60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Rockhampton
Fly:  31​h
1
London
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Cheltenham
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Caernarfon
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
4
Durness
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Dornoch
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Beauly
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Fort William
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
8
Edinburgh
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h
9
Windermere
— 10 nights
Drive + Fly:  38​h
End: Rockhampton

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace, admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the London vacation planner.

Rockhampton, Australia to London is an approximately 31-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Rockhampton to London is minus 10 hours. When traveling from Rockhampton in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in London: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cheltenham.

Things to do in London

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

6
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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cheltenham: The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes), Tetbury (Chavenage House & The Royal Gardens at Highgrove) and Head 4 Heights Ltd (in Shorncote). There's still lots to do: explore the galleries of The Roman Baths, make a trip to Stonehenge, see the interesting displays at Corinium Museum, and hike along Cotswold Way.

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Traveling by car from London to Cheltenham takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Cheltenham are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Gloucester, Cirencester, Painswick, Tetbury, Cotswold Lavender
Highlights from your plan
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths

5
nights
Caernarfon

Caernarfon ©
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Explore Caernarfon's surroundings by going to Cader Idris (in Dolgellau), Aber Falls (in Abergwyngregyn) and Bodnant Garden (in Tal-y-Cafn). Spend the 10th (Tue) exploring nature at Snowdonia National Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Snowdon, enjoy some diversion at Beacon Climbing Centre, head outdoors with Dragon Raiders Activity Park, and don't miss a visit to Dolbadarn Castle.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Caernarfon travel route builder site .

You can drive from Cheltenham to Caernarfon in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In September in Caernarfon, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Durness.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bodnant Garden, Dolbadarn Castle, Snowdonia National Park, Aber Falls, Dragon Raiders Activity Park
Highlights from your plan
Dragon Raiders Activity Park ©
Dragon Raiders Activity Park
Snowdon ©
Snowdon
Beacon Climbing Centre ©
Beacon Climbing Centre

4
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Durness: Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve (in Ullapool), Lochinver (Drumbeg Loop, Achmelvich Beach, & more) and Kinlochbervie (Oldshoremore Beach & Sandwood Bay Beach). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Durness Beach, make a trip to Cairn House Gallery, get a taste of the local shopping with Lotte Glob, and stroll through Sango Bay.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Durness day trip tool .

Drive from Caernarfon to Durness in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Caernarfon in September since evenings lows in Durness dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Dornoch.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lochinver, Kinlochbervie, Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve, Ardvreck Castle
Highlights from your plan
Sandwood Bay Beach ©
Sandwood Bay Beach
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Sango Bay ©
Sango Bay

6
nights
Dornoch

Dornoch ©
Dornoch is a town and seaside resort, and former Royal burgh in the Highlands of Scotland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dornoch: Whaligoe Steps (in Whaligoe), Clan Gunn Museum (in Latheron) and Wick Heritage Museum (in Wick). There's still lots to do: play a few rounds at Royal Dornoch Golf Club, look for all kinds of wild species at Alladale Wilderness Reserve, take in the dramatic scenery at Fairy Glen, and relax in the rural setting at Wester Hardmuir Fruit Farm.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Dornoch route maker .

You can drive from Durness to Dornoch in 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Dornoch are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Beauly.

Things to do in Dornoch

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trips

Nairn, Laidhay Croft Museum, Wick Heritage Museum, Dunrobin Castle and Gardens, Fortrose & Rosemarkie Golf Club
Highlights from your plan
Wick Heritage Museum ©
Wick Heritage Museum
Royal Dornoch Golf Club ©
Royal Dornoch Golf Club
Fortrose & Rosemarkie Golf Club ©
Fortrose & Rosemarkie Golf Club

6
nights
Beauly

Beauly ©
Beauly is a town in the Kilmorack Parish of the Scottish County of Inverness, on the River Beauly, 10mi west of Inverness by the Far North railway line. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Beauly: Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail (in Kinlochewe), Foyers (Hillside Path & River Foyers) and Drumnadrochit (St Ninians Church & Meall Fuar-Mhonaidh). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Aigas Field Centre, hike along Loch Affric Circular Walk, explore the striking landscape at Coire Mhic Fhearchair, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Glen Strathfarrar.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Beauly online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Dornoch to Beauly takes an hour. In September, daytime highs in Beauly are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Beauly

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Munlochy, Foyers, Drumnadrochit, Corrieshalloch Gorge National Nature Reserve, Loch Beinn a Mheadhoin
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
River Foyers ©
River Foyers
Loch Affric Circular Walk ©
Loch Affric Circular Walk

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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fort William: Glenfinnan (Loch Shiel & Glenfinnan Viaduct), Morar Beach (in Morar) and Camusdarach Beach (in Arisaig). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, play a few rounds at Kingussie Golf Club, examine the collection at West Highland Museum, and admire the verdant scenery at Glencoe.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Fort William trip tool .

Drive from Beauly to Fort William in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Fort Augustus, Glenfinnan, Glen Etive, Glen Coe, Commando Monument
Highlights from your plan
Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Climbing Tours
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall

6
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Take a break from Edinburgh with a short trip to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow, about 1h 45 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and take some stellar pictures from Calton Hill.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip itinerary maker site .

Drive from Fort William to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Windermere.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

10
nights
Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Venture out of the city with trips to The Forbidden Corner (in Middleham), The World of Beatrix Potter (in Bowness-on-Windermere) and Aira Force (in Penrith). The adventure continues: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, take in the pleasant sights at Alpacaly Ever After, enjoy some diversion at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, and take in nature's colorful creations at Holehird Gardens.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Windermere vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Windermere takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, Coniston, Lake District, Ambleside, Newby Bridge Weir
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Holehird Gardens ©
Holehird Gardens

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