35 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

35 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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35 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: London
1
London
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Nottingham
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Grasmere
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Nottingham
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Betws-y-Coed
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Swansea
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Bath
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
8
Torquay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
9
Bournemouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
10
Brighton
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
11
Dover
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
12
Cambridge
— 1 night
train:  1​h
13
London
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
14
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
15
Foyers
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
16
Invermoriston
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
17
Drumnadrochit
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: London

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The British Museum and Natural History Museum. Popular historic sites such as Tower of London and Westminster Abbey are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace, admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, enjoy some music at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, and take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

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

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can take a train to Nottingham.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

1
night
Nottingham

Nottingham ©
With its historic connection to the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is a vibrant blend of medieval and modern.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at 45 Gin School - The Distillers Kitchen, learn more about the world around you at Wollaton Hall and Park, and then get a taste of local nightlife at Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Church of St Barnabas and then tee off at The Hallowes Golf Club.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Nottingham online visit planner .

Traveling by train from London to Nottingham takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in Nottingham

Historic Sites Golf Outdoors

Side Trips

45 Gin School - The Distillers Kitchen, The Hallowes Golf Club
Highlights from your plan
Wollaton Hall and Park ©
Wollaton Hall and Park
Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem ©
Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem

2
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere ©
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): examine the collection at The Puzzling Place, explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle, then examine the collection at Dove Cottage, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Oswald's Church.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Grasmere day trip planning app .

You can drive from Nottingham to Grasmere in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Nottingham.

Things to do in Grasmere

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Keswick
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Dove Cottage ©
Dove Cottage
Castlerigg Stone Circle ©
Castlerigg Stone Circle
St. Oswald's Church ©
St. Oswald's Church

1
night
Nottingham

Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): get your game on at Skirmish Paintball Games Nottingham and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Nottingham travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Grasmere to Nottingham takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Betws-y-Coed.

Things to do in Nottingham

Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games

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nights
Betws-y-Coed

Betws-y-Coed ©
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands and Barmouth Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Caernarfon Castle and Saint Mary's Church. Get out of town with these interesting Betws-y-Coed side-trips: Harlech Castle (in Harlech) and Portmeirion Village (in Portmeirion). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Capel Garmon Burial Chamber, walk around Zip World Fforest, snap pictures at Sappers Suspension Bridge, and admire the sheer force of Swallow Falls.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Betws-y-Coed trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Nottingham to Betws-y-Coed in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Betws-y-Coed are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Swansea.

Things to do in Betws-y-Coed

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Portmeirion Village, Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands, Caernarfon Castle, Barmouth Beach, Harlech Castle
Highlights from your plan
Swallow Falls ©
Swallow Falls
Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands ©
Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands
Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle

2
nights
Swansea

Swansea ©
Swansea, officially known as the City and County of Swansea, is a coastal city and county in Wales. Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Rhossili Bay, explore the striking landscape at Gower Peninsula, and then step into the grandiose world of Pennard Castle. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Dylan Thomas Birth Place, then examine the collection at St Fagans National Museum of History, and then step into the grandiose world of Caerphilly Castle.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Swansea trip planner .

Getting from Betws-y-Coed to Swansea by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Swansea

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

St Fagans National Museum of History, Rhossili Bay, Caerphilly Castle
Highlights from your plan
Rhossili Bay ©
Rhossili Bay
Dylan Thomas Birth Place ©
Dylan Thomas Birth Place
Caerphilly Castle ©
Caerphilly Castle

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nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
The Roman Baths and Sudeley Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Stonehenge and Bath Street. Step out of Bath with an excursion to Wells Cathedral in Wells--about 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, contemplate the long history of Farleigh Hungerford Castle, get engrossed in the history at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, and admire the striking features of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Bath online holiday planner .

You can drive from Swansea to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Torquay.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trips

Sudeley Castle, Stonehenge, Wells Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Sudeley Castle ©
Sudeley Castle

2
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Torquay

Torquay ©
Torquay is a seaside town in Devon, England, part of the unitary authority area of Torbay. Coleton Fishacre and Cockington Court will appeal to history buffs. Babbacombe and Bygones are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: play a few rounds at Torre Abbey Leisure Park, admire the landmark architecture of Torre Abbey Museum and Gardens, find something for the whole family at Babbacombe Model Village, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Living Coasts.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Torquay trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Bath to Torquay takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Torquay

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Coleton Fishacre
Highlights from your plan
Kents Cavern ©
Kents Cavern
Coleton Fishacre ©
Coleton Fishacre
Cockington Court ©
Cockington Court

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nights
Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. On the 19th (Sat), kick back and relax at Bournemouth Beach, then take a leisurely stroll along Bournemouth Pier, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hengistbury Head Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Weymouth Beach and then admire the striking features of Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bournemouth online travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Torquay to Bournemouth takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September in Bournemouth, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Brighton.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Weymouth Beach
Highlights from your plan
Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©
Weymouth Beach ©
Weymouth Beach

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nights
Brighton

Brighton ©
Once a sleepy little fishing village, Brighton is a modern seaside town known for its Asian architecture and a large gay community.
On the 21st (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Royal Pavilion, then look for gifts at Gustamps, then take a stroll through The Lanes, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Brighton Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with North Laine, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Margaret's Church, and then admire the natural beauty at Arundel Castle and Gardens.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Brighton road trip planner.

