31 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

31 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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31 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Amagasaki
Drive + Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
London
— 6 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Salisbury
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
3
Bath
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
4
Oxford
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Cambridge
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Norwich
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
York
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Ambleside
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
9
Maryport
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
10
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
train:  1​h
11
Glasgow
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
12
Isle of Skye
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
13
Inverness
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Ottawa

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.
Appreciate the collections at National Gallery and Churchill War Rooms. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Battle Abbey and Battlefield and Bodiam Castle. Step out of London with an excursion to Bodiam Railway Station in Bodiam--about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our London day trip site .

Amagasaki, Japan to London is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Amagasaki to London is minus 9 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Amagasaki in June; daily highs in London reach 23°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Salisbury.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bodiam, Battle Abbey and Battlefield, Old Town Hastings
Highlights from your plan
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Bodiam Castle ©
Bodiam Castle
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

2
nights
Salisbury

Salisbury ©
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. On the 27th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Stonehenge and then delve into the distant past at Avebury Stone Circle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a peaceful walk through Moors Valley Country Park and Forest, then enjoy breathtaking views from Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, and then steep yourself in history at The Close.

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Take a train from London to Salisbury in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Salisbury, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Avebury Stone Circle, Moors Valley Country Park and Forest, Stonehenge
Highlights from your plan
Avebury Stone Circle ©
Avebury Stone Circle
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©

3
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bath Abbey and The Bishop's Palace and Gardens. The Roman Baths and Sherborne Abbey will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Bath side-trips: Haynes International Motor Museum (in Sparkford), Lacock Abbey (in Lacock) and St. Nicholas' Church (in Gloucester). There's lots more to do: tour the water at your own pace with The Lady Lena, get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, step into the grandiose world of Berkeley Castle, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Manvers Street Baptist Church.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bath travel route site .

You can take a train from Salisbury to Bath in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can take a train to Oxford.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

The Bishop's Palace and Gardens, Haynes International Motor Museum, The International Centre for Birds of Prey, Lacock Abbey, Berkeley Castle
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Haynes International Motor Museum ©
Haynes International Motor Museum
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village

1
night
Oxford

Oxford
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Make your Oxford itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by train from Bath to Oxford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 13°C. You'll set off for Cambridge on the 3rd (Wed).

Things to do in Oxford

Nightlife Outdoors Parks

2
nights
Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
On the 3rd (Wed), see the interesting displays at IWM Duxford, learn about all things military at American Air Museum, then do a tasting at Cambridgeshire Wine School, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at The Backs. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Fitzwilliam Museum, meet the residents at Shepreth Wildlife Park, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Cambridge trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Oxford to Cambridge in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Cambridge when traveling from Oxford in July, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Norwich.

Things to do in Cambridge

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Duxford, Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve, Shepreth Wildlife Park
Highlights from your plan
IWM Duxford ©
IWM Duxford
Fitzwilliam Museum
Fitzwilliam Museum
American Air Museum ©
American Air Museum

2
nights
Norwich

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): see the interesting displays at The Museum of the Broads and then see the interesting displays at British Magic Museum. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell, then look for all kinds of wild species at Hickling Broad, and then kick back and relax at Sea Palling Beach.

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Getting from Cambridge to Norwich by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Norwich can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to drive to York.

Things to do in Norwich

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

The Museum of the Broads, Hickling Broad, Sea Palling Beach, British Magic Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Museum of the Broads ©
The Museum of the Broads
Hickling Broad ©
Hickling Broad
British Magic Museum ©
British Magic Museum

2
nights
York

York ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): wander the streets of York Shambles, take in the spiritual surroundings of York Minster, then examine the collection at York Castle Museum, and finally examine the collection at National Railway Museum. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Rievaulx Abbey, see the interesting displays at Yorkshire Air Museum, and then delve into the distant past at York City Walls.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the York online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Norwich to York in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. In July, daily temperatures in York can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Ambleside.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Rievaulx Abbey
Highlights from your plan
Rievaulx Abbey ©
Rievaulx Abbey
Yorkshire Air Museum ©
Yorkshire Air Museum
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum

2
nights
Ambleside

Ambleside ©
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. On the 9th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, contemplate the long history of Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House, then see the interesting displays at Ruskin Museum, and finally examine the collection at The World of Beatrix Potter. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Lakeland Motor Museum, steep yourself in history at Stott Park Bobbin Mill, then steep yourself in history at Brantwood, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Oswald's Church.

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Traveling by car from York to Ambleside takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Maryport.

Things to do in Ambleside

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Coniston, Lake District National Park Guided Walks, The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Lakeland Motor Museum, St. Oswald's Church
Highlights from your plan
Lakeland Motor Museum ©
Lakeland Motor Museum
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House ©

1
night
Maryport

Maryport ©
Maryport is a town and civil parish in the Allerdale borough of Cumbria, England. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): stroll through Kippford Beach, then see the interesting displays at Dalbeattie Museum, then browse the exhibits of Tolbooth Art Centre, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Dundrennan Abbey.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Maryport trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Ambleside to Maryport takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Maryport

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Kippford Beach, Dundrennan Abbey, Tolbooth Art Centre, Dalbeattie Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lake District Coast Aquarium ©
Lake District Coast Aquarium
Dundrennan Abbey ©
Dundrennan Abbey
Tolbooth Art Centre ©
Tolbooth Art Centre

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Robinson Crusoe Statue, play a few rounds at St Andrews Links, and then enjoy the sand and surf at St Andrews West Sands Beach.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh tour planner .

Traveling by car from Maryport to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Edinburgh when traveling from Maryport in July, with lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

St. Andrews, Robinson Crusoe Statue
Highlights from your plan
St Andrews Links ©
St Andrews Links
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

1
night
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): examine the collection at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then take a stroll through Glasgow West End. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Stirling Castle and then contemplate the long history of New Lanark World Heritage Village.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Glasgow travel route builder .

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Glasgow takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Glasgow can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

New Lanark World Heritage Site, Stirling Castle
Highlights from your plan
New Lanark World Heritage Site ©
New Lanark World Heritage Site
Glasgow West End ©
Glasgow West End

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Uig Pottery and then take in nature's colorful creations at Dunvegan Castle & Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll the grounds of St. Columba's Isle, get outside with Skye Adventure, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Lealt Falls.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Isle of Skye road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Glasgow to Isle of Skye takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Glasgow in July, you will find days in Isle of Skye are slightly colder (19°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens ©
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens
St. Columba's Isle ©
St. Columba's Isle
Skye Adventure ©
Skye Adventure

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then contemplate the long history of Beauly Priory, then examine the collection at Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, and finally step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Fort George, see the interesting displays at The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection), play a few rounds at Castle Stuart Golf Links, then witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield, and finally steep yourself in history at Inverness Castle Viewpoint.

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You can drive from Isle of Skye to Inverness in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. July in Inverness sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Golf Outdoors

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Culloden Battlefield, Beauly Priory, Castle Stuart Golf Links
Highlights from your plan
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Fort George
Fort George

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