46 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

46 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom sightseeing planner

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Tenby
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St. Davids
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Aberystwyth
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Aberdyfi (Aberdovey)
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Tal-y-llyn
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Harlech
— 1 night
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Llanberis
— 2 nights
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Caernarfon
— 1 night
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Holyhead, Anglesey
— 1 night
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Wrexham
— 2 nights
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Liverpool
— 3 nights
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Grasmere
— 2 nights
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Glasgow
— 1 night
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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
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Alexandria
— 3 nights
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Berwick upon Tweed
— 2 nights
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Jarrow
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York
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Cambridge
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Canterbury
— 2 nights
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Bexhill-on-Sea
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Brighton
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Salisbury
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St Ives
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Tenby

— 1 night
Tenby is a walled seaside town in Pembrokeshire, Wales, on the western side of Carmarthen Bay, and the name for the local government community of Tenby.Notable features of Tenby include of sandy beaches; the 13th century medieval town walls, including the Five Arches barbican gatehouse; the 15th century St. For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Tenby route tool.

Swansea to Tenby is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also drive; or take a bus; or take a train. June in Tenby sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 12°C at night. On the 21st (Thu), you're off to St. Davids.

Things to do in Tenby

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

St. Davids

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Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Davids Cathedral.

Start your trip to St. Davids by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Tenby to St. Davids in an hour. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Aberystwyth.

Things to do in St. Davids

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Aberystwyth

— 1 night
Aberystwyth is a historic market town, administrative centre, and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales, often colloquially known as Aber. Plan a trip to Aberystwyth easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Drive from St. Davids to Aberystwyth in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. You will leave for Aberdyfi (Aberdovey) on the 22nd (Fri).

Things to do in Aberystwyth

Parks · Outdoors · Nightlife · Tours

Aberdyfi (Aberdovey)

— 1 night
The Welsh west coast is home to Aberdyfi (Aberdovey), a small village on Cardigan Bay known for its fishing and ship building business.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): look for gifts at Grandmas Sweet Shop, then stop by Holgates Ice Cream Shop & Cafe, and then kick back and relax at Tywyn Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Aberdyfi (Aberdovey) tour itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Aberystwyth to Aberdyfi (Aberdovey) in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Tal-y-llyn.

Things to do in Aberdyfi (Aberdovey)

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Tal-y-llyn

— 3 nights
Popular historic sites such as Castell-y-bere and Saint Marks's Brithdir are in your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Dyfi Osprey Project and Fairbourne Beach.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tal-y-llyn tour itinerary builder.

Tal-y-llyn is very close to Aberdyfi (Aberdovey). In June in Tal-y-llyn, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Harlech.

Things to do in Tal-y-llyn

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Harlech

— 1 night
Harlech is a town and seaside resort in Gwynedd, within the historic boundaries of Merionethshire in northwest Wales. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Harlech Beach and then explore the historical opulence of Harlech Castle.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Harlech journey planner.

Traveling by car from Tal-y-llyn to Harlech takes an hour. June in Harlech sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Llanberis.

Things to do in Harlech

Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Llanberis

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Swallow Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Plas Mawr, then contemplate the long history of Smallest House in Britain, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Llanfairfechan Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Llanberis online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Harlech to Llanberis by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In June, daytime highs in Llanberis are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Llanberis

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Caernarfon

— 1 night
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Cae'r Gors and then stroll through Dinas Dinlle Beach.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Caernarfon trip itinerary maker.

Caernarfon is just a stone's throw from Llanberis. In June, daily temperatures in Caernarfon can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Holyhead.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Holyhead, Anglesey

— 1 night
Holyhead is the largest town in the county of Isle of Anglesey in Wales. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): stroll through Traeth Crigyll, then join the crowd at Anglesey Circuit - Trac Mon, and then enjoy the sea views from South Stack Lighthouse.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Holyhead vacation builder website.

Getting from Caernarfon to Holyhead by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Wrexham.

Things to do in Holyhead

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wrexham

— 2 nights
Wrexham is the largest town in the north of Wales and an administrative, commercial, retail and educational centre. On the 1st (Sun), relax in the rural setting at The Ice Cream Farm, make a trip to Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, then contemplate the long history of Llangollen Bridge, and finally explore the historical opulence of National Trust - Chirk Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Erddig and then take in nature's colorful creations at The Quarry.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Wrexham trip site.

Traveling by car from Holyhead to Wrexham takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Liverpool.

Things to do in Wrexham

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Liverpool

— 3 nights

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Liverpool Cathedral and Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Lido Beach and Pensarn Beach. Go for a jaunt from Liverpool to Chester to see Chester Zoo about 38 minutes away. There's more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Royal Albert Dock Liverpool and examine the collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Liverpool holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Wrexham to Liverpool takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Liverpool, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in Liverpool

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Grasmere

— 2 nights
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): have fun and explore at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, then get to know the fascinating history of Tarn Hows, and then contemplate the long history of Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Aira Force Waterfall and then contemplate the waterfront views at Buttermere Lake.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Grasmere travel planner.

