57 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

57 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom vacation maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

57 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Inverness
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Ullapool
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Fort William
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Edinburgh
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Ambleside
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
York
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Caernarfon
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Gloucester
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
9
Bath
— 6 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
10
London
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Amsterdam

6
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Get some cultural insight at Nigg Old Church and Fused and Light. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Glen Strathfarrar and Culloden Battlefield. Explore Inverness' surroundings by going to Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn (in Struy), Boat of Garten (Boat of Garten Community Garden & Loch Garten Nature Reserve) and Abernethy National Nature Reserve (in Nethy Bridge). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at RSPB - Insh Marshes, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the activities along Udale Bay, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Inverness trip maker website .

Amsterdam, Holland to Inverness is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Traveling from Amsterdam to Inverness, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ullapool.

Things to do in Inverness

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Aviemore, Newtonmore, Beauly, Ben Wyvis National Nature Reserve, Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Nigg Old Church ©
Nigg Old Church
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

5
nights
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Your inner history buff will appreciate Dun Dornaigil Broch and Inchnadamph Old Parish Church Museum, Kirkton, Assynt. Get some cultural insight at RhueArt and Durness Deep Time. Change things up with these side-trips from Ullapool: Castle Varrich (in Tongue), Lochinver (Culag Woods & Little Assynt Estate) and Maryck Memories of Childhood (in Kylesku). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Inverpolly Nature Reserve, step off the mainland to explore Handa Island Wildlife Reserve, explore the historical opulence of Ardvreck Castle, and get engrossed in the history at Ullapool Museum.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ullapool trip planner .

Getting from Inverness to Ullapool by car takes about 1.5 hours. In March in Ullapool, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Fort William.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Assynt, Lochinver, Durness, Russian Arctic Convoy Museum, Alladale Wilderness Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Inverpolly Nature Reserve ©
Inverpolly Nature Reserve
Ardvreck Castle ©
Ardvreck Castle
Dun Dornaigil Broch ©
Dun Dornaigil Broch

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. Do some cultural sightseeing at Brochs at Glenelg - Dun Telve & Dun Troddan and Treasures of the Earth. Your inner history buff will appreciate Castle Tioram and Glenfinnan Church. Venture out of the city with trips to Loch Morar (in Morar), Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve (in Strontian) and Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Glen Etive, take a memorable tour with Tours, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cille Choirill Church, and stroll the grounds of Camas nan Geall.

Planning Fort William trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Drive from Ullapool to Fort William in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Glencoe Village, Laggan, Camas nan Geall, Loch Morar, Glencoe & Dalness
Highlights from your plan
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Castle Tioram ©
Castle Tioram
Glen Etive ©
Glen Etive

6
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Visit Edinburgh Castle and Palace of Holyroodhouse for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at National Museum of Scotland and Calton Hill. Explore Edinburgh's surroundings by going to Strathblane Falconry (in Strathblane), The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (in Seahouses) and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum (in Glasgow). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at BobCat Alpacas, engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh road trip planning site .

You can drive from Fort William to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ambleside.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Dalhousie Castle Falconry, Strathblane Falconry, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

6
nights
Ambleside

Ambleside ©
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Castle Crag and Conishead Priory are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Jesus Church and St Lawrence Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ambleside: The Howk (in Caldbeck), Smardale Gill Nature Reserve (in Kirkby Stephen) and Keld Chapel (in Shap). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Predator Experience, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Haweswater Reservoir, take some stellar pictures from Walla Crag, and go for a walk through Alpacaly Ever After.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Ambleside holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Ambleside takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to York.

Things to do in Ambleside

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kendal, Cockermouth, Grange-in-Borrowdale, Grange-over-Sands, Sheffield Pike
Highlights from your plan
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Castle Crag ©
Castle Crag
Jesus Church ©
Jesus Church

6
nights
York

York ©
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.
Appreciate the collections at National Railway Museum and Prince of Wales Own Regiment of Yorkshire Museum. Get some cultural insight at York Castle Museum and York Minster. Get out of town with these interesting York side-trips: National Coal Mining Museum for England (in Overton), SMJ Falconry (in Oxenhope) and The Donkey Sanctuary (in Hurdlow). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Walworth Castle Birds of Prey, contemplate the long history of Durham Cathedral, brush up on your military savvy at The Royal Dragoon Guards Museum, and get all the information you need at The Wonkey Donkey Visitors Centre.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the York trip planning website .

You can drive from Ambleside to York in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. March in York sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Caernarfon.

Things to do in York

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

South Cave, Walworth Castle Birds of Prey, Durham Cathedral, Hawks Of Steele, York Bird of Prey Centre
Highlights from your plan
Walworth Castle Birds of Prey ©
Walworth Castle Birds of Prey
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral

5
nights
Caernarfon

Caernarfon ©
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Yr Ysgwrn and St Gwyddelan's Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Saint Marks's Brithdir and Marble Church will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Caernarfon side-trips: Bywyd Gwyllt Glaslyn Wildlife - Glaslyn Ospreys (in Llanfrothen), Gwaith Powdwr Nature Reserve (in Penrhyndeudraeth) and Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve (in Bethesda). There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Craflwyn and Beddgelert and make a trip to Holyhead Mountain.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Caernarfon trip planner .

Traveling by car from York to Caernarfon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Caernarfon can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Harlech, Llandudno, Barmouth, Conwy, Marble Church
Highlights from your plan
Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve ©
Yr Ysgwrn ©
Yr Ysgwrn
Saint Marks's Brithdir ©
Saint Marks's Brithdir

5
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Gloucester is a city and district in southwest England, the county city of Gloucestershire. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Nature in Art and Blackfriars. Let the collections at Jet Age Museum and John Moore Museum capture your imagination. Explore Gloucester's surroundings by going to WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre (in Slimbridge), Berkeley (Purton Ships Graveyard & St. Mary's Church) and St Saviour's Church (in Tetbury). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary de Crypt Church, look for all kinds of wild species at The Barn Owl Centre, make a trip to Ashleworth Tithe Barn, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Gloucester Docks.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Gloucester road trip planning site .

Getting from Caernarfon to Gloucester by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Tewkesbury, Slimbridge, Berkeley, Stroud, Owlpen Manor House and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Old Baptist Chapel ©
Old Baptist Chapel
Nature in Art ©
Nature in Art
Jet Age Museum ©
Jet Age Museum

6
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Visit The Roman Baths and Hailes Church for their historical value. Museum-lovers will appreciate Somerset Crafts and Corinium Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bath: Walks With Hawks (in Cheltenham), Tewkesbury Abbey (in Tewkesbury) and Bugatti Trust Visitor Center (in Gotherington). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Greystones Farm, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Church, delve into the mystery of Stonehenge, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Mary's Church.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bath vacation planner.

Getting from Gloucester to Bath by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Cirencester, Burford, Glastonbury, Winchcombe, Stow-on-the-Wold
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church

6
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.
Get some historical perspective at Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace. Museum-lovers will get to explore The British Museum and National Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: The Big Cat Sanctuary (in Smarden), Hawking About (in Arundel) and Joe's Bows (in Hernhill). There's much more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms, and contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our London vacation maker .

Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

The Big Cat Sanctuary, Joe's Bows, Hawking About
Highlights from your plan
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

Similar Plans

60 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Asia, South Pacific, United States & Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 25 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM CANADA July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 46 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM POLAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in United Kingdom, Kilkenny & Dublin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM THAILAND May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 33 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans