32 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

32 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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32 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
London
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Portsmouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Swansea
— 4 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Inverness
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Durness
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Fort William
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
7
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
train:  1​h
8
Alnwick
— 4 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: Bangkok

4
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace. Attractions like Natural History Museum and Coca-Cola London Eye make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Churchill War Rooms, take in the views from Tower Bridge, and examine the collection at The British Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the London trip itinerary builder app .

Bangkok, Thailand to London is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 7 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Bangkok in May: high temperatures in London hover around 19°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Portsmouth.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

3
nights
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Attractions like Bournemouth Beach and Paultons Park make great kid-friendly stops. Get some historical perspective at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and Stonehenge. Take a break from Portsmouth with a short trip to Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta in Salisbury, about 1h 20 min away. It doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from Spinnaker Tower.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Portsmouth holiday planning website .

Drive from London to Portsmouth in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Portsmouth can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Swansea.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Paultons Park, Bournemouth Beach, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Stonehenge
Highlights from your plan
Paultons Park ©
Paultons Park
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard ©
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

4
nights
Swansea

Swansea ©
Swansea, officially known as the City and County of Swansea, is a coastal city and county in Wales. Get some historical perspective at Pembroke Castle and Parc le Breos Burial Chamber. Visit Woolacombe Beach and Rhossili Bay for some beach relaxation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Swansea: Folly Farm (in Begelly), Manorbier Beach (in Manorbier) and Barricane Beach (in Mortehoe).

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Swansea driving holiday tool .

You can drive from Portsmouth to Swansea in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. May in Swansea sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Swansea

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Woolacombe, Parc le Breos Burial Chamber, Rhossili Bay, Folly Farm, Pembroke Castle
Highlights from your plan
Folly Farm ©
Folly Farm
Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Rhossili Bay ©
Rhossili Bay

3
nights
Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Urquhart Castle and RZSS Highland Wildlife Park. Get some historical perspective at Culloden Battlefield and Dunrobin Castle and Gardens. Explore Inverness' surroundings by going to Highland Folk Museum (in Newtonmore), Landmark Forest Adventure Park (in Carrbridge) and Brora Beach (in Brora). There's more to do: savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Inverness road trip app .

Do a combination of train and flight from Swansea to Inverness in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Inverness when traveling from Swansea in June, with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Durness.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Theme Parks Tours

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Brora Beach, Urquhart Castle, Highland Folk Museum, RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
Highlights from your plan
Distillery Tours
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens ©
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

4
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Kids will appreciate attractions like Sandwood Bay Beach and Durness Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Oldshoremore Beach and Sango Bay. Venture out of the city with trips to Scourie Bay (in Scourie), Polin Beach (in Kinlochbervie) and Dun Dornaigil Broch (in Altnaharra). It doesn't end there: explore the activities along Balnakeil Bay and Head underground at Smoo Cave.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Durness trip planner .

Getting from Inverness to Durness by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Durness are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Fort William.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kinlochbervie, Scourie Bay, Dun Dornaigil Broch
Highlights from your plan
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach
Oldshoremore Beach ©
Oldshoremore Beach

4
nights
Fort William

Fort William ©
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. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Eilean Donan Castle and Morar Beach. Kids will enjoy Camusdarach Beach and Highland Titles Nature Reserve. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fort William: Castle Tioram (in Doirlinn), Cille Choirill Church (in Roybridge) and Glenfinnan (Glenfinnan Church & Glenfinnan Viaduct). There's much more to do: stroll through Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands), look for all kinds of wild species at Glencoe Lochan, and take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Fort William trip planning site .

Drive from Durness to Fort William in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Glenfinnan, Eilean Donan Castle, Morar Beach, Castle Tioram, Cille Choirill Church
Highlights from your plan
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct
Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) ©
Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands)

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will get to explore National Museum of Scotland and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions. Visit Edinburgh Castle and Calton Hill for their historical value. Step out of Edinburgh to go to Roslin and see Rosslyn Chapel, which is approximately 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Georgian House, browse the exhibits of Royal Yacht Britannia, and make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh holiday builder site .

You can drive from Fort William to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can take a train to Alnwick.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Rosslyn Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
St Giles' Cathedral ©
St Giles' Cathedral

4
nights
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Visit Beadnell Bay Beach and Low Newton by the Sea Beach for some beach relaxation. Lindisfarne Priory and The Alnwick Garden will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Alnwick: Bamburgh (Church of Saint Aidan Bamburgh & St Aiden Beach) and Lady Waterford Hall (in Berwick upon Tweed). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Bamburgh Castle and steep yourself in history at Cragside House and Gardens.

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

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Alnwick in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Alnwick can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bamburgh, Lady Waterford Hall, Lindisfarne Priory, Cragside House and Gardens, Beadnell Bay Beach
Highlights from your plan
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle

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