29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom travel planner

©
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Edinburgh
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Glasgow
— 1 night
Drive
3
Windermere
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Durham
— 2 nights
Train
5
York
— 3 nights
Drive
6
Bourton-on-the-Water
— 4 nights
Drive
7
Bath
— 3 nights
Drive
8
Winchester
— 2 nights
Drive
9
Brighton and Hove
— 2 nights
Train
10
London
— 5 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20

Edinburgh

— 4 nights

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, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and take some stellar pictures from Calton Hill.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip itinerary maker website.

Doha, Qatar to Edinburgh is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Doha to Edinburgh due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Doha in February, things will get colder in Edinburgh: highs are around 7°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Nature

Glasgow

— 1 night

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, get engrossed in the history at People's Palace and Winter Gardens, and then walk around Pollok Country Park.

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

Getting from Edinburgh to Glasgow by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. February in Glasgow sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Windermere.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Parks

Windermere

— 2 nights
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): have fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, then take some stellar pictures from Orrest Head, and then relax and rejuvenate at Mayela Redondo - Holistic Therapist. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Keswick Brewing Company, and then take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Windermere trip planning website.

Getting from Glasgow to Windermere by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to drive to Durham.

Things to do in Windermere

Nature · Parks · Fun & Games · Outdoors

Side Trips

Durham

— 2 nights
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. On the 28th (Sun), visit Fury Events, then step into the grandiose world of Durham Castle, and then relax and rejuvenate at Bannatyne Health Club And Spa - Durham. On your second day here, take in nature's colorful creations at Crook Hall & Gardens, then don't miss a visit to World War One Soldier Sculpture, and then admire the natural beauty at Poplar Tree Garden Centre & Coffee Shop.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Durham trip builder tool.

Getting from Windermere to Durham by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Durham can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can catch the train to York.

Things to do in Durham

Parks · Spas · Historic Sites · Nightlife

Side Trip

York

— 3 nights

City of Festivals

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
York is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge your taste buds at Brewtown Tours, get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, go for a walk through York City Walls, and take a stroll through York Shambles.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read York road trip planning app.

Getting from Durham to York by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Bourton-on-the-Water.

Things to do in York

Museums · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bourton-on-the-Water

— 4 nights
Bourton-on-the-Water is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England that lies on a wide flat vale within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Change things up with these side-trips from Bourton-on-the-Water: The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes) and Cerney House Gardens (in Cirencester). There's much more to do: sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter's Church, take in panoramic vistas at Broadway Tower, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bourton-on-the-Water trip site.

You can drive from York to Bourton-on-the-Water in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in March, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Bourton-on-the-Water

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bath

— 3 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bath: Glastonbury (Wyrdraven, St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses, &more), Gloucester Cathedral (in Gloucester) and Hillside Brewery (in Longhope). There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of The Roman Baths, appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village, admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, and admire the natural beauty at Prior Park Landscape Gardens (NT).

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bath trip maker.

You can drive from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Winchester.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Winchester

— 2 nights
Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire, England. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Winchester Cathedral, take an unorthodox tour of Stonehenge, and then stroll around Welford Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Hensting Alpacas alpaca walking, indulge your senses at Hampshire Wine School, and then head outdoors with St Giles Hill.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Winchester travel route app.

Traveling by car from Bath to Winchester takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. March in Winchester sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Brighton and Hove.

Things to do in Winchester

Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Brighton and Hove

— 2 nights

London-by-the-Sea

The vibrant seaside resort of Brighton and Hove features a lively nightclub scene and an abundance of cultural sites sure to keep you entertained for days.
On the 14th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Gatwick Aviation Museum, sample some tasty brews at Brighton Food Tours, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at The Therapy Shop. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Gustamps, take in the exciting artwork at Nigel Greaves Gallery, and then identify plant and animal life at East Sussex Falconry.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Brighton and Hove road trip planning site.

Drive from Winchester to Brighton and Hove in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

London

— 5 nights

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and snap pictures at Tower Bridge.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read London trip planner.

Getting from Brighton and Hove to London by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
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.