You can drive from Bournemouth to Brighton in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Brighton sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Dover.

Things to do in Brighton

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Arundel Castle and Gardens, St Margaret's Church
Highlights from your plan
Royal Pavilion ©
Royal Pavilion
Arundel Castle and Gardens ©
Arundel Castle and Gardens
The Lanes ©
The Lanes

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Dover

Dover ©
Dover is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent, in South East England. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Roman Painted House, then make a trip to Dover Castle, and then take in the dramatic natural features at The White Cliffs of Dover. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Camber Sands and then kick back and relax at St Margaret-at-Cliffe.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Dover attractions planner .

You can drive from Brighton to Dover in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cambridge.

Things to do in Dover

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Camber Sands
Highlights from your plan
The White Cliffs of Dover ©
The White Cliffs of Dover
Dover Castle ©
Dover Castle
Roman Painted House ©
Roman Painted House

1
night
Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, explore the world behind art at Fitzwilliam Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at King's College Chapel, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Cambridge Gin Laboratory. On the next day, sample the fine beverages at Adnams 'Make Your Own Gin' Experience - Bury St Edmunds, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Greene King Brewery, and then learn about winemaking at Cambridgeshire Wine School.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Cambridge day trip app .

You can drive from Dover to Cambridge in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Cambridge can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Cambridge

Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trip

Bury St. Edmunds
Highlights from your plan
Cambridgeshire Wine School ©
Cambridgeshire Wine School
Fitzwilliam Museum
Fitzwilliam Museum

1
night
London

London ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): explore the world behind art at National Gallery, then take a stroll through South Bank, and then brush up on your military savvy at Churchill War Rooms.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the London holiday website .

Traveling by train from Cambridge to London takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Churchill War Rooms ©
Churchill War Rooms
South Bank ©
South Bank

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, then sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, and finally take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town. Keep things going the next day: learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland and then stroll through Elie Beach.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh day trip planning app .

Getting from London to Edinburgh by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from London in September: highs in Edinburgh hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 9°C. On the 30th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Foyers.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Elie Beach
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close

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Foyers

Foyers ©
To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Foyers day trip site .

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Foyers takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Invermoriston.

Things to do in Foyers

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Museums

Side Trips

Newtonmore, Dalwhinnie Distillery, Laggan Parish Church
Highlights from your plan
Ruthven Barracks ©
Ruthven Barracks
Highland Folk Museum ©
Highland Folk Museum
Dalwhinnie Distillery ©
Dalwhinnie Distillery

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Invermoriston

Invermoriston ©
Invermoriston is a small village 7mi north of Fort Augustus, Highland, Scotland. On the 2nd (Fri), take in the dramatic scenery at Plodda Falls, head outdoors with General Wade’s Military Roads, look for gifts at Caledonian Canal Visitor Centre, then contemplate the long history of Fort Augustus Abbey, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Invermoriston Falls.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Invermoriston attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Foyers to Invermoriston takes an hour. In October in Invermoriston, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Drumnadrochit.

Things to do in Invermoriston

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fort Augustus, Plodda Falls
Highlights from your plan
Plodda Falls ©
Plodda Falls
Fort Augustus Abbey ©
Fort Augustus Abbey
General Wade’s Military Roads ©
General Wade’s Military Roads

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Drumnadrochit

Drumnadrochit ©
Drumnadrochit is a village in the Highland local government council area of Scotland, lying on the west shore of Loch Ness, at the foot of Glen Urquhart.HistoryThe settlement grew up around a bridge over the River Enrick and the name Drumnadrochit derives from the Scottish Gaelic 'druim na drochaid' meaning the 'Ridge of the Bridge'. On the 3rd (Sat), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Glen Ord Distillery Visitor Centre & Whisky Shop, contemplate the long history of Beauly Priory, get a taste of the local shopping with Kilmorack Gallery, then delve into the distant past at Corrimony Chambered Cairn, and finally explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Ninians Church, get to know the fascinating history of Glen Strathfarrar, then identify plant and animal life at Aigas Field Centre, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Rogie Falls.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Drumnadrochit trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drumnadrochit is very close to Invermoriston. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Drumnadrochit

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Beauly, Glen Ord Distillery Visitor Centre & Whisky Shop, Rogie Falls
Highlights from your plan
Beauly Priory ©
Beauly Priory
Corrimony Chambered Cairn ©
Corrimony Chambered Cairn
Glen Strathfarrar ©
Glen Strathfarrar

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