th (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, explore the historical opulence of Eilean Donan Castle, and then make a trip to Plockton Harbour. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Loch Portree, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing, and then stroll through Scorrybreac circuit.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Isle of Skye trip maker app.

Getting from Glasgow to Isle of Skye by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Isle of Skye are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks · Nature · Trails · Historic Sites

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Geologic Formation
The Quiraing
4.8
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Geologic Formation
The Old Man of Storr
4.7

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