50 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

50 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Edinburgh
— 6 nights
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Durness
— 3 nights
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Aviemore
— 3 nights
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Grange-over-Sands
— 3 nights
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York
— 6 nights
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Bakewell
— 5 nights
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Shipston on Stour
— 2 nights
Drive
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Gloucester
— 5 nights
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St Ives
— 5 nights
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Bath
— 5 nights
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London
— 6 nights
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Edinburgh

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Take a break from the city and head to Beadnell Bay Beach and Elie Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bamburgh Beach and Embleton Bay. Go for a jaunt from Edinburgh to Errol to see Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines about 1h 15 min away. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, get to know the fascinating history of Edinburgh Old Town, and browse the exhibits of Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Edinburgh trip itinerary maker site.

Atlanta, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Atlanta to Edinburgh. In November, Edinburgh is a bit cooler than Atlanta - with highs of 48°F and lows of 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Durness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

3
nights
Durness

Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Durness Beach and Sango Bay. Get in touch with nature at Sandwood Bay Beach and Oldshoremore Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Durness: Polin Beach (in Kinlochbervie), Scourie Bay (in Scourie) and Dun Dornaigil Broch (in Altnaharra). It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Balnakeil Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Durness itinerary builder.

Drive from Edinburgh to Durness in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Durness are 47°F, while nighttime lows are 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Aviemore.

Things to do in Durness

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

3
nights
Aviemore

Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Get a sense of the local culture at Morayvia and Fused and Light. Visiting Highland Wildlife & Birdwatch Safaris and Loch Morlich will get you outdoors. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's more to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Cairngorm Brewery and look for all kinds of wild species at RZSS Highland Wildlife Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Aviemore day trip planner.

You can drive from Durness to Aviemore in 3 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Aviemore can reach 47°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Grange-over-Sands.

Things to do in Aviemore

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

3
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Grange-over-Sands

Known for its friendly people and balmy climate, Grange-over-Sands serves as a home base for holidaymakers who come to explore the surrounding area.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Lakeland Motor Museum and Laurel and Hardy Museum. Visiting Predator Experience and Catbells Lakeland Walk will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Grange-over-Sands: Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale), Helm Crag (in Grasmere) and The Lakes Distillery (in Bassenthwaite). There's still lots to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company, indulge in some personalized pampering at Mountain Massage Co., and get interesting insight from Lake District Sheepdog Experience.

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You can drive from Aviemore to Grange-over-Sands in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trips

6
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York

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.
Durham Heritage Coast and York Shambles are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Durham Cathedral and Durham Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Donna Nook Nature Reserve (in North Somercotes), The Wonkey Donkey Visitors Centre (in Knottingley) and My Little Farm Spa (in Liversedge). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Seaham Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, pause for some serene contemplation at St Michael le Belfrey, and take an in-depth tour of Durham Museum.

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Getting from Grange-over-Sands to York by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In November, daytime highs in York are 49°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bakewell.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

5
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Bakewell

Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding. Popular historic sites such as Chatsworth House and Tissington Hall are in your itinerary. Get in touch with nature at Ladybower Reservoir and Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bakewell: Nelsons Distillery & School (in Uttoxeter), Land Rover Experience (in Tarporley) and Stockley Farm Birds of Prey Centre (in Northwich). The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on Peak Mountaineering, examine the collection at Gladstone Pottery Museum, go for a walk through Limestone Way / Bradford River Walk, and look for all kinds of wild species at Battlefield Falconry Centre.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bakewell day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from York to Bakewell takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 49°F in November, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Shipston on Stour.

Things to do in Bakewell

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

2
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Shipston on Stour

Shipston-on-Stour is a town and civil parish on the River Stour about 10mi south of Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire close to the boundaries with Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): examine the collection at Cotswold Motoring Museum, sample the tasty concoctions at Hook Norton Brewery, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Church. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Batsford Arboretum, then get reinvigorated at Freestyle360, and then admire the natural beauty at Snowshill Manor.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Shipston on Stour trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Bakewell to Shipston on Stour by car takes about 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Gloucester.

Things to do in Shipston on Stour

Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

5
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Gloucester

Get some historical perspective at Collegiate Church of St Mary's and Tewkesbury Abbey. Get in touch with nature at The Cotswold Range and WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre. Venture out of the city with trips to Chase Distillery (in Hereford), Arctic Quest Sled Dog Adventures (in Tewkesbury) and The Cotswold Brewing Company (in Bourton-on-the-Water).

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Gloucester trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Shipston on Stour to Gloucester takes 1.5 hours. In November in Gloucester, expect temperatures between 51°F during the day and 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to St Ives.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

5
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St Ives

St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. St Just-in-Roseland Church and Museum of Cornish Life, Helston are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Hayle Towans Beach and Godrevy Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from St Ives: Crantock Beach (in Crantock), Porthcurno Beach (in Porthcurno) and Gunwalloe Church Cove Beach (in Gunwalloe). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Gwithian Beach, identify plant and animal life at The Flicka Foundation - Donkey Sanctuary, enjoy the sand and surf at Porthminster Beach, and indulge in some personalized pampering at The Scarlet Spa.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the St Ives trip planner.

Getting from Gloucester to St Ives by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In December in St Ives, expect temperatures between 51°F during the day and 43°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

5
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Bath

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
The Roman Baths and Holburne Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get some historical perspective at Wells Cathedral and Castle Combe Village. Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Wells Market Place (in Wells), Westonbirt Arboretum (in Tetbury) and Malmesbury Market Cross (in Malmesbury). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Stonehenge, make a trip to Winchester Cathedral, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bath vacation planner.

You can drive from St Ives to Bath in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

6
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London

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Gallery and Saatchi Gallery. Natural History Museum and Westminster Abbey are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting London side-trips: Coda Falconry (in Waltham Abbey) and Thames Valley Wine School (in Reading). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at The British Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Churchill War Rooms, admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read London trip planning site.

Getting from Bath to London by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. December in London sees daily highs of 50°F and lows of 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
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.