41 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

41 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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41 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Kampala
Fly:  14​h
1
London
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Cheltenham
— 5 nights
+2
train + foot + Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Edinburgh
— 5 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Durness
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Inverness
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Fort William
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
7
Windermere
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
8
Caernarfon
— 5 nights
+2
train + foot + Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Kampala

5
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, steep yourself in history at Tower of London, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and take in the views from Tower Bridge.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read London trip maker tool .

Kampala, Uganda to London is an approximately 14-hour combination of car and flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Kampala to London due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kampala in September, expect London to be a bit cooler, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

5
nights
Cheltenham

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. Change things up with these side-trips from Cheltenham: Chavenage House (in Tetbury), Corinium Museum (in Cirencester) and The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, examine the collection at Jet Age Museum, get your game on at Cotswold Archery, and hike along Cotswold Way.

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You can drive from London to Cheltenham in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. September in Cheltenham sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Cirencester, Moreton-in-Marsh, Bath, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswolds Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks

5
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, and engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh trip planner.

Do a combination of train and flight from Cheltenham to Edinburgh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Cheltenham in September since evenings lows in Edinburgh dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Durness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

5
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Change things up with these side-trips from Durness: Sandwood Bay Beach (in Kinlochbervie), Lochinver (Drumbeg Loop & Achmelvich Beach) and Kylesku Bridge (in Kylesku). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Durness Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Balnakeil Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sango Bay, and make a trip to Cairn House Gallery.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Durness road trip site .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Durness in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. September in Durness sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lochinver, Kylesku Bridge, Sandwood Bay Beach, Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve, Achnahaird Bay
Highlights from your plan
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Achnahaird Bay ©
Achnahaird Bay
Sango Bay ©
Sango Bay

5
nights
Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Change things up with these side-trips from Inverness: St Ninians Church (in Drumnadrochit), Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn (in Struy) and Aigas Field Centre (in Beauly). The adventure continues: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, witness the site of a historic battle at Battlefield Select Tours, explore the striking landscape of Cairngorms National Park, and get outside with Aviemore Ospreys.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Inverness trip planner.

You can drive from Durness to Inverness in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Aviemore, Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, Aigas Field Centre, River Foyers, St Ninians Church
Highlights from your plan
Distillery Tours
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Glenmore Forest Park ©
Glenmore Forest Park

5
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. Explore Fort William's surroundings by going to Morar Beach (in Morar), Camusdarach Beach (in Arisaig) and Loch Affric Circular Walk (in Beauly). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, take in the dramatic scenery at Steall Waterfall, take in the pleasant sights at Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks, and pause for some photo ops at Commando Monument.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Fort William trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Inverness to Fort William in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Glencoe Village, Morar Beach, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Ballachulish Slate Quarry, Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks
Highlights from your plan
Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Loch Affric Circular Walk ©
Loch Affric Circular Walk

4
nights
Windermere

Windermere
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Venture out of the city with trips to Predator Experience (in Ayside) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale). And it doesn't end there: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, explore the striking landscape of Lake District National Park Guided Walks, examine the collection at Ruskin Museum, and contemplate the long history of Stott Park Bobbin Mill.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Windermere trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Fort William to Windermere takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can go by car to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Lake District, Newby Bridge Weir, Lake Grasmere, Ruskin Museum
Highlights from your plan
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience

5
nights
Caernarfon

Caernarfon ©
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Get out of town with these interesting Caernarfon side-trips: Harlech (Y Lasynys Fawr & Harlech Beach), St Gwyddelan's Church (in Dolwyddelan) and Cader Idris (in Dolgellau). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Snowdon, take in nature's colorful creations at Plas Cadnant Hidden Gardens, step into the grandiose world of Caernarfon Castle, and enjoy some diversion at Redline Indoor Karting.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Caernarfon route site .

Traveling by car from Windermere to Caernarfon takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Caernarfon are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Harlech, Snowdon, Plas Cadnant Hidden Gardens, Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve, St Gwyddelan's Church
Highlights from your plan
Cader Idris ©
Cader Idris
Snowdon ©
Snowdon
Dragon Raiders Activity Park ©
Dragon Raiders Activity Park

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