59 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

59 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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59 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Santa Maria
Fly:  29​h
1
Edinburgh
— 8 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Fort William
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Inverness
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Durness
— 6 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
5
Keswick
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
York
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Moreton-in-Marsh
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Bath
— 7 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
9
London
— 7 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Santa Maria

8
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Jenners Edinburgh and Miss Katie Cupcake. Get outdoors at Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, sample the fine beverages at Edinburgh Gin Distillery, stop by Aquila, and stroll through Ardtoe Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh holiday planner.

Santa Maria, Brazil to Edinburgh is an approximately 29-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. In February, Edinburgh is much colder than Santa Maria - with highs of 8°C and lows of 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Shopping Golf Outdoors
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town

6
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. Get in touch with nature at Camusdarach Beach and Silver Sands of Morar. Head to Highland Soaps and The Granite Housefor some retail therapy. Explore Fort William's surroundings by going to All The Goodness (in Ardelve), Iceberg Glass (in Fort Augustus) and Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods (in Glenuig). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Andrew's Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands), and look for gifts at Woodland Pottery.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Fort William trip builder app .

Getting from Edinburgh to Fort William by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Strontian, Spean Bridge, Camusdarach Beach, Glen Etive, All The Goodness Coffee & Bakeshop
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Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) ©
Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands)
Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve

5
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
We've included these beaches for you: Brora Beach and Rosemarkie Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Nairn Beach and Caley Cruises. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Inverness: Pandora's Emporium (in Brora), Iolaire (in Nairn) and Aviemore (Speyside Way Long Distance Trail & Loch Morlich). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Dornoch Beach, stop by Coast Candle Co, and explore the activities along River Foyers.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Inverness trip planner.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Inverness takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in February, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Durness.

Things to do in Inverness

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Dornoch, Brora, Nairn, Aviemore, Campbell's of Beauly
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Brora Beach ©
Brora Beach
Nairn Beach ©
Nairn Beach
Rosemarkie Beach ©
Rosemarkie Beach

6
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Get in touch with nature at Oldshoremore Beach and Sango Bay. Do your shopping at The Culkein Store and Highland Stoneware, Baddidarroch. Venture out of the city with trips to Clachtoll Beach Campsite (in Clachtoll), Polin Beach (in Kinlochbervie) and Scourie Bay (in Scourie). There's more to do: kick back and relax at Rispond Beach and tour the pleasant surroundings at Balnakeil Bay.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Durness trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Inverness to Durness takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. February in Durness sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Keswick.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kinlochbervie, Lochinver, The Jammery Culkein, Scourie Bay, Clachtoll Beach Campsite
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Oldshoremore Beach ©
Oldshoremore Beach
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach

6
nights
Keswick

Keswick ©
Keswick is an English market town and civil parish, historically in Cumberland, and since 1974 in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria. Visiting Buttermere and Central Fells will get you outdoors. Head to SpindleCraft and The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (Sarah Nelson's)for plenty of shopping. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Keswick: Hallin Fell (in Pooley Bridge), Grasmere (Herdy, Grasmere Chocolate Cottage, & more) and Ambleside (Sam Read Bookseller & Fred Holdsworth Books). There's lots more to do: look for gifts at Friars, browse the fresh offerings at Melville Tyson Ltd, kick back and relax at Silecroft Beach, and contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Keswick trip planning tool .

You can drive from Durness to Keswick in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Durness in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Keswick, with lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to York.

Things to do in Keswick

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Grasmere, Ambleside, SpindleCraft, Melville Tyson Ltd, The Wool Clip Shop
Highlights from your plan
Buttermere Lake ©
Buttermere Lake
Helm Crag ©
Helm Crag
Silecroft Beach ©
Silecroft Beach

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.
For shopping fun, head to York Shambles or The Imaginarium - York. Take a break from the city and head to Ladybower Reservoir and Seaham Beach. Take a break from York with a short trip to Crushed Chilli Gallery in Durham, about 1h 45 min away. It doesn't end there: stop by Pylones and buy something for everyone on your list at Stonegate.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, go to the York day trip tool .

Drive from Keswick to York in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Keswick in March since evenings lows in York dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Moreton-in-Marsh.

Things to do in York

Shopping Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Durham, Ladybower Reservoir
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York Shambles ©
York Shambles
Ladybower Reservoir ©
Ladybower Reservoir
York Minster ©
York Minster

5
nights
Moreton-in-Marsh

Moreton-in-Marsh ©
Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. Do your shopping at Alain Rouveure Galleries and Burford Garden Center. Change things up with these side-trips from Moreton-in-Marsh: Chedworth Farm Shop (in Chedworth), Cirencester (Octavia's Bookshop, Pick a Pot, & more) and Stratford-upon-Avon (Bonds, The Shakespeare Hospice Bookshop, & more). There's much more to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, look for gifts at Treasure Seekers Gift Shop, browse the different shops at The Brewery Quarter, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Upstairs Downstairs.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Moreton-in-Marsh route planner .

Getting from York to Moreton-in-Marsh by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. In March, daytime highs in Moreton-in-Marsh are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Moreton-in-Marsh

Shopping Nightlife Fun & Games

Side Trips

Stratford-upon-Avon, Gloucester, Cirencester, Cheltenham, Alain Rouveure Galleries
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Alain Rouveure Galleries ©
Alain Rouveure Galleries
Chedworth Farm Shop ©
Chedworth Farm Shop

7
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Head to Emma Rose Art Works and Mr B's Emporium Of Reading Delightsfor plenty of shopping. Escape the urban bustle at Ebbor Gorge and Cotswold Edge Golf Club. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bath: Glastonbury (The Speaking Tree & Ham Wall Nature Reserve), The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes) and Hookshouse Pottery (in Tetbury). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, stop by Alexandra May Jewellery, browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge, and tee off at Chipping Sodbury Golf Club.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bath sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Moreton-in-Marsh to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Glastonbury, Hookshouse Pottery, Chipping Sodbury Golf Club, The Cotswold Range, Ebbor Gorge
Highlights from your plan
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Walking tours

7
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.
For shopping fun, head to Harrods or Covent Garden. There's still lots to do: hunt for treasures at Camden Market, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, admire the masterpieces at British Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the London vacation planner.

Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in London are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Covent Garden ©
Covent Garden
Harrods ©
Harrods

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