Drive from Liverpool to Grasmere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Glasgow

— 1 night

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 8th (Sun), pause for some photo ops at The Kelpies & The Helix and then explore the historical opulence of Stirling Castle. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Glasgow online trip planner.

Getting from Grasmere to Glasgow by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July in Glasgow, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Edinburgh

— 3 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Portobello Beach, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, and then steep yourself in history at McEwan Hall.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh day trip planner.

You can drive from Glasgow to Edinburgh in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Alexandria.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Alexandria

— 3 nights
Alexandria is a town in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland. Escape the urban bustle at Lunderston Bay and Falls of Dochart. Get some historical perspective at Inveraray Castle and Dumbarton Castle. It doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Lomond.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Alexandria trip planning site.

Getting from Edinburgh to Alexandria by car takes about 2 hours. In July in Alexandria, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Berwick upon Tweed.

Things to do in Alexandria

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Berwick upon Tweed

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Ross Back Sands Beach and then step into the grandiose world of Alnwick Castle. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at The Emporium, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Alnwick Garden, and then enjoy the sand and surf at St Aiden Beach.

To find ratings and more tourist information, read Berwick upon Tweed travel route planner.

Drive from Alexandria to Berwick upon Tweed in 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Berwick upon Tweed are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Newcastle upon Tyne.

Things to do in Berwick upon Tweed

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Newcastle upon Tyne

— 3 nights

Student City

One of the hippest urban centers in the northeastern part of the country, Newcastle upon Tyne once had a reputation for being an industrial wasteland with little to offer casual tourists.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): appreciate the history behind The Angel of the North and then contemplate the long history of Durham Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the water at your own pace with Browns Rowing Boats and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Durham Cathedral.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Newcastle upon Tyne trip maker website.

Getting from Berwick upon Tweed to Newcastle upon Tyne by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Newcastle upon Tyne can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Jarrow.

Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Transportation · Beaches

Side Trips

Jarrow

— 1 night
Jarrow is a town in north-east England, located on the River Tyne. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Long Sands Beach, then make a trip to World War One Soldier Sculpture, and then don't miss a visit to Penshaw Monument.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Jarrow trip itinerary builder.

Jarrow is just a stone's throw from Newcastle upon Tyne. In July, daytime highs in Jarrow are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to York.

Things to do in Jarrow

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum. On the next day, go for a walk through York City Walls, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at York Minster, then stop by York Shambles, and finally identify plant and animal life at York Bird of Prey Centre.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our York trip app.

You can drive from Jarrow to York in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in York are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Cambridge.

Things to do in York

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cambridge

— 2 nights

City of Perspiring Dreams

Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): admire the striking features of Anglesey Abbey, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ely Cathedral, and then steep yourself in history at Wimpole Estate. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of King's College Chapel, then admire the masterpieces at Fitzwilliam Museum, then contemplate the long history of St. John's College, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at The River Cam.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cambridge trip tool.

Drive from York to Cambridge in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In July in Cambridge, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 17°C at night. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Canterbury.

Things to do in Cambridge

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Canterbury

— 2 nights
Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district of Kent, England. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Eastbridge Hospital and then explore the striking landscape at The White Cliffs of Dover. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Martin's Church, then explore the historical opulence of Dover Castle, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St Thomas R C Church.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Canterbury trip planner.

You can drive from Cambridge to Canterbury in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bexhill-on-Sea.

Things to do in Canterbury

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Bexhill-on-Sea

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bexhill Beach and then step into the grandiose world of Bodiam Castle.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Bexhill-on-Sea itinerary tool.

You can drive from Canterbury to Bexhill-on-Sea in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Brighton.

Things to do in Bexhill-on-Sea

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Brighton

— 2 nights

London-by-the-Sea

Once a sleepy little fishing village, Brighton is a modern seaside town known for its Asian architecture and a large gay community.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): kick back and relax at Brighton Beach and then admire the striking features of Royal Pavilion. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of St Pancras Church, then stop by Gustamps, and then cool off at West Wittering Beach.

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

Traveling by car from Bexhill-on-Sea to Brighton takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Brighton when traveling from Bexhill-on-Sea in July, with lows around 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Tue) before leaving for Salisbury.

Things to do in Brighton

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Salisbury

— 1 night
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): delve into the distant past at Stonehenge and then admire the striking features of Arundells.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Salisbury road trip planner.

Getting from Brighton to Salisbury by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can go by car to St Ives.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

St Ives

— 2 nights
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Porthminster Beach and then head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount. Here are some ideas for day two: sample the tasty concoctions at Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm and then enjoy the sand and surf at Perranporth Beach.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read St Ives road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Salisbury to St Ives takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Salisbury in August: highs in St Ives hover around 21°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Glastonbury.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Glastonbury

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Cheddar Gorge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wells Cathedral, and then don't miss a visit to Glastonbury Tor.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Glastonbury day trip planner.

You can drive from St Ives to Glastonbury in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Glastonbury

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

United Kingdom travel guide

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